David Suzuki Tour - February 7th, 2007
If you were Prime Minister, what would you do for the environment? David Suzuki wants to know, and he's embarking on a cross-Canada election-style campaign to find out. When the tour wraps up in March, he'll take those Canadian concerns and ideas to
"Polls are telling us that our environment is now the #1 concern for Canadians. But polls are just numbers. I want to hear first hand what Canadians have to say and help them turn politicians' promises and talk into real solutions," says Dr. Suzuki."I think Canadians are sick of rhetoric and are hungry for real leadership."
"We have an amazing opportunity to ride the current environmental momentum to real change and real action."During the 30-day tour, Dr. Suzuki will visit more than 40 communities, speaking to Canadians from St. John's to Victoria. Many Canadian celebrities will join Dr. Suzuki throughout the tour, from musical performers like Sarah Harmer and k-os, to TV personalities like Rick Mercer, to NHL players like Andrew Ference and Robyn Regehr of the Calgary Flames. Vancouver -- Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2007 -- Evening Event
7pm -- Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage, 2750 Granville Street
With special guest
Tickets: $15 -- on sale beginning Feb. 7th through Ticketmaster.
Local partner: Society Promoting Environmental Conservation