The Zephyr Farm and Stairsholme Fram will be back in June with their Thursday afternoon market! Expect to see fresh, local organic vegetables, duck eggs, and meat. Follow us on Facebook to find out when they will be setting up at the Co-op!
Sunday, June 10th and Sunday, June 17th
Summer is here, it is time to take out your bike! Drop by the coop for a bike repair workshop with Tom Watt from Vélo Sultan. For only 10 dollars your bike roll like new. Spaces limited, please call to rsvp.
June 11th from 7pm to 9pm, Annual General Meeting of Projet Montréal’s Local Borough Association in NDG will be held on Monday.
Wednesday June 27th 6:30-8:30pm Coop La Maison Verte Annual General Assembly.
Thursday, June 28th from 7:00-9:00pm Concerned about Bee Colony Collapse? Here’s a workshop that will catch your attention. Another followup beekeeping workshop from Alain Péricard of Rucher Apis. Bring your friends and find out more about beekeeping in an urban setting.
Sunday, June 2th and from 13 to 16h, Meeting to discuss urban agriculture in NDG
Come discuss the future of urban agriculture in NDG to attend the public consultation on urban agriculture. Seats are limited! Registration required: email@example.com
Tour de l’île of Montreal Sunday, June 3th at 9h15
Celebrate High Mass Cycling with 25000 other cyclists in the 28th edition. Departure: Park Avenue, arrival: Jeanne-Mance Park, Course of 50 km
June 26th, the Cote-des-Neiges/Notre-Dame-de-grâce Borough Council is expected to make a decision on the fate of the Empress Theatre (formerly Cinema V) on the corner of Old Orchard & Sherbrooke. Three organisations have submitted proposals to the City of Montréal under the appel public de propositions pour un projet de revitalisation relatif â l'immeuble situé au 5560 , Rue Sherbrooke O à Montréal. An evaluation committee will make recommendations in early June and a vote is expected at the Borough Council meeting on the 26th. One organisation, the Empress Cultural Centre, has made their proposal public. It is available here.
For more information on events happening in your community visit the Mur Mitoyen site.
Quebec's largest awareness-raising and mobilization campaign in the fight against climate change is back for a 5th edition.
You can now commit to reducing your greenhouse gas emissions even further while improving your health and giving your wallet a break. Consider making a pledge!
Join the thousands of others Quebecers who take the Défi Climat climate challenge each year. You can win prizes at the same time as you help the environment. For more information click here.
Have more plastic bags than you know what to do with? Please bring your clean leftover shopping bags to the coop so they can have a second life!
Are you fluently bilingual and would be willing to spare some of your precious time to help us translate short texts from French to English? La Maison Verte is looking for a few volunteers to work directly with our Marketing Coordinator to translate our bulletin and the occasional document. Interested? Please communicate with Pascaline at firstname.lastname@example.org. Your help is very much appreciated!
Please note that La coop la maison verte will be closed Monday, June 25 and Monday July2 for the two national holidays.