United Nations World Environment Day 2012
June 5, 2012 at the Craik Eco-Centre (poster)
The Craik Sustainable Living Project (CSLP), with the support of Saskatchewan Eco-Network (SEN), will be hosting a one day event featuring education, networking and celebration. There will be speakers, tours, tradeshow, and children's activities. Contact Crystal at firstname.lastname@example.org or Shirley at email@example.com for further information or to apply to book a booth.
Monday, June 4th at 7:00 p.m. at the Eco-Centre
Green drinks and networking.
Come and share knowledge relating to sustainable living.
Tuesday, June 5th at the Eco-Centre -
10:00 – 10:45 Welcome
Dr. Geoff Waters, Manager, Provincial Go Green Unit
Student Keynote Address - Jaclyn Edwards –
"Seizing the Day"
11:00 Delila Jahn-Thue
Author of ‘Advice Between Kingdoms – How the Hays Moved Trash Mountain’
Tour of Titan Clean Energy Project
12:00 – 12:45 LUNCH
1:00 Keynote Address Dr. Lynn Oliphant
1:45 “Building Food Sovereignty” - Panel discussion (moderator – Lynn Oliphant)
Annette Desmarais, Dr. André Magnan, Naiomi Beingessner and Nettie Wiebe, contributors to the book
‘Food Sovereignty in Canada – Creating a Just and Sustainable Food System’
Book launch to follow panel discussion
2:45 NUTRITION BREAK
3:15 Study of the Saskatchewan River Basin on Climate Change and Water Security, Lalita Baradwaj, The Global Institute for Water Security, U. of S.
Tour of Craik Eco-Village
4:15 Amy Jo Ehman, Saskatchewan author, ‘Prairie Feast: a writer’s journey home for dinner’
- exhibit space will be provided free to non-profit organizations - meals will be available for purchase from the Solar Garden Restaurant - come out for a “Green Drinks” kickoff at the Eco-Centre on the evening of Monday, June 4th - accommodation may be arranged by contacting Brent Kreuger at 734 2888 (dorm style at Praxis International Institute) or the C & T Motel at 734 2476-
We encourage carpooling and public transportation.