Archive for 2007 June

2007 Jul 7: Patrick Kraemer hosts Live Earth party

The newly elected Green Party of Ontario candidate for Toronto-Danforth will be hosting a Live Earth party. Live Earth is a 24 hour, 7 continent concert series that join 2 billion people as they try to solve the climate crisis. For more information visit the Live Earth website.

Patrick’s party is one of more than 6 000 hosted around the world, but not only do you have a chance to take part in this powerful global movement, you also get to interact with your local candidate and other like-minded individuals.

Toronto-Danforth Green Party of Ontario Live Earth Party
Saturday, 2007 July 7, 2 pm
Patrick Kraemer
196 Glebeholme Boulevard
RSVP or post a comment here.

We would love to have you there as we prepare for an exciting campaign for the fall election.

2007 Jul 11: Energy and the Ontario provincial election

The following is in many ways a follow-on to the Power to Choose event.

The future of clean, green energy will be decided by the winner of the October 10, 2007 provincial election.

Plug in with other Toronto activists at a community meeting on:

Wednesday, 2007 July 11, 6 pm – 8 pm
Riverdale Library
(Broadview and Gerrard)

Get in the conversation at voteforcleanenergy.ca

For more info, email info@voteforcleanenergy.ca

2007 Jun 20: Green Party of Ontario nomination meeting

The provincial side of Toronto-Danfoth is having its nomination meeting for the upcoming election. Two very enthusiastic candidates, Sharon Howarth and Patrick Kraemer are competing to run in the October 10th election. Frank de Jong, the leader of GPO, will also be there. Please come and support them, and be ready to sign up for a GPO membership if you do not have one yet, in order to help choose the candidate.

Hope to see you there!
Green Party of Ontario Nomination Meeting
Wednesday, 2007 June 20, 7:00pm
Ralph Thornton Centre
765 Queen Street (East of Broadview, at Saulter), 2nd floor (chceck notice board beside elevator)

2007 Jun 19: Gordon Laxer at City Hall

Post Carbon Toronto, and specifically, my friend Jeff Berg, has arranged for a special talk by Gordon Laxer, the director of the Parkland Institute, about Canada’s energy security. This promises to be a very informative discussion.

Gordon Laxer talks about Energy Security in Ontario and Canada
Tuesday, 2007 June 19, 8 pm
City Hall, Council Rm 1
100 Queen St W

2007 Jun 19: Meet Elizabeth May at Byzantium on Pride Tuesday

Everyone is invited for this event:

Pride Week Meet and Greet with Elizabeth May
Pride Tuesday, 2007 June 19, 5-6:45pm
Byzantium Restaurant
499 Church St
free

Come out and help us celebrate the Green Party’s pro-queer policies.

2007 Jun 23: Power to Choose

Power to Choose logoDalton McGuinty came out with an energy plan last year, but never had any consultations about it.  Adriana thought there should be some consultations.  So here they are.  [Watch the Power to Choose videos on YouTube.]

Come to express opinions, share knowledge and discuss strategies to create a sustainable, safe, clean and affordable energy plan for Ontario.  We deserve a say in our energy future.

Power to Choose (Toronto)
Citizens Forum on Ontario’s Energy Future
Saturday, 2007 June 23, 9 am  – 5:30 pm
Metro Hall, 55 John Street, room 308/309

Attend all or part of this important free event.

Sponsored by Greenpeace, WWF and EvolutionGreen.