Community Learning Calendar of Events

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

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Oct 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Online Webinar
Where does the rain go? Whether you’re a classroom teacher, a community educator, or anyone else who wants to explore stormwater with students, we will provide background information and resources to help you get started!...
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Albion Hills Conservation Park
Take a refreshing nature walk and enjoy the fall colours! Join us on this guided walk through the Albion Hills Conservation Area. This program is intended for general audiences and pre-registration is required. Register for...
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Claremont Nature Centre
Take a refreshing nature walk and enjoy the fall colours! Learn about forest plants and animals, and why these ecosystems are an important part of our neighbourhoods. PLEASE NOTE: There are no washrooms available on...
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm Claireville Conservation Area - Gorewood Parking Lot
Help to stop the spread of invasive species! Participants will take part in hand-spading phragmites in Claireville Conservation Area. Phragmites, along with other invasive species, continue to make their way into the park towards newly...
Oct 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Albion Hills Conservation Park
Take a refreshing nature walk and enjoy the fall colours! Join us on this guided walk through the Albion Hills Conservation Area. This program is intended for general audiences and pre-registration is required. Register for...
Oct 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 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...
Oct 29 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Online Webinar
How well do you know your local wildlife? Learn about the unique traits and adaptations of animals living in and around urban spaces. During this “Halloween edition” we’ll highlight some of the local “creatures of...
Nov 3 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm Online webinar
Are you enjoying the fall colours? Learn about the trees, shrubs and wildflowers contributing to this stunning display! This presentation is intended for ages 6+: Beginner level information Activities and concepts that are friendly for...
Nov 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Brampton
Toronto and Region Conservation Authority is teaming up with partners in Peel to help us get rid of thousands of cigarette butts, plastics bags, bottles, cans and other litter from our natural areas. Help us...
Nov 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online Webinar
Learn how to save seeds from native species and what they need to survive from storage to propagation. Share and trade seeds with neighbours and friends to re-wild your whole community! This presentation is intended...
Nov 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online Webinar
Beyond the easily visible litter within our beaches, parks, and urban areas, microplastics often go unnoticed due to their small size – but the impacts they cause in the environment is anything but small! Join...
Nov 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Online Webinar
From lawn care and leaf clean‐up, to preparing for next year’s garden beds—learn what to do this fall to give your lawn and garden a head start next spring. You will leave this workshop with...
Nov 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Claremont Nature Centre
Enjoy a refreshing nature walk and discover the changing season! Learn about how the forest changes and how plants and animals start to adapt as winter approaches. PLEASE NOTE: There are no washroom available on...
Nov 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Online webinar
The Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) and partners are creating The Meadoway by turning a 16 km hydro corridor into a flourishing natural meadow. The native plants that are planted there will provide a...
Nov 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Online webinar
From the snowy depths of winter to the height of summer bloom, every day of the year is a good one for observing birds in your garden! Learn all about how different types of spaces...
Nov 24 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Online webinar
Celebrate the holiday season by making a special gift for winter birds. Learn about common backyard birds and how to make a pinecone feeder to decorate trees with the tasty treat! This presentation is intended...
Nov 26 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Online webinar
Trees are all around us, but we can overlook the amazing things they do for us every day. Learn about the life cycle of trees and what features can help you decipher a tree’s identity....