Category Archives: Clean North events

Clean North gives a great, big, green shout out to Cathy and Phil Lemieux of Lemieux’s Composting and Haul-away!

For the past 13 years, Cathy and Phil Lemieux, owners/operators of Lemieux's Composting and Haul-away, have graciously allowed us to store our mulch from the Christmas Tree chipping in their yard on Black Road. Each August, they also host our … Continue reading

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What’s a gardener’s best friend? Clean North mulch, that’s what! (available on August 23, 2014, along with tree seedlings, rain barrels, and more!)

Clean North's mulch, which is made up of chipped Christmas trees, is a fantastic aid to any gardener. When applied to your garden beds, it helps control weeds and conserves soil moisture, and it gives your garden a neater appearance. … Continue reading

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Move That Mulch! event to take place at Algoma University on Saturday, June 7, 2014 [plus trees, rain barrels, and more!]

Gardeners, need mulch? Clean North is having a Move That Mulch! event from 9 am to noon on Saturday, June 7 at Algoma University. You can pick up some nice mulch made from chipped up Christmas trees—great for acid-loving garden … Continue reading

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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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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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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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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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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

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Watch the video of recent Clean North rain barrel making bee!

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