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Earth Day

Saturday April 21

Photo Exhibit (09:00-15:00) - LaFab Arts Centre (212 Old Chelsea Road)

ACRE invites residents to show their photos of nature, taken here in Chelsea. Please submit photos, approximately 8”x10” ,mounted on a black or dark mat background. Photographs will be exhibited at La Fab Arts Centre, next to St. Stephen’s church. On Earth Day, April 21, come to La Fab and vote for your favourite photo. A series of the more popular photos may be exhibited in a public space after Earth Day. All entries must be submitted by Wednesday April 18. For further information on how to submit photos, please contact: John Mynott

Electric Cars Demonstrations (09:00-12:00) - City Hall

Bike Exchange & Tune up Clinic (09:00-12:00) - City Hall            

Sign in bicycles for sale between 8:00-9:00 AM and cash out between 12:00 and 12:30

Film Screening (free) - Call of the Forest (19:00-21:00) - at the Mill Road Community Space (8 Mill Road, Chelsea)

Speakers Series

Since the year 2000, ACRE has been presenting an annual series of lectures by environmental experts with the goal of both entertaining and educating residents of Chelsea about environmental issues. Subjects have ranged from Chelsea's wild birds, fish and frogs, to the geology of the region; and from climate change in the Arctic and Antarctic to naturalizing your garden. We are always looking for new ideas and speakers!

February 2018 - Mapping our biodiversity

with Carolyn Callaghan and Stephan Moresoli

Environmentally Responsible Investment

With rapid development, what parts of Chelse'a nature should we aim to keep?

Monday, February 12th - 19:00 to 21:00

Mill Road Community Space, 8 Mill Road, Chelsea