• Thursday, January 19, 2017 at 07:30 PM
    The Bruce Peninsula Biosphere Association

    Wilderness Eco-Adventures in the Bruce Peninsula


    Looking for a winter getaway? The Bruce Peninsula Biosphere Association is offering wilderness eco-adventures, including snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, survival skills, star-gazing, ice fishing, guided wildlife tours and more.

    "The BPBA, a registered charity, is pleased to announce a new social enterprise: Wilderness Eco-Adventures Getaways. In keeping with the mission of UN World Biosphere Reserves to build community commitment and capacity for conservation and sustainable economic development, we are now offering Eco-Adventures on the Northern Bruce Peninsula. All profits generated by our Eco-Adventures will go to the Biosphere Association to support our environmental work."

    Getaways are planned for the following dates:

    Thursday 7:30 PM January 19th to Sunday 22nd, 2017
    Thursday 7:30 PM January 26th to Sunday January 29th 2017
    Friday 7:30 PM February 17th to Monday February 20th 2017

    Click here for pricing and further information. 

  • Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 11:00 AM
    Niagara-on-the-Lake Heritage District in Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON, Canada

    Niagara-on-the-Lake Icewine Festival


    Image Credit: Niagara-on-the-Lake Chamber of Commerce

    Niagara-on-the-Lake’s historic Queen Street transforms into a winter wonderland as the town comes together to play their part in wine country’s annual Icewine celebration. Established 22 years ago in Niagara-on-the-Lake, the Festival delivers a warm Winter setting for the 26 Wineries to pour liquid gold. The renowned Signature Kitchen Chefs will tempt your palate with Icewine inspired culinary creations. Admire the sparkling ice sculptures and when it’s time to warm up, pop into one of the Heritage District’s welcoming Landmark Shops.

    Free Admission (samples by purchase of tokens)

    For more information, visit the website.

  • Monday, February 13, 2017 at 06:00 PM
    Innis Town Hall in Toronto, ON, Canada

    Can the Ontario Municipal Board be fixed?


    Join Environmental Defence and panelists Paul J. Bedford, David Donnelly, and Jennifer Keesmaat, with moderator Ken Greenberg, to ask questions and share your observations on why OMB reform is needed now.

    Click here for more information on the OMB and the event. Registration is necessary to attend. A reception will take place at 6:00 p.m., and the panel discussion will start at 7:00 p.m. 

  • Sunday, April 23, 2017 at 10:30 AM
    Howard Park Tennis Club in Toronto, ON, Canada

    Friends of the Greenbelt Foundation visit the High Park Stewards

    DorisW.pngPhoto by Doris Woudenberg

    On Sunday, April 23, 2017, the Friends of the Greenbelt Foundation will visit the High Park Stewards for a presentation on protection for water, Toronto's ravines, and creating complete communities through urban intensification. 

    Click here for more information. 

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