Community Learning Calendar of Events

This calendar highlights TRCA community learning events. For more TRCA events, visit our main calendar.

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Feb 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Cold Creek Conservation Area, Education Centre
Registration for this event is now full. If you would like to be added to the waitlist please contact Liana D’Andrea at liana.dandrea@trca.ca. Indicate your phone number and the number of adults and children in your group....
Feb 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Humber Arboretum Centre for Urban Ecology
Join us for a night of fun and adventure! Enjoy a short presentation on owls and coyotes followed by a trip into the woods. Together, we will call out to these wild creatures in hopes...
Feb 22 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
Ever wondered what made that mark in the snow? Join us for a half-day introductory workshop to learn to identify the tracks and sign of Ontario’s wildlife. A expert naturalist will lead you on a...
Feb 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Lake St George
Enjoy the winter scenery at Lake St. George on a guided snowshoe! Try out snowshoeing and learn about the history of snowshoeing in Canada. Afterwards we’ll warm up around the campfire with a cup of...
Feb 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Meeting Point: Scarborough Museum - Thomson Memorial Park
Discover the wonders of winter wildlife in The Meadoway! Join us to track and identify signs of local animals, learn some of their secrets for surviving the winter, and see how our perennial meadow plants...
Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Albion Hills Field Centre
Join us for a night of fun and adventure! Enjoy a short presentation on owls and coyotes followed by a trip into the woods. Together we will call out to these wild creatures in hopes...
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Claireville Conservation Area
Registration for this event is now full. If you would like to be added to the waitlist for this event, please contact Stephanie Parish at stephanie.parish@trca.ca. Join us for a night of fun and adventure...
Feb 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Claremont Nature Centre
This event is fully booked. To be placed on a wait list, please email molly.shannon@trca.ca. Enjoy the winter scenery at Claremont Nature Centre on a guided snowshoe! Try out snowshoeing and learn about the night...
Mar 8 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Claremont Field Centre
This event is fully booked. To be placed on a wait list, please email molly.shannon@trca.ca. Discover the wonders of winter wildlife! Join us to track and identify signs of local animals, and learn some of...
Mar 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Tommy Thompson Park
Toronto’s lakeshore is the winter home to an amazing abundance and diversity of ducks. Learn how to identify them, as well as techniques for finding and watching this amazing group of birds. Sign up for...
Mar 14 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am Tommy Thompson Park
  Thank you for your interest. This event is now fully booked. Please see our calendar for additional upcoming events.   Bundle up and step outside to appreciate winter in Toronto’s urban wilderness. After gathering...
Mar 21 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Claireville Conservation Area
Join us for an interactive building workshop with TRCA and Girls Can Too this March Break! You will get tool safety tips, a chance to build your own garden box and the opportunity to learn...
Mar 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Bayview Hill Community Centre
Rain barrels are an easy, inexpensive way to re-use rainwater for your garden or lawn. This workshop will teach you how to install a barrel and start using rain to your advantage. Participants will receive...
Mar 28 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm Claireville Conservation Area
Join us for an extended Earth Hour celebration! Bring your family for an evening of adventure and experience the park at night! Learn about nocturnal animals, light pollution, climate change and tips for reducing your...
Apr 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Online Webinar
Climate change is rapidly impacting natural spaces on both a local and global scale, including on our properties and in our gardens. Join us for an introductory gardening webinar with a focus on climate change...
Apr 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Langstaff Community Centre
Native plants are beautiful, easy to grow options for any space. Get inspired and gain the resources to plan your own natural garden oasis! Participants will receive a free copy of the Greening Your Grounds...
Apr 19 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Colonel Sam Smith Park
Please join us, and local Watershed Champion Alan Roy, for the annual litter cleanup at Colonel Sam Smith Park. Help us get rid of plastic bags, bottles, cans and other litter along the trail. Working...
Apr 19 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
With their vibrant colors, beautiful songs and dynamic personalities, warblers are the jewels of the bird world. They are also one of the most challenging group of birds to see and identify. Using PowerPoint slides...
Apr 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Marie Curtis Park
Come join TRCA and the Friends of Marie Curtis Park for a nature hike and litter cleanup. Help get rid of plastic bags, bottles, cans and other litter along the trail. This event runs rain...
May 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Elgin West Community Centre
Helping the environment starts in your own backyard! Learn how to attract and protect native pollinators, such as Monarch butterflies and Ruby‐throated Hummingbirds with beautiful landscape features. Participants will receive free gardening fact sheets and...
May 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Creative Hub 1352
Toronto and Region Conservation Authority is collaborating with Credit Valley Conservation to bring to you Landscaping for Birds. Add beauty and colour to your yard and increase birdsong on your street. Birds bring colour, music...
May 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Tommy Thompson Park
Warblers are a highlight of the great annual spring migration, but most are only with us for a few short weeks. Learn about the amazing diversity present in this group of tiny-but-tough migrants. Beginner session:...
May 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Tommy Thompson Park
Warblers are a highlight of the great annual spring migration, but most are only with us for a few short weeks. Learn about the amazing diversity present in this group of tiny-but-tough migrants Beginner session:...
May 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Tommy Thompson Park
Bird-watching might as well be called bird-listening; since audio cues are crucial in identifying and finding birds! Learn all about this under-emphasized aspect of observing bird life Beginner session: Wednesday, May 27, 6:30 pm –...
May 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Tommy Thompson Park
Bird-watching might as well be called bird-listening; since audio cues are crucial in identifying and finding birds! Learn all about this under-emphasized aspect of observing bird life. Beginner session: Wednesday, May 27, 6:30 pm –...
Jun 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Tommy Thompson Park
Learn how to get started with birding! In this workshop, we will cover all the local bird families, as well as identification tips, and choosing and using binoculars and field guides. Two sessions available: Wednesday...
Jun 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Tommy Thompson Park
Learn how to get started with birding! In this workshop, we will cover all the local bird families, as well as identification tips, and choosing and using binoculars and field guides. Two sessions available: Wednesday...