September 29 - Rally for the Rideau River

Rally for the Rideau River - Keep the 613 Tar Free!

We are inviting you to a march, boat-ride, and rally to protect the Rideau River and the residents of Ottawa from the TransCanada Tar Sands Pipeline!

9:30am - Meet at Vincent Massey Park
9:45am - Paddlers meet at Brewer Park
1:00pm - Rally begins at City Hall

At the rally we will deliver the petitions we have signed (please sign it), as well as a number of speakers and artists performing.

Please join us at Vincent Massey Park with your walking shoes, at Brewer Park if you'd like to canoe (Please contact ben.powless@ecologyottawa.ca to confirm) or later at City Hall, and have your voice heard!

For more information on the pipeline, and why we are opposing it, please see TarFree613.ca

Confirmed speakers and artists:
Ben Powless - Ecology Ottawa
The Raging Grannies
Clayton Thomas Muller - Idle No More
Vela, Kevin Guerette, Rebecca Lantz - #TarFree613 song
Andrea Harden - Council of Canadians
Albert Dumont - Algonquin Elder
John Bennett - Sierra Club of Canada
Brad Morden - Local artist
Frances Deverell - ClimateFast
Test Their Logik - Hip Hop Group
John Stone - Carleton University
David Lanthier - Public Service Alliance of Canada
Hyf Gypsun - Local artist
Lucila al Mar - Local artist

 

Rassemblement en faveur de la rivière Rideau : laissons le 613 sans bitume !

Nous vous invitons à venir marcher ou pagayer pour protéger la Rivière Rideau et les résidents d'Ottawa du pipeline de sables bitumineux prévu par TransCanada!


9h30 : rendez-vous au Parc Vincent Massey
9h45 : rendez-vous pour les pagayeurs au Brewer Park
13h : rassemblement à l'Hôtel de ville

Lors du rassemblement, nous remettrons la pétition (merci de la signer) à tous les politiciens de la région d’Ottawa. Nous aurons aussi un moment musical, des orateurs et des divertissements.

Merci de vous joindre à nous au Parc Vincent Massey avec vos chaussures de marche ou au Brewer Park si vous apportez votre canot (merci de confirmer alors votre présence à ben.powless@ecologyottawa.ca) ou plus tard, à l'Hôtel de ville pour faire entendre votre voix!

Pour plus d'informations sur le pipeline et sur les raisons de s'y opposer, visitez ecologieottawa.ca/613-sans-bitume

Orateurs et artistes qui ont confirmé leur présence :
Ben Powless - Écologie Ottawa

The Raging Grannies
Clayton Thomas Muller - Idle No More
Vela, Kevin Guerette, Rebecca Lantz - Chanson #613SansBitume
John Bennett - Sierra Club du Canada
Brad Morden - Artiste local
Frances Deverell - ClimateFast
Test Their Logik - Groupe Hip Hop
John Stone - Université de Carleton
Hyf Gypsun - Artiste local
Lucila al Mar - Artiste local

 

WHEN
September 29, 2013 at 9:30am - 3pm
WHERE
Vincent Massey Park and City Hall
CONTACT
Ben Powless ·
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