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For community educators/ teachers interested in environmental education


Attention community educators, environmental educators, teachers (K-12, ECE, and beyond!), teacher candidates: 

Do you want to challenge “nature deficit disorder” and connect science lessons to the real world? Have you ever wondered about how to teach about nature in the city? Are you interested in a professional development workshop where you will develop an environmental education teaching resource that you can share with your colleagues? 


From Fukushima to Toronto: A Town Hall

Mar 18, 2012
918 Bathurst Centre for Culture, Arts, Media & Education
918 Bathurst st
M5R3G5 Toronto , ON
43° 40' 6.9096" N, 79° 24' 45.6192" W
Ontario CA
Featuring workshops and panel discussions on the: Fukushima disaster, risks of nuclear energy in Ontario, steps Torontonians can take to stop nuclear expansion and build a 100% renewable Ontario

Fracking and its impact on groundwater: Lessons from Alberta

Mar 21, 2012 to Mar 22, 2012
Telus Building, Room 134, University of Alberta
Corner of 111 Street and 87 Avenue
T6G 2M7 Edmonton , AB
53° 31' 22.4904" N, 113° 31' 4.1988" W
Alberta CA
Join us for an information session and discussion on the impacts of fracking on groundwater, with Professor Karlis Muehlenbachs from the University of Alberta.

Echoes of a Working Eden: Conversation with Graeme Gibson

Apr 2, 2012
The Gardiner Museum
111 Queen's Park
Toronto , ON
43° 40' 4.8324" N, 79° 23' 37.7412" W
Ontario CA
Graeme Gibson, ardent naturalist and acclaimed author presents on why we should be spending more time in Nature, and what happens to us when we deprive ourselves of its lessons and powers.

Annual seedy Saturday

Mar 3, 2012
Ron Kolbus Lakeside Centre
105 Greenview Av
Ottawa , ON
45° 21' 43.4736" N, 75° 47' 47.0832" W
Ontario CA
Join in the annual seed exchange and sale, featuring an organic mini-market, garden talks, and workshops, a swap table, and organic snacks.

Scarborough seedy Saturday

Mar 17, 2012
Heron Park Recreation Centre
292 Manse Rd at Lawrence Ave E 5 blocks S/E o fKingston Rd and Lawrence E
M1E 3V4 Toronto , ON
43° 46' 6.2832" N, 79° 10' 31.4832" W
Ontario CA
Seedy Saturday is the place to elarn about gardening and trade and purchase heirloom and organice seeds. there will also be workshops, garden gurus and eco tables.

Mining Clayoquot’s Future? Public forum in Tofino

Feb 23, 2012
Tofino Community Hall V0R 2Z0 Tofino , BC
49° 9' 8.7624" N, 125° 54' 8.9748" W
British Columbia CA
Join us for an engaging evening of discussion about the future of mining in Clayoquot Sound. Imperial Metals is exploring two potential mine sites in Clayoquot Sound.

Gentrification or Revitalization?

Feb 24, 2012
Alternative Grounds
333 Roncesvalles Ave
Toronto , ON
43° 38' 57.1992" N, 79° 27' 0.1116" W
Ontario CA
Join us for a public talk on the transformation of our communities.

Meet Polly Higgins and learn about the campaign to make ecocide a crime

Feb 18, 2012
Friends' Meeting House
60 Lowther Avenue (fully accessible, 2 blocks north of St. George subway )
M6H 1N7 Toronto , ON
43° 40' 7.8636" N, 79° 24' 19.2744" W
Ontario CA
British lawyer Polly Higgins has mounted a global campaign to have ecocide recognized as the 5th Crime Against Peace at the 2012 Earth Summit.

"Pipe Dreams" The Keystone XL Pipeline

Feb 17, 2012
Arbour Environmental Shoppe
800 Bank Street in the Glebe between Third and Fourth avenues
K1S 3V8 Ottawa , ON
45° 24' 9.882" N, 75° 41' 18.0852" W
Ontario CA
Screening of Pipe Dreams, a film by Academy Award-nominee Leslie Iwerks. The story of the greatest environmental battle in the US today: the Keystone XL Pipeline

ReFrame Peterborough International Film Festival Jan 27,28,29

Jan 27, 2012 to Jan 30, 2012
ShowPlace Peterborough
260 George St. North
K9J 6Y8 Peterborough , ON
44° 18' 5.4612" N, 78° 19' 11.028" W
Ontario CA
ReFrame celebrates the latest works created by film and video makers from our community, Canada and around the world.


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