Category Archives: Other events

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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3 great events coming up for Earth Week in Sault Ste. Marie!

              Saturday, April 20, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Celebrate Earth Day event for families Art Gallery of Algoma “To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk” – Thomas Edison Come learn … Continue reading

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Do you care about the St. Marys River? Then check out the BPAC annual summit on Saturday, March 16! (kids welcome!)

BPAC’s 12th Annual Environmental Summit ~ Saturday, March 16 ~ 10:30 am to 3 pm Lake Superior State University Cisler Center, Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan Come celebrate the St. Mary’s River!! This year’s theme is Connecting Science to the Community. … Continue reading

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Know Nuclear Waste: Webinar series to focus on nuclear waste in Canada

Nuclear Waste On-line is a series of on-line presentations throughout February 2013. Weekly workshops provide an introduction to nuclear waste in Canada, an overview of how nuclear facilities are regulated, a outline of proposals for the deep burial of nuclear … Continue reading

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Release party for DVD of documentary about Canada’s crumbling rail system at Loplops tonight!

Form Productions and Tidal Records present the DVD release party for De-Railed: The National Dream, on Thursday, December 20 at 8 pm at Loplops. The event will feature performances from the Inner City Surfers, Frank Deresti and The Lake Effect, … Continue reading

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Don’t miss Chasing Ice—spectacular documentary about the melting of the glaciers!

The Kensington Conservancy is showcasing the movie Chasing Ice at Sault College on December 10, 2012.  The Sault will be one of the first Canadian cities to premiere this amazing film!

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What do you think about nuclear waste possibly travelling through the Sault? An independent minister of parliament wants to know

Independent Member of Parliament Bruce Hyer (Thunder Bay–Superior North) is launching a series of town hall style meetings in communities along likely transportation corridors for much of Canada’s nuclear wastes, mostly accumulated radioactive fuel bundles used to generate electricity.

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North Bay-based company to give away pocket ashtrays to reduce cigarette butt litter

Ron Garrett is the founder and chief executive officer of Envirocana Inc., which distributes pockets ashtrays in North America.  Based in North Bay, Ontario,  Envirocana is now in the process of supplying 1250 Pocket Ashtrays free of charge to North … Continue reading

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