Raffle Winners!

Thanks so everyone who came out on Saturday and a special thanks to everyone who purchased raffle tickets. Here are our winners: Grey Rock Style Consultation – Jessica Martin Gro 4 Organics Worm Castings – Steve Tedesco Taste Real Gift Basket and Red Brick Gift Basket – Dave Beaton Bear Root Garden Organic Seeds and[…]

Ramping Up

The festival is getting closer and closer and there are so many events that I’m excited for this year. Thursday and Friday have some amazing talks about green energy and green buildings, rooftop gardens, an amazing film about gleaning, and some amazing ecotherapy presentations. Saturday will be at St. George’s Church and Old Quebec Street[…]

Resilience Festival Wrap Up

We are calling this year’s festival a great success! With a more condensed schedule than last year, it seemed to suit the mood. We ran events from Thursday to Sunday covering a good variety of interests. The Builder’s Symposium reported a good turn out, as did the film screening (with a few technical difficulties). On[…]

Festival Week Has Arrived!

Well, we are here and I am so excited to see how this year’s Resilience Festival unfolds. It feels like the wonderful calm before the storm when all the hard work is done (or almost done!) and it’s time to enjoy the events this weekend. Last night I spent some time making the Guidebooks (check downtown locations[…]

New Website Launched

Welcome to the new website for the Guelph Resilience Festival! Check out the events that we have lined up, learn more about volunteering, or learn about our amazing sponsors. Make sure to check back soon as we update more information as the festival approaches!!!

Festival Planning Under Way!

Planning for the 2016 Resilience Festival is well underway! Jess and I have met and chatted with others about how we can make this year’s festival absolutely amazing! Last week, we decided to continue to host the main day of the festival at St. George’s Church once again because of their wonderful facilities and space. Seedy Saturday,[…]