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Gardening for a Cooler Planet - Permaculture City series last talk in WESTMOUNT library

Climate change is having a huge impact on human life globally. Find out how gardening and farming based on ecological principles is crucial in mitigating
the effects of climate change and can even help to cool the planet. A special focus will be on projects that promote climate and social justice.

The First Green Wave

book cover image: the first green wave

In 1969, litter was pervasive alongside Ontario's highways, smokestacks belched toxins into the air, and, just across Lake Erie, sludge in the Cuhyahoga River caught fire. 

Nature in the City

What do beavers, ferns, birds, turtles, green roofs and ponds have in common? Each one of these subjects is a featured topic in this year's 2013 Nature in the City series that begins February 15 at the Wolf Performance Hall.