|19 April|| |
7:00pm - 9:00pm 47 Discovery Dr, Hamilton, L8L 8K4
| Eagles, owls, and ducks galore! With spring in the air, birds are returning to Hamilton from their winter migration. They are singing loudly and showing off their beauty! This event will touch on local bird species, Hamilton as an Important Bird Area, and photography tips to get the best shot of our feathery friends. |
*There will also be light snacks and drinks
|21 April|| |
Trivia for Nature
7:00pm - 10:00pm St. Pauls United Church, 29 Park St W, Dundas, ON, L9H 1X3
Join Hamilton Naturalist Club for their 13th annual fun night of general trivia. Great prizes for winners and door prizes. Proceeds go to Hamilton Naturalists' Club's outdoor education program to get kids out in nature.
|22 APRIL|| |
Earth Day Beach Clean-up
1:00pm - 3:00pm 180 Van Wagners Beach Road, Hamilton, L8E 3L8
Join Earth Day (Hamilton-Burlington) and BARC for a beach clean-up! Help keep our beaches beautiful. Wear closed toes shoes, come dressed for the weather and remember your reusable water bottle. Gloves and garbage bags will be provided. Meet at the Lakeview Building.
|25 APRIL|| |
Ravine Road Walk
6:30pm - 8:00pm 83 Marion Ave N, Hamilton, ON
| Join Hamilton Naturalist Club for an evening hike, led by Peter Langballe, through the southern parts of Cootes Paradise, along the Ravine Road Trail in Westdale.|
Meet at the trailhead at the elbow intersection of Dromore Crescent and Marion Ave .
|28 April|| |
Tree Planting at Windmere Basin
10:00am - 1:00pm 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON L8S 4K1
Help plant native trees in Windermere Basin! Please bring a shovel, if you can.
|4 May|| |
Jane's Walk: LaSalle Park
7:30pm - 8:30pm 50 North Shore Blvd E, Burlington, ON L7T 4A4, Canada
| Walk through forest and along the water’s edge on LaSalle Parks waterfront trail, with Bay Area Restoration Council’s Program Coordinator. Admire the views, learn about local flora and fauna, and discuss past and present environmental issues! Please meet at the start of the waterfront trail by the parking lot.|
|6 May|| |
Jane's Walk: Bayfront Park
3:00pm - 4:00pm 200 Harbour Front Dr, Hamilton, ON L8L, Canada
| Take a stroll around Bayfront Park with Bay Area Restoration Council’s Program Coordinator, to learn about the history of the harbor, ongoing environmental issues and their restoration efforts, and fun facts about local plants and animals. Please meet under the pergola by the parking lot.|
|12 MAY|| |
Designing your Native Landscape
9:00am - 4:00pm 680 Plains Rd W, Burlington, ON L7T 4H4
Learn from the experts in native plants and natural landscaping how to design your yard to maximize water conservation and wildlife habitat. Topics will include the importance of pollinator habitat, working with your native soils, effective use of rainwater and designing and maintaining a native plant garden to fit your yard.
Workshop cost: 40$. Registration required.