[Sust-mar] Annual Environmental Conference in Nova Scotia Friday, July 28-30 with Key Note Journalist Ralph Surette

NSEN nsen at web.ca
Fri Jul 14 14:14:11 EDT 2006

Be sure to attend this great event, meet new people, make a difference and
get back to nature!

Don't miss the Nova Scotia Environmental Network & Sierra Club of Canada -
Atlantic Canada Chapter's Conference and Annual General Meeting entitled: 

Sustainable Living at the Shire: A Green Hobbit Gathering
Friday, July 28 - Sunday, July 30

Location: The Shire Learning Centre, Carleton, Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia
On 165 acres of wilderness on Mink Lake http://www.oftheshire.org/

Join us for a wonderful weekend in a beautiful setting!
*	Bring your ideas and enthusiasm to strengthen the environmental
*	Discuss environmental topics also linked with health and social
justice issues in Atlantic Canada
*	Attend informative exhibits, panels and workshops
*	Participate in guided forest walks, peer coaching, yoga and
*	Enjoy canoeing, swimming, volley ball, camp fires and music
*	Watch timely environmental films
*	Feast on delicious vegetarian meals
*	Listen to inspiring speakers

Key Note: "A Veteran Journalist's View of the Environmental Challenge"
by Ralph Surette, Freelance Journalist and Popular Herald Columnist

Registration: Early Bird Registration: Regular: $55 Student / Low-Income:
$35 One Day: $25
(includes carbon offsets, all meals, childcare, tenting & conference fees,
display space)
NOTE: Early Bird Registration deadline is Friday, July 21 (afterward $10

Sponsors: Assante Asset Management, Nova Scotia Department of Energy,
Resource Recovery Fund Board, and Waste Check Yarmouth

For full details and to register on-line, please visit:
Or email atlanticcanadachapter at sierraclub.ca, phone (902) 444-3113 or visit
us at Sierra Club of Canada Atlantic Chapter, 1657 Barrington Street, Suite
507, Halifax.


Tamara Lorincz
Executive Director  (NSEN)
Nova Scotia Environmental Network 
55 Willowbend Ct. 
Halifax, NS Canada B3M 3L3
Phone: 902-454-6846
Fax: 902-454-6841
Email: nsen at web.ca
Web Site: www.nsen.ca 

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