GUELPH RESILIENCE FESTIVAL
March 17th - 20th 2016

A COMMUNITY CELEBRATION!

Join us in celebrating our wonderful city and everything that makes our community more resilient! Meet local groups and organizations, learn about sustainable practices, and meet new friends at the annual Resilience Festival hosted by Transition Guelph.

Earth Hour Potluck

Join friends and family in sharing a candle lit potluck dinner at St. Georges Church on March 19th.

Seedy Saturday

Come exchange seeds at the biggest seed swap in Guelph or purchase what you need from our amazing vendors.

Minga Reskilling Fair

Learn skill that our grandparents knew and start your journey to becoming more self reliant! Hosted by Minga Skillbuilding Hub.

And More!

The Resilience Festival runs from March 17th – 20th and is filled with workshops, speakers, and more.

About the Festival

The Guelph Resilience Festival Celebrates It's 6th Year!
A celebration of community resiliency in Guelph

What does it mean to be resilient? When talking about resiliency in terms of a community, we believe it means that we are well connected, able to get our needs met locally, and can learn to connect with the people around us. Resiliency means that we, as a community, are strong, reliable, and self-sufficient.
In Guelph, we are lucky to have an amazing community of people who value resilience and work together to create that strength that comes with being resilient! Are you interested in learning more? Come check out our events, share some stories, and make some friends!

Learn more about the Resilience Festival.

FRIENDS AND SPONSORS

Thank you to everyone that helps make the Resilience Festival happen every year!
Learn more about our friends and sponsors
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Transition Guelph

Transition Guelph is part of a growing movement of people around the world who come together to address some of the most pressing issues of our time through building community, sharing new skills, and taking care of one another at the local level.
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eMERGE Guelph

eMERGE Guelph leads the way in co-creating resilient, flourishing communities. We connect citizens and organizations to innovative solutions to maximize resource efficiency and community well-being.
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H20 GO

H20 GO is an annual free, family-friendly event that includes engaging, hands-on children’s activities, interactive displays, a variety of water–related information booths, and thought–sharing through art and science for people of all ages.
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Minga Skillbuilding Hub

Minga Skill Building Hub runs hands-on workshops where you learn how to create more of the products you consume. Each workshop is designed so that you bring home a finished product and/or will be able to complete a finished product on your own.

Volunteer with the Resilience Festival

Volunteering at the Resilience Festival is an awesome way to learn more about the Transition Guelph and get connected with the wonderful people in our community! We have volunteer opportunities of all shapes and sizes through out the festival. Stay tuned for more information, or email kelly@transitionguelph.org to get connected!

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