Workshop

Economic Literacy for a Green Economy (Online Training)
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 12:00pm to Friday, April 28, 2017 - 12:00pm

Beginning March 1, 2017, the program consists of a series of six modules that will build organizational capacity by increasing the knowledge and understanding of economic concepts and their role in supporting a green economy. The training stream takes a case-based approach to address key economic concepts, their assumptions, key measures and gaps, and their strengths and limitations.

Nature meditation
Saturday, October 15, 2016 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Join Lotus Meditation and help relieve stresses and anxieties through mediation in nature. Learn how to be mindful and the benefits of meditation for you and those around you. This event is FREE!

Register in advance at raresites.org or call us at 519-650-9336

Yoga in Nature
Saturday, August 27, 2016 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Moksha Yoga Cambridge is partnering with rare to offer Yoga in nature - a 60 minute yoga practice dedicated to toning the body, calming the mind, and connecting with nature. Class is accessible to all levels. We will meet in the back garden at Lamb’s Inn. Due to limited parking space, please car pool if you can.

 

Register in advance at raresites.org or call us at 519-650-9336

rare BioBlitz 2016
Sunday, August 14, 2016 - 10:00am to 10:00pm

Join us at the rare BioBlitz as we search the 900+ acres of diverse habitat for all the species that call this important space home. No matter your level of expertise, you can survey for birds, mammals, insects, reptiles, amphibians, plants and more! Opportunities abound to learn and explore at this free event, with the Centre for Biodiversity Genomics onsite prepping unknown species for DNA barcode identification. Family friendly with activities for kids, help make your mark by discovering something new at rare! Free BBQ and entertainment included. Free admission!

Knitting in Nature Night
Wednesday, August 3, 2016 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm

Back by popular demand! Join our Executive Director and prolific sweater knitter, Stephanie Sobek-Swant, for a casual stich and chat. All fiber enthusiasts are welcome - bring your latest project. Kids are welcome. Free admission!

 

Register in advance at raresites.org or call us at 519-650-9336

rare's 11th annual butterfly count
Saturday, July 16, 2016 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

Join Jenna Quinn, rare's Program Scientist, for rare's 11th annual butterfly count. During this official butterfly census, we will be identifying and counting all of the butterfly species throughout all habitats on the reserve. Nets and identification resources/guides will be provided. Please note that participants are asked to bring their own lunch - and don't forget your hat, water bottle and sunscreen. Long pants and appropriate hiking shoes are recommended. 

 

Register in advance at raresites.org or call us at 519-650-9336

Solar Panel Installation In Ontario, Toronto, Canada
Thursday, June 2, 2016 - 3:36am to Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 3:36am

Blue Sail Energy Solutions is a leading solar contractor & provider who provide the best solar system services in Toronto, Ontario. Solar Panel Installation is done by our professionally trained and licensed electricians for both residential & commercial use in Canada.

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People’s Climate Plan
Saturday, June 4, 2016 - 9:30am to 3:30pm

Participate in a teach-in to prepare for upcoming climate consultations with local MPs. Help to promote the three pillars of the People’s Climate Plan and support broader collective mobilizing! Hosted by Rising Tide Toronto, an Action Group of OPIRG Toronto, with support from Toronto 350 and Toronto No Line 9 Network, featuring Myeengun Henry - Chippewas of the Thames, Avi Lewis - Leap Manifesto, Megan Whitfield - CUPW Toronto, Delivering Community Power and Adam Scott - Oil Change International ... and more! 

Supercharge Your Communication Planning
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 9:00am to Wednesday, June 1, 2016 - 3:00pm

Second Revolution Communications and Sustainability Network are pleased to present a hands-on workshop series that will build your marketing and communication capacity so your organization can maximize its public engagement and fundraising activities.

Permaculture Design Certificate in Frelighsburg, QC
Sunday, August 7, 2016 - 10:00am to Saturday, August 20, 2016 - 6:00pm

Join us in Frelighsburg, QC for a full-time, two-week Permaculture Design Certification. The PDC program follows the internationally recognized curriculum provided by Bill Mollison. During this course, we will observe and follow the natural principles that drive ecological systems. We will learn, through both theory and hands-on practice, how to integrate these principles in designing our lives, homes, lands, and communities.

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