• Green Talk: Whistler’s 5 Worst Weeds

    Join Clare Greenberg from the Sea to Sky Invasive Species Council (SSISC) to learn about Whistler’s 5 Worst Weeds. We will talk about what makes these species invasive, how to get rid of them if you have them, and what to plant in their place. Green Talks invites environmental experts to speak on sustainability issues such as waste, […]

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  • Green Talk – What’s All the Buzz About Bees?

    Join Michalina Hunter of Green Bee Honey in learning all about bees! Discover what wild pollinators live in our area, what’s threatening them, and what we can do to help. We will touch on what plants are best for bees, how to design a pollinator garden, and best practices for providing nesting habitat for mason […]

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  • Cleanse Your Commute

      Worried about biking to work? Struggle to read the bus schedule? Think your family can’t survive with only one car? Looking for your dream-team carpool? Want to try an e-bike? Whistler has an array of options for getting around that can fit your lifestyle! Join AWARE and friends for a fun evening focused on […]

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  • GO Fest – Bird House Building with AWARE Whistler

    Build your very own bird house to help provide shelter for our winged friends, while celebrating Whistler’s natural backyard! Use nails and hammers to piece together pre-cut wood with the assistance of on-site bird house building experts and fellow nature lovers. Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult for the […]

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  • Community Garage Sale – Creekside Underground

    Previously hosted by Moving Mountains for Children, AWARE is excited to take over this popular fundraiser which helps give previously loved items a new home, while bringing community members together. Expect to find a whole range of items, including but not limited to: toys, sports equipment, furniture, clothing and much, much more! Everyone can buy, […]

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  • Earth Day Programming: Telluride’s Mountain Film on Tour

    To mark Earth Day, AWARE is delighted to partner with the U.S. Consulate General Vancouver and the Whistler Public Library for an environmental film festival screening event on April 22. Presented by Telluride Mountain film representative and former mountain climber Jason Merritt, this series of educational short films will surely inspire you. These documentaries will […]

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  • Simplify Life Clothing Swap

    Just before Earth Day, we invite you to simplify life, clean out clutter and reduce waste by adding AWARE’s annual Clothes Swap. The Simplify Life Clothes Swap is a space where people can bring clothes, shoes and accessories they no longer wear and swap them for other previously loved items they will adore! The event […]

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  • GROW Whistler Mid-Season Soiree

    In celebration of the 2017 growing season and the delicious bounty the greenhouses and gardens provide, we host a GROW Summer Social Potluck. Gardeners bring a plant based meal made with something from their veggie boxes and we all get to taste the creative and delicious dishes put together by fellow gardeners! This will be […]

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  • Gardening Green Talk

    Calling all gardeners, learn how to get the most out of your garden plot so you can bring a bountiful harvest to your table this season!  

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  • Greenhouse Orientation

    Greenhouse orientations are not only a chance for us to show you around and answer any of your questions, but also a great way to meet your fellow gardeners! Find out all you need to know about irrigation, soil management, seed planting and more. As all greenhouses run on the same systems we host both […]

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