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2016

Join us on Sunday, July 24, for Walk for Water 2016 in Dunnottar!

Walk for Water is the largest grassroots fundraising event in support of a healthy Lake Winnipeg. Taking place in several lakeside communities, it's a great way to be a part of the solution — and a fun way to spend a day at the lake!

Location: Dunnottar Community Club
Registration: 9:15 a.m.; Walk begins at 10:00 a.m.
Distance: 5 km

Download pledge forms here and start collecting money.

Get more helpful tips here.

Winnipeg Beach's Boardwalk Days take place between July 15 and 17. Look for our table on Saturday, July 16 - we'll be sharing information about our great lake and tips on how you can help protect it.

 

Happy Canada Day! LWF's office will be closed on Friday, July 1. We will re-open on Monday, July 4.

Head down to the Assiniboine Park Zoo on Tuesday, June 7 and check out Sustainability Day 2016.

We, along with many other organizations, will be set up to teach you about sustainability and the health of Lake Winnipeg.

Check out some of the other great events going on at the Assiniboine Park Zoo this summer here.

Continuing what has become an annual tradition, multi-instrumentalist and founder of C. F. Casey Guitars Fred Casey is performing a series of summer guitar concerts and donating all money raised to LWF! Head to the Whytewold Emporium on Friday, August 26 for your last chance of the summer to check out this talented musician and his efforts in support of a healthy Lake Winnipeg! 

Learn more about Fred on Page 5 of our Spring & Summer 2016 newsletter.

Continuing what has become an annual tradition, multi-instrumentalist and founder of C. F. Casey Guitars Fred Casey is performing a series of summer guitar concerts and donating all money raised to LWF! Head to the Whytewold Emporium on Friday, August 5 to check out this talented musician and his efforts in support of a healthy Lake Winnipeg! 

Learn more about Fred on Page 5 of our Spring & Summer 2016 newsletter.

Continuing what has become an annual tradition, multi-instrumentalist and founder of C. F. Casey Guitars Fred Casey is performing a series of summer guitar concerts and donating all money raised to LWF! Head to the Whytewold Emporium on Friday, July 22 to check out this talented musician and his efforts in support of a healthy Lake Winnipeg! 

Learn more about Fred on Page 5 of our Spring & Summer 2016 newsletter.

Continuing what has become an annual tradition, multi-instrumentalist and founder of C. F. Casey Guitars Fred Casey is performing a series of summer guitar concerts and donating all money raised to LWF! Head to the Whytewold Emporium on Father's Day, June 19 to check out this talented musician and his efforts in support of a healthy Lake Winnipeg! 

Learn more about Fred on Page 5 of our Spring & Summer 2016 newsletter.

Canadian Geographic Education Lake Winnipeg Foundation

Map image courtesy of Canadian Geographic

Geography, according to American professor Dr. Charles Gritzner, can be defined by three simple questions: “What is where?”, “Why there?” and “Why care?”

Gritzner’s definition – which speaks to location, ecological features and socio-cultural contexts – underlies OPEN Water, a collaborative initiative led by Canadian Geographic Education, a program of the Royal Canadian Geographic Society.

The multi-year, multi-aspect project’s title is an acronym that stands for Observe, Participate, Experience and Network. Last year, organizers brought together...

K.Barteski Live Love Lake

We’re thrilled about our collaboration with local artist Kal Barteski!

Designed exclusively for LWF and created with help from Huron Woodwork, these unique #kbscript art pieces are perfect for hanging on your wall, or displaying on your mantle or bookshelf. (They also make great gifts.) Best of all, all proceeds from every sale support our ongoing work, which means your purchase is not only beautiful, it’s also making a healthy Lake Winnipeg possible!

All items within this collection can be purchased through our website or by contacting us at our Winnipeg office. Purchased merchandise can be...

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