Sun July 5 2015
JOIN THOUSANDS IN TORONTO FOR "MARCH FOR JOBS, JUSTICE AND CLIMATE ACTION"
1:none PM to 3:00 PM
March for a new economy that works for people and the planet. This march is going to be big, vibrant and reflect diversity.
To ride on free bus leaving from Hamilton (organized by Environment Hamilton) click here https://www.eventbrite.com/e/jobs-justice-climate-action-tickets-17373043240
March Logistics: http://jobsjusticeclimate.ca/logistics This march also aligns itself with the principles of decolonization and the struggles of the Indigenous
Location: Queen's Park, 671 University Ave, , Toronto, free buses from Hamilton see (Transportation info: http://jobsjusticeclimate.ca/transportation/
Sponsor: organized by a growing coalition (see list and find out how to join here: http://jobsjusticeclimate.ca/partners)
Contact Info: www.facebook.com/events/438675142973059/
Mon July 6 2015 to Mon Aug 31
HEAVENLY FOOD TRUCKS
4:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Visit the Heavenly Food Trucks every Monday in July and August, (with the exception of August 3), from 4.30pm to 8.00pm. South Gate Presbyterian Church, located at 120 Clarendon Ave., Hamilton, will be hosting an assortment of Food Trucks each week. If you wish bring a lawn chair and eat on the premises, or take dinner home.
Location: South Gate Presbyterian Church , Hamilton , 120 Clarendon Ave.
Sponsor: South Gate Presbyterian Church Contact Info: January Will email@example.com 905-389-0498 www.thesouthgatechurch.ca
Thur July 9 2015
100 REMEDIES FOR A BROKEN DEMOCRACY
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Join us for our 3rd Town Hall Forum on Electoral Reform with SPECIAL GUEST Dave Meslin (founder of the Ranked Ballot Initiative of Toronto, www.123toronto.ca, and a co-founder of Unlock Democracy Canada (www.unlockdemocracy.ca)
His 2010 TED Talk, "The Antidote to Apathy" www.ted.com/talks/dave_meslin_the_antidote_to_apathy has over 1.4 million views.
His Fourth Wall project, explored 36 proposals to make local democracy more accessible and participatory. Currently, Dave is crowd-sourcing 100 Remedies for a Broken Democracy. The results of the project will be published by Penguin Canada, in 2017. www.100remedies.org
Location: Hamilton City Hall, 71 Main W., 2nd Floor, Council Chambers, Hamilton,
Region: Halton, Hamilton, Niagara
Sponsor: hosted by city of Hamilton Ward 3 councilor, Matthew Green Contact Info: www.facebook.com/events/1447620212209702/
Sat July 11 2015 to Thur July 23
MARSH VOLUNTEER PLANTING
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Strap on your hip waders and join BARC and the RBG for a day of Marsh Volunteer Planting. A great opportunity to get up close and personal with Cootes Paradise. Marsh plantings run on the following dates: July 11, 14, 18 and 23. Space is limited, first come first serve. Must be at least 16 years old to participate. Contact Kelly for more details. firstname.lastname@example.org
Location: Cootes Paradise Marsh, Hamilton,
Sponsor: Bay Area Restoration Council Contact Info: Kelly Pike email@example.com 905-527-7111 hamiltonharbour.ca
Sat July 18 2015
DISCOVER GRIMSBY IN BLOOM: GARDEN AND HERITAGE TOUR
2:00 PM to 9:00 PM
The Blooms for Africa and Grapevine Grans, is part of the Stephen Lewis Foundation\\\'s Grandmother to Grandmother campaign which supports African grandmothers who are raising grandchildren orphaned by the AIDS epidemic. On July 18, we are hosting a \\\"Discover Grimsby In Bloom: Garden and Heritage Tour\\\". This event will be featuring tours of various gardens, Grimsby beach “Painted Ladies”, Lakefront parks, Grimsby Museum, and an historic church & cemetery. Some restaurants will be offering discounts on the day of the tour. Come out and enjoy not only gardens but also artisans, and musicians.
Location: Pump House, Grimsby,
Region: Hamilton, Niagara
Sponsor: Blooms For Africa Contact Info: firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.bloomsforafrica.org/
Sun July 19 2015
EDIBLE & MEDICINAL PLANT WALK
Come out and explore the fields and forests of Heart’s Content farm in search of seasonal plant delicacies and herbal remedies, learning how to identify, collect, process and utilize these species to their full potential and recognize the habitats in which they are likely to be found. Cost $10, purchase tickets at https://heartscontentfarm.nationbuilder.com/online_payment_for_workshops or call
After the hike, complimentary snacks and refreshments will be served. This break will provide some additional time to discuss wild plants and ask any questions that you may have. Due to the weather conditions on the day of or leading up to the day of the hike, please make sure to wear weather appropriate clothing and footwear.
Online payment is available for this event at
Location: Heart's Content Organic Farm, 27 Ronald Rd (off Jerseyville Rd. Ancaster), Brant County (between Ancaster and Brantford),
Region: Halton, Hamilton, Niagara
Sponsor: Giants Rib Escarpment Education Network Contact Info: email@example.com · 519-647-0798 http://heartscontentfarm.nationbuilder.com/edible_medicinal_plant_walk_july_2015
Sat July 25 2015 to Sat July 25
DAVIS CREEK NEIGHBOURHOOD DISCOVERY WALK
10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Green Venture and the Davis Creek Planning Team welcome you to join us for a guided walk to discover the bountiful natural assets and rich history of the Davis Creek neighbourhood. This walk will highlight areas of natural and historical significance as well as facilitate learning, conversation and community!
This event will be held rain or shine so dress according to the weather – think sunscreen and bug spray. Registration is not necessary but encouraged to determine numbers. Come join your local community and learn more about the Davis Creek area in an active and healthy way!
Location: Veevers Park, Hamilton,
Contact Info: firstname.lastname@example.org 905-540-8787 https://daviscreekteam.wordpress.com/
Thur July 30 2015 to Thur July 30
CREATIVITY THROUGH ADVERSITY FASHION SHOW
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Living Rock Ministries is hosting its annual Creativity Through Diversity Fashion Show
on Thursday, July 30 from 7 PM – 9 PM at the Gas Works, 141 Park St N, Hamilton.
$5.00 admission with all proceeds going towards a World Vision program chosen by youth.
Free parking available. To model or sponsor contact Living Rock: 905-528-ROCK (7625.)
Location: Gas Works, 141 Park St North, Hamilton, free parking
Sponsor: Living Rock Ministries Contact Info: Joel Van Steenbergen email@example.com 905-528-7625 www.livingrock.ca