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June 2015

Facilitation Training (Transition Streets)

June 27, 2015 @ 9:00 am - June 28, 2015 @ 12:00 pm
eMERGE Guelph Commons,
Old Quebec St Mall
Guelph, Ontario N1H 7T8 Canada
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Help lead meetings, guide the group through activities, support them in making decisions and act as a conduit to the resources eMERGE Guelph can provide. Transition Streets brings neighbours together to get better acquainted, while learning collaboratively how to save money, reduce environmental footprints, and empower neighbours to work together to create positive and long term environmental and social change. Each neighbourhood group that registers is provided with a trained facilitator who will help them along their journey – We…

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July 2015

Transition Streets Host Orientation

July 16, 2015 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
eMERGE Guelph Commons,
Old Quebec St Mall
Guelph, Ontario N1H 7T8 Canada
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Do you want to connect with the neighbours around you? Do you envision a community that is based on connectedness and working together? Perhaps you want rain barrels, trees on your street, backyard chickens or a vegetable garden, more walkable neighbourhoods where your kids are safe to play, safe bike routes around the city? Maybe you have no idea how to go about creating a resilient community, but you want to take action? If this rings true, then Transition Streets…

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Transition Streets Facilitator Training

July 18, 2015 @ 9:00 am - July 19, 2015 @ 12:00 pm
eMERGE Guelph Commons,
Old Quebec St Mall
Guelph, Ontario N1H 7T8 Canada
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Transition Streets brings neighbours together to get better acquainted, while learning collaboratively how to save money, reduce environmental footprints, and empower neighbours to work together to create positive and long term environmental and social change. Each neighbourhood group that registers is provided with a trained facilitator who will help them along their journey – We hope this can be you! Help lead meetings, guide the group through activities, support them in making decisions and act as a conduit to the…

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March 2016
Free

eMERGE EcoMarket 2016!

March 19, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

The eMERGE EcoMarket is back and once again teaming up with the H2O Go Festival. Come join the fun Saturday, March 19th from 10am to 3pm at the Old Quebec Street Mall. Come see exhibitors showcasing green ideas, products, services and technologies that will help you save money and reduce your impact! Learn about water through interactive displays and activities. There will be free workshops, children's activities, live music, door prizes and local craft beer tastings. This event is free to…

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September 2016

Green Energy Doors Open – Guelph – Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016

September 10, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Don't miss your opportunity to check out some of the most energy efficient houses in Guelph. From a house built in 1863 to a newly built Net Zero home, see how Guelph homeowners have renovated their homes to slash their utility bills and their environmental footprint. For more information check out Green Energy Door Open.

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March 2017

Join us at the eMERGE EcoMarket 2017!

March 25 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Mark your calendars and set your alarm clocks. The eMERGE EcoMarket is coming back.   Saturday, March 25th, 2017, the eMERGE EcoMarket will once again fill the Old Quebec Street Mall with all things green. The 10th anniversary of the sustainability expo will showcase green products and services - from low flush toilets to electric cars. Planning home renovations? Looking to reduce utility bills? Interested in reducing your environmental impact? The EcoMarket will be sure to arm visitors with the…

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May 2017

Guelph: 100% Renewable Energy – What Can we Learn from Oxford County?

May 29 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Guelph Youth Music Centre,
75 Cardigan St.
Guelph, Ontario N1H 3Z7 Canada
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 As Guelph considers becoming a 100% Renewable Energy City, what can we learn from other communities that are already on their way? Join us for an exciting evening, featuring a talk by Oxford County's Renewable Energy Leader Jay Heaman. Heaman will discuss Oxford County's commitment to creating a 100% Renewable Energy City, and expand on how his community is tackling this challenging goal. The talk will be followed by a facilitated break out session, where community brainstorming and discussion is…

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September 2017
Free

Net Zero Energy in Community Halls and Places of Worship

September 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Eden Mills Community Hall,
108 York St.
Eden Mills, Ontario n0b1p0 Canada
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How a small community is seeing huge results in saving money, energy and fighting climate change. Eden Mills Community Hall 7:00 pm Tuesday September, 19, 2017 Eden Mills Community Hall Eden Mills, ON (12 kilometers east of Guelph)   The Eden Mills Community Hall has undergone a renovation that has reduced their emissions by almost 80% and lowered energy use by more than 60%. And they're not finished yet. This fall they are adding more exterior wall insulation that will…

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eMERGE Efficient Homes Tour 2017

September 23 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

The eMERGE Efficient Homes Tour is just around the corner! Visit Guelph's most efficient homes and explore the unique projects and retrofits homeowners have done to make their home first-class in energy efficiency and conservation. “The Efficient Homes Tour is an opportunity for residents to share their energy achievements and passion for environmental sustainability with the city” said Steve Yessie, eMERGE Home Tune-Up advisor. Homeowners use many techniques to improve the efficiency of their homes, ranging from high tech solar photovoltaic…

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October 2017

eMERGE Electric Car Show

October 27 @ 4:00 pm - October 28 @ 3:00 pm
Old Quebec Street Shoppes,
55 Wyndham St. N.
Guelph, Ontario N1H 7T8 Canada

Join eMERGE in the Old Quebec Street Shoppes in downtown Guelph for all things Electric Vehicle (EV). Check out different makes and models on the market. Ask EV owners about their personal experiences buying and owning an electric car. Friday, October 27 - 4pm to 8pm AND Saturday, October 28 - 10am to 3pm Old Quebec Street Shoppes in Downtown Guelph 55 Wyndham Street North, Guelph Free test drives October 28th! Get behind the wheel and see for yourself why…

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