Shift Your Canada Day from Red to Green

Bow Valley Shift needs your help!

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Energy Efficiency Education (E3): Using a Participatory Learning Model to Encourage Energy efficiency

Did you know that residential homes are responsible for one-third of all CO2 emissions in Canmore? The Biosphere Institute wants to help Bow Valley residents access practical information to reduce their home energy consumption. We are seeking your input. We want to know what you are interested in learning and how you would like that information delivered. Please take the time to answer 4 quick questions. Don't miss out on this opportunity to have your say!



It's monsoon June!

Don't miss out! Make a pledge and you could win our June Prize Pack, including this month's Grand Prize of a Rain Barrel to catch that monsoon, a handmade Travel mug from Of Cabbages and Kings Studio for your coffee on the go, and a $50 voucher from Switching Gear to help you prepare for the changeable weather! (Total Prize Value $180!)  


 
 

Congratulations to Heather Bolt who won our May Prize Pack, just by completing our quick quiz!


Local Events

June

Fri 28 - Celebrating Indigenous Peoples: Film Screening with the Stoney Nakoda AV Club. 7 pm, Max Bell Auditorium

July

Mon 1 - Celebrate Canada Day all day long in Canmore and Banff!

Ongoing

Free yoga in the park with CYAN. Every Wed 6:30-7:30, Riverside Park.


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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Take the Commuter Challenge

It's Patio Season!

Summer is coming! It's time to enjoy the warmer weather and support those local businesses who are making a positive change! Make a pledge and you could win our May Prize Pack, including this month's Grand Prize of a Grizzly Paw brewery tour with lunch for 4 people! (Total Prize Value $450!)  


 
 

Congratulations to Lisa Duke who won our April Prize Pack, just by completing our quick quiz!


 
 


Local Events

may

Tues 28 - Anthropocene, a cinematic meditation on humanity’s re-engineering of the planet. 7 pm, artsPlace
Wed 29 - Get together to talk and take action on climate change during Let's Chat Climate Change. 6-8 pm, 101 Bear Street, Banff

June

Sun 2 - Celebrate the environment, sustainability and the release of the second edition of the State of the Mountains Report at the ACC Environmental Series: Open House. 11 am - 4 pm, ACC Clubhouse.
Mon 3 - Premiere of Artifishal film, exploring the threat of extinction to wild salmon. Doors 6:30, Patagonia Banff
Fri 21 - Celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day in Canmore. More events are taking place at the Banff Centre throughout the month of June

Ongoing

Does your bike need a tune up? Drop into the Community Cruisers weekly open workshop night to work on your bike, find parts and meet new people! Every Wednesday, 7 - 9 pm, Canmore Recreation Centre.


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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Fast Fashion Slow Down

It’s picnic season!

Spring is in the air, which means that it is time to get outside for lunch and enjoy the sunshine! Take a pledge for positive change and you could win our April Prize Pack, including this month's Grand Prize of a zero waste lunch kit and two tickets for 'Anthropocene' playing on Tues May 28th at artsPlace! (Total Prize Value $100)



 
 

Congratulations to Erica Von Krogh who won our March Prize Pack, just by completing our quick quiz!


Local Events

may

Wed 1 - FireSmart Forum teaches residents how to protect their homes and community. 6:30 - 8:30 pm with presentations starting at 7 pm, Canmore Civic Centre
Sat 11 - Community Rummage and Used Bike Sale. 9:30 am - 1 pm, The Fenlands Banff Recreation Centre, Curling Rink
Mon 13 - Wildlife Safety for Bow Valley Families. 6 pm, Bow Valley Parent Link, Canmore
Tues 28 - Anthropocene, a cinematic meditation on humanity’s re-engineering of the planet. 7 pm, artsPlace

Ongoing

The weekly Canmore Mountain Market starts May 23 and runs every Thurs from 10 am - 6 pm. Shop a locally and regionally produced fruit and vegetables, baked good, artisanal products and more! Downtown Canmore, 7th Ave.


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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