[ensu] Equity Gardeners, UTM and UTSC Env Week schedules

  • From: matt.niedzielski@xxxxxxxxxxx
  • To: ensu@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 9 Mar 2004 21:08:09 -0500

1) Equity Gardeners invite you to.....

2) UTM Env Week Schedule

3) UTSC Env Week Schedule

I know the last two are coming late, and that to the best of my knowledge 
everyone on the listserv goes to St. George, but just incase you wanted to know.

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1)

* In Celebration of UofT Environment Week * 
BAG, BOWL, AND SPOON
The UofT Equity Gardeners invite you to 
Bring your Bag, Your Bowl, and Your Spoon to our
Second Hot Organic Soup Event! 

Delicious Organic Soup, Bread, etc.  Free! 

Also pick up your Organic Seed Starting Kit and
grow your own Organic Spring Salad Mix!   Curly
Lettuce, Spinach, and Chives. 

Date: Wednesday, 10 March 2003, 2 pm at SAC
(Students Administrative Council, University of
Toronto).

Chase away the Winter with good Food for All at
the Food for All Organic Community Garden.  JOIN US!

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2)
UTM Schedule ENVIRONMENT WEEK: 


*** Through the Week *** 



***Wednesday Events*** 

Carpooling Info and Transit Tickets - come to this booth in the great Hall 
to learn about UTM's carpooling program to get yourself ready for next year 
or to buy some $ cheap $ Mississauga Transit tickets, subsidized by SAC UTM. 
12-4pm-Student Centre.  Students Only 

Vietnam Case Study -  UTM alumnist Rachelle Zilber will speak about her 
experiences with waste-pickers in Vietnam. 12-1pm-Board Room. 
Waste Reduction Workshop - brush up on your 3R's with EcoSource Mississauga. 
1-2pm-Boardroom 

  
Greening your Car Workshop- EcoSource Mississauga will teach you how to make 
your car a green machine. 2-3pm-Boardroom. 

UTM Master Plan Awareness - Paul Donoghue will present the university's 
plans to "Grow Smart Grow Green". Find out what the future holds for UTM - 
it's looking good and GREEN! 3-4pm-Boardroom 

  

Debate: Cloning and Stem Cell Research - Hosted by the Roman Catholic 
Student Club.  Doctors representing both Catholic and Muslim faiths will 
debate the issue with Clonaid Doctor Boisselier and Raelian Leader Rael. 
6-9pm-Blind Duck. 

  
***Thursday Events*** 

UTM Sexual Education Centre Event - Reusables Workshop: Make your own SEX 
TOY.  They will supply a variety of materials to play with.   
11-4pm-Presentation Room 
  

Environmental Economics - a speaker who used to be the environmental 
economist for Environment Canada, and now works for the City of Burlington, 
will show how environment and economics can work together. 
1-2pm-Presentation Room 

  
Kyoto Discussion - U of T professors discuss the Kyoto accord. 
2-3pm-Presentation Room. 

  
*Keynote Speaker: David Anderson - Federal Environment Minister will be 
speaking at St. George on the link between politics and the environment. 
Free buses from UTM at 4:10pm, event starts at 5pm, OISE, St. George.  Get 
your free bus ticket in the SAC office.  Get a free Environment Week 
T-Shirt, the product of our design contest. 
  

***Friday Events*** 

Activist Lane - local environmental NGO's are visiting UTM to tell you a bit 
about their work and their volunteer opportunities. Evergreen , OPIRG, 
Credit Valley Conservation, Healthy Lawns for Healthy People and more!   
12-4pm-Student Centre 


Career Center - Careers in Environment - UTM alumni speak about their career 
paths after graduation; they ensure us all that it's not THAT hard to get a 
good job.  Very colourful presenters.  11-12pm-Board Room. 

  
FREE Hemp Bracelet Workshop - learn how to make your own bracelets out of 
this biodegradeable material, the almighty hemp. BYOB=Bring Your Own Beads! 
2-3pm-Board Room.  Students Only. 

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3)

Wednesday: Recycling tour 8:30 to 12:00 meeting outside the Gym 

Thursday:  Recycling Demonstration in the morning
Organic Dinner at 7:00 pm in the Attic, by invite only. 

Friday: Closing day, final push for Recycling 

** ALL WEEK: Battery, ink-cartridge collection, and water-bottle 

sale/giveaways*** 



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