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Ecology Ottawa has an excellent calendar of local eco-events.
Green Ottawa has an events list as well as a directory of green groups, jobs, and more.

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The current edition of the PEN is on the topic of celebrating Ottawa and NCR sustainability initiatives -- this is the Winter edition of our new quarterly printing schedule, and will be current until the end of March 2016. 


Our next edition, Spring 2016 (March-May), is sponsored by EnviroCentre, with a topic to be announced!

 

As always, we welcome article submissions on the theme or other topics relating to our mandate of peace, social justice, and the environment.

We also have very competitve rates for This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . If you would like to submit an article or ad, please contact the PEN editor Margaret Jensen at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or view the submission guidelines. 

 

Are you interested in photography, videography, blogging, Twitter, or other multimedia or social media applications? We are seeking Roving Reporters for electronic journalism and/or multimedia submissions for our website. Do you like to attend talks, rallies, eco-fairs, workshops, or other community events? We welcome video clips, audio interviews, photos, and reports on what's happening in your area.

 

Keep the feedback forms and member/public input on the PEN coming! We read and appreciate all your opinions. 

In this issue..

Get cleaning this spring!

Catherine Mageau-Walker, Program Coordinator, Sustain Lowertown

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The PERC site features highlights from the current edition. PDF versions of the full PEN will be available in the archives after the current edition is off the stands.

 

 

The PERC thanks the above organizations for their support.

Thank you to Envirocentre and to the Ontario Trillium Foundation for sponsoring the Spring 2016 edition of the PEN.

 

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