NeighbourWood Urban Wood Forum & Reception

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Learn how Toronto’s homeowners, businesses and institutions
can use more of this valuable local resource.

Learn more about the Urban Wood Utilization Initiative.

Urban Wood Utilization Forum: October 24, 2013, 6pm - 7:30pm at Toronto City Hall - Council Chamber.

Our panel of industry and municipal experts will discuss urban wood utilization initiatives, challenges, and solutions from across North America.

John Lough, Senior City Forester, City of Chicago

Kim Storey, Brown + Storey Architects Inc

Jason Dressler, Brothers Dressler

Dennis Hale, Storyboard Furniture Ltd


Urban Wood Reception following the Forum: October 24, 2013, 7:30pm - 9:30pm at Alio Restaurant & Bar, 108 Dundas Street West (5 minute walk from City Hall)

Meet the speakers from the Urban Wood Utilization Forum and some of the IIDEX WoodShop designers and find out more about their work and projects. You will also have the opportunity to network with wood-related industry professionals.


Chapter Members: $15
Not-yet Members: $20

 *Includes hors d’oeuvres and one drink ticket.

Register for the Urban Wood Forum & Reception

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In partership with
The City of Toronto and



As board member of Toronto's leading Urban Forestry organization Chris is proud ot be the MC of the 15th anniversary party being held at Steam Whistle Brewery.

Come enjoy:

  • complimentary hors d'oeuvres
  • cash bar - Steam Whistle Beer and Lifford Wine
  • indoor urban forest with LIVING trees and shrubs
  • door prize - $500 in travel with VIA Rail
  • silent auction, including items donated by:
    • Coach House Books
    • Grassroots Environmental Products
    • Greentea Design
    • Merchants of Green Coffee
    • Metro Toronto Zoo
    • Northern Skies Outpost Cabin
    • Ontario Natural Food Coop
    • Outpost Magazine
    • Planet in Focus
    • SAS Canada
    • The Stop
    • Toronto and Region Conservation
    • Urban Harvest
    • Local Artists
      • Laura Berman - GreenFuse Photos
      • Michelle Bourdeau
      • Natalie Castellino
      • Ryan Halpenny
      • Ruthanne Henry
      • Martin Reis