Artistic Call Out

Mountains ridge and reflection on the water surface.

$75 for the successful submission Sustainable Orillia (SO) is again inviting artistic submissions under its next seasonal theme of “Housing.” For many, the word will conjure up the recent election […]

Sustainable Orillia Month Art Show

Sustainable Orillia month will include the first “Sustainable Orillia Art Show” consisting of artwork submitted to us in two art contests earlier this year.  The two contests, oriented around the […]

Orillia’s Repair Café is BACK!

Fixing part of a broken bike

Following several successful and popular Repair Cafés held in Orillia in the past few years, another will take place during Sustainable Orillia week at Orillia Square Mall (1029 Brodie Drive) […]

Orillia Plans for its Climate Future!

Bob McDonald, Orillia native and host of CBC Radio’s Quirks and Quarks, will open Orillia’s  Virtual Open House addressing its Climate Change Action Plan (CCAP). The plan will chart the […]

Let’s Talk Sustainable Agriculture Practices

Let’s Talk Sustainable Agriculture Practices on Saturday, September 11th and Tuesday, September 14th.   Come learn about community gardens, local markets and regenerative agriculture practices at Sustainable Orillia’s information booth, […]

Taking Emissions out of Public Transit (Webinar)

Monday, Sept. 13, 2021, 6-7 pm Gideon Forman, Climate Change and Transportation Policy Analyst and renowned climate expert with the David Suzuki Foundation, will lead a live Sustainable Orillia webinar […]