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We call it a garden. They can call it home.

Tuesday, October 1st, 2019
Event
We call it a garden. They can call it home.
When
Thursday, December 12, 2019
7:00pm - All Ages
Where
Owen Sound & North Grey Union Public Library (map)
824 First Avenue West
Owen Sound, ON N4K 4K4
Other Info
Peter Middleton's talk focuses on the role gardens play as habitat for birds, in a time when bird populations face ever mounting challenges to their survival. Essential elements of habitat will be considered and how they can be achieved through planning. “The elements will be illustrated using our garden as a model. The place of birds in the planet’s biological diversity is a constant sub-theme.”

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Beyond the Trees w/ Adam Shoalts

Tuesday, October 1st, 2019
Event
Beyond the Trees w/ Adam Shoalts
When
Thursday, November 14, 2019
7:00pm - All Ages
Where
Owen Sound & North Grey Union Public Library (map)
824 First Avenue West
Owen Sound, ON N4K 4K4
Other Info
Best-selling author Adam Shoalts launches his newest adventure book, Beyond the Trees, the story of his nearly 4,000 km solo journey across Canada's Arctic, and chats and shares pictures from his recent expeditions as Explorer-in-Residence of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society, including tracking rare snakes, sleeping alone in polar bear territory, canoeing through arctic ice,
and photographing elusive wildlife.

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Birding Around the Bay – Waterfowl and More with Erik Van Den Kieboom, and Kiah Jasper.

Tuesday, October 1st, 2019
Event
Birding Around the Bay - Waterfowl and More with Erik Van Den Kieboom, and Kiah Jasper.
When
Sunday, November 10, 2019
10:00am - 12 Noon - All Ages
Where
Bayshore Community Centre (map)
1900 3rd Ave E
Owen Sound, ON
Other Info
Meet at front of Bayshore Community Centre, Owen
Sound.

Register: erikkieboom@outlook.com and/or kiahjasper@gmail.com

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Old Growth Forest Hike

Wednesday, September 11th, 2019
Event
Old Growth Forest Hike
When
Saturday, October 12, 2019
9:30am - 1:00 PM - All Ages
Where
Marshall Woods (map)
2/3 km south of side rd 3 & side rd 4 corner
Other Info
Bob Knapp Old Growth Forest Hike, 6KM, in the Marshall Woods.

Bring water and snack.

Max 16

Register: rmknapp@yahoo.com 519 371 1255

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Lake Eugenia Water Birds with David Turner

Wednesday, September 11th, 2019
Event
Lake Eugenia Water Birds with David Turner
When
Wednesday, October 9, 2019
9:30am - 12 Noon - All Ages
Where
To Be Determined (map)
Other Info
Discover the Avian delights of this birding hot
spot. Reg: with David for where to meet, etc.

Max 16

Register: fleshertonartgallery@gmail.com or 519-924-3560

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Birds on the Saugeen Bruce Peninsula: Changes across the years as seen at Cabot Head

Wednesday, September 11th, 2019
Event
Birds on the Saugeen Bruce Peninsula: Changes across the years as seen at Cabot Head
When
Thursday, October 10, 2019
7:00pm - All Ages
Where
Owen Sound & North Grey Union Public Library (map)
824 First Avenue West
Owen Sound, ON N4K 4K4
Other Info
With Stéphane Menu, Station Scientist of the Bruce Peninsula Bird Observatory.

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Bruce Trail Hike With Beth Gilhespy

Wednesday, September 11th, 2019
Event
Bruce Trail Hike With Beth Gilhespy
When
Saturday, September 28, 2019
10:00am - 2:00 PM - All Ages
Where
To Be Determined (map)
Other Info
Join Beth Gilhespy, past CEO of the BTC and geology enthusiast, for a guided, leisurely hike along the Bruce Trail in the Owen Sound area to see some of the
Escarpment's geological features first hand.

Max 25.

Reg: beth.gilhespy@gmail.com 519 835 9331 for details.

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“Forest Bathing” with Neil Baldwin.

Wednesday, September 11th, 2019
Event
“Forest Bathing” with Neil Baldwin.
When
Sunday, September 22, 2019
1:30pm - 4:00 PM - All Ages
Where
To Be Determined (map)
Other Info
Experience slow time in woodlands, mindfulness practice for relaxation, to cultivate innate healing, and to open senses and soul to engage with nature in new ways.

Max 12

Register/info: offgridretreat@naturemail.ca 519-794-0129

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An Autumn Ramble at Anglesea Nature Trails and Managed Forest

Wednesday, September 11th, 2019
Event
An Autumn Ramble at Anglesea Nature Trails and Managed Forest
When
Thursday, September 19, 2019
1:30pm - 3:30 PM - All Ages
Where
To Be Determined (map)
Other Info
Ferns, Trees, Erratic Boulders, and history with Don Rawls in the Klondike Hills.

Reg: 519 794 0561 or rawfam46@gmail.com for directions to
Angelsea. Max 16.

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Lower Indian River Excursion with David Morris

Friday, September 6th, 2019
Event
Lower Indian River Excursion with David Morris
When
Tuesday, September 10, 2019
9:30am - 12 PM - All Ages
Where
Indian Falls (map)
Other Info
Emphasis on flora and intriguing geology of the gorge. Rough, uneven footing.

Limit 12

Contact: David Morris, 519-376-1304 or davidtmorris@rogers.com

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