Sustain Beaverbrook - May activities

Sustain Beaverbrook is organizing small-scale sustainability-focused projects in Beaverbrook.  The group is planning workshops, energy conservation programs, local food projects, and more.  If you would like to receive occasional updates about Sustain Beaverbrook's projects, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit our website sustainbeaverbrook.ca to find out more.  Beaverbrook is one of three communities selected by Ottawa's EnviroCentre for their  Sustain Your Community project.

Fresh Food at Beaverbrook Centre
Sustain Beaverbrook's first project: Fresh local vegetables will be delivered on Thursday evenings to Beaverbrook Community Centre from mid-June until Thanksgiving.  Waratah Downs Organic Farm is offering a CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) program in which participating residents receive a share of the farmer's weekly produce. To find out more or to sign-up, visit waratahdowns.com.

May 14th - Walkabiltiy Audit
A final Walkability Audit of Beaverbrook will take place on Thursday, May 14th at 6:30 pm. If you would like to volunteer, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . The volunteers will meet at the Beaverbrook Community Centre and traverse six different routes to various destinations, including the Senior's Centre and the Metro. We will evaluate the sidewalk and pathway conditions  using a check-list. This project is coordinated by Ottawa's Council on Aging, which is studying several communities in the City of Ottawa.