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Community Events and Outreach 220x136 hh The CRD Parks & Environmental Services department is a community leader helping to engage, educate and empower citizens to make greener choices through providing information they need about sustainable behaviour. Our community Outreach Team attends community events across the capital region. Look for our team making a difference in your community.

Booking the CRD outreach team for your event

Community Events and Outreach - Book an event 220x136 hhAre you organizing an upcoming community event and would like to have the CRD outreach team participate with an educational display booth? Our mandate is to promote and encourage positive environmental behaviour. Attending community events large and small across the region helps us connect with residents of the capital region. Please complete the event request form for a community display and someone from our outreach team will be in touch. Request the CRD outreach team for your event.

Booking the CRD water cart

Community Events and Outreach - water cart2 220x136 hhTap Into Sustainability at your next community event with the CRD's mobile drinking water cart. Offer your participants, volunteers and staff clean, safe and delicious local drinking water with this refill station. Encourage everyone to BYORB - bring your own reusable bottle to stay hydrated, save energy and reduce event waste.

Please note: Your event must be within the Capital Regional District (CRD), connected to the Sooke Lake Reservoir water supply and be accessible to a municipal water source. The water cart is operational from April through to end of September annually.

The water cart will be staffed with CRD personnel at all times. There are no rental costs to have the cart at your event. Request the water cart for your event.

Booking event speakers

Outreach representatives offer information sessions to businesses and organizations focused on how their employees can become more sustainable in the workplace and in your home. We support offices across the region in their efforts to green their workplace. Topics range from waste reduction, water conservation, pollution prevention and more! Request an event speaker

Booking a picnic shelter

Four picnic shelters are available for reservation in regional parks. All shelters offer undercover picnic table seating and nearby toilet facilities. Barbeques are permitted. Read more >>

Community festivals, events, and workshops

We are committed to sustainability and supporting the communities we serve. Our Outreach team visits events around the capital region to show people just how easy it is to be an environmental ambassador. We bring interactive activities that are fun for the entire family.