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Volunteer Events

In addition to our volunteer opportunities, we hold events throughout the year, such as tree planting, community cleanups, and other activities. Come out and join us at one of the events below!

Jul 22 all-day Bolton Camp
Girls Can Too is a successful training program that provides hands-on learning experiences in the environmental and skilled trades sectors to young women in grades 7 to 10. Participants work in crews with other students...
Jul 23 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Ernie L. Strouds Park
Get outdoors and earn high school volunteer hours! Learn how to safely use equipment and participate in environmental conservation. Eligibility: At least 14 years of age; Currently enrolled in High School and returning in September...
Jul 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Ozark Park
Get outside and help maintain newly planted trees! Together we’ll pull invasive plants and add mulch to help these young trees grow into a forest. Age Range: Family friendly. High school students can receive volunteer...
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Norton Place Park
Get outdoors and earn high school volunteer hours! Learn how to safely use equipment and participate in environmental conservation. Eligibility: At least 14 years of age; Currently enrolled in High School and returning in September...
Jul 25 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Amberlea Butterfly Garden
Get outdoors and earn high school volunteer hours! Learn how to safely use equipment and participate in environmental conservation. Find out how effective the Amberlea Park butterfly garden is at attracting butterflies, using eButterfly —...
Jul 29 all-day Various locations in Peel Region
The Conservation Youth Corps Program The Conservation Youth Corps (CYC) program offers Peel Region high school students the opportunity to volunteer for a week in July or August assisting with conservation projects. Volunteers work in...
Jul 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Oak Ridges Community Centre
Learn about common songbirds and help collect data on nesting boxes around the lake. Then we’ll mulch newly planted trees to help them grow into a forest! Age Range: Family friendly. High school students can...
Jul 31 @ 9:00 am – 1:30 pm Oak Ridges Community Centre
Get outside and help maintain newly planted trees! Together we’ll pull invasive plants and add mulch to help these young trees grow into a forest. Afterwards, we’ll learn about bumble bee diversity by collecting and...
Aug 12 all-day Various locations in Peel Region
The Conservation Youth Corps Program The Conservation Youth Corps (CYC) program offers Peel Region high school students the opportunity to volunteer for a week in July or August assisting with conservation projects. Volunteers work in...
Aug 13 @ 5:00 pm – 5:00 pm Brock Ridge Community Park
Get outdoors and earn high school volunteer hours! Learn how to safely use equipment and participate in environmental conservation. Eligibility: At least 14 years of age; Currently enrolled in High School and returning in September...
Aug 15 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Duffin Heights
Get outdoors and earn high school volunteer hours! Learn how to safely use equipment and participate in environmental conservation. Eligibility: At least 14 years of age; Currently enrolled in High School and returning in September...
Aug 19 all-day Various locations in Peel Region
The Conservation Youth Corps Program The Conservation Youth Corps (CYC) program offers Peel Region high school students the opportunity to volunteer for a week in July or August assisting with conservation projects. Volunteers work in...
Aug 24 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm Claremont Field Centre
Get outdoors and earn high school volunteer hours! Learn how to safely use equipment and participate in environmental conservation. Looking to take part in some citizen science? EcoSpark is teaming up with Toronto and Region...
Aug 26 all-day Bolton Camp
Girls Can Too is a successful training program that provides hands-on learning experiences in the environmental and skilled trades sectors to young women in grades 7 to 10. Participants work in crews with other students...
Aug 27 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Autumn Crescent Trailhead
Get outdoors and earn high school volunteer hours! Learn how to safely use equipment and participate in environmental conservation. Eligibility: At least 14 years of age; Currently enrolled in High School and returning in September...
Aug 29 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Rick Hull Memorial Park
Get outdoors and earn high school volunteer hours! Learn how to safely use equipment and participate in environmental conservation. Find out how effective the Rick Hull Memorial Park butterfly garden is at attracting butterflies, using...
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