Rainy River District School Board

You are here

Environmental Education

"Through positive transformative education, children learn the difference one person can make and how we all have a responsibility to make that difference. "

Check out the J.W. Walker School Solar Wall monitoring interface http://solarwall.com/monitoring/

Ink Cartridge/Toner recycling Information

Grand and Toy: Order your Think box with your next purchase of cartridges. www.grandandtoy.com/sites/gt/ProductDetails.aspx

Hewlett Packard cartridges can be returned using the prepaid envelope included with the new cartridge.

Wilson's accepts any cartridges they sell for recycling.

Important Green Dates to Remember

January
1st - World Day of Peace

February
2nd - World Wetlands Day
28t - National Science Day

March
21st - World Forestry Day
22nd - World Water Day
23rd - World Meteorological Day
28th - Earth Hour

April
22nd - Earth Day

May
9th - World Fair Trade Day
31st - Anti Tobacco Day

June
5th - World Environment Day
8th - World Ocean Day

September
16th - World Ozone Day
20th - Zero Emissions Day
21st - International Day of Peace

October
1st-7th - World Wildlife Week
4th - World Animal Welfare Day
15th-21st - Waste Reduction Week in Canada
16th - World Food Day
24th United Nations Day

November
9th - World Freedom Day

Annual Events
2011 - International Year of Forests
2005-2014 - United Nations Decade of Education for Sustainable Development
2005-2015 - International Decade on Water for Life