May 16, 2012, 5:30 – 8:00pm

Fairmont Waterfront — Malaspina Room, 900 Canada Place Way, Vancouver, BC (map)

Grassroots Wedding Fair comes to  
The Hive April 21st
What:             Grassroots Wedding Fair, Mini Spring ‘Pop-Up’ Fair
When:             April 21st,, 2012, 11:00am-3:00pm
Where:           The Hive (#210 – 128 West Hastings Street).
Who:              A select number of local and sustainable exhibitors

EPIC: The Sustainable Living Expo | Style Meets Sustainability

For 3 days in May, 20,000 people will celebrate Vancouver's 6th annualexpo of smarter, stylish living. Surround yourself with 300 exhibitors offering inspiring ideas, exciting entertainment, and smart shopping opportunities.


MAY 11-13, 2012 at the new Vancouver Convention Centre

Shop and learn from hundreds of EPIC Exhibitors

Banyan Books & Sound presents:

Talk with 
Slide Show Booksigning •

April 22

Earth Day!

"The roof of the Vancouver, B.C. Convention Centre is covered with over 2.5 hectares (6 acres) of native grassland. Usually closed to the public, we were able to get a tour and interview with the landscape architect of the project, Bruce Hemstock."  - Dave Budge

This is part 1 of the "Growing Cities" documentary series shot while traveling in the USA and Canada - June 2009. 2 person crew. Canon 5DmkII and Zoom H4n. Music is "Andvari" by Sigur Rós

Videographer - Dave Budge

Come Celebrate Ethical Living

Ride a bus or take the skytrain, ride your bike or walk… Just make sure to check out the 5th annual Spring Living Fair at the landmark Heritage Hall building on Main Street on Sunday, April 1, 2012. Everyone is welcome, and admission isfree to the public.

In case you missed out on last year’s Spring Living Fair, this year’s one-day community event is all about helping you live a healthier, more sustainable lifestyle.

Velo-city Global is the world’s premier international cycling planning conference. The four day event offers delegates from around the world a chance to share best practices for creating and sustaining cycling-friendly cities, where bicycles are valued as part of daily transport and recreation. 

Dematerialization: A conversation with North American leaders 

The next Metro Vancouver Sustainability Community Breakfast will take place Thursday, March 8th, 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. at British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) downtown Vancouver campus at 555 Seymour Street, Vancouver.

Hello Vancouverites!

We're coming to your city to launch "All the Dirt!", our new book about growing food, working together and living the farming dream.  Its filled with practical advice, personal stories and lots of inspiration.  Its a fun read, and we're excited to share it with you

Heather, Rachel and Robin of Saanich Organics will be on hand to tell some stories, do some reading and to talk about what it means to us to be farming for a living.  We hope you'll join us and bring your friends!

Dematerialization: Transitioning to an Economy Without Waste
March 07, 2012 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM (lunch from 11:30 am - 12:00 pm)
Segal Graduate School of Business 
Simon Fraser University
500 Granville Street, Vancouver