• AWARE Kids Nature Club Annual Bike Rodeo

    This years bike rodeo taught a range of youngsters the importance of riding their bikes and how to be safe while doing it. Kids started the journey with a bike inspection which included a helmet, brake and tire check. Next the  careful use and application of breaks was explored followed by some slalom and figure […]

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  • AWARE Earth Day Clothing Swap Success

    Whistlerites stood apart this Earth Day by choosing to swap instead of shop at the AWARE Earth Day Clothing Swap. This event allowed locals to spring clean their closets, share fashion trends forward and hunt for new hidden gems to adore. Local artisans lined the exterior of the ballroom and sold beautiful creations, many of […]

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  • Great Green Activities for a Rainy Day in Whistler

    When temperatures are too warm to turn the endless rain droplets from a pineapple express into the fresh powder we love, revamp your daily itinerary with these warm Whistler indoor activities.   Start by visiting the Whistler Museum where you can explore the history of Whistler, admire the technological progression of both skis and snowboards, […]

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  • Right to a Healthy Environment

    Across Canada communities are coming together to request their local leaders make municipal declarations in support of their citizens rights to a healthy environment (R2HE).  The momentum behind this grassroots movement has come from two longstanding environmental advocacy groups – EcoJustice and the David Suzuki Foundation. In Whistler, AWARE was asked by a number of […]

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  • Whistler Kids Chance to be Bear Champions!

    The AWARE Kids Nature Club has a special opportunity to partner with the Get Bear Smart Society to create a short video of Whistler kids sharing their knowledge and appreciation for Whistler bears to produce a five-minute educational video on what it is like to be a kid growing up in bear country. Through being […]

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  • Donate to childcare at All Candidates Meeting

    Whistler’s environmental charity AWARE, is seeking donations to help support childcare at the upcoming All Candidates Meeting in Whistler, focused on the Environment and Sustainability. ————————- Click Here To Donate: https://fundrazr.com/campaigns/7t9ga/ab/748JM8? ————————-  

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  • Simplify Life: AWARE’s First All Female Clothing Swap & Shop

    October 27th, 6 – 9 PM @ Nicklaus North All proceeds go to AWARE, Whistler’s Environmental Charity since 1989. SWAP: Bring clothes you no longer love, and swap them for something you adore! Halloween costumes welcome! SALE: Separate from our swap, we will showcase a sale section featuring local artisans, wine, and local ladies with wardrobes […]

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  • All Candidates Meeting: Environment & Sustainability

    The Association of Whistler Area Residents for the Environment (AWARE), Whistler Centre for Sustainability (WCS) and the Whistler Public Library have come together to host an All Candidates Meeting (ACM) for the upcoming local elections.  The topic will be ‘Environment & Sustainability’, allowing candidates to highlight their personal priorities from a wide array of local, […]

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  • Crafty By Nature + Envirofest Join For A Day Of Outdoor Fun

    A day of nature crafts, live music, food and fun… Celebrate the Whistler environment with AWARE on Sunday, August 31st as Crafty by Nature and the RMOW’s EnviroFest come together at Rebagliati Park. Guiltlessly gorge on vegan sliders and vote for a victor as the Four Seasons, Whistler Blackcomb, The Naked Sprout and Gardein go […]

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  • July Green Talk: What does the future hold for Howe Sound?

    Howe Sound is North Americas southernmost fjord, beautiful and wild yet easily accessed from Vancouver or Whistler in 30 minutes. With a history of industrial mismanagement the Sound was ecologically devastated. After decades of restoration and in excess of $46 million dollars of taxpayer money, the Sound has seen an ecological renaissance, culminating with the […]

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