Join Travis Wade on Monday, February 19 at 7pm for a relevant and timely discussion on how to reduce and eliminate single use plastics from you daily routine. And on a larger level, how we can work together to encourage businesses and municipalities to support a ban on these products. Travis grew up surfing and … Continued
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Seed Swap and Sale! Join the Community EcoGarden and Our Cold Climate Seed Library Project in this FREE and fun day of seed swapping, buying, informative talks, kids activities, snacks, and more! It’s still snowing outside but that only means that it is time to start thinking about planning your garden! Don’t miss this great … Continued
Few things on Earth are as miraculous and vital as seeds. Worshipped and treasured since the dawn of humankind. SEED: The Untold Story follows passionate seed keepers protecting our 12,000 year-old food legacy. In the last century, 94% of our seed varieties have disappeared. As biotech chemical companies control the majority of our seeds, farmers, … Continued
Join Katie Joyce on Monday, January 22 for the next edition of Wildsight Elk Valley’s Wild Ideas! These free of charge monthly discussions are held at the lovely Infinitea T-Bar & Boutique where there are fantastic $12 meals available to accompany engaging dialogue and encouraging idea exchanges.
The second discussion in our Fall/Winter 2017-2018 Wild Ideas series is a energizing talk led by Ebon Smylie, owner of OTG Power Solutions. We will look at how to integrate alternative energy technologies into our lives and how they are becoming more attainable on a personal level daily. See you at Infinitea T-Bar on December … Continued
Join Madi Bragg, local gardening guru, in this lively discussion on how to put your garden to sleep for the winter! Madi has a LOT of wild ideas when it comes to gardening in the Kootenays; but the one that she always get some confused looks for is her conviction that in the short growing season.
Food matters. The decisions we make as individuals, as a community and as a country about food have a direct impact on our health, environment, economy, and communities. Working together, we can put more affordable, safe, healthy, food on tables across the country, while protecting the environment. The Government of Canada is asking Canadians for … Continued
Join Road Watch BC for a documentary film screening of Living with Wildlife, a film that tells the hopeful story of how communities in the Bow Valley have come together over the past 20 years in order to live with grizzly bears and other wildlife. After the film, Candace Batycki with the Yellowstone to Yukon … Continued
Wildsight Elk Valley is once hosting the Fernie Fall Fair! We’re celebrating with a festival that is as unique as our community. The Fernie Fall Fair is a grass roots public event that encourages people to bridge rural and urban living by promoting agriculture, recreation, household arts, and gardening. It is our goal to showcase healthy, … Continued
Wildsight Members $20 / Nonmembers $30 For centuries people have crafted useful objects from nature. Discover what you an create from items in your own backyard! Get creative with Wild Nature Tours and Wild Nature Workshops this fall! For more info call 250-423-3322, email email@example.com or register here!