"A man is rich in proportion to the number of things which he can afford to let alone.”

Henry D. Thoreau

 

     

Be sure to check our Calendar for all upcoming events!

Monday
Aug292016

OCTOBER EVENT: ECO FAIR!

A fair in October? Absolutely! Celebrate Manitoba's glorious autumn season the way only Southeast Manitobans can - next to a warm fire at the SETI Eco Fair! We're excited to announce SETI's October event, putting the spotlight on music, food & reskilling in Southeast Manitoba. Special guest performer Daniel Koulack will provide live folk music while you enjoy your hot lunch over an open fire (included with ticket purchase) and take in the walk-up workshops Kids 12 & under are free, and a Kids' Corner will make sure everyone has fun! Read about some of the workshops here.

This is an all-weather event with covered shelter and heat - so don't stay home this Saturday October 22!

Date: Saturday October 22,  10am - 4pm

Location: Edgework Place - 40049 St Roch Rd [33N] La Broquerie (Map)

Price: $20 in advance / $25 at the door (buy tickets here)

Saturday
Aug202016

Strawbale Workshop Opportunity

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Paul Reimer is leading a strawbale house-building workshop for Jason and Destiny Klassen, along the Red River on the east side, just south of Morris from Aug 22 to Aug 27. They are happy to have people join for a day or two days or the whole event. Please contact them at jasonhklassen@gmail.com. They are also willing to negotiate registration fees. It's a stick-frame infill hybrid system. Anyone interested in strawbale house building is welcome to join.

Monday
Jul112016

Summer in the City

Eric Rempel demonstrated the elegant versatility of bicycle technology leading up to Summer in the City this year. On the morning of the event, he was seen transporting our entire display frame through the streets of Steinbach to our location in front of the Green Tree Restaurant!

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Thursday
Apr282016

Renewable Energy Show Talks

2016 Renewable Energy Show presentations are being posted at this location: VIDEO Presentations

Monday
Apr182016

Southeast MB Renewable Energy Show - Thank you!

Click to view photosOn Saturday, Steinbach was the focus of the Renewable Energy Community in Manitoba.  Well over 100 people came out to learn, and to share their knowledge about cutting-edge renewable energy technologies available in Manitoba.  Local vendors Keating Mechanical Service Inc., Solar Solutions, Sundial Building Performance, HeatMasterSS, Evolve Green and AC/DC Utilities shared their experience and knowledge about the products so that homeowners and other individuals can begin transitioning away from fossil fuel based energy.  Speakers Bruce Duggan, Dr. Eric Bibeau, Eric Bjornson, Justin Phillips and Lorena Mitchell covered topics from individual engagement to global economics.

A big thank you to all who attended and every one who helped in making this event such a great success!