Sat, Aug 29 • PINE HILLS CEMETERY – Trees
Sun, Aug 30 • YELLOW & MUD CREEKS – Nature Walk
Wed, Sept 2 • HIGH PARK – Nature Walk
Sat, Sept 5 • CROTHERS WOODS – Nature Walk
Sun, Sept 6 • UPPER WILKET CREEK – Nature Walk
Thurs, Sept 10 at 1:00 pm • ST JAMES CEMETERY – Heritage & Natural History
Leader: Joanne Doucette. Meet at the gates of St James Cemetery, 635 Parliament St, on the east side just north of Carleton St. A short walk from the Castle Frank subway station. We will explore this old Toronto cemetery, opened in 1844. Circular walk of about 2 km. Family-friendly but no dogs please. Bring your binoculars. The paths are wide, paved and easy with gentle slopes and no stairs.
Sat, Sept 12 • HIGH PARK: OAK SAVANNAH AS A THREATENED HABITAT – Nature Walk
Wed, Sept 16 at 9:45 am • TORONTO ISLAND – Nature Walk
Leader: Miles Hearn. Meet at the ferry docks south of Bay St and Queens Quay W. We will take the 10 am ferry to Hanlan's Point and return on the 12:45 ferry from Centre Island. Fare is $7.25 for adults and $4.75 for seniors. Arrive in time to buy your ticket and meet the group.
Sat, Sept 19 • HUMBER BOTANICAL GARDEN AND ARBORETUM – Nature Walk
Sun, Sept 20 at 2:00 pm • EDIBLE TREES, WEEDS & WILDFLOWERS OF CEDARVALE RAVINE & CASTLE FRANK BROOK – Lost Rivers
Leaders: Helen Mills, Susan Aaron, Susan Poizner, Michael Wheelerm (see www.lostrivers.ca/content/WalkSchd). Meet at Ben Nobleman Park, across the road from Eglinton West subway station. Walk along lost Castle Frank Brook, visit a community orchard and stroll among the flowers, birds and pollinators of Cedarvale Ravine. Leaders will share stories about the orchard and heritage cultivated plants and stewardship of the ravines. Walk will end at St Clair West subway station. A joint outing with Toronto Green Community.
Tues, Sept 22 • COLONEL DANFORTH PARK – Nature & Heritage
Sat, Sept 26 • EAST DON – Nature Walk
Sun, Sept 27 • MOORE PARK RAVINE & BRICKWORKS – Nature Walk
Wed, Sept 30 • QUEEN'S PARK AREA – Trees & Architecture