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Clean North and Sault College’s Peace and Conflict Studies Program are sponsoring a free screening of the National Film Board of Canada’s inspirational film Earth Keepers at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, November 13 in the Multi Media Lab B1170 at … Continue reading
Volunteers like Don McGorman and Steve Butland plant trees to help prevent erosion and green Sault Ste. Marie
Is there any more wonderful thing you can do to help your community than plant a tree? When you plant trees, you plant hope, help clean the air, help stop erosion, help slow climate change—even help lower crime rates! Christian … Continue reading
The City of Sault Ste. Marie encourages residents to take part in Sault Freecycle Day today (Saturday, September 21, 2013). You can participate by simply placing re-usable unwanted items at the end of your driveway with a sign labelled Free–for … Continue reading
Clean North presents 7th Annual Green Side Up on Saturday, August 24, 2013 from 9 a.m. until noon at Lemieux Composting, 764 Black Road, Sault Ste Marie, Ontario. At this event, Clean North will have available: Free Christmas tree mulch … Continue reading
Clean North’s composting worms will be wriggling their way over to the Green Expo on Saturday, July 27 in Desbarats!
If you live in Central Algoma or the Sault, consider a jaunt to the 2013 Green Expo, being held on Saturday, July 27, 2013 from 9 am to 3:30 pm at the Johnson Township Community Centre in Desbarats. Clean North … Continue reading
ALERT! ALERT! ALERT! Deadline for nominations for City Beautification Awards—including Clean North-sponsored Green Glove Award—is Wednesday, July 17!
It’s that time of year again: Time to acknowledge local gardeners and community businesses who beautify our city! Categories are: Front Yard, Backyard (sponsor – Godfrey Realty Group Inc.) Commercial/Institutional “Feature in a Garden Award” (sponsor – Lemieux Composting) Most … Continue reading
Invest in a cleaner, healthier Sault Ste. Marie and help extend the life of our local landfill by donating to Clean North! Your donation will help Clean North continue its important work in reducing, re-using, and recycling, especially diverting waste … Continue reading
Gardeners: It’s time once again to MOVE – THAT – MULCH ! ! ! (trees, bathouses, rain barrels, worm kits, and coir blocks will be for sale, too!)
Come to Algoma University on Saturday, June 8, from 9 am to noon and get yourself some nice mulch produced from recycled Christmas trees! You will also be able to purchase trees, bathouses, rain barrels, worm kits, and coir blocks. … Continue reading
Clean North to be at SSM Horticultural Society’s Plant Sale on Saturday, May 25! Yes: There will be “recycled plants” there! :-)
Once again Clean North will be at the SSM Horticultural Society's Annual Plant Sale, offering up coir blocks, rain barrels, and bathouses, as well as some information on reducing, re-using, and recycling! This event is a good fit for Clean … Continue reading