Growing Local Connections Between Food & the Environment @ Okanagan College – March 2, 2019
We’ll have a booth and give a short presentation on the connections between our food waste and the land that grows our food for the local and regional market and how it is ALL of our responsibility to reduce waste as much as possible in our own lives. This is an “Invitation Only” Event for local producers, processors, farmers and such.
Shuswap Seed Swap at Splatsin Centre in Enderby – March 9, 2019
We’ll have a booth set up with information on how you can get started with our service, who’s composting locally as well as simple tips to get your compost system working at home. Keli weill also be giving a short talk in one of the breakout rooms.
Downtown Vernon Association
We sponsored this event by taking all of the compostable material sourced by the DVA away from each of the contestants’ restaurant locations. Also, Keli got to be a chili judge! Congratulations to all restaurants for making delicious and diverse chilis.
Adams River Salmon Society (Salmon Run) in Chase Oct 2018
“Salute to the Sockeye”
Apple Fest in Salmon Arm Sept 29, 2018
Roots and Blues Festival in Salmon Arm August 16-19, 2018
Guilt-free music fest when there’s a composting option!
Our bins will be there to take your organics and keep them out of the landfill.
Please help the team keep the grounds clean.
Get your tickets and info here.
119th Interior Provincial Exhibition (IPE) – Armstrong
August 27-September 3, 2018
We have diverted a HUGE and growing amount of food from this annual event in the last 3 years and we broke a record this year with almost 15,000 lbs of food waste diverted!
It’s THE event of the year in the North Okanagan, not to be missed. Give our volunteers some support when you see them around the Fair in August.
Water Stewardship at the Vernon Yacht Club
June 9th, 2018 2-5pm
We’ll have a booth and be there to talk about how composting can help conserve our water in many ways.
Find out more about this event, brought to you by the City of Vernon Sustainability Team here. https://www.vernon.ca/activities-events/news-events/news-archive/water-stewardship-open-house