Elin Kelsey on the Environmental Narrative: From Doom and Gloom to Hope and Resiliency

When many people think of the state of the environment, they are filled with hopelessness and fear. On May 1st, the Salt Spring Forum is pleased to present Elin Kelsey ...

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Clean Energy: From Alternative to Mainstream – An Evening with Ross Beaty, Founder of Alterra Power Corp.

Founder and Chairman of Pan American Silver Corp., Ross Beaty, joins the Salt Spring Forum on May 30th at ArtSpring for a discussion on Clean Energy: From Alternative to Mainstream. ...

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An Evening with Louise Fréchette, former UN Deputy Secretary-General

In 2005, Forbes identified Louise Fréchette – then Deputy Secretary-General of the U.N. – as one of the world's most powerful women. On June 19th at 7:30 p.m. at ArtSpring, ...

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Welcome to the Salt Spring Forum

The Salt Spring Forum is a charitable non-profit organization that brings leading thinkers and intellectuals to Salt Spring Island for community discussion and democratic debate. We are an organization committed to the sharing of ideas of national and global significance.  To this end we offer an annual speaker’s series, workshops, academically-oriented community courses, literary festivals, and support all candidate debates during election periods. To learn more about our goals and vision please visit our About Us page. The Salt Spring Forum would not possible without the support of our members and generous donations. To become a member please visit our Membership page. To make a donation please visit our Ways to Donate  page.