Environmental Events Calendar
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Lunch with a Lake Concert
Date: Friday, January 13, 2017
Time: 12:10 p.m. to 12:50 p.m.
Location: Vale Living with Lakes Centre, 840 Ramsey Lake Road, Sudbury
The series of informal concerts of Lunch with a Lake will take place on the first Friday of each month from 12:10 to 12:50 p.m. Admission is free. Bring your own lunch while listening to beautiful live music offered by various Sudbury musicians. All are welcome. Parking at the Lakes Centre is very limited so we recommend Parking Lot 15 off South Bay Road or carpooling. For more information, please call the Vale Living with Lakes Centre at 705-671-3851 or view the event poster.
Rainbow Routes Hike Club
Date: Saturday, January 14, 2017
Time: 9:45 a.m. to 12:10 p.m.
Location: Visit the Rainbow Routes website for details of the location.
Rainbow Routes wants people to know Sudbury's trail network and to regularly experience the slower pace of life. The Rainbow Routes Hike Club gives people an opportunity to explore local trails in a safe, friendly environment with the opportunity of building new friendships. Their hikes are led by an experienced hiker, are typically two hours long and of varying difficulty. New trails throughout the City are selected for each hike as to keep things fresh and exciting. Hikes are free, held from 10:00 a.m. to noon, and run on the first Saturday of each month between October and June. Participants are asked to arrive at 9:45 a.m.
Discover Sudbury’s Flavour
Date: Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Location: Collège Boréal
Join us for a full day of sessions, networking and discussion to help us Discover Sudbury’s Flavour at Sudbury’s Culinary Tourism Forum. Tickets are $25 a person. Register online.
For more information on how to get involved and participate in the development of Culinary Tourism, contact Dana Jennings, Business Development Officer, City of Greater Sudbury at 705-674-4455 ext. 4633.
Community Climate Change Workshop
Date: Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Lexington Hotel, 50 Brady Street, Sudbury
Join us for a Community Climate Change Workshop on Tuesday, January 31, 2017.
The municipality is conducting these workshops as a part of ICLEI Canada’s Great Lakes Climate Change Adaptation Project. The City of Greater Sudbury is one of 16 in Ontario who will be conducting these workshops over the next two months. The purpose of assessing community vulnerability and risk is to develop an understanding of community perceptions around climate change impacts.
To register for this free workshop, please visit the event website.
Four-Minute Foodies: Innovative Food Initiatives in Greater Sudbury
Date: Wednesday, February 8, 2017
Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location: Tom Davies Square, Provincial Building Board Rooms C and D, 200 Brady Street, Sudbury, Ontario
As part of the development of the Greater Sudbury Food Strategy, you are invited to a lunchtime networking event. Hear from six Sudbury businesses and food groups that represent the pillars of Sudbury’s food system, about their inspiring and innovative new projects that are making advances in our community. Enjoy free, delicious, local finger food.
This one-hour event is hosted by the Greater Sudbury Food Policy Council. A food strategy is a document that identifies actions to enhance our regional food system and prepare for growth and change in the future. Key elements will be social justice, environmental sustainability, healthy eating and economic and community growth.
Date: Monday, February 20, 2017
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location: Terry Fox Complex (17 Lasalle Blvd., Sudbury - next to Collège Boréal)
The Sudbury & District Health Unit and community partners want you to stay active this winter by picking up a FREE pair of gently used skates. You don’t have to donate a pair of skates to pick up a pair. Skates are given out on a first-come, first-served basis. Sizes and quantities vary. For more information on the Skate Exchange, visit the Sudbury & District Health Unit's website.