A Few More Earth Day Events in Ottawa

Just a couple more events to let you know about:

Earth Day Ottawa Info Fair, Concert and Student Awards Show – April 22nd 6pm

There will be an info fair, followed by a folk concert, and award ceremonies for various student Earth Day Ottawa contests at Ben Franklin Place, 101 Centrepointe Drive.  Local peace and environment groups will have booths up from 6pm and the show will begin at 7pm.  The first performers, Pippa and John, will be enjoyed by younger members of the audience.  While the second set, Kate and Hollis, play bluegrass and folk.

Spartacat will be on hand to give out awards to the students who won the Cloth Bag Design contest and the Waste to Gold contest.  Booths will open again after the show.

This is a fund raiser for Earth Day Ottawa programs.  Tickets are $15 and can be bought on-line at Earth Day Ottawa.

Earth Eve at the Cube Gallery – April 22nd 7pm

The Ottawa River Keeper, Meredith Brown, will be giving a short talk at the Cube Gallery about the importance of the Ottawa River and the challenges it faces.  This will be followed by a tasting of a variety of sustainably-produced wines and an opportunity to view the current exhibit of art entitled “Water.” Entry by donation.

Cube Gallery, 7 Hamilton Ave. N., (613) 728 1750

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