Springstock 2013 is now over! Thank you to all of our volunteers, exhibitors, workshop hosts, and guests! Stay tuned for Heart Niagara’s next event by checking our website or following us on Facebook and Twitter.

About SUSTAINIAGARA Springstock and Fallstock

This exciting event was designed to promote sustainability in our community through environmental responsibility, healthy eating, active living, active transportation and living smoke free.  SUSTAINIAGARA Springstock and Fallstock were developed by Heart Niagara to create a platform for our community to come together and grow good health for Niagarians.  April events will include speakers, demonstrations and workshops, non-profit organizations, children’s activities, local businesses and more.

Also check out our Twitter feed, and our Facebook page for up-to-date news, sneak peaks, and more!


Saturday, April 27th, 2013:

Springstock is underway! We have already completed our first CPR class of the day and the second one is about to begin. You have until 4:00pm to stop by 6017 Valley Way, Niagara Falls, ON to learn yoga, tai chi, karate, try some great coffee, buy a new handbag, watch some demos, and more! Hurry on over!

Thursday, April 25th, 2013:

1. The YMCA of Niagara has donated FREE swim passes! You’ll find one in your EnviroBag!

2. Due to unforeseen circumstances, our friends at the Niagara Kung Fu Academy will no longer be able to offer Kung Fu for kids at Springstock. However, the Niagara Falls Martial Arts Center has graciously offered to host Karate workshops in their place. We would like to thank them for volunteering on such short notice and we are positive that you and your kids will have a great time!

Springstock PursesWednesday, April 24th, 2013: Here’s a sneak peek at just a TINY fraction of the gently-used purses that will be available at Springstock. Get a new-to-you brand name purse at a great price while supporting Heart Niagara (all money raised will go towards our programs and services in Niagara).

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013:

We’ve been working away to make Springstock bigger and better! We will now be having a raffle where you can win one of two gift cards for Chez Nous Farms!

Chez Nous Farms Chez Nous Farms has donated two gift cards to be won at Springstock! Make sure you attend April 27th to receive your raffle ticket! Chez Nous is a certified organic farm. See their website for product information and ordering.

Tuesday, April 16th, 2013:

The first guests (up to 100) will receive a free EnviroBag (reusable tote) filled with great items, information, and coupons. The following businesses and organizations have contributed to the EnviroBag:

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Springstock CPR Blitz

Thursday, April 4th, 2013: We have just added a TON of new exhibitors and workshops to the Springstock lineup! The YMCA of Niagara will also be hosting a Kid’s Corner with craft activities! Take a tour around the website and make sure to keep checking back!

Wednesday, March 27th, 2013:

We have two exciting additions to Springstock!The first is a CPR blitz- choose the most convenient from three different times to learn CPR for FREE!

The second is a purse sale!

Thursday, March 14th, 2013:

We have added three new exhibitors to Springstock! Please welcome the Niagara Falls Mayor’s Youth Advisory Committee, Rallis Icepressed ™  Olive Oil, and Scentsy.

Thursday, March 7th, 2013:

Volunteer registration is now open!

Thursday, February 14th, 2013:

We are excited to welcome Forever Elegance  to our list of exhibitors! A Canadian company, Forever Elegance designs and creates hand crafted handbags made out of cork. Each handbag is crafted using only the finest fabrics and cork. Cork is a sustainable, eco-friendly material and a great alternative to leather.

Friday, January 25th, 2013

Fung Loy Kok Taoist Tai Chi is our first confirmed workshop provider! They will be here in April to promote a rich tradition of Taoist training and include a gentle set of movements that promote well-being for people of all ages and in all conditions. Keep checking back for more details!

Thank you for participating in and supporting Heart Niagara’s 1st Annual SUSTAINIAGARA Fallstock in September 2012!