Neighbourhood Environmental Education Program

In partnership with the Green Technology Education Centre (GTEC), CNH is excited to present this speaking series focused on environmental education!

DateFeatureDescription
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020Hub CyclingTracy Wilkins is Hub Cycling’s Special Events Manager. She will talk about safety tips, how to navigate and plan your routes, and how to purchase a bike. Learn more about how to get involved with HUB Cycling through their many events and educational programs.
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2020Saltspring Island SeedsThis is Dan Jason’s 32nd year of promoting a safe, sustainable and local agriculture. Find out what kinds of plants take up the most carbon emissions. Dan Jason will share his exciting work in saving heirloom seeds and exporting seeds worldwide.

A passionate gardener since he planted his backyard in Montreal at age 13, Dan Jason is committed to empowering people to grow their own food and save their own seed. Since 1976 he has specialized in heritage and heirloom open-pollinated and non-GMO seed varieties of vegetables and plants
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020Earthsave CanadaWhat is the medical evidence about the effects of our dietary choices? What are some nutritional and health benefits? Learn about how whole foods and plant-based diets can contribute to environmental sustainability, animal welfare and your health.

Dr. David Steele is a retired molecular biologist who has worked for the Faculty of Medicine at UBC.
Wednesday, Mar. 4, 2020Mobi by ShawGoMobi by ShawGo is Vancouver’s bike share program. The program hopes to promote cycling as an easy and convenient way to explore the city. Samantha Drew, the Vancity Community Pass Coordinator for Mobi will be discussing the environmental and health benefits to bike sharing, how to register and use the program, and more.

Date

Feb 12 2020

Time

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Cost

Free

Location

CNH Joyce
5288 Joyce St, Vancouver, BC V5R 6C9