Category: Events


Join us for the Great Glebe GREEN Garage Sale 2018

At this year’s Great Glebe GREEN Garage Sale, on Saturday, May 26, over 100 of Ecology Ottawa’s amazing volunteers will distribute 1,000s of free tree saplings at the event and to shoppers throughout the neighbourhood—giving away even more trees than last year!

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Volunteer opportunity: Help us organize the 11th annual Great Glebe GREEN Garage Sale

As spring is in the air, we are getting excited for one of the biggest Ecology Ottawa annual events, the Great Glebe GREEN Garage Sale. Help us organize a day of fun in the sun engaging the community in environmental…

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Registration now open for Park Summit and Earth Day Party 2018

Registration is now open for our annual Ottawa Park Summit and Earth Day Party . Ecology Ottawa invites you to join us for these two exciting events on Saturday, April 21st, 2018. 

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Throw it away? No way! Fix it at the Repair Café!

Need a fun, productive and environmentally friendly weekend activity? Well, look no further! Check out the Ottawa Tool Library’s Repair Café on February 24th from 9AM to 3PM at the Foster Farm Community Centre. Starting in Amsterdam in 2009, Repair Cafes have…

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Catherine, David and Tobi talk climate change and cities – A panel discussion

– What’s next for federal action on climate change, and what does this mean for cities like Ottawa? – What will a more climate-friendly Ottawa look like, and how will we get there? – What kinds of innovative climate solutions…

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Join us at Ottawa Tool Library’s Repair Café!

What is a Repair Café? Join us at the Ottawa Tool Library’s Repair Café, an environmentally friendly event where community members get together to fix household items! These events help to make tremendous progress toward reducing landfill waste, helping citizens…

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Preventing Climate Disaster: A Panel Discussion on Federal Climate Policy

On Wednesday, December 6th, Ecology Ottawa is hosting a free public talk at the downtown Ottawa Public Library about what the Federal government is doing to address climate change. Bringing their own unique policy focus, panelists will be touching on…

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Thank you for a great EcoFest

We would like to take this opportunity to say a big thank you to everyone who made Ecology Ottawa’s tenth anniversary celebration, EcoFest, a celebration to remember. Thank you to our hardworking volunteers who gave their time and energy into…

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Happy National Tree Day!

It’s no secret that trees are important to our wellbeing. There have been multiple scientific studies that show this! After the Emerald Ash Borer killed millions of urban trees in Ottawa Tree Ottawa was created. We wanted to make sure…

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September 22nd – 24th: Tree Giveaway Events!

If somehow you haven’t heard yet, we’re giving away thousands of FREE TREES this summer at events all over Ottawa! Here are the events we’ll be at this weekend. If you’re in the area and want to pick a tree, drop on by! Friday,…

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