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Please note! Correction to date of screening of documentary Revolution for Earth Week

This event will take place on April 22, not April 2. You can see the full article here:  http://www.cleannorth.org/2014/03/24/clean-north-to-show-acclaimed-and-visually-stunning-documentary-revolution-for-earth-week/  

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Clean North to show acclaimed and visually stunning documentary Revolution for Earth Week!

Don't miss a very special presentation of the award-winning documentary Revolution—a film about changing the world, going for it, taking a stand, and fighting for something. This event will be hosted by Clean North at the Centennial Library (main branch … Continue reading

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Seedy Saturday news buzz: Clean North’s Ursula Schleen talks to the Sault Star about disappearing bees; Sootoday.com touts worm composting

Check out two local news articles about Seedy Saturday, which features a documentary about our disappearing bees as well as a demo of worm composting! Sault Star article that quotes Clean North member Ursula Schleen talking about our disappearing bees … Continue reading

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Sick of winter? You know spring is around the corner….because Seedy Saturday is coming!

Feeling dragged down by winter? Well, cheer up! Seedy Saturday, the kick off to the gardening season, is coming up in just a few weeks! This year's event at Sault College on March 1 promises to be just as fantastic … Continue reading

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Clean North needs volunteers to help with Christmas tree recycling at Cambrian Mall!

Over the past 20+ years, Clean North's Christmas tree recycling program has helped keep thousands of trees out of the Sault Ste. Marie landfill. But we need volunteers to collect the trees and chip them into mulch. If you have … Continue reading

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Don’t miss screening of uplifting and inspiring Earthkeepers film at Sault College on November 13!

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

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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

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It’s Freecycle Day in Sault Ste. Marie! Clear your basement/garage/attic!

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

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Want mulch? Clean North’s got it! (7th Annual Green Side Up event!)

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

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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

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