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Climate Change Discussions – Environmental Film Festival 2019
From February 23 - May 25, join the Inverness County Chapter for the Climate Change Discussions – Environmental Film Festival 2019

Charlottetown: Screening of Anthropocene, Friday, March 22 at 7:00 p.m.
Join the PEI Chapter for a free movie screening of The Anthropocene: the age of mankind followed by a discussion for World Water Day at the Holland College Lecture Theatre.

Tatamagouche: Screening of Fractured Land, Sunday, March 24 at 1:00 p.m.
Are you concerned about the possibility of fracking in Nova Scotia? Join the North Shore Chapter for a screening of Fractured Land at the Tatamagouche Centre.


Montreal World Water DayMontreal, Friday, March 22 at 7:00 p.m.
Maude Barlow will speak with Alice-Anne Simard, director of Eau Secours, on the fight for the human right to water, the companies trying to take ownership of water and sell it, as well as her experience with communities around the world who are already facing the global water crisis. **The conference will be in French and English. The entrance is free and the room is accessible to people with reduced mobility.** Marie-Guérin-Lajoie Room, Judith-Jasmin Pavillon, UQAM, Montreal, Quebec (Facebook)


Elmvale: Potluck and film screening, Friday, March 22 at 5:00 p.m.
Celebrate water in Elmvale at the St. Johns United Church while atop the World's Purest Groundwater! Community potluck feast 5:00-6:30 p.m. followed by screening of Watermark 7:00-8:30 p.m. 

Guelph: Screening of Watermark, Friday, March 22 at 7:00 p.m.
Celebrate with the Guelph chapter at St. Andrews Church for a screening of Watermark which brings together diverse stories from around the globe and explores our relationship with water and how it shapes humanity. Please bring your own refillable drinking vessel.

London: World Water Day Rally, Friday, March 22 at 11:00 a.m.
All are invited to a rally in Victoria Park to bring awareness on the importance of water and the abuse that has been done to it by water bottling companies. Wear blue!

Toronto: Water Docs - The Impact of Water, Friday, March 22 at 9:00 p.m.
Join the Toronto Chapter at the Water Docs Film Festival for a screening of Shadow of Drought: Southern California’s Looming Water Crisis; Where the Water Runs; Once Hamoun. Tickets and more information »


Red Deer, Saturday, March 9 at 2:00 p.m.
Did you know that millions of litres of fresh water are being extracted from Western Canada and made permanently unuseable? The Red Deer and Area Chapter of the Council of Canadians invites you to the free public presentation “Mixing Water, Oil and Gas” about fresh water extraction from our rivers, lakes and aquifers for unconventional oil and gas development. The Margaret Parsons Theatre at Red Deer College, 100 College Blvd.

Prince Albert, Tuesday, March 26 at 7:00 p.m.
Join us to explore the commercialization of water by stealth and “unstealth.” The focus will be on the Council of Canadians’ Water Campaigner Emma Lui’s chapter in Corporatizing Canada. It is titled Murky Waters: When Governments Turn Water Management into a Business. 7:00 p.m. at the John M. Cuelenaere Public Library.

British Columbia

Nelson: Speakers, Short documentary & Prizes for World Water Day! Friday, March 22 at 7:00 p.m.
The Nelson chapter will be hosting an event at the Adventure Hotel for World Water Day in collaboration with a number of other water focused groups with the emphasis on education and engagement around protecting our precious resource.

Friday, March 22, 2019 - 00:00 to Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 00:00