Past Events

Are Human Rights Really Universal? – Forum Members Salon with Professor Jack Donnelly, University of Denver

Are Human Rights Really Universal? – Forum Members Salon with Professor Jack Donnelly, University of Denver

Date/Time

Date(s) – 6 Oct 2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Location

TBA upon registering for event

In our world of deep inequalities are human rights really universal? Jack Donnelly joins us to discuss this critical issue on Friday, October 6th at 7:30 PM.

In Defence of Science: Nancy Baron, Science Communications Expert

In Defence of Science: Nancy Baron, Science Communications Expert

Date/Time

Date(s) – 29 Sep 2017
7:30 pm - 9:15 pm

Location

ArtSpring

A war on science is underway in the United States. Nancy Baron, one of the most skilled champions of science in the US, joins the Salt Spring Forum in discussion on Friday, September 29th at 7:30 PM at ArtSpring.

Taking Kinder Morgan to Court: Karen Campbell, Ecojustice

Taking Kinder Morgan to Court: Karen Campbell, Ecojustice

Date/Time

Date(s) – 6 Sep 2017
7:30 pm - 9:15 pm

Location

ArtSpring

Karen Campbell – a lawyer and the Climate Change Program Director at Ecojustice – joins the Salt Spring Forum on Wednesday, September 6th at 7:30 PM at ArtSpring to discuss the legal strategies being used to stop the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project.

Do Cities Matter? – An Evening with Mayor Gregor Robertson

Do Cities Matter? – An Evening with Mayor Gregor Robertson

Date/Time

Date(s) – 10 Aug 2017
7:30 pm - 9:15 pm

Location

ArtSpring

Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson joins the Salt Spring Forum on Thursday, August 10th at 7:30 PM at ArtSpring for a wide-ranging discussion about the city he leads and the role—and future—of large urban centres in Canada and around the world.

SOLD OUT: Madeleine Thien, Giller Prize-winning Author, in Conversation

SOLD OUT: Madeleine Thien, Giller Prize-winning Author, in Conversation

Date/Time

Date(s) – 9 Jul 2017
7:30 pm - 9:15 pm

Location

ArtSpring

The Salt Spring Forum is thrilled to announce that Madeleine Thien, Giller Prize-winning author of Do Not Say We Have Nothing, joins us on Sunday, July 9th at 7:30 PM at ArtSpring for a very special Canada 150 discussion about Canada’s ever-shifting national and literary identity.

Is the Future Really Green? – Peter Robinson, CEO of the David Suzuki Foundation & Former CEO of MEC

Is the Future Really Green? – Peter Robinson, CEO of the David Suzuki Foundation & Former CEO of MEC

Date/Time

Date(s) – 26 May 2017
7:30 pm - 9:15 pm

Location

ArtSpring

How can the economy and environmentalism work together? What is the history of environmental activism in BC? Find out with Peter Robinson on Friday, May 26th at 7:30 PM at ArtSpring!

Plenty of Fish in the Sea? – Dr. Daniel Pauly: World-Renowned Fisheries Scientist

Plenty of Fish in the Sea? – Dr. Daniel Pauly: World-Renowned Fisheries Scientist

Date/Time

Date(s) – 5 May 2017
7:30 pm - 9:15 pm

Location

Beaver Point Hall

Dr. Daniel Pauly is a world-renowned fisheries scientist – in fact, Canada’s most cited scientist – whose expertise concerns the condition and future of the world’s fish and oceans. He joins the Salt Spring Forum on Friday, May 5th at 7:30 PM at Beaver Point Hall.

All Candidates Debate

All Candidates Debate

Date/Time

Date(s) – 27 Apr 2017
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Location

Gulf Islands Secondary School

The Salt Spring Forum sponsors the Provincial All Candidates Debate on Thursday, April 27 from 3:00 to 4:00 PM in the Gulf Islands Secondary School (GISS) gymnasium. This a great opportunity to find out where your local party candidates stand on important election issues. Everyone is invited to attend!

SOLD OUT – Noam Chomsky in Conversation

SOLD OUT – Noam Chomsky in Conversation

Date/Time

Date(s) – 21 Apr 2017
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

Location

ArtSpring

Noam Chomsky, the most influential intellectual of our time, joins the Salt Spring Forum for an exceptional event: both in film and for a live discussion from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for a Salt Spring audience to speak directly with Noam Chomsky!

SOLD OUT – Under the Influence: An Afternoon with Terry O'Reilly

SOLD OUT – Under the Influence: An Afternoon with Terry O’Reilly

Date/Time

Date(s) – 7 Apr 2017
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Location

Gulf Islands Secondary School

Terry O’Reilly, Canada’s most famous ad-man and the host of CBC Radio’s wildly popular Under the Influence, joins the Salt Spring Forum for a special discussion on Friday, April 7th at 1 PM at the Gulf Islands Secondary School.

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