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Energy Advisor

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If you are a Certified Energy Advisor or Registered Energy Advisor, a renovator or contractor, or if you have specialized knowledge about building science or energy-efficient building practices, you may wish to investigate the possibility of becoming a residential energy efficiency advisor.

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Windfall Ecology Centre's Rain Barrel Sale is Back

Order discounted rain barrels online now

Rain barrels are an excellent way to collect free rainwater for future use on gardens and lawns. Using them helps slow down the flow of stormwater on your property and keeps our local waterways clean. Orders must be placed by Friday June 2nd and picked up on Saturday June 10th between 10:00am - 2:00pm at Windfall Ecology Centre, Aurora. Prices begin at $60 per barrel.

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Nature Play Pop Up a Tasty Success

Families celebrate March Break at Windfall

Families celebrate March Break at Windfall

On Saturday, March 18th, we welcomed over 180 people to Sheppard's Bush for a day of outdoor play to cap off the March Break. Kids guided themselves through the adventure playground and explored the walking trails. Families also enjoyed maple taffy treats made on the spot. What a great way to celebrate active play, the great outdoors, maple syrup season, and community.

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New Windfall festival announcement

Celebrating Diversity: Food, Land and People

Coming Sunday, September 24, 2017

Windfall Executive Director Brent Kopperson with Ontario Minister of Housing, Chris Ballard, MPP, at the announcement of a new Windfall festival
Windfall Executive Director Brent Kopperson (left) with Ontario Minister of Housing, Chris Ballard, MPP — at the announcement of a new Windfall festival.

Windfall Ecology Centre throws open its doors for a new fall festival... but 2017 is no ordinary year. This fall, we celebrate 150 years of Canada's diverse natural heritage: Food, Land and People.

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Windfall Centre's Rain Barrel Sale is Back

Order discounted rain barrels online

Prices begin at $60 per barrel

Orders must be placed by Friday June 2, 2017

Rain barrels are an excellent way to collect free rainwater for future use on gardens and lawns. Using rain barrels helps prevent flooding and keep our local waterways clean by slowing down the flow of stormwater.

Order your rain barrels today and pickup Saturday June 10, 2017, between 10:am and 2:pm at Windfall Ecology Centre in Aurora.

Orders must be placed by Friday June 2, 2017.

Supplies are limited so don't miss this great opportunity for big savings on Rain Barrels!

Order on-line today