Upcoming events

    • 10 Jun 2017
    • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • MEC 130 W Broadway, Vancouver

    Come Out and Learn How to Charge your Batteries! 

    Take part in a guided tour of SPEC’s solar photovoltaic (PV) panels on top of Mountain Equipment Co-op’s store on West Broadway in Vancouver. 

    Meet: At the roof top parking lot of Mountain Equipment Co-op (MEC at 130 W Broadway, Vancouver). Right by the store entrance, there is a staircase and elevator to get to the rooftop.

    Important: The solar panels are not wheelchair accessible. To reach them, you have to climb a 2 meter ladder.

    RSVP: Registration is limited to 80 people

    You can learn about: 

    • solar energy systems 
    • cost savings and how to integrate solar into your home and buildings
    • the newest storage options. including the Tesla Powerwall
    • new community solar initiatives in BC
    • BC's energy supply
    Great for kids and adults. 

    SPEC partners with Vancouver Renewable Energy Coop (VREC) to host the tours. Tours are supported by BC Hydro, Bullfrog Power, MEC, TD Friends of the Environment Foundation and SPEC's individual donors. 

    • 13 Jun 2017
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • Kits House: 2305 west 7th Ave, Vancouver
    Meet with members of SPEC's Food & Environment Committee. The meeting is free and visitors are welcomed.

    Location: Kits House: 2305 west 7th Ave, Vancouver

    Schedule: The 2nd Tuesday of each month.

    Room: Ask at the front desk for the room location. 

    New? Meet Leadership Team members Art Bomke, Kate Menzies and Tara Moreau.

    To read about their passion for our environment, click on the link, or go to: Home>About us> Our People 

    • 14 Jun 2017
    • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM (PDT)
    • 2305 West 7th Ave, Vancouver

    Location: Kits House, 2305 West 7th Ave, Vancouver, BC  V6K 1Y4

    Time: 6:30pm – 8pm: The meetings are free and visitors are welcome.

    Schedule: The 2nd Wednesday of each month.

    Please email zerowaste@spec.bc.ca if you have any questions.

    New? Meet the members of the Zero Waste Leadership Team: Angie, Emily, Eyal, and Maya. 


    6:30 - 6:40: Introductions/Late Buffer (10 minutes)

    • Introductions
    • Agenda Review
    • Decide Note Taker
    • Decide Time Keeper

    6:40 - 6:55: Learning Presentation (15 minutes)

    6:55 - 7:55: Meeting Content (60 minutes):

    7:55 - 8:00: Closing remarks (5 minutes)

    • Review action items
    • Remind note taker to upload minutes

    If you have a request to add an agenda item, please reply to this email.

    • 21 Jun 2017
    • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Kitsilano Neighbourhood House (Kits House)

    Take part and meet with members of SPEC's Energy Committee.The meeting is free and visitors are welcome. 

    AGENDA: Email admin@spec.bc.ca for details.

    Date: Third Wednesday of the month

    Start Time: 6pm
    Location: Kits House: 2305 west 7th Ave, Vancouver
    Room: Ask at the front desk for the room location

Society Promoting Environmental Conservation
2305 West 7th Ave
Vancouver, BC, V6K 1Y4

T: 604-736-7732
E: admin@spec.bc.ca admin@spec.bc.ca
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