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Love Your Water! Community Watershed Stewardship Day

Another family nature event at Evergreen: a fun day of water bug monitoring, a wetland ecosystem discovery walk and wetland wildflower planting. Come for a picnic too!     Read more »

Summer Solstice Wildflower Day

Celebrate the longest day of the year with Evergreen. Learn to identify and plant native Ontario prairie and meadow plants in your garden.     Read more »

2008 Jun 14: Forum on Poverty Reduction

Local NDP groups are organizing forums on poverty reduction. The one in Toronto-Danforth is happening this weekend.

From Poverty to Power
Saturday, June 14, 2008, 10am-2:30pm
City Adult Learning Centre (1 Danforth Avenue)
Free

2008 Jun 7: Riverdale Art Walk

The Riverdale Art Walk (RAW) is an annual, juried fine art exhibition and celebration that takes place in Toronto’s Queen East neighbourhood (Riverdale and Leslieville). The Riverdale Art Walk showcases 100+ artists, organizations, galleries, and businesses and attracts 10,000+ art-lovers and participants.     Read more »

2008 Jul 4: The Great Waterfront Trail Adventure

Between 2008 July 4th and 11th, join the Waterfront Regeneration Trust in their first-ever organized, energized, super-sized bike ride from Niagara-on-the-Lake to the Quebec border. Travel the whole 680 km route over eight days; or join in for one or two days for a ride you’ll never forget!     Read more »

2008 Jun 9: Don Watershed Plan Public Workshop

Toronto and Region Conservation (TRCA) is undertaking an update to the Don Watershed Plan and are hosting the first in a series of public meetings through to the end of 2008 to seek public input on the Plan.     Read more »

2008 Jun 7: Toronto Community Environment Days

How many times have you heard that one person’s trash is another person’s treasure? It’s a familiar saying, and for good reason: it’s true! Bring your unwanted and unused “stuff” to your local Community Environment Day and transform your trash into treasure.     Read more »

2008 May 8: A Discussion about Sponsorship of Public Spaces

The Toronto Public Space Committee is holding an event on Thursday night to address the issue of sponsorship of public spaces.     Read more »

Tommy Thompson Park Spring Bird Festival

Join the Ontario Walks community on International Migratory Bird Day for this spectacular Walk in Toronto’s beautiful waterfront Tommy Thompson Park, an Important Bird Area and a terrific birding site during migration.

Tommy Thompson Park Spring Bird Festival
Saturday, May 10, 2008, 7am-3pm
Tommy Thompson Park

2008 May 10: Pangea Day

Pangea Day logoAnother interesting event:

Pangea Day is a global event bringing the world together through film.

Why? In a world where people are often divided by borders, difference, and conflict, it’s easy to lose sight of what we all have in common. Pangea Day seeks to overcome that – to help people see themselves in others – through the power of film.     Read more »