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 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Online Webinar - General Audiences
Native plants are beautiful, easy to grow options for any space. Join TRCA in collaboration with Credit Valley Conservation and learn about the benefits of native plants for your yard and our urban ecosystems. Get...
Jun 10 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm Online Webinar - Ages 6+
How well do you know your local wildlife? You don’t have to leave the city to experience some of the incredible wildlife living nearby! Learn about the unique traits and adaptations of animals living in...
Jun 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 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 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online Webinar - Family Audience (and Educators)
Where does the rain go? Follow the journey of stormwater runoff from our roads and parking lots to our waterways. Learn about the impacts of stormwater in a changing climate, and discover how to take...
Jun 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Online Webinar - General Audience
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...
Jun 22 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 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 recommended for families with children...
Jun 23 @ 2:00 pm – 2:15 pm Online Facebook - General Audiences
#AtHomeWithNature Name that invasive! On Tuesday, June 2, join us for a live stream where you will learn about common species of plant invaders found in gardens and natural areas in the GTA. We will...
Jun 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Online Webinar - General Audience
Learn about the inspiring beauty and practical benefits of gardening on your balcony, with a focus on native plants and edibles. You will leave with the know-how to bring your small outdoor space to life....
Jun 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Online Webinar - Ages 6+
What are pollinators? Why are they important? Enjoy an interactive presentation all about butterflies, bees and other pollinators! Learn how to attract and support these species at home with pollinator-friendly gardening tips. This program is...
Jun 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 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. Participants will receive online gardening fact sheets and...
Jul 3 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Garnetwood Park
  This event has been cancelled. We appologize for the inconvenience.   The bike tour will include interesting facts about the landscape and local wildlife, along with practical tips such as how to set up...
Jul 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Lake St. George Field Centre
Learn the basics of recreational canoeing or enjoy a leisurely paddle around Lake St. George at sunset! Beginner and seasoned paddlers welcome. Family Friendly. Children must be ages 6 and up, and those under the age...
Aug 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Lake St. George Field Centre
Learn the basics of recreational canoeing or enjoy a leisurely paddle around Lake St. George at sunset! Beginner and seasoned paddlers welcome. Family Friendly. Children must be ages 6 and up, and those under the age of...
Sep 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Lake St. George Field Centre
Learn the basics of recreational canoeing and enjoy a leisurely paddle around Lake St. George at sunset! Beginner and seasoned paddlers are welcome. All equipment and personal flotation devices will be provided. This event is...
Sep 12 @ 9:30 am – Sep 13 @ 4:30 pm Lake St. George Field Centre
This weekend combines the first three levels in Basic Canoeing into one course. This is designed to introduce the novice or relatively inexperienced canoeist to paddling. The emphasis is on mastering the fundamentals of tandem...
Oct 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
Think you know what made that mark in the snow? Join us for a half-day workshop to learn to identify the tracks and sign of Ontario’s wildlife. PLEASE NOTE: Previous tracking experience or participation in...