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WALKING TOURS & WORKSHOPS
The Naked Trees of Winter with Toronto Urban Forestry. Sunday, February 1, 10.30am. A Toronto Urban Forester shows how trees survive and how to identify them. Meet at the benches south of Grenadier Cafe.
Staying Alive Saturday, January 31, 1:30-3:00pm How do animals stay alive on the coldest of days? We will be investigating the adaptations of squirrels, chipmunks, chickadees, owls and insects for tips on surviving a Northern winter. Meet at the High Park Nature Centre. More details
Winter Sketchbook: lessons in drawing workshop led by Nellie Sue Potter. Sunday, Jan. 25th, 1pm - 4pm, Tuesday, Jan. 27th, 6pm - 9pm, Thursday, Jan. 29th, 6pm - 9pm, at the High Park Nature Centre. Register
EXPLORE HIGH PARK IN WINTER
DREDGING HIGH PARK PONDS
GREAT BACKYARD BIRD COUNT
February 13-16. Around the globe, tens of thousands of volunteers will count birds in backyards, local parks, nature reserves, etc. Check the GBBC website to participate and to get lots of info on birds. (This feeder had an unexpected visitor!)
HIGH PARK PHOTO-OP
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VOLUNTEER: High Park Stewards
How to make awesome things happen in your neighbourhood
Jode Roberts and the Homegrown National Park
Sunday, January 25 10:30am - 12:30pm
At the Howard Park Tennis Clubhouse
Congratulations! The Stewards have planted close to 20,000 plants in the last 8 years! See details by site
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Natural Environment Committee
Our next meeting will be held in the spring. Date TBA.
OTHER GROUPS' EVENTS
PROTECTING WILDLIFE AND PETS
Letting your dog off leash in non-designated areas can pose serious risks to their health. Read more
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.
NATIVE PLANT GARDENING
See GARDENING RESOURCES.