Rally to Protect Water – Sept. 26, 2016

September 19th, 2016

Water is Life. We must protect it from privatization and exploitation for profit. Recently, Councillor James Gordon put forth a motion to city council to take an official stance against Nestle’s water taking permit in Aberfoyle. You are welcome to join us for a family-friendly gathering to honour and protect the water. Right now, our [...]

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Boiling Point: Water Crisis Discussion – Sept. 22, 2016

September 19th, 2016

We are complacent. We bask in the idea that Canada holds 20% of the world’s fresh water — water crises face other countries, but not ours. We could not be more wrong. In Boiling Point, bestselling author and activist Maude Barlow lays bare the issues facing Canada’s water reserves, including long-outdated water laws, unmapped and unprotected [...]

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Toxic Tour — Free Bus to Sarnia August 21, 2016

August 16th, 2016

The Toxic Tour is an opportunity to visit Chemical Valley and learn about the pollution that citizens of Aamjiwnaang First Nation live with every day. This year’s Toxic Tour will be different than previous years in that the tours will take place on buses with volunteer tour guides who will share in-depth information about various [...]

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“Walk for Life, Not Profit” Peacefully Protest

May 26th, 2016

Walk for Water, Sunday May 29th, 2:00pm. Join us on Sunday May 29th for a peaceful walk in support of Save Our Water‘s “Water for Life, Not Profit” campaign. 2:00 pm gather in front of Guelph City Hall for a brief rally before we begin our walk to Nestlé. 5:30 pm rally in front of Nestlé Waters Canada Head office [...]

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TPP Townhall Audio Links

May 20th, 2016

Below are the links for the audio recording of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Townhall held on April 27th at the Italian-Canadian Club in Guelph. Part 1 —  https://www.dropbox.com/s/nmd8ureks723d7x/TPP%20Part%201%20copy.wav?dl=0 Part 2 – https://www.dropbox.com/s/slobaz9oefnhmlw/TPP%20Part%202%20copy.wav?dl=0

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Cool the Planet 2015 Rally

November 26th, 2015

We need leadership from our government NOW: *100% renewable energy must be in our future! * 80 % of fossil fuels must be left in the ground! Please join the People’s Climate Mobililzation that’s happening all over the world! Bring family, friends, neighbours, banners and signs. Music by James Gordon and the Funky Mammas. Guest [...]

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Gravel Watch 2015 Public Meeting

September 30th, 2015

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Water Day in Guelph

May 8th, 2015

There was a gratifying turnout for World Water Day events in Guelph. People learned about our watershed and threats to it, and posed to demonstrate their concerns for water security worldwide.

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TOWN HALL on CLIMATE CHANGE – March 18th

March 7th, 2015

Wednesday, March 18th TOWN HALL on CLIMATE CHANGE at the Arboretum 6pm-8pm The Ontario government has just released a Climate Change discussion paper to engage citizens and businesses on Climate Change Strategy. Please read the documents at the link and attend this public meeting in Guelph. A few other cities across the province are having [...]

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Extracting the Future Event – February 28th

February 27th, 2015

See you Saturday morning for GAP’s NEB Apply-A-Thon to challenge the Energy [B]East Pipeline…The largest oil pipeline proposal in North America!   See you Saturday afternoon for “Extracting the Future,” an expert panel on South Western Ontario mining. Details for both events found below. Energy East Hearings Apply-A-Thon! The National Energy Board will be conducting hearings [...]

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