Community Learning Calendar of Events

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

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Jun 16 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm YouTube live
Bring us into your classroom – virtually! Our Watershed on Wheels educators are going live on YouTube with curriculum-connected lessons about the natural world! As you tune in along with other classes across the GTA,...
Jun 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Online Webinar - General Audience
Did you know that the Toronto Area is home to lots of amazing rare and Threatened animals? Learn about some of the Species-At-Risk that share your city, your neighborhood or even your home! From Chimney...
Jun 17 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Online Webinar - General Audience
Microplastics are tiny bits of plastic that often go unnoticed in beaches, parks and urban areas – but the impacts they cause are anything but small! Join us to learn about microplastics, from what they...
Jun 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Online
Pollinators such as butterflies, birds, bats, and bees play a vital role in maintaining a healthy environment and sustainable food system. The Durham Master Gardeners will discuss some of our important native pollinators and the...
Jun 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online Webinar - Ages 6+
Did you know monarch butterflies migrate 4,800km to Mexico every fall? Join us during Pollinator Week to learn about the special relationship between monarchs and milkweed, the fascinating transformation of a monarch from egg to...
Jun 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Online Webinar - General Audience
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. This presentation is intended for General Audiences: Beginner...
Jun 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Online Webinar - Ages 6+
Discover the diversity of native bees! Learn how to tell a bee from a wasp, and how to identify common bumble bees in the Greater Toronto Area. This program is intended for ages 6+: Beginner...
Jun 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Online Webinar - General Audience
Do you want to start or improve upon your balcony garden? Join the Toronto Region and Conservation Authority (TRCA) for this one hour virtual workshop to learn about the inspiring beauty and practical benefits of...
Jul 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Online Webinar - Ages 6+
Bumble bees are important insect pollinators, and can be found in habitats like meadows, grasslands, wetlands, forests and farms. Unfortunately, some species that were once extremely common in the Greater Toronto Area are becoming increasingly...
Jul 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Online Webinar - General Audience
Join Ellen Schwartzel on behalf of the Toronto Field Naturalists and Tisha Tan from Toronto and Region Conservation Authority for an engaging introduction to Toronto’s ravine landscapes. Learn about ravine wildlife, the critical ecological services...
Jul 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Online Webinar - Ages 6+
Did you know monarch butterflies migrate 4,800km to Mexico every fall? Join us to learn about the special relationship between monarchs and milkweed, the fascinating transformation of a monarch from egg to butterfly, and their...
Jul 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Online Webinar - General Audience
Native plants are beautiful, easy to grow options for any space. Get inspired and gain the resources to plan your own natural garden oasis! Receive a free e-copy of the Greening Your Grounds Homeowner’s Guide...
Jul 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Online Webinar - Ages 6+
Did you know that a little brown bat can eat over 1,000 insects in one hour? Join us to learn more about bat species in the Toronto area and how to identify them! We will...
Jul 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Online Webinar - Ages 6+
Discover the diversity of native bees! Learn how to tell a bee from a wasp, and how to identify common bumble bees in the Greater Toronto Area. This program is intended for ages 6+: Beginner...
Aug 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Online Webinar - Ages 6+
Did you know monarch butterflies migrate 4,800km to Mexico every fall? Join us to learn about the special relationship between monarchs and milkweed, the fascinating transformation from egg to butterfly, and and how you can...