Join Sustainable Kingston and Queen’s Sustainability Office for a workshop on recycling! We will be discussing the recycling process and how to recycle in Kingston. This is also an opportunity to ask any questions you have about Kingston or Queen’s recycling.
This is part of Sustainability Week 2019.
Want to take an afternoon break and make a tangible difference for sustainability on campus? Take part in this campus cleanup! Bags, gloves, and drop-off locations all provided.
Do you have a solar panel project that you have been wanting to implement? Wondering how you could improve your facility energy efficiency? Join our webinar with CoEnergy that brings a qualified energy manager to help you take advantage of the current incentives and make your energy projects come to reality.
To register for the webinar, click here: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/4609603944582931724
Join the Queen’s Solar Design Team and partners this Thursday, August 15th from 4pm to 7pm for their first public ALL AGES open house of the year! Stop by to learn, discuss and EXPERIENCE all the exciting science that goes into building and maintaining a fully autonomous house.
SK/Sustainably.eco will be there with a booth to calculate your carbon footprint and discuss our programming!
View climate change issues from a global perspective with Climate Change is Here, an outdoor visual display based on the striking imagery of the award-winning National Geographic Magazine. This photographic display also takes a special look at Canadian technologies developed to help fight climate change.
The exhibit highlights Canadian research in the field of climate change, and technologies developed to help mitigate it. Each of its 10 double-sided modular structures is lit by solar-powered lights.
For more information: https://ingeniumcanada.org/exhibitions/climate-change-is-here
Want to learn how you can qualify for the Living Wage badge on Sustainably.eco? SK is hosting a workshop on how to become Living Wage Certified. The workshop features Anne Coleman from Ontario Living Wage and Rachel Melbourne from Stone Mills Cleaning Services, a certified living wage workplace.
Check out the Facebook Event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/577201262796752/
Open to all!
As part of the Evening of Recognition, Sustainable Kingston will be recognizing the contributions of individuals, businesses and organizations that inspire positive change and innovation while helping us build a livable and resilient community through the Sustainable Kingston Awards.
Come join junior and experienced Environmentalists for a Panel Discussion on how to get a career in the environmental field, what has led others to succeed, and more. Then connect with our panelists and fellow environmentalists further with a hike down the trail by snowshoe!
On January 17th, 2019 Sustainable Kingston is hosting the Kingston Climate Change Symposium at The Grand Theatre. This full-day symposium aims to bring together climate champions and inspire action while we showcase the latest developments on community-based climate initiatives.
The team at SK will be hosting a 24 Hours of Reality viewing party at SK headquarters from 9am-4:30pm on Tuesday, December 4th. Join us for eye-opening stories and compelling conversations about the climate crisis and watch the broadcast live with millions of like-minded people around the world.
Popcorn and refreshments included!
Event Link: https://www.24hoursofreality.org
The Sustainable Action Group is open to all!
Providing a space for passionate and determined individuals to come together and chat about sustainability in the Kingston community.
Network with like-minded individuals
Brainstorm project ideas and find potential partners
Learn about possible volunteer opportunities with SK
Join us to celebrate the exciting launch of No.9 Gardens at The Harvest Moon Festival! Enjoy local food and beverages, good music, and booths from sustainable community organizations from the Kingston area, all while getting the very first look at No.9's new initiative, No.9 Gardens. Come experience the culture of sustainability and be a part of the launch of this inspiring new project!
Click here for more information and how to register: http://www.no9.ca/gardens-launch/
Interested in getting involved in or learning more about Sustainable Kingston? Attend our Annual General Meeting on Thursday, May 18, 5:30 PM at the Sustainable Kingston office.
Want to know more about what we do? Click here to find out.
This event is free and open to everyone.