The Green Party of Prince Edward Island is the party for Islanders who believe that politics can and should be done differently. We believe in positive, collaborative politics: Islanders of all backgrounds and points of view coming together to solve the great challenges of our time, drawn together by their love of this place and a desire to see Prince Edward Island prosper in the 21st Century and beyond.

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Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
October 18, 2021 at 9:58 PM

The D16 By-election is on - let's do this!

NationBuilder Dear Friend, Have you heard the news? Earlier this afternoon, the Premier officially declared the District 16 Cornwall-Meadowbank by-election to have begun! Voting day will be on November 15th. Greens couldn't be more ready for this. We have a fantastic ca…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
October 6, 2021 at 5:03 PM

Todd MacLean will carry the Green banner in the District 16 by-election

NationBuilder Dear Friend, We have some great news that we'd like to share (just in case you haven't seen it on social media or on the news yesterday): Todd MacLean is officially the Green Party of PEI's candidate for the upcoming by-election in District 16 Cornwall-Mea…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
October 2, 2021 at 9:09 PM

Your October Green News | Help launch our campaign for District 16 on Monday

NationBuilder Dear Friend, Rain or shine! Greens were out spreading the word in Cornwall recently, emerging a bit soggy but with smiles bigger than ever :-) Happy October! Don't you just love this time of year - the crisp air, trees preparing for winter in a …
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
September 4, 2021 at 8:53 PM

Your September Green News - Rainy weekend edition

NationBuilder Dear Friend, On August 29th, Greens held a lovely gathering at the aptly-named Village Green microbrewery in Cornwall. It was so great to be able to connect in person again! Holy rainy Labour Day weekend! We hope you're keeping dry out there! Sinc…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
August 29, 2021 at 2:59 PM

Supporting PEI's federal Green candidates

NationBuilder Dear Friend, As you know, there is a federal election afoot right now! While the Green Party of PEI is not involved in federal elections, we believe that ALL elections are important opportunities to practice active citizenship, participate in the democrati…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
August 17, 2021 at 8:59 PM

Call for Nominations and Team Members - District 16 Cornwall-Meadowbank By-election

NationBuilder Dear Friend, With the Federal Election having been called for September 20th, the countdown is now on towards a by-election in District 16 Cornwall-Meadowbank, since former MLA Heath MacDonald has had to resign his seat in order to run as a candidate feder…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
August 15, 2021 at 10:00 AM

Your August Green News - #ItsHappening Edition

NationBuilder Dear Friend, It has been wonderful for Greens to get together in person again this summer, at events like the Belfast Cookout (top) and Summerside Green Drinks (bottom)! I hope you're having a fabulous summer! Greens certainly have been taking a…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
July 14, 2021 at 7:29 PM

Upcoming events | We're hiring | 1st Green Grassroots Policies

NationBuilder Dear Friend, There are several upcoming events coming up around PEI, so we thought we'd let you know about them as well as a few other Green Party of PEI updates! Tomorrow, Thursday July 15th, Tyne Valley-Sherbrooke MLA Trish Altass,?who is the new Officia…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
July 4, 2021 at 10:00 AM

Your July Green News | Upcoming Events | We're hiring | Cornwall By-election?

NationBuilder Dear Friend, Green Party of PEI leader Peter Bevan-Baker and his wife Ann joined many others at a rally on June 14th in support of the rights of LGBTQ2S+ youth to feel safe, respected and loved no matter where they are, following disturbing reports o…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
June 6, 2021 at 1:36 PM

Your June Green Party of PEI News

NationBuilder Dear Friend, Nailed it! On May 17th, Green MLAs Michele "Sonic Boom" Beaton, "High Speed" Hannah Bell and Ole Hammar-the-Slammer-lund took part in the Habitat for Humanity ReStore's #HammerDown2021 competition for MLAs, to help promote the ReStore's …
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
May 27, 2021 at 8:58 PM

May Green Caucus Updates + Upcoming events 🎸

NationBuilder Dear Friend, With the Winter/Spring sitting of the PEI Legislature having come to a close a couple of weeks ago, the Green Caucus having just shuffled their critic portfolios this week, and a couple of fun events coming up soon, we thought this would be a …
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
May 2, 2021 at 1:13 PM

Your May Green Party of PEI News

NationBuilder Dear Friend, Green MLA and Environment Critic Lynne Lund scored some good laughs with her analogy comparing the fight against climate change with a game of hockey on Earth Day. Click on the image above to watch it! A lot's been happening in the Le…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
April 3, 2021 at 7:27 PM

Happy Easter! Your April Green News and Legislative Update

NationBuilder Dear Friend, Ever a trendsetter, Green Party leader Peter Bevan-Baker may just have sparked a Sanders-esque mitten fashion craze as he was supporting the Cows Ice Cream #MooLetsTalk Mental Health campaign last month! Happy Easter and Passover, fri…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
March 14, 2021 at 6:11 PM

Green working for you in the Legislature

NationBuilder Dear Friend, With the Legislature now taking a one-week pause following Friday's tabling of the 2021/22 Budget, we wanted to bring you an update highlighting some of the work our Green MLAs have been doing for all of us. The government tabled its 2021 Ope…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
February 7, 2021 at 4:02 PM

February Green News

NationBuilder Dear Friend, District 21 MLA Lynne Lund reading with her children on Family Literacy Day, January 27th. What is your family reading? I hope 2021 has been good to you so far! I know that I am constantly counting my blessings to live here on Prince …
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
January 23, 2021 at 8:00 PM

Help shape the next Green Bills: "Outside the Rails" series

NationBuilder Dear Friend, As our Green MLAs prepare for the Spring Sitting (which begins on February 23rd this year with the new legislative calendar), they would like to step "outside the rails" of the Legislature to directly engage with you about the work they are do…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
December 25, 2020 at 4:22 PM

Seasons Greetings

NationBuilder Dear Friend, Season's Greetings from all of us at the Green Party of Prince Edward Island! Thank you so much for being on this journey with us through 2020. Our Green Caucus has "tossed together" a video greeting for you, full of wishes for the good things…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
December 13, 2020 at 12:00 PM

Monday: "Ask Me" Forum with Lynne Lund, Steve Howard, Karla Bernard and Ole Hammarlund

NationBuilder Dear Friend, Do you have questions about the work our Green MLAs are doing on all our behalf in the Legislature? If so, our "Ask me" forums are the perfect place for you - they are hour-long, online Zoom forums where Green MLAs reverse roles and, instead o…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
December 7, 2020 at 12:12 PM

Registration link correction - Ask Me Forum

NationBuilder My apologies - it turns out that a couple of the links to register for the Ask Me Forum with Green MLAs Peter Bevan-Baker, Hannah Bell, Trish Altass and Michele Beaton this Wednesday were broken in yesterday's email! Here is the correct link to register fo…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
December 6, 2020 at 10:35 PM

All wrapped up - Your Green Legislative Roundup

NationBuilder Dear Friend, On Friday, the government cut the Fall Sitting of the Legislature short after 14 sitting days, immediately after having passed its Capital Budget (see more below).  While this puts a pause on some things including a few Green bills, our Green …
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
October 22, 2020 at 4:00 PM

October Green Highlights

NationBuilder Dear Friend, This has been a very busy and active month in the Green Party of PEI, and we would like to share some highlights with you today! The by-election in District 10 is in full swing, and our candidate, Chris van Ouwerkerk, has fantastic momentum! …
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
September 26, 2020 at 11:31 AM

Join us Sunday for Dream-a-thon!

NationBuilder Dear?Friend, Don't miss the Green Party of PEI's "Dream-a-thon" tomorrow from 4-7pm, to enjoy a variety of singing, storytelling and comedic performances from some of PEI's finest talent! Register FREE below to take part via Zoom videolink, or you can als…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
September 11, 2020 at 11:14 PM

Join us for Dream-a-thon: September 27th

NationBuilder Dear Friend, Everyone knows that the Green Party counts much of the Island's top talent among its supporters! Please join us on Sunday, September 27th for a spectacular online extravaganza - a "Dream-a-thon" - where you'll be treated to an evening of dive…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
August 12, 2020 at 10:00 PM

The Future of PEI Food & Agriculture | Interim VP applications closing soon

NationBuilder Dear Friend, We are very happy to re-launch our Dreaming Forward series of forums next Wednesday, August 19th with a forum on the future of PEI's Food & Agriculture systems with Green Agriculture Critic and District 5 MLA, Michele Beaton! The pandemic…
Peter Bevan-Baker, Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
July 25, 2020 at 12:00 PM

What difference do Greens make?

NationBuilder Dear Friend, As I pass the 5 year mark of being elected to the legislature, while I don’t feel like a veteran of the House, I do have a unique perspective from the corner of the room in which the newcomers to our provincial parliament sit.  So much has cha…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
July 5, 2020 at 9:57 PM

July Green News

NationBuilder Dear Friend, Just the girls in the Leg - Gotta love this behind-the-scenes pic from the Office of the Official Opposition, depicting a historically very usually scene on PEI - five women MLAs debriefing after kicking butt in the Legislature! We ho…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
June 21, 2020 at 6:36 PM

How diverse is your knowledge? | Latest from the Leg

NationBuilder Dear Friend, We hope you are having a great weekend, which marks a very interesting confluence of days. Saturday evening marked the Summer Solstice - the closest relationship our hemisphere has with the Sun all year. Today also happens to be Father's Day, …
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
June 7, 2020 at 3:32 PM

June Green News

NationBuilder Dear Friend, Congratulations to District 5 MLA Michele Beaton on the passage of her first bill, giving more teeth to the Auditor General by granting them the authority to audit the use of taxpayer funds by third party organizations.  What a time t…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
May 19, 2020 at 9:22 PM

Dream up and Clean up!

NationBuilder Dear Friend, We hope you had a good long weekend!? This email contains invitations to head back outdoors with us this Saturday to help do some spring cleanup for the province as part of the Women's Institute roadside cleanup, and then to join us in the fir…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
May 2, 2020 at 9:17 PM

May Green News | Dreaming Forward

NationBuilder Dear Friend, April 23rd marked the first anniversary of the 2019 provincial election which saw PEI Greens make history by electing 8 MLAs - the majority of them women - and forming the Official Opposition of Prince Edward Island. Happy May - and I…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
April 24, 2020 at 5:06 PM

Learn with us, dream with us

NationBuilder Dear Friend, We hope you're doing well! We know that this has not been the easiest week, especially with the horrible events in Nova Scotia feeling particularly close to home. We've got a couple of great virtual events coming up that we wanted to share wit…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
April 8, 2020 at 12:18 AM

Online face mask demo this Thursday | New skill share series | Other upcoming virtual events

NationBuilder Hi Friend, We hope your week is going well! We would like to let you know about some upcoming "virtual events" we've organized that you may be interested in - and to ask whether you have any useful skills you'd like to share with others online as part of o…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
April 2, 2020 at 10:18 PM

April Green News | Resources for life under COVID-19

NationBuilder Dear Friend, Congratulations to Districts 5 and 6 on forming the Stratford Green Party Regional Association on March 9th! R to L: Darlene Doiron, Jordan Bober, Mary-Ellen MacMillan, Robert Hughes, Jana Mutch and MLA Michele Beaton. It is impossibl…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
March 7, 2020 at 2:32 PM

March Green News | Spring Convention March 27 & 28

NationBuilder Dear Friend, Help the Official Opposition MLAs tackle Period Poverty by participating in the PEI Women's Institute Taking Care of Women's Business. Period. campaign. Visit their Facebook page for details or donate at any local Murphy's Pharmacies or …
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
February 1, 2020 at 11:06 PM

February Green News

NationBuilder Dear Friend, On January 11th, 2020, twenty Green Party of PEI members got together for a Policy Pilot Event - testing out a workshop model to help members explore issues, their root causes, and potential solutions. The topic: The dependence on the pe…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
January 4, 2020 at 7:27 PM

January Green News - Happy New Year!

NationBuilder Dear Friend, Greens including MLA Lynne Lund (foreground), Central Representative Matt MacFarlane (far left), MLA Trish Altass (second from left behind Lynne), and Young Greens of PEI Chair Kali Ross (third from the right) were among those out enjoyi…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
December 31, 2019 at 1:01 PM

This is the last time we'll ask you for money this decade

NationBuilder Dear Friend, Happy New Year's Eve! It's hard to believe that today is the final day of a decade, isn't it? We'll be real with you: we don't enjoy asking for money any more that you likely enjoy being asked. And we know that you're likely receiving lots of …
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
November 30, 2019 at 8:53 PM

Greens in the Leg - Fall Sitting Wrap-up

NationBuilder Dear Friend, This Fall Sitting of the PEI Legislature came to an end on Thursday. It was short, lasting only 20 days, but a lot of bills (20 Government, 3 Opposition and one Private Member's bill) and motions were passed, many of them with the unanimous a…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
November 24, 2019 at 1:00 PM

Greens in the Leg - Highlights from the past week

NationBuilder Dear Friend, Good Sunday morning to you! With the Legislature currently in session, we plan to bring you more regular updates on happenings in the Legislature to keep you in the know - because keeping up these days can be especially challenging in spite o…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
November 17, 2019 at 9:32 PM

October Green News

NationBuilder Dear Friend, Members of one of our newest District Associations, the D21 & 23 Regional Association, meeting up to plan how to keep the momentum going. Both districts elected Green MLAs this spring. It may feel like a long time ago now, but the…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
October 17, 2019 at 8:55 PM

October Green News

NationBuilder Dear Friend, Earlier this month, all women caucus members, city councillors from Summerside and Charlottetown, and the all-woman UPEISU executive were invited to a luncheon with Premier Dennis King.  October has been a busy month for Greens across…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
October 1, 2019 at 9:00 PM

All things Green: federal election

NationBuilder Friend -- It has been a busy few weeks on PEI, and across the country, with the Federal Election occurring on October 21st. This email serves as a summary of the four Green Party of Canada candidates here on PEI, their upcoming events, and upcoming debates…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
September 18, 2019 at 9:35 PM

September News - Green Party of PEI

NationBuilder Dear Friend, Green MLAs attended farm tours last week to hear directly from farmers the impacts of climate change and tech growth on farming. The weather is cooling down and fall is quickly creeping up on us; it's hard to believe this Monday is th…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
August 23, 2019 at 2:05 PM

MLA Michele Beaton calls on Minister to review Lands Protection Act

NationBuilder Friend -- “Such blatant disregard for the Act is upsetting for many Islanders,” said Ms. Beaton. On August 14th, the Office of the Opposition released the following press release: Charlottetown, PE – Recent revelations about how corporations are exploit…
Green Party of PEI · [email protected]
August 14, 2019 at 11:00 AM

Coming in hot: Green Party news - August addition

NationBuilder Dear Friend, District 12 EDA held their AGM earlier this month, electing a new executive!L to R: Peter Rukavina, Data Coordinator; Barbara Dylla, Financial Coordinator; MLA Karla Bernard; Laurent Beaulieu, Chair. It’s hard to believe summer is nea…