Green 13 in Bloor West Villager
Earth hour turns into Earth Week
By LISA RAINFORD
March 05, 2009 10:32 AM
As he walked up Windermere Avenue to Bloor Street West to participate in a community candlelight vigil in recognition of Earth Hour last year, Christopher Holcroft remembers he and his wife agreeing that it would be great to see at least 50 people show up for the even...
The Climate Crisis
What People Are Doing in Your Community and How You Can Get Involved
Please join us for a community action forum. Find out ways to become involved and/or share your ideas on new initiatives. After a showing of Al Gore’s new short film, “New Thinking on the Climate Crisis” there will be a moderated group discussion involving select community organizations. Afterwards, join the group/s of your choice to talk action.
Monday, March 30th 7:30 – 9:30pm
Earth Hour Planning Meeting Update
A very good meeting last week and our most well attended yet!
Through the support of an number of community partners and individuals, we have solidified a full week of events leading up to Earth Hour. A calendar of events is below.
We are in the process of creating a flyer/ poster which will encourage resident and business particpation in Earth Hour by "powering down" and will also include the calendar of events. Once finalized, we will e-mail this out so you can share with your...Read more
Update from The Green Awakening Network
The Green Awakening Network
Toronto United Churches act to reduce climate change. United Church folk have a growing understanding that their church must actively participate in the broader community’s response to the challenge of climate change. This includes the process of "greening" our church spaces and contributing to the betterment of our communities to help make this world a better place for future generations.
A network of United Church people with a deep commitment to re...Read more