RECENT FESTIVALS & CONFERENCES

Sustainable Living Books Events:

2006:

Green Energy Home Show
The most focused event for home owners and industry professionals
interested in sustainable energy and green building solutions for the home.
Sat., Sept. 30 & Sun., Oct. 1, 2006, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Kortright Centre, Vaughan , ON

www.kortright.org

Total Simcoe County Wellness Expo
Saturday, September 23, 2006
Barrie Event Centre (Old Barrie Fair Ground)
165 Essa Road , Barrie , ON 2006

Green Energy Home Show
The most focused event for home owners and industry professionals
interested in sustainable energy and green building solutions for the home.
Sat., Sept. 30 & Sun., Oct. 1, 2006, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Kortright Centre, Vaughan , ON
http://www.kortright.org

Simcoe County Wellness Expo
Saturday, September 23, 2006
Barrie Event Centre (Old Barrie Fair Ground)
165 Essa Road , Barrie , ON

Sustainable Lifestyles Symposium
Sun. & Mon., Aug. 20 & 21, 2006
Camp NeeKauNis , Waubaushene, ON
http://www.sustainablelifestyles.ca

Windfall Ecology Festival
Sat. & Sun., June 10 & 11, 2006
Fairy Lake Park, Newmarket, ON
http://www.windfallcentre.ca/default/index.php?section=Festival&page=FestHome&vrs

Herb Fair
Sun., June 4, 2006
Ontario Herbalist Association
Harbourfront Centre, Toronto
http://www.herbalists.on.ca/annualherbfair.html

EnvironDesign 10 Conference
April 25-27, 2006
Royal York Hotel, Toronto, ON
http://www.environdesign.com/

2005

Green Building Festival
National Trade Centre, Exhibition Place,
Toronto, ON, October 25&26, 2005
www.greenbuildingfest.com

Intro to Permaculture Weekend Workshop
Sunnyside Learning Center,
Ann Arbor, MI,
Sat. & Sun., May 7 & 8, 2005

Green Expo,
Peterbourough Armoury, Peterborough,
ON, Sat., April 30, 2005
http://www.greenexpo.ca/

Total Health Show,
Queen Elizabeth Building, Canadian National Exhibition,
Toronto, ON, Fri.-Sun., April 1-3, 2005
http://www.consumerhealth.org/tothealth/

Seed Planting Workshop,
Sustainable Living Network Gardens,
Toronto, ON,
Fri., March 25, 2005

Seedy Saturday,
Scadding Court, Toronto, ON,
Sat., March 19, 2005

Eco Farm Day,
Ottawa Chapter of Canadian Organic Growers, Cornwall, ON,
Sat., Feb. 26, 2005

National Organic Agriculture Conference,
University of Guelph, Guelph, ON,
Sat., Jan. 22, 2005

2004

American Community Gardening Association Conference,
Toronto, ON,
Fri.&Sat., Oct 1&2, 2004

http://www.communitygarden.org/conferences.php

Sun Fest,
Wilson Family Off-Grid Home, Hockley Valley, ON,
Sat., Aug. 28, 2004

Yes! To Life Festival,
The Living Centre, London, ON,
Fri.-Sun., Aug. 6-8, 2004 www.thelivingcentre.com

Living Now Festival,
Great Blue Heron Festival Grounds, Sherman, NY, USA
Fri.-Sun., July 31-Aug.1, 2004
www.greensunhealing.com

Herb Fair,
Ontario Herbalist Association. Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, ON
Sun., June 6, 2004
http://www.herbalists.on.ca/annualherbfair.html

Earth Day,
Elizabethtown, ON
2004

Raw Peace,
Toronto, Super Sprouts Building, Toronto, ON
, Sat., May 1, 2004
www.rawpeacetoronto.com

Halton Ecofestival,
Oakville, ON,
Sat., April 3, 2004

Total Health Show,
Queen Elizabeth Building, Canadian National Exhibition, Toronto, ON,
Sat. & Sun., March 20 & 21, 2004

Seedy Saturday,
Scadding Court, Toronto, ON,
Sat., March 13, 2004

Eco Farm Day,
Ottawa Chapter of Canadian Organic Growers, Cornwall, ON
Sat., Feb. 28, 2004

2003

John Todd Lecture,
Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, ON,
Wed., Nov. 19, 2003

TerraVie Community Land Trust Information Day,
St.Hippolyte, QC
Oct. 2003

Slide Show Presentation by Jillian Hovey,
New Life Retreat Centre for Wellness and Eco-Living, Lanark, ON,
Sat., Sept. 13, 2003

Intro to PC Workshop,
Joy Hill Farm, Frelighsburg, QC,
Fri. - Sun., Sept. 5 - 7, 2003

Yes! To Life Festival,
The Living Centre, London, ON,
Fri. - Sun., Aug. 15 - 17, 2003

Kyoto/Sprawl Conference,
Glendale Campus, York University, Toronto, ON,
Fri., July 25, 2003

The Herb Fair,
Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, ON,
Sun., June 01, 2003

Green Living Show,
Edwards’ Botanical Gardens, Toronto, ON,
Sat., May 31, 2003

Halton Eco Festival,
Oakville, ON,
Sat., April 5, 2003

Total Health Show,
Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto, ON,
Fri.-Sun., March 28-30, 2003

Seedy Saturday,
Scadding Court, Toronto, ON,
Sat., March 1, 2003

Eco Farm Day,
The Operating Engineers Training Institute, Morrisburg, ON
Feb. 22, 2003

National Organic Agriculture Conference,
University of Guelph, Guelph, ON,
Sat.&Sun., Jan.25&26, 2003

2002

Green Living Show,
Edwards’ Botanical Gardens, Toronto, ON,
Sat., June 15, 2002

The Herb Fair,
Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, ON,
Sun., June 02, 2002

John Seed Workshop,
The Living Centre, London, ON,
Sat. & Sun., May 11th & 12th, 2002

Oakville Eco Festival,
Oakville, ON,
Sat., April 6, 2002

Total Health Show,
Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto, ON,
Sat. & Sun., March 16 & 17, 2002

Seedy Saturday,
Scadding Court Community Centre, Toronto, Ontario,
March 2, 2002

Eco Farm Day,
The Operating Engineers Training Institute, Morrisburg, ON
Feb. 23, 2002

National Organic Agriculture Conference,
University of Guelph, Guelph, ON,
Sat. & Sun., Jan. 26 & 27, 2002

2001

Slide Show Presentation ‘Sustainable Communities’ by Jillian Hovey,
Hamilton-Wentworth Chapter of the Canadian Organic Growers,
Tues., Nov. 20, 2001

Natural Building for Women Workshop,
Everdale Environmental Learning Centre, ON,
Fri. - Sun., Sept. 28-30, 2001

Vegetarian Food Fair,
Toronto Vegetarian Association, Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, ON,
Fri. - Sun., Sept. 7 - 9, 2001

Ecovillage Network of Canada Gathering,
Camp Kawartha, Lakefield, ON,
Sept. 14 -16, 2001

Canada’s Outdoor Farm Show,
Woodstock, ON,
Tues. - Thurs., Sept. 11 - 13, 2001

Natural Life Festival,
Kortright Renewable Energy Centre, ON,
Sat. & Sun., July 7 & 8, 2001

Oakville Eco Festival,
Oakville, ON,
Sat. & Sun., June 9 & 10, 2001

The Herb Fair,
Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, ON,
Sun., June 03, 2001

Festive Earth Festival,
Riverdale Park, Toronto, ON,
Sun., May 6, 2001

Earth Day,
Harbourfront Toronto, ON,
Sun., April 22, 2001

National Organic Agriculture Conference,
University of Guelph, Guelph, ON,
Sat. & Sun., Jan. 27 & 28, 2001

2000

“Getting It Built” Cohousing Workshop,
University of Toronto,
Fri.-Sun., June 2-4, 2000

Festive Earth Festival,
Riverdale Park, Toronto, ON,
Sun., May 7, 2000

Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture Conference,
State College, PA, USA
Feb. 2000

National Organic Agriculture Conference,
University of Guelph, Guelph, ON,
Sat., Jan. 29, 2000

1999

Art of Community Gathering,
Frost Valley, Catskill Mountains, NY, USA
November 1999

North American Co-Housing Conference,
Pioneer Co-housing Amherst, MA
1999

Permaculture Design Course,
Ecology Retreat Centre, Hockley Valley, ON
June 1999

Farming for the Future Conference,
Pennsylvania Association of Sustainable Agriculture, State College, PA, USA
1999

Jillian Hovey Speaking Engagements:

Green Energy Home Show
The most focused event for home owners and industry professionals
interested in sustainable energy and green building solutions for the home.
Sat., Sept. 30 & Sun., Oct. 1, 2006, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Jillian Hovey giving an amazing slide show presentation on
Natural Buildings , Renewable Energy and Biological Waste Treatment
Systems: A Wonderful Overview for Those Interested in Eco Homes
Kortright Centre, Vaughan , ON
http://www.kortright.org

Simcoe County Wellness Expo
Jillian Hovey giving a slide show presentation on
Natural Buildings , Renewable Energy and Eco Communities
Saturday, September 23, 2006
Barrie Event Centre (Old Barrie Fair Ground)
165 Essa Road , Barrie , ON

Sustainable Lifestyles Symposium
Jillian Hovey facilitating permaculture workshops; slide show in evening
Mon., Aug. 21st, 2006
Personal & Community Preparedness for a Low Energy World
Sun., Aug. 20 to Fri., Aug. 25, 2006 (Come for one or more days)
http://www.sustainablelifestyles.ca

Green Expo
Saturday, April 30, 2005
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
The Armoury, Peterborough

Total Health Show
Friday, April 1st – Sunday, April 3rd
Exhibition Place, Toronto

Seedy Saturday
Saturday, March 19, 2005
10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Scadding Court Community Centre, Toronto

Living Now Festival (3rd Annual)
Wed., July 28 - Sun., August 1, 2004
Great Blue Heron festival grounds
(south of Buffalo, New York)
www.greensunhealing.com

Yes! To Life Festival
Friday, August 6 - Sunday, August 8, 2004
Spirit of the Earth Educational Centre
Just southwest of London, Ontario
www.thelivingcentre.com/

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