Help the University of Guelph with tree planting day!

This coming Wednesday, September 29th, the University of Guelph is hosting an all-day tree planting event. The combined efforts of community members and the university’s staff and students will help make a greener campus by planting over 600 trees! And for all those that register, there will also be free snacks and drinks included.

The trees will be planted beside Lambton Hall across from Lang Way (see map below).

Register for your timeslot here!

Guelph Organic Conference & Trade Show 2019

Date: Free Trade Show (January 26, 2019 – January 27, 2019)
           Conference & Workshops (January 24, 2019 –  January 27, 2019)

Location: University of Guelph, 50 Stone Road East, Guelph, Ontario N1G 2W1
Organizer: Guelph Organic Conference

Over 40 workshops covering soil management, weed control, harvesting, cropping strategies and more! Food and beverages will be available.

For more information on this event and to register, please click here

Volunteering opportunity: Prairie Grass and Wildflower Seed Collection Oct 19th

Prairie Grass and Wildflower Seed Collection
Hosted by Grand River Conservation Authority
Date & Time: Friday October 19, 2018, 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM EDT

Location: Morton Property (Between Pinehurst Lake Park and Glen Morris), West River Road, North Dumfries Ontario

On October 19, 2018, the GRCA is hosting a volunteering event for all age groups in North Dumfries Ontario, within the regional municipality of Waterloo.  Volunteers will be collecting native plant seed that will be planted next spring, to offer a haven for grassland bird species – some of which are threatened. You will also have the chance to learn about restoration practices from GRCA’s own restoration specialist Lindsay Campbell.

No experience required!

For more information and to register for the event, please click here