Upcoming Events

2018 CASCADES WINTER ADVENTURE

2018 CASCADES WINTER ADVENTURE

March 17th

Have you ever been snowshoeing? This is a great opportunity for beginners to familiarize themselves with the popular outdoor activity! Did you know you can rent snowshoes from the LRCA? Try out some snowshoes free of charge at this event and if you enjoyed yourself, you can swing by the LRCA Administrative Office and rent a pair for a small fee!

WHERE: Cascades Conservation Area
WHEN: Saturday, March 17, 2018
TIME: 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
ADMISSION: FREE!

FEATURING:

  • Details coming soon!
2018 TREE SEEDLING PICK UP DAY

2018 TREE SEEDLING PICK UP DAY

May 16th

Individuals that have purchased tree seedlings as part of the 2018 Private Landowners Tree Seedling Assistance Program are required to pick up their seedlings from Hill's Greenhouses (4348 Oliver Road) on Wednesday, May 16, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

2018 WINE TASTING & DINNER AT WHITEWATER

2018 WINE TASTING & DINNER AT WHITEWATER

May 10th

The LRCA and LCF present the 2018 Wine Tasting & Dinner at Whitewater!

Tickets are $100 each and include a 5-course meal, a tasting of six different wine varieties and a $50 Charitable Tax Receipt (upon request)!

The tasting starts at 6:30 p.m. SHARP and dinner will be served at 7:15 p.m. There will be a cash bar and small silent auction as well!

All proceeds are in support of the LRCA's Living Classroom Program.

Event location:

Whitewater Golf Club
1961 King George's Park Drive
Rosslyn ON P7K 0N8
2018 LIVING CLASSROOM PROGRAMS

2018 LIVING CLASSROOM PROGRAMS

October 11th

The LRCA will once again be hosting a series of outdoor programs over the course of six months. The full lineup of topics is coming soon, but be sure to follow our website closely and sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date!

NOTE: Event dates, times and topics are subject to change.

These complimentary programs were once again made possible through the generous sponsorship of the TD Friends of the Environment Foundation.

2018 PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP

2018 PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP

June 14th


Event details coming soon!

Thursday, June 14, 201
2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.


2018 HAZELWOOD LAKE FAMILY FUN DAY

2018 HAZELWOOD LAKE FAMILY FUN DAY

July 22nd

10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at Hazelwood Lake Conservation Area

FEATURING:

  • Event details coming soon!

2018 LITTLE TROUT DAY BY THE BAY

2018 LITTLE TROUT DAY BY THE BAY

August 18th

10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Join the LRCA at Little Trout Bay Conservation Area for a free, fun-filled day including:

FEATURING:

  • Event details coming soon!
2018 FALL MUSHROOM HIKE

2018 FALL MUSHROOM HIKE

September 16th

10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

The 2018 Fall Mushroom Hike will begin with a talk at the LRCA Administrative Office at 130 Conservation Road. Participants will then make their way to Mills Block Forest for a guided hike and mushroom identification. The presentation and guided hike will be led by our expert guest speaker, Dr. Leonard Hutchison of Lakehead University.

This event is free of charge, although pre-registration is required as space is limited.

Registration coming soon!

2018 TRAILS AND TAILS DOG ADOPTION FAIR

2018 TRAILS AND TAILS DOG ADOPTION FAIR

September 23rd

12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

The 2018 Trails and Tails Dog Adoption Fair will once again be held at Cascades Conservation Area! Join the LRCA and local rescues as we showcase adoptable pets and stress responsible pet ownership (including on-leash recreation).

Featuring:

  • Event details coming soon!

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS AN ON-LEASH EVENT. PETS ARE WELCOME BUT MUST REMAIN ON-LEASH. ENFORCED UNDER CITY OF THUNDER BAY BY-LAW #71-1978.

2018 FALL WATERFOWL VIEWING DAY

2018 FALL WATERFOWL VIEWING DAY

October 13th

The 2018 Fall Waterfowl Viewing Day will be held from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at Mission Island Marsh Conservation Area on Saturday, October 13th. Once again the LRCA and expert birders from the Thunder Bay Field Naturalists will guide participants around the Conservation Area in search of migratory birds. No experience is necessary! Be sure to dress appropriately as this event runs rain-or-shine. Be sure to bring your binoculars, cameras and field guides!

This free event is generously sponsored by Ontario Power Generation.