Powering Innovation Confabulation
Saturday November 2, 2019  10am - 4pm (6 Hours )
Family Friendly Community


A FREE community event that will allow you to
explore the ways you can make your home or
business more energy efficient or transition to
renewable energy. More details available on our
website: www.annapolisriver.ca/confabulation
Schedule of Events

Educational Displays, 10 am-4 pm (drop in)
The Academy Gym
A wide variety of displays will be set up for you to
browse, discuss and ask questions.

Hands on Youth Activities, 10 am-4 pm (drop in)
The Innovation Lab, accessed through the Library
Learn about renewable energy technologies using
model technology including a solar panel, wind
turbine, electrolyzer and hydrogen fuel cell, and a
multi-energy powered car .

Electric vehicle test drives, 10 am-4 pm (sign up
on site)
Ritchie St. near Library entrance
Test a 2019 Chevrolet Bolt or 2019 Mitsubishi
Outlander. Bring a valid drivers licence!

Free child minding, 10 am-4 pm (drop in)
Library program room
Do you have young children who are not quite
ready to appreciate the educational
components of the event? Drop them off for
supervised activities (parents must remain on-site).

Presentation schedule
Presentations will take place in the Community
Room, accessed through the Library. Seating is
limited, so we encourage advanced registration.
E-mail jakemenmercer@annapolisriver.ca

10 am- 12 pm, Solar Nova Scotia, "Demystifying
solar electricity for Nova Scotia Homes"
Have you been wondering if solar is right for you?
Stuck on how to get started? This session will
include everything from reasons to go solar, to
d e s i g n s / s e t - u p . Q u e s t i o n s a n d
discussion encouraged.

12:30- 1:30 pm, Eddie and the Air Out There,
Clean Foundation **Kid friendly
Eddie is a loveable cat (puppet) and
environmental superhero that is standing up for all
the critters of the world and the environment they
live in. Through humour, rhymes and song,
children learn the importance of energy and its
conservation. Developed for grades P-5

1:30-2:15 pm, Efficiency Nova Scotia Home &
Business Programs
Learn about the residential and business programs
that can help you be more energy efficient. This
includes free assessment programs and rebate

2:30-3:30, PM Next Ride, Electric Vehicles
The Next Ride team is touring Nova Scotia to help
Nova Scotians experience the excitement of an
electric ride, and discover all the ways electric
vehicles are more affordable and versatile than


The Academy
590 St George Street
Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia


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Sat Nov 02  10am
Powering Innovation Confabulation
The Academy (902)955-1205 590 St George Street Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia B0S 1A0