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Norval Community Engagement Workshop, Thu, March 22, 6:30–8:30pm at Norval Outdoor School

Join in this Public consultation to review and give feedback about 4 relatively new projects - below. The facilitator is Glenn Pothier. Kevin Okimi, Manager of Parks and Open Space will address the purpose of the session. Then there will be a historical overview by Mark Rowe, followed by 4 x 15 minute table talks … Continue reading Norval Community Engagement Workshop, Thu, March 22, 6:30–8:30pm at Norval Outdoor School

Ecofilm Festival: The Peel Project Thu. March 22, 2018 – World Water Day

Six artists paddle into the Arctic Circle -- A film of Art, Wilderness & Canadian Identity. The Peel highlights the landscape, culture and wildlife of the Peel River Watershed (PRW) in Yukon/Northwest territories and its vulnerability to mining and oil exploration —decisions that are being continuously fought. AT: John Elliott Theatre, 9 Church St, Georgetown. … Continue reading Ecofilm Festival: The Peel Project Thu. March 22, 2018 – World Water Day

WINTER SOLSTICE DRUMMING EVENT Friday December 22nd from 6:30-8:30 pm 

Welcome in the Winter Solstice with us in our beautiful, peaceful Ecology Park along the Credit River and Silver Creek with an evening of drumming and singing led by Reverend Sheila Black. The sacred fire will be lit around 6:15 pm. Sheila will offer some native teachings. We will smudge, we will sing, we will meditate, we will … Continue reading WINTER SOLSTICE DRUMMING EVENT Friday December 22nd from 6:30-8:30 pm 

Nature in the fall with Pumpkins at Willow Park Ecology Centre, Norval 

Families!! Come enjoy fall activities and pumpkin carving outdoors in Georgetown’s wonderful nature park! Walk among the radiant fall colours by sparkling Silver Creek and the Credit River, while looking for resident critters and learning about their homes. An Ecology Park exploration will be led by Manuel Spiller, our nature interpretor who works for Credit Valley Conservation. Learn about the diversity of trees in the Hungry Hollow ravine and do cool … Continue reading Nature in the fall with Pumpkins at Willow Park Ecology Centre, Norval