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Build with the Earth – for the Earth, Sustainable Builders

Welcome to Aerecura Sustainable Builders event featuring Sylvia Cook! Join us at Venture 13, Cobourg 7:00 pm, for an inspiring talk by Sylvia Cook on sustainable building practices.

Learn how Rammed Earth takes a bold ECO-Minded step to the future.
It is one approach to the Green Development Standards and Passive House.

Learn from her expertise and insights on creating eco-friendly structures.

This in-person event is a great opportunity to connect with like-minded individuals and gain valuable knowledge. Don’t miss out on this chance to be a part of the sustainable building movement!

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Doors open at 6:30 pm

Contact: gludorfweaver@sustainablecobourg.ca

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