"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!

Tuesday
Feb142017

Seed Saving Presentation & Exchange

On Thursday Feb 23, the Woodmore Women's Institute will host a Seed-saving Presentation & Exchange in Roseau River, MB. Mandy Botincan will expose the wonders of these exciting “old time” vegetables by bringing some rare seeds to show and tell (world collection says there are close to 26,000!) including a photo slide show.

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Friday
Jan272017

Energy East Pipeline: Lecture and Discussion

February 15, 7:00 PM, Jake Epp Library:

The South Eastman Transition Initiative is teaming up with the Provencher Green Party Association to present a public educational event about the proposed Energy East Pipeline. This pipeline poses a risk to the communities of Ste. Anne, Lorette and Ilse des Chenes as well as to the Winnipeg water supply. Are the benefts worth it? Is this a step in the right direction? Our guest will be Winnipeg Lawyer Douglas Tingey, who has represented clients to the National Energy Board with respect to the Energy East Pipeline.

Monday
Nov212016

La Broquerie needs your support on rural pathways

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The RM of La Broquerie is looking at creating a network of rural pathways to increase connectivity and to provide safe commuter corridors for walking and cycling.

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Wednesday
Nov092016

Community Conversation Wed Nov 16: Carbon Pricing 

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FYI: THe Provencher Green Party is hosting a Community Conversation on Wed Nov 16 at the Jake Epp Library. The topic will be Carbon Pricing: Incentive or Tax Grab

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Wednesday
Nov092016

How many people can you fit in a small house?

Surprisingly many! Especially when you have a fold-away wall bed/desk and liftable stairs. Gary Martens hosted a full house Tuesday Nov 8, when he opened his small house to a curious and interested crowd.

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