Visit the Greenest School in Canada, Lacombe School: June 1, 2019

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When we come across schools like this, we can’t but get excited! Lacombe High School is 2018’s Greenest School in Canada! Join us for a tour, hive inspection and some honey/veggies & kombucha tea tasting. Fee is a donation $10/pp

An EcoVision environmental club which over the past 15 years has raised funds for 32 solar arrays totalling six kW, along with a portable solar array and solar cars for the classroom.

A 42-foot, energy-efficient geodesic tropical greenhouse with geothermal heat storage; outdoor gardens with 40 raised beds, 125 fruit trees, 10 picnic tables, birdhouses, bat houses and evergreen trees; and an urban beekeeping program with three hives and 20+ Lacombe residents.

Complete composting of about 25kg of organic waste from its kitchen per month, using three thermal composite systems and half a dozen vermi-composite systems.

An Adopt a Garden initiative where the school gets community members to help take care of its gardens over the summer months, and local groups are invited to speak about environmental topics in classes.

Come and visit the campus with us with a student led private tour on June 1! Register here! All proceeds go to Lacombe High School Green Initiatives.

Date: June 1, 2019
Time: 1-3pm
Where: 5628 56 Ave, Lacombe, AB T4L 1G6

Register and get email about organizing carpooling from Calgary and Edmonton Saturday morning.