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2Rivers Festival 2015 is Officially Here!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 1, 2015 The 2Rivers Festival in 2015 Guelph, ON – The 2Rivers Festival kicks off this year on Tuesday, June 9 and runs until Sunday, June 14. During these six days, the 2Rivers Festival will offer eleven different, free events that celebrate and showcase The Speed and Eramosa Rivers. Starting the…

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Erin Water Rockers Rock!

Kudos to the Erin Water Rockers! Let’s Give Them Our Support. Calling themselves the Water Rockers, grade 6 students at Erin Public School have been working tirelessly to protect their local water supply, to reduce plastic waste, and to promote public tap water in their town. Last year the Water Rockers convince 100% of downtown…


Food and Water First Pledge

A special note from Food & Water First:

While we managed to stop the mega quarry for now, until legislative changes are made to protect prime agricultural land, the truth is someone can reapply tomorrow for the same pit on the same land.

Rally to Oppose Bill C-51: Saturday March 14, 2015

On March 14, people will gather together in communities across Canada to speak out against the reckless “secret police” Bill C-51 that is currently being rushed through parliament. We believe that this bill, among other things, could threaten the freedoms we have as Canadians to participate in democratic social action to protect source water. Experts…

Wellington Water Watchers is a Project Partner for Water Wins Study

LUSH Fresh Handmade Cosmetics partners with Wellington Water Watchers to protect access to drinking water with $17,400 grant

February 22, 2015, GUELPH, ON  – Wellington Water Watchers (WWW) and LUSH Fresh Handmade Cosmetics (LUSH) have agreed to a one year partnership to fund local water education and engagement projects designed to protect drinking water in Wellington County. LUSH donated $17,400 to support initiatives in accordance with WWW’s campaign, Keeping the Water in Our…


A Message from WWW Chair

The Wellington Water Watchers has been working hard for over 7 years now successfully raising awareness about numerous issues as they relate to source water protection and the irreplaceable value that water provides all living organisms. Most know us for our strong and principled stance on packaged water as we feel that all levels of…

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Arbor Vitae: A night in support of environmental sustainability

Come out in support of Guelph’s youth entrepreneurs from the Beyond Borders Education Program, with a vision for a better tomorrow on January 16th starting at 6:30pm at the Guelph Youth Music Centre. There will be performances from local musicians, professional speakers, and an assortment of food being served throughout the evening. This event promotes…