Environment Centre

Announcement Date: November 2, 2009

The Camp Kawartha Environment Centre (located at 2505 Pioneer Road, Peterborough, ON) is a unique partnership between the Gainey Foundation, Trent University and Fleming College’s Sustainable Building Design and Construction program.  Over 30 foundations, organizations, businesses and individuals have supported this award winning initiative.

environment centre

Environment Centre Today

Using innovative green architecture; our environmental education centre showcases alternative energy in action. Designed and built by students in Fleming College’s Sustainable Building Design and Construction program, the centre is, in the words of program coordinator and award winning sustainable builder Chris Magwood “One of Canada’s most sustainable buildings.”

Located on more than 200 acres of Trent University’s stunning wildlife sanctuary lands, this unique 2,000 square foot structure is open for programming year round and will accommodate up to 80 people at any one time.