Sustainable Speakers Series

The Sustainable Speakers Series is a monthly event hosted by the Saskatchewan Environmental Society and the Saskatoon Public Library that runs from September through May (2016-17). These environmentally-themed presentations are free for all to attend and are located in lower level meeting room of the Frances Morrison Central Library (311 23rd Street East). All talks run from 7:00pm to 8:30pm.

September 20, 2016 – Holly Ann Knott

“Homegrown: Saskatchewan’s first certified passive house”

Holly Ann Knott and her husband have built Saskatchewan’s first Certified Passive House. She, Robin Adair (the Green Builder Inc.) and Michael Nemeth (Bright Buildings) describe how they built a house to Canadian Passive House standards with no furnace

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October 18, 2016 – Angie Bugg

“Stuff I can do”

Energy Conservation Coordinator Angie Bugg will talk about SES’s STUFF I CAN DO project and offer numerous actions you can take to save energy, water, and greenhouse gas emissions, both at home and at work.

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November 15, 2016 – Michael Cavallaro

“Neonicotinoid Pesticides”

Michael Cavallaro will talk about the environmental impacts of neonicotinoid pesticides and what we can do to reduce the harmful effects.