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Healthy Kids Community Challenge takes on a new focus

From now until the end of 2017, Healthy Kids communities across Ontario will be focusing their efforts on helping kids eat more veggies and fruit. In Aurora, look out for a variety of food-focused initiatives, projects and events.

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Aurora's Eco Festival

Saturday, April 29th, 10:00am - 2:00pm

Stronach Aurora Recreation Centre

Bring your families to this free Town of Aurora event sponsored by Healthy Kids and Windfall Centre. Test out an electric vehicle, explore booths from local environmental organizations, get your hands into fun kids activities, receive a free tree sapling, and take in a guest seminar. Come visit us at our booth!

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ClimateWise Evening of Recognition

Wednesday, May 31st, 5:00pm - 9:00pm

Crystal Fountain Banquet Hall, Markham

Registration is now open

Enjoy a three-course dinner, hear about the future of business and sustainability from renowned speakers, network with other industry leaders and get a first glimpse at the 2016 ClimateWise Annual Report.

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ClimateWise is hiring

Program Manager - ClimateWise Business Network

May start date

The ClimateWise Business Network is hiring a Program Manager to oversee the operations and development of the program. Duties involve coaching members with sustainability projects, managing program staff and championing sustainability within the business community in York Region.

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Windfall Ecology Centre is hiring

Energy Advisor

Training available

If you are a Certified Energy Advisor or Registered Energy Advisor, a renovator or contractor, or if you have specialized knowledge about building science or energy-efficient building practices, you may wish to investigate the possibility of becoming a residential energy efficiency advisor.

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Windfall Ecology Centre's rain barrel sale is back

Order discounted rain barrels online now

Rain barrels are an excellent way to collect free rainwater for future use on gardens and lawns. Using them helps slow down the flow of stormwater on your property and keeps our local waterways clean. Orders must be placed by Friday June 2nd and picked up on Saturday June 10th between 10:00am - 2:00pm at Windfall Ecology Centre, Aurora. Prices begin at $60 per barrel.

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Windfall Centre's rain barrel sale is back

Order discounted rain barrels online

Prices begin at $60 per barrel

Orders must be placed by Friday June 2, 2017

Rain barrels are an excellent way to collect free rainwater for future use on gardens and lawns. Using rain barrels helps prevent flooding and keep our local waterways clean by slowing down the flow of stormwater.

Order your rain barrels today and pickup Saturday June 10, 2017, between 10:am and 2:pm at Windfall Ecology Centre in Aurora.

Orders must be placed by Friday June 2, 2017.

Supplies are limited so don't miss this great opportunity for big savings on Rain Barrels!

Order on-line today