Plant Identification Walks

Scheduled Plant Identification Walks 2019 Thurs Aug 29 Belleville, Potters Creek 5:30-7:30 pm Sat Sept 28 Carrying Place, Millennium Trail 1-3 pm Sun Oct 6 Bloomfield Mill Pond 10 am-12 pm ** 50% of proceeds support the work of the PEC Millennium Trail Committee as they make our trail more accessible user-friendly. Cost: $20 adult […]

Sand Sifting Cleanup at the Outlet Beach

“Sifting Sands”… four beach cleanup days during the summer, all held opposite Currah’s on the Outlet Beach Friday, July 19, 2019 Wednesday, July 31, 2019 Wednesday, August 14, 2019 Wednesday, August 28, 2019 Join the Friends for this two-hour beach clean-up event. Every year, nearly 10,000 tons of plastic pollute the Great Lakes. Because of […]

Lighthall Marsh Stroll

Sunday, September 1, 9 AM – 1 PM In the early 1980s Ducks Unlimited constructed an earthen berm enclosing a large area which has become Lighthall Marsh. The marsh is a very active habitat for waterfowl, beavers, otters, frogs and turtles. The earthen berm hosts many species of interesting plants. We will walk from Army […]

Wild About Herbs

Saturday, September 14, 2019 @ 10 am until 3 pm The Wellings of Picton 617 County Road 49, Picton, ON Conrad and Aku Richter from Richter’s Herbs in Goodwood, ON will present a lively discussion about herbs. Aku will speak on herbs she loves and how she uses them, Conrad will tell you about unusual […]

Fall Birding

Aug 19 – Oct 31 2019 Prince Edward Point Bird Observatory (PEPtBO) Join experts and special guests for a series of guided walks, talks and special crafts and games during fall bird migration at the Prince Edward Point Bird Observatory. This is one of the province’s best places to see the colourful and unusual birds […]

Chart the Dark Sky: What’s Up at Night!

Friday, October 4 (Rain or cloud date: Sat., Oct. 5) Friday, October 18 (Rain or cloud date: Sat. Oct. 19) 7:30 PM SHARP – 9:00 PM This is a very weather dependent event. Meet County night sky enthusiasts Ramesh Pooran and James Rose in front of the Prince Edward Point Bird Observatory (PEPtBO) at the […]