In the context of the 2020-2021 coronavirus pandemic and current Public Health authority directives, Lakeshore is now holding services on-line using the Zoom application.
Francis Scarpaleggia, MP for the Lac-Saint-Louis riding, speaks of his work as Chair of the House of Commons Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development.
Former Lakeshore member Don Hackett, now living in Ottawa, shares his story of commitment to nature, and to the Jack Pine trail, jewel of Ottawa’s Greenbelt. Climate change and population growth endanger it, and it has a fatal flaw.
What does it mean to be human in our place and time? One place to start is with our relationship with the earth – not so much the earth as a planet in space, but as the literal ground beneath our feet.
The 1918 “Spanish” Flu killed more people than died in WW1: for every soldier killed in combat, three died of that flu. Calogero Cumbo explores why, in the middle of our current pandemic, we have forgotten that previous one.
The world as we’d like to imagine it once this pandemic is over. What are the things we want to let go of from this time and what are the things we’d like to keep?
As GDP plummets, resource use exploitation and pollution declines, emissions fall and non-human life is able to re-inhabit spaces through diminished human activity, it might appear that environmentalists and degrowthers have cause to celebrate. Yet it is important to distinguish the current crisis from an … read more.
Vivian grew up in the West IsIand and graduated from McGill University’s School of Environment with ecological field experience at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute. She is a musician, singer\songwriter, and photographer as well as an environmentalist and permaculturalist. Vivian lives now in the Eastern … read more.
Most religions claim an insight into ultimate reality, which they call God, but we Unitarian Universalists, being creedless, make no such claim. Or do we?
In our seventh principle, we affirm the existence of the interdependent web of all existence, of which we are a part.
It is wonderful to welcome Calogero, … read more.
Lisa Mintz founded Sauvons la falaise, whose primary mission is to ensure protection of the St. Jacques Escarpment Eco-territory, and connection with other existing green spaces including the future Meadowbrook park.
Falaise St-Jacques Escarpment
She will discuss the history and biology of the falaise as well … read more.