- The Great Toronto Tree Hunt
- LEAF Learning Garden
- Let It Bee
- Maple Leaf Forever Tree
- Urban Forest Demonstration Gardens
- Urban Wood Utilization
- Young Urban Forest Leaders Program
- Youth EAB Ambassador Program
- Past Projects
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 6:00p.m. - 9:00p.m.
Clarkson Community Centre
2475 Truscott Drive
Mississauga, Ontario, L5J 2B5
This couse runs from Tuesday September 19th to Saturday September 30th, 2017.
Tuesday September 19th | 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Saturday September 23rd | 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Tuesday, September 26th | 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Saturday September 30th | 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Would you like to be able to identify the tree species around you? Do you want to learn best practices for selecting, planting and caring for trees in your yard or community?
This multi-day course will give you a solid understanding of how trees function and what they need to survive and thrive. You’ll learn about the benefits of urban trees and the challenges they face. Our expert instructors deliver engaging indoor and outdoor sessions that will give you skills you can apply immediately.
You will walk away with a deeper understanding and be inspired to become an urban forest leader in your community.
Eligible for up to 13.75 International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Continuing Education Units.
Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 1:00p.m. - 4:00p.m.
1873 Bloor Street West
Toronto, Ontario, M6R 2Z3
Join us this fall for an inspirational session, exploring ways to portray the splendour of trees in the beautiful setting of High Park. Students will learn the methods used by artists for drawing realistic trees along with techniques in line work and shading to depict texture. Draw at your own pace and support and constructive feedback from our experienced instructor.
All skill levels are welcome. Participants must bring their own supplies.
- folding chair or stool
- apporximately 9x12 inch artist quality sketchbook
- graphite pencils (H, HB, 2HB)
- kneaded eraser, pencil sharpener
- water, snacks, sunscreen, hat
Alan Li studied figure drawing, perspective and hand drawn animation at Sheridan College. After graduating, he spent three years travelling to primate sanctuaries to draw chimpanzees and orangutans followed by six years of animating children's television programs. Alan currently pursues his own art projects, teaches workshops and keeps busy collaborating with grass-root environmental groups. He supports conservation efforts through the sale of his artwork and is active in volunteering.