Events

  • Earth Day London

    Event Date: April 26, 2015

    Earth Day London will be on Sunday, April 26th at Watson Street Park, 11 am - 3 pm. Stay tuned, more details to arrive shortly

  • Go Wild – Grow Wild

    Event Date: April 18, 2015

    Go Wild - Grow Wild 2015 ...the 'Get Out and Enjoy It' Expo!   Over 100 exhibitors Workshops, speakers and special exhibits Native plant gardeners.. Hikers. Birders. Rock climbers. Adventurers. Backyard gardeners.  Gearheads. Paddleboarders, Families, Local food and wine enthusiasts. Skiiers, Campers, Wildcrafters, Seed Savers   Join us on April 18th, 2015 10am to 6pm Agriplex Arena, Western Fair District, London, ON A very reasonable $5 admission fee! (FREE PARKING)

  • Local Composting Initiative

    Event Date: February 08, 2015

    Local Compost Initiative looking for experts and business partners Meeting on Sunday, February 8 at 10 am at Grosvenor Lodge, 1017 Western Rd TREA invites local compost experts who are interested in sharing their craft with others, as well as businesses that can support a compost initiative in London and area. We invite those interested to join a core group on Sunday February 8th. The goal of this group is to open up options for residents to participate in composting in ...

  • Consequences of 20 Years of GMOs

    Event Date: February 23, 2015

    The London Food Co-Op presents the last of three presentations in it's Speaker Series; Consequences of 20 Years of GMOs Speakers include Taarini Chopra of the Canadian Biotechnology Action Network and Ann Slater from the Organic Vegtable Grower. Join us at Aeolian Hall on Monday February 23rd, 2015 from 7-9 pm For more information, please visit http://www.aeolianhall.ca/events/co-operative-movement-our-organic-food-system

  • The Dirt On Organic Farming

    Event Date: February 09, 2015

    The London Food Co-Op presents the second of three presentations in it's Speaker Series; The Dirt on Organic Farming Speakers include Martin de Groot from Mapleton's Dairy, Jennifer Pfenning from Pfenning Farm and Alex Nurnberg from Sunnivue Farm! Join us at Aeolian Hall on Monday February 9th, 2015 from 7-9 pm   For more information, please visit http://www.aeolianhall.ca/events/co-operative-movement-our-organic-food-system

  • Co-Ops, Not Capitalism

    Event Date: January 26, 2015

    The London Food Co-Op presents  the first of three presentations in it's Speaker Series Co-Ops, Not Capitalism Speakers include Mark Ventry from On Co-Op, Victoria Lawson from MEC and Bill Barrett from Planet Bean! Join us at Aeolian Hall on Monday January 26th, 2015 from 7-9 pm For more information or to register, please visit https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/co-ops-not-capitalism-speaking-series-tickets-15036663064  

  • Symphony of Soil

    Event Date: January 08, 2015

    About the film: Symphony of the Soil, 2012, 103 minutes Drawing from ancient knowledge and cutting edge science, Symphony of the Soil is an artistic exploration of the miraculous substance soil. By understanding the elaborate relationships and mutuality between soil, water, the atmosphere, plants and animals, we come to appreciate the complex and dynamic nature of this precious resource. The film also examines our human relationship with soil, the use and misuse of soil in agriculture, deforestation and development, and the latest ...

  • ‘Planning to Win’, a new (free!) Strategic Campaign Planning Tool for Nonprofits – FREE Webinar,

    Event Date: December 09, 2014

    December 9, 1:00 pm. During the hour-long session, Meaghan Calcari Campbell of the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, Panos Grames of David Suzuki Foundation, Andrew Dumbrille of WWF-Canada, Mark Shields and Allyson Boucher of Spitfire will walk nonprofits and grantmakers through Planning to Win, a free online tool that breaks down issue or advocacy campaign planning into six steps. The new tool, a revised version of the popular Just Enough Planning Guide, can help funders and their grantee partners more effectively use ...

  • Local Food Fund Re-Launch Deadline

    Event Date: January 16, 2015

    Following a successful launch and high interest in the Local Food Fund, the program was temporarily paused on July 1, 2014, while the Ministry of Agriculture Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA)  undertook a review of the fund's design.  The review provided an opportunity to look at ways to improve the fund's objectives and make any necessary adjustments needed to best target and support Ontario's local food initiatives. The ...

  • Local Food Fund Re-Launch

    Event Date: November 24, 2014

    Following a successful launch and high interest in the Local Food Fund, the program was temporarily paused on July 1, 2014, while the Ministry of Agriculture Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA)  undertook a review of the fund's design.  The review provided an opportunity to look at ways to improve the fund's objectives and make any necessary adjustments needed to best target and support Ontario's local food initiatives. The ...