Events

Earth Day & Eco-Easter Egg Hunt at Gamiing Nature Centre

Event Date/Time: 2019-04-20 11:00 am

The Gamiing Nature Centre is independent of Kawartha Land Trust. Mieke Schipper and family donated a conservation easement agreement to the KLT  to protect the land they love in perpetuity. This land is where they operate the Gamiing Nature Center. A conservation easement agreement protects the natural conservation values but continues to allow [...]

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Date Night with Salamanders and Frogs

Event Date/Time: 2019-04-25 06:00 pm

Date Night with Salamanders and Frogs  This is an annual Peterborough Field Naturalists (PFN) evening trip to look for migrating salamanders and egg masses in their breeding pools. This event will be at KLT's Ingleton-Wells property. We'll start by checking pools for egg masses of Spotted and Blue-spotted Salamanders. We will then record [...]

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Tree Planting | Volunteer Work Party | Ballyduff Trails, Bethany

Event Date/Time: 2019-04-27 09:30 am

April 27 | Tree Planting | Volunteer Work Party Make your mark, one tree at a time. Come join us in planting native trees & shrubs on our Ballyduff Trails property in Bethany. Help increase biodiversity and available habitat by coming out and planting some native vegetation! Dress in layers and plan on [...]

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Cation Cleanup | Volunteer Work Party

Event Date/Time: 2019-04-28 10:00 am

April 28 | Cation Wildlife Preserve | Volunteer Work Party We need all hands on deck to help cleanup our newest nature preserve! Help us take down perimeter fencing that creates a barrier for wildlife and other left over debris so that wildlife have a clean natural space to roam!   Join us Sunday, [...]

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Buckthorn Madness | Volunteer Work Party

Event Date/Time: 2019-05-05 10:00 am

May 5th | Buckthorn Madness  | Volunteer Work Party We've uped our game dealing with the invasive Buckthorn shrub on our properties. We need your help dealing with this pesky invader. When: Sunday, May 5th @ 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM Where: Dance Nature Sanctuary (Sharpe), 2027 Preston Road, Lakefield, ON Signup: email pwilson@kawarthalandtrust.org to RSVP [...]

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Chase Trails Maintenance | Volunteer Work Party

Event Date/Time: 2019-05-11 01:00 pm

May 11th | Chase Trails Maintenance  | Volunteer Work Party This property has 7.5 km of trails with beautiful views of Pigeon & Buckhorn Lakes, mature forests and wetlands at Gannon Narrows. Join volunteers to get these trails in good shape for hikers and nature explorers to enjoy. When: Saturday, May 11th @ [...]

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Mother’s Day Wildflower Walk | Nature Connection

Event Date/Time: 2019-05-12 10:00 am

May 12th | Mother's Day Wildflower Walk Treat your mom, grandma, or friend for a walk in the woods to enjoy the trilliums and other spring ephemeral. On this guided walk, a naturalist will share the names and stories of all the wildflowers in the forest. When: Sunday May 12th @ 10:00 [...]

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Trails Maintenance & Garlic Mustard Pull | Volunteer Work Party

Event Date/Time: 2019-05-25 10:00 am

May 25th | Trails Maintenance & Garlic Mustard Pull Our Stony Lake Trails wind through rugged Canadian Shield and beautiful forests, but some unwanted visitors have been enjoying the trails as well. Invasive plant seeds have entered the area and threaten the function and beauty of the ecosystem. Help to remove [...]

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Indigenous Medicine Walk | Nature Connection

Event Date/Time: 2019-05-26 10:00 am

May 26th | Indigenous Medicine Walk Watch and listen as the forest comes to life on this walk lead by Joe Pitawanakwat of Creators Garden. He will introduce us to different plants, outlining their cultural, ecological and medicinal importance. Co-hosted by: Kawartha Land Trust, Fleming College Indigenous Student Support Services & [...]

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Cation Wildlife Preserve Celebration & Trails Grand Opening

Event Date/Time: 2019-06-22 10:00 am

Saturday, June 22 | Cation Wildlife Preserve Celebration & Trails Grand Opening Save the date, details to come!   Location: Near the intersection of French Settlement Rd. and Powell Lane (east side). Park on property or alongside Powell Lane. Please do not park along French Settlement Rd.    

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