Join us on Saturday, April 29 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Stronach Aurora Recreation Complex for Aurora's Eco Festival.
This event will provide information on daily decisions we can make to reduce our carbon emissions and live in balance with our environment.
Browse over 20 local environmental organizations booths and find out how to reduce your energy bills, explore new ways to eat sustainably and discover new innovative green products.
This event is free to the public and there will be giveaways including tree saplings while quantities last.
Take an electric vehicle for a test drive* or participate in a family-friendly yoga class. There are upcycling activities for the kids and a seminar with guest speakers including the David Suzuki Foundation's Blue Dot movement.
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Date: Saturday, April 29
Location: Stronach Aurora Recreation Complex 1400 Wellington Street
Time: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
*Must have a valid driver's licence and be at least 21 years of age.
Speaker Series Agenda
|10:30 a.m.||Wonder of Worms||Cathy Nesbitt, Cathy's Crawly Composters|
|11 a.m.||Your guide to owning an Electric Vehicle||Ron Groves, Plug'n Drive|
|11:30 a.m.||Demonstration of how and what to recycle in Aurora||Amanda Cutler, Town of Aurora|
|12 p.m.||Blue Dot - Your right to a healthy environment||Corrigan Hammond, Blue Dot Movement|
|12:30 p.m.||Gardener's with chronic pain: You are forgetting 1 essential tool||Jane Kabarguina, Hidden Forest Yoga|
|1 p.m.||Organic law care that won't cost the earth||Gloria Marsh, York Region Environmental Alliance|
Activate Aurora - Benefits of Yoga
Kids Yoga - do you have the energy for this challenge
Family Yoga - Here's your chance for family time