Eden Mills Community Hall is effectively carbon neutral!

October 2017
By 2018, we will have reduced our Hall’s carbon emissions by 96% and our purchased energy by 95%! Please see more details in the full report

Eden Mills Earth Day, April 21, 2018 – Report on the Day’s Celebrations.

How did we celebrate Earth Day in 2018?  Take a look at the newsletter!

Eden Mills Going Carbon Neutral Presents… Documentary INHABIT

Eden Mills Going Carbon Neutral presents the documentary INHABIT: A Permaculture Perspective on Friday, February 19 at 7 pm at the Eden Mills Community Hall.
View the trailer here. For more details about this excellent look at permaculture, please see our latest newsletter!

Newsletter – Excavation at the Community Hall Begins!

July 6, 2015
You may have noticed some activity at the Hall over the past week. Well, here’s the scoop!
As well – News about the launch of the Rockwood Farmers’ Market this Wednesday, July 8! Please see our newsletter for details!

Newsletter #61 – Earth Day 2015

Apr. 30, 2015
What happened on the Eighth Annual Earth Day 2015 In Eden Mills?

Newsletter #60 – Earth Day 2014 Report

May 1, 2014
What happened on the Seventh Annual Earth Day 2014 in Eden Mills? Please see our newsletter for details!

Newsletter #59 – Earth Day 2014

Apr. 6, 2014
Did the past winter ice storm leave some gaps in your natural surroundings? Do you have the perfect spot for some new trees? In Eden Mills we are fortunate to have young trees, in 12 species, provided by Wellington Green Legacy and ready for planting.

Fifth Household Emissions Survey 2013

December 6, 2013
Starting from Saturday, December 14, one of your neighbours will be calling or visiting you to deliver this year’s survey guide, to determine your interest in participating, and to answer any questions you may have.

Retro-Fit Report #2

January 15, 2013
In March last year we published our first Retro-Fit Report outlining the vision to re-vitalize the heart of the Village of Eden Mills. “It Takes a Village” incorporates many elements, including an energy retro-fit of the Community Hall. We are making real progress. Here’s the latest news in the newsletter

Newsletter #55 – 2011 Survey Results

November 6, 2012
Household Emissions Survey 2011 shows 22% decrease in emissions since 2007.

Newsletter #54 – Earth Day 2012 Report & Cool News Flash!

April 29, 2012
On Thursday April 26, our own Eden Mills visionary, KIT BRESNAHAN, received the VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION AWARD 2012 presented by Wellington County, and sponsored by the Guelph-Wellington Volunteer Centre. Our five-year-old Earth Day Celebration is just one of the important projects Kit has initiated in the Village.

Newsletter #53 – Fifth Annual Earth Day Celebrations

Apr. 12, 2012
In April 2008, the Eden Mills Youth Group organized the Village’s first Earth Day Celebrations. That year, for the first time, Wellington Green Legacy had offered the Village more than 2000 trees to plant in recognition of our intention to “go carbon neutral.” Since that first Earth Day 4 years ago, we have planted 7258 trees, and as many as 22 species

Retro-Fit Report #1

March 15, 2012
Welcome! This is the first report to Eden Mills residents on the exciting steps three village organizations are taking to revitalize the heart of the village. The Millpond Conservation Association, the Going Carbon Neutral and Community Club have united their dreams and are working together to bring them to reality. This “Retro-Fit Report” will be published as required and will keep you up-to-date on every aspect of the project: timetables, news, public meetings and ways you can become involved. See more in the newsletter

Newsletter #52 – End-of-Survey Celebratory Party

Feb. 16, 2012
We’re holding an “End-of-Survey Celebratory Party” on Friday, March 2 from 6 – 9 pm at the Hall – read our newsletter for more information.

Newsletter #51 – Household Emissions Survey 2011 Reminder

Jan. 9, 2012
Surveys will be delivered this week on Saturday, January 14 – read our newsletter for more.

Newsletter #50 – Fourth Household Emissions Survey 2011

Dec. 5, 2011
Volunteers will be distributing survey guides starting as early as next Saturday, December 10th.

To see our newsletters from before 2010, please get in touch here.