Events at a Glance

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Nature at McMaster Sunday Hike Series

10:00am      Each hike starts at McMaster University
  • Sunday, January 15 - Sunday, March 26 2017; Each hike begins at 10am
  • McMaster University Student Centre, 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton view map
  • Event hosted by Nature @ McMaster

February 2017


Hamilton Seedy Saturday

10:00am - 3:00pm      785 Brittania Ave, Hamilton, Hamilton
  Come and get your seed swap on!
Green Venture presents Hamiltons annual Seedy Saturday!
Inspired by Seeds of Diversity Canada this event will celebrate gardening in Hamilton with a public event focused on sustainable, local practices and products including:
*Seed exchange
*Seed and garden supply vendors
*Garden workshops and educational demonstrations
*Opportunities for meeting and networking with other gardeners and experts 
  • Saturday, February 4 2017; 10:00am - 3:00pm
  • 785 Brittania Ave, Hamiltonview map
  • Event hosted by Green Venture

11 FEB

Historic Walking Tour of Dundas and Spencer Creek

10:00am - 12:00pm      Fisher's Mill Park, Dundas
  • Fisher's Mill Park, Dundas (corner of King St. W and Bond St. S.) view map

March 2017


A Winter Evening by the Bay

6:30pm      555 Bay Street North, Hamilton
Join us for an evening by the Bay! Support youth environmental education and leadership programming across the Hamilton watershed. This annual event  is an opportunity to share our passion for Hamilton Harbour and contribute to change locally. The evening includes a reception and cocktail party with light fare, cash bar, and live music. There will also be a silent auction and door prize. Together, we're bringing back the Bay!
Tickets are $30 per person and can be purchased online ( OR by contacting the BARC office at: or by calling 905-527-7111.
  • Friday, March 3 2017; 6:30pm
  • 555 Bay Street North, Hamilton view map
  • Contact the BARC office at or 905-527-7111 for tickets

April 2017

30 APR

The Water Ceremony

  The second Water Ceremony is on April 30th at sunset. Please come out and connect. This is a Ceremony for healing and restoring the Great Lakes, and the entire Great Lakes watershed. Visit or Great Lakes Water Ceremony on Facebook for more info.
  • Sunday, April 30 2017; 7:30pm
  • Event hosted by Great Lakes Water Ceremony


Another Drop Lecture

7:00pm      McMaster Innovation Park

 June 2017

11 JUN

A Day On The Bridge

Noon - 11:00pm      McQuesten High Level Bridge, York Blvd., Hamilton
A Day on the Bridge will be a once-in-a-lifetime event! This event is happening June 11th on the Thomas B. McQuesten High Level Bridge to promote and raise money for conservation in the Cootes to Escarpment EcoPark System.
The organizing committee is currently accepting sponsorships for A Day on the Bridge. Raise your company’s profile as a champion in conservation at this unique fundraiser for the EcoPark System!
The bridge will be closed to traffic and opened to the entire community to come and picnic and enjoy the spectacular views of Cootes Paradise. The day will be punctuated by an evening gala dinner on the bridge. Many, many more details to come!
  • Sunday, June 11 2017; Noon - 11:00pm
  • McQuesten High Level Bridge, York Blvd., Hamilton 
  • Event hosted by Cootes to Escarpment Ecopark System