Food Waste Reduction Presentations
Oct
15
to Dec 3

Food Waste Reduction Presentations

Do you want to teach your students about the importance of food waste reduction? Book a presentation with Sustainable Kingston for your school! We will come and talk about the environmental impacts of food waste, strategies on how to waste less food in lunches and at home, and how to dispose of food that has gone bad!

Presentations are suitable for all students in grades 1 - 8 and last about 30 minutes, available for Fall 2019.

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A Webinar with CoEnergy: Exploring your Energy Project Ideas
Sep
4
11:00 AM11:00

A Webinar with CoEnergy: Exploring your Energy Project Ideas

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

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QSDT Green Home Showcase & Expo
Aug
15
10:00 AM10:00

QSDT Green Home Showcase & Expo

  • 244 Sir John A. MacDonald Blvd Kingston, ON K7M 2B9 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

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!

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Climate Change is Here Display
Apr
17
to Jul 7

Climate Change is Here Display

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

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Living Wage Certified Workshop
Mar
28
12:00 PM12:00

Living Wage Certified Workshop

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!

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Seminar N' Snowshoe
Jan
26
9:00 AM09:00

Seminar N' Snowshoe

  • Little Cataraqui Creek Conservation Area (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

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!

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24 Hours of Reality - SK Viewing Party
Dec
4
9:00 AM09:00

24 Hours of Reality - SK Viewing Party

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

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Sustainable Action Group
Nov
14
4:00 PM16:00

Sustainable Action Group

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

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The Harvest Moon Festival
Oct
28
11:00 AM11:00

The Harvest Moon Festival

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/

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