It's Time to Shift Your Garbage Habits

Dinner and a Show

Don't miss out! Make a pledge and you could win our August Prize Pack, including this month's Grand Prize of 2 tickets to any event at the Banff Centre and dinner for 2 at the Banff Centre's Maclab Bistro! How are you going to get there? With a Roam 10-Pass Regional Card of course! (Estimated Prize Value $190!)


 

Coming to Canmore early September!

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The Canmore Residential Food Waste Collection Pilot Program is starting on September 3rd!

Canmore residents can pick up a free starter kit, which contains a kitchen food waste bin, from the Front Desk of the Civic Centre and Public Works anytime during regular business hours.

Staff and volunteers are also handing out starter kits and information at the Mountain Market, Elevation Place and grocery stores on select dates over the next few weeks. The Town of Canmore is still looking for volunteers to help with promotion and outreach at these events. Click here to find out more!

Please note - While home starter kits are being handed out now, the neighbourhood collection bins won’t be installed until September 3rd so you won’t be able to divert your food waste until then!

 


Congratulations to Courtney Burke who won our July Prize Pack, just by completing our quick quiz!


Local Events

August

Sat 24 - Re-opening of the NWMP Barracks. 2 - 4 pm, 609 Main St Canmore.
Wed 28 - DIY Beeswax Wraps with the Bear Minimum. 4 - 6 pm, 216 Banff Ave, Banff.

September

Mon 2 - Workdays on the Chester-Sawmill winter trail system with Friends of Kananaskis. 9:30 am - 3:30 pm, Sawmill Day Use. Click the link for additional dates.
Tue 3 - Join the Biosphere Institute of the Bow Valley for an interactive session focused around your opinions of home energy consumption. Help us help you! 11 am - 12 pm, Creekside Hall, The Seniors Centre, Canmore.
Sat 15 - It's the start of National Drive Electric Week! Visiting Calgary? Why not stop into the Electric Car Show? 10 am - 3:30 pm, Eau Claire Festival Market, 139 Barclay Parade SW, Calgary.

Ongoing

Eat together and connect with your community at the following events:
Community Table Lunch, every Thurs, 12-1 pm,101 Bear Street, Banff.
Canmore Food & Friends Community Dinner, every Mon, 5-6:30, St Michael Anglican Church, Main Street, Canmore.


Interested in doing more? Check out
Town of Canmore’s 
Environmental Sustainability Action Plan 
Town of Canmore’s
Climate Action Plan
Town of Banff’s
Environmental Master Plan
Save money with
Banff’s Environmental Rebates

 
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