Tree Tenders Training Program - Ajax Course
Saturday, June 4, 2016 - 10:00a.m. - 4:00p.m.
Greenwood Pavillion
2290 Greenwood Rd

Ajax, Ontario, L1T 4S4

 

This multi-day course provides engaging indoor and outdoor sessions that will answer all of your tree questions and give you skills to apply immediately in your own yard and/or neighbourhood.

LEARN the basics of trees from expert instructors, CONNECT with other tree lovers, and BE INSPIRED to become an urban forest leader in your community!

Course involves two sessions - June 4 and June 11, 2016.  

Eligible for International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Continuing Education Units. May also qualify for credits through other continuing education programs.

Saturday, June 4, 2016 - 10:00a.m. - 11:30a.m.
LEAF Learning Garden at Artscape Wychwood Barns
601 Christie St

Toronto, Ontario, M6G 4C7

LEAF Learning Garden runs along the south edge of the dog park outside Artscape Wychwood Barns.  Look for the colourful mural near the garden entrance.

Join us to learn about the important role of wild (native) bees in our ecosystem, the threats they face, and what you can do to help! LEAF’s Garden Stewards will teach you how to conduct a "Bumble Bee Watch" in your own garden, park or nearby greenspace, and how to submit the data you gather to Bumble Bee Watch. It's simple and fun - and a fantastic way to learn about our native bees and get involved in some citizen science!

This is a 100In1Day event.  It is free and no registration is required.  Just drop by the garden!

Held in collaboration with Ontario Power Generation, Friends of the Earth Canada and Bumble Bee Watch.

Saturday, June 4, 2016 - 10:30a.m. - 12:00p.m.
LEAF Urban Forest Demonstration Garden at Old Mill Subway Station
2672 Bloor Street West
(Old Mill TTC Station - Old Mill Trail entrance)

Toronto, Ontario, M8X 2Y9

The Urban Forest Demonstration Garden at Old Mill Station is located on the island near the Old Mill Trail entrance, just north of Bloor St.

Join us to learn about the important role of wild (native) bees in our ecosystem, the threats they face, and what you can do to help! LEAF’s Garden Stewards will teach you how to conduct a "Bumble Bee Watch" in your own garden, park or nearby greenspace, and how to submit the data you gather to Bumble Bee Watch. It's simple and fun - and a fantastic way to learn about our native bees and get involved in some citizen science!

This is a 100In1Day event.  It is free and no registration is required.  Just drop by the garden!

Held in collaboration with Ontario Power GenerationFriends of the Earth Canada and Bumble Bee Watch.

Saturday, June 4, 2016 - 1:00p.m. - 2:30p.m.
LEAF Urban Forest Demonstration Garden at St. Clair Station
15 Saint Clair Avenue East
(Pleasant Blvd entrance of St. Clair TTC subway station)

Toronto, Ontario, M4T1J9

Join us to learn about the important role of wild (native) bees in our ecosystem, the threats they face, and what you can do to help! LEAF’s Garden Stewards will teach you how to conduct a "Bumble Bee Watch" in your own garden, park or nearby greenspace, and how to submit the data you gather to Bumble Bee Watch. It's simple and fun - and a fantastic way to learn about our native bees and get involved in some citizen science!

This is a 100In1Day event.  It is free and no registration is required.  Just drop by the garden!

Held in collaboration with Ontario Power GenerationFriends of the Earth Canada and Bumble Bee Watch.

Leslieville Tree Festival  - Urban forest fun for the whole family
Saturday, June 18, 2016 - 12:00p.m. - 4:00p.m.
Leslie Grove Park (corner of Queen St E and Jones Ave)
1158 Queen St E

Toronto, Ontario, M4M 1L2

 

Join us for the 2016 Leslieville Tree Festival. Featuring displays from environmental groups and green vendors, exciting live musical and dance performances, children's activities, local artists, a ceremonial tree planting and tasty local food, this free, fun-filled celebration of our urban forest includes activities for the whole family!  

If you are an environmental organization or a local vendor, and would like to reserve a display table, visit the event page for more information.

The Leslieville Tree Festival is presented by LEAF, Councillor Paula Fletcher, Toronto Hydro, Toronto Parks, Forestry and Recreation and the Leslieville BIA.

Tree Tenders Training Program - Richmond Hill Course
Saturday, September 10, 2016 - 10:00a.m. - 4:00p.m.
Oak Ridges Community Center
12895 Bayview Ave,

Richmond Hill, Ontario, L4E 3G2


This multi-day course provides engaging indoor and outdoor sessions that will answer all of your tree questions and give you skills to apply immediately in your own yard and/or neighbourhood.

LEARN the basics of trees from expert instructors, CONNECT with other tree lovers, and BE INSPIRED to become an urban forest leader in your community!

Course involves three sessions:

September 10, 2016 - 10:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m.
September 14, 2016 - 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
September 17, 2016 - 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Eligible for International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Continuing Education Units. May also qualify for credits through other continuing education programs.