#FridaysForFuture Climate Shoe Strike Sept 25th

#FridaysForFuture Climate Shoe Strike Sept 25th

On September 25th in Stratford, a climate shoe strike was held in front of City Hall. Organized by a youth-led intergenerational team of volunteers from the Climate Strike Stratford and Climate Momentum networks, the shoe strike was a COVID-safe way to host a public...
Tree Trust Launches in Stratford-Perth

Tree Trust Launches in Stratford-Perth

By Annemarie Reimer Do you have a favourite tree, currently or from your childhood? On Friday afternoon, September 18th, a full capacity crowd of 100 gathered under one of musician Loreena McKennitt’s favourite trees to celebrate the launch of Stratford-Perth Tree...
Teen Trio Energizes Local Climate Action

Teen Trio Energizes Local Climate Action

By Don Landry If you were to judge the future of local climate leadership by the energy and accomplishments of three Stratford teens, you would have to say that future is very bright. Never mind the future, actually. With the recent and ongoing efforts of Emily Adam,...
Volunteer with a Working Group … or Two

Volunteer with a Working Group … or Two

“There is a glimmer of hope. For if COVID-19 is a precautionary tale, it is also a crash course in the possible.” ~ María Mendiluce & Jose Siri The choices we make today to rebuild and restart our economy will shape our society, health, and climate for...
Just Recovery Awareness Campaign & Contest!

Just Recovery Awareness Campaign & Contest!

We’ve launched a Just Recovery poster campaign and scavenger hunt contest in downtown Stratford! The contest runs until September 18th. Spread the word about the Just Recovery principles to raise awareness. We can build back better from the pandemic, but we must build...