HIGH PARK NATURE
HIGH PARK STEWARDS
HIGH PARK NATURE is a joint project of the High Park Natural Environment Committee and High Park Stewards (VSP). We welcome your feedback, suggestions, articles and photos. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
ABOUT THE PHOTOS: Most of the photos on this site were contributed by local photographers and taken in High Park. Please do not copy or reproduce them without permission.
HPNature is a member of Ontario's Nature Network
WALKING TOURS & WORKSHOPS
Caterpillars, Moths and Butterflies
Sunday, August 2, 10:30 am to 12 noon. Popular science teacher Don Scallen shares his knowledge of these beautiful creatures. Children love this one!
Meet at the benches, across the road from the south side of Grenadier Restaurant.
Poisons, Spines & Blisters: Plants with a Dark Side – Aug. 6 Workshop Sold Out!
Thursday, August 6, 6-9pm. Meet at the High Park Forest School new location map
Plants have developed various defences to protect themselves from being eaten. In this workshop you will be introduced to a select group of plants in High Park that, when it comes to human interaction, would prefer to be left alone.
Additional Session - Wednesday, August 19, 6 - 9 pm Cost: $30 ($25 if registered for more than one Botanical workshop). Register
PARAPAN AM GAMES & HIGH PARK
In eary August the Para Pan Am Games are coming to High Park. Schedule & maps
Get to know the invasive plants and check your own garden carefully. The trick is to catch them early!
PROTECTING WILDLIFE AND PETS
Letting your dog off leash in non-designated areas can pose serious risks to their health. Read more
VOLUNTEER: High Park Stewards
Site Maintenance (aka weeding!)
Sunday, July 12, July 26, Aug. 9 and 23
10:30am to 12:30pm
Meet in front of the Grenadier Restaurant at 10:30 am.
We work in rain but not lightning storms! Subject to change during PanAm Games
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NATIVE PLANT GARDENING
See GARDENING RESOURCES.
HIGH PARK PHOTO-OP
If you would like to contribute photos (low resolution) for this website, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
HELP PROTECT HIGH PARK
If you see any behaviour infractions, dead animals or other problems in the park, call 311. At the very least, your concern will be logged. Large numbers of calls on particular issues can make a difference.
OTHER GROUPS' EVENTS