• Film Screening: A Plastic Ocean

    A Plastic Ocean begins when journalist Craig Leeson, searching for the elusive blue whale, discovers plastic waste in what should be pristine ocean. In this adventure documentary, Craig teams up with free diver Tanya Streeter and an international team of scientists and researchers, and they travel to twenty locations around the world over the next four […]

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  • Whistler’s Second Repair Cafe

    We throw away a lot of stuff! Even things that need a simple repair. Let’s change that narrative! Join us during Waste Reduction Week at our second Repair Café and fix your items. We’ll provide tools, materials and volunteers to help you repair your – lamp, bike, jewellery, sweater tear and more. Repair Cafés teach […]

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  • Sea-to-Sky Students and Citizens Strike for Bold Action on Climate Change

    Across the globe millions of people have been marching to demand our leaders take urgent and bold action on Climate Change. We know the challenges. We know the solutions. We need to act! On September 27th students will be taking to the streets across Canada and around the world, in response to Greta Thunberg’s call […]

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  • 2019 AWARE Fall Clothing Swap and Repair Station

    Exchange your previously loved pieces for something new to you and help keep textiles out the landfill. AWARE’s popular biannual Clothing Swap is back.

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  • AWARE’s 30th Anniversary Celebration

    Join us to celebrate 30 years of community environmentalism this Earth Day AWARE was founded by people who are passionate about this place. They turned their passion into purpose: to protect nature and all that it provides here in Whistler. This event is about all those who have been involved and the legacies they created over […]

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  • ecoFLIX – An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power

    More than a decade after jumpstarting a global conversation on the climate crisis with the film An Inconvenient Truth, Climate Reality Founder and Chairman Al Gore returns to the big screen with An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power. An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power tells the story of one man’s fight to solve this crisis at a time […]

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  • ecoFLIX – A Plastic Ocean

    A Plastic Ocean begins when journalist Craig Leeson, searching for the elusive blue whale, discovers plastic waste in what should be pristine ocean. In this adventure documentary, Craig teams up with free diver Tanya Streeter and an international team of scientists and researchers, and they travel to twenty locations around the world over the next four […]

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  • Fall Community Garage Sale

    Find everything and anything – household goods, kid and baby stuff, clothing, sporting goods, pet items, furniture and much, much more. Everyone can buy, everyone can sell! All proceeds go to AWARE, Whistler’s Environmental Charity. Thank you to Moving Mountains for Children for handing over this community loved event to our charitable cause. We look […]

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  • Spring Community Garage Sale

    It’s that time of year again… only this year, due to popular demand, we are EXTENDING the sale hours. Find everything and anything – household goods, kid and baby stuff, clothing, sporting goods, pet items, furniture and much, much more. Everyone can buy, everyone can sell! All proceeds go to AWARE, Whistler’s Environmental Charity. Thank […]

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  • Spring Break Nature Camp

    AWARE is proud to introduce Nature Camp programming on Spring Break for the 2018/19 school season. Part of the Whistler Nature Camp series, Spring Break Camp focuses on ages 6–10 years old and strives to teach participants about Whistler’s unique flora and fauna, and foster an understanding of the interconnectedness of all living and non-living […]

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