Events – Humber River

Find an event in the Humber River watershed.

Sep 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
In this course we will explore photography as a form of meditation, and equip you with an alternative way to enjoy the health benefits of meditation through creative expression in photography. You will be guided...
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
A hands-on workshop featuring live reptiles from around the province! Learn from Jeff Hathaway of Scales Nature Park how to identify and conserve Ontario’s snakes, turtles, and lizards. Learn about threats and conservation issues, key identification...
Sep 28 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
GET A TASTE OF WHAT KORTRIGHT HAS TO OFFER ALL YEAR ROUND! Join Kortright staff by our picnic shelter and enjoy a campfire. (Don’t forget to bring your own items to roast!) Dissect an owl...
Sep 29 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
Invertebrates make up about 97% of the world’s species — and yet they seem to attract the least attention from naturalists. This session will move beyond “charismatic” invertebrate species and delve deeper into their world....
Sep 29 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
GET A TASTE OF WHAT KORTRIGHT HAS TO OFFER ALL YEAR ROUND! Join Kortright staff by our picnic shelter and enjoy a campfire. (Don’t forget to bring your own items to roast!) Dissect an owl...
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
Bryophytes are a group of small herbaceous non-vascular land plants that includes mosses, liverworts and hornworts. Mosses and liverworts share the same habitat and can be often found growing together. In this module we will...
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
WITNESS THE BEAUTY OF KORTRIGHT IN AUTUMN! Take a self-guided walk in our majestic mixed hardwood forests to see the fall colours at their best. Join the Kortright education team at the campfire to learn...
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
WITNESS THE BEAUTY OF KORTRIGHT IN AUTUMN! Take a self-guided walk in our majestic mixed hardwood forests to see the fall colours at their best. Join the Kortright education team at the campfire to learn...
Oct 6 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
Fungi (mushrooms) have long been prized in the culinary world. Lesser known is their important ecological role as decomposers that recycle dead plants into nutrients used by other plant life. This module will look into...
Oct 12 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
WITNESS THE BEAUTY OF KORTRIGHT IN AUTUMN! Take a self-guided walk in our majestic mixed hardwood forests to see the fall colours at their best. Join the Kortright education team at the campfire to learn...
Oct 13 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
WITNESS THE BEAUTY OF KORTRIGHT IN AUTUMN! Take a self-guided walk in our majestic mixed hardwood forests to see the fall colours at their best. Join the Kortright education team at the campfire to learn...
Oct 14 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
WITNESS THE BEAUTY OF KORTRIGHT IN AUTUMN! Take a self-guided walk in our majestic mixed hardwood forests to see the fall colours at their best. Join the Kortright education team at the campfire to learn...
Oct 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Taca Park
Take a refreshing nature walk and enjoy the fall colours! Learn about wetland plants and animals, and why these ecosystems are an important part of our neighbourhoods. Hike Distance: 4 km Difficulty: Easy to Moderate...
Oct 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
Celebrate the Halloween spirit with spooky and scary activities at Kortright! Discover a haunted house, take a frightening forest walk, and enjoy Halloween activities, including a bonfire, scary stories and an encounter with live owls....
Oct 19 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Bolton Camp
Help celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Humber River as a Canadian Heritage River with a community planting. Come and learn about the future discovery garden designed by TRCA’s Girls Can Too program and Nikibii...
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
WITNESS THE BEAUTY OF KORTRIGHT IN AUTUMN! Take a self-guided walk in our majestic mixed hardwood forests to see the fall colours at their best. Join the Kortright education team at the campfire to learn...
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Oak Ridges Corridor, Old Colony Road trailhead
Take a refreshing nature walk and enjoy the fall colours! Join us on this guided walk through the Oak Ridges Corridor Conservation Reserve (ORCCR). Hike Distance: 4 km Difficulty: Easy to Moderate (short steep section)...
Oct 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Kettle Lake Park
Take a refreshing nature walk and enjoy the fall colours! Learn about wetland plants and animals, and why these ecosystems are an important part of our neighbourhoods. Hike Distance: 4 km Difficulty: Easy Trail Surface...
Oct 19 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
Celebrate the Halloween spirit with spooky and scary activities at Kortright! Discover a haunted house, take a frightening forest walk, and enjoy Halloween activities, including a bonfire, scary stories and an encounter with live owls....
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
WITNESS THE BEAUTY OF KORTRIGHT IN AUTUMN! Take a self-guided walk in our majestic mixed hardwood forests to see the fall colours at their best. Join the Kortright education team at the campfire to learn...
Oct 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
Celebrate the Halloween spirit with spooky and scary activities at Kortright! Discover a haunted house, take a frightening forest walk, and enjoy Halloween activities, including a bonfire, scary stories and an encounter with live owls....
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
WITNESS THE BEAUTY OF KORTRIGHT IN AUTUMN! Take a self-guided walk in our majestic mixed hardwood forests to see the fall colours at their best. Join the Kortright education team at the campfire to learn...
Oct 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
Celebrate the Halloween spirit with spooky and scary activities at Kortright! Discover a haunted house, take a frightening forest walk, and enjoy Halloween activities, including a bonfire, scary stories and an encounter with live owls....
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
WITNESS THE BEAUTY OF KORTRIGHT IN AUTUMN! Take a self-guided walk in our majestic mixed hardwood forests to see the fall colours at their best. Join the Kortright education team at the campfire to learn...
Nov 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
Come and experience an evening with live owls! Start the night with a presentation in our theatre, then head out to the forest for a guided walk with one of our owl experts. We’ll explore...
Nov 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Oak Ridges Corridor, Bethesda trailhead parking lot
Learn to identify trees without their leaves! We’ll share our tips for using tree bark and buds. Enjoy this guided walk through the Oak Ridges Corridor Conservation Reserve (ORCCR). Hike Distance: 4 km Difficulty: Moderate...
Nov 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
Join Wild Ontario’s naturalists for an evening all about birds of prey! In the first part of this program we’ll cover the basics of biology, natural history and identification. Then meet some of Wild Ontario’s...
Nov 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
ENJOY AN EVENING WITH THE STARS! Explore the night sky through an engaging and informative presentation delivered by an astronomer. Delve into the history and mythology of the heavens, and learn how to identify the...
Nov 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Chinguacousy Park Ski Chalet
Celebrate the holiday season by making a special gift for winter birds. Together we will make bird feeders and decorate the trees with these tasty treats! TRCA is committed to creating an accessible experience for...
Nov 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
Come and experience an evening with live owls! Start the night with a presentation in our theatre, then head out to the forest for a guided walk with one of our owl experts. We’ll explore...
Nov 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
ENJOY AN EVENING WITH THE STARS! Explore the night sky through an engaging and informative presentation delivered by an astronomer. Delve into the history and mythology of the heavens, and learn how to identify the...