First Things First Okanagan

February 5, 2018

Site C Accountability Summit

On January 25 and 26 more than 200 British Columbians met in Victoria at the “Site C Accountability Summit”. This meeting presented the numerous reasons that […]
January 2, 2018

Dynamic Podcast by CBC

2050: Degrees of Change I highly recommend listening to the CBC podcast 2050: Degrees of Change. In this podcast CBC meteorologist Johanna Wagstaffe explores the impact […]
September 6, 2017

Climate Change Got You Down?

Floods and fires are on our minds in the Okanagan and all over the world. As we experience dramatic weather events that have been predicted by […]
March 19, 2017

April 2017 Symposium “Energy: Our Present, Our Future”

First Things First Okanagan invited twenty-four dynamic speakers from around British Columbia to address, “Energy: our present our future” in Penticton. A trade display explored new and […]
March 18, 2017

Symposium Sponsors

The 2017 Alternative Energy Symposium was made possible by our very generous sponsors! Special thanks to: Fortis BC, The City of Penticton, Berry & Smith, Quick-Therm […]
March 14, 2017

MP Richard Cannings spreading our name in The House

As some of you may know, we formed First Things First Okanagan a couple of years ago after a meeting with Fred Ritchie. Dick Cannings was […]
February 18, 2017

“Surveying the Field of Climate Change Science” with Harvey Quamme

Join us on Feb. 28th, 2017 at the Penticton Public Library/Museum Auditorium, part of Penticton’s “Brown Bag Lecture Series”, from 12:00pm to 1:00 pm. Titled: “Surveying […]
January 26, 2017

Influencing and Educating others on Climate Change

Science Illiteracy is a tool that many politicians and Anti-Climate Action Activists use to make Climate Change seem inevitable and confusing. This is how and why […]
November 10, 2016

“Meeting Water Challenges: Are You Ready?” with Robert Sandford and Don Gayton

robert-sandford-and-don-gayton-posterPlease Mark your Calendars for: Monday, November 28, 7 – 9:00 p.m. (doors open 6:30) at  The Cleland Theatre, 325 Power St., Penticton. As Robert Sandford, the […]