Willow Road PS hosts solar-powered BBQ

For Immediate Release
May 17, 2017

GUELPH, Ontario – Grade 7 students at Willow Road Public School are cooking up a feast, using the power of the sun.

On Friday May 26, the school is hosting an outdoor BBQ. The students and teachers organized the event as part of an innovation project they have been working on.

The collaborative and cross-curricular project involved students researching, designing, building, marketing and packaging solar-powered cookers.

At the BBQ, all of the projects will be on display.


  • DATE: Friday May 26, 2017
  • TIME: 2 p.m.
  • LOCATION: Willow Road Public School, 125 Willow Road, Guelph


For more information:
Heather Loney, Communications and Community Engagement Officer
Upper Grand District School Board
519-822-4420 ext.725

Megan Sicoli, Administrative Officer, Communications
Upper Grand District School Board
519-822-4420 ext.764