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August 2022

monarch on milkweed plant
Friday, August 19th, 2022

Butterfly Skies

John R. Park Homestead
Cost: $4 – $20

Join us on August 19th for Butterfly Skies! See pollinators up close at the Homestead gardens and grounds. Learn about the butterfly lifecycle and make a butterfly craft to take...

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looking across lake Erie from the JRPH shoreline
Tuesday, August 23rd, 2022

Land Bound Sailor

John R. Park Homestead
Cost: $4 – $20

Join us on August 23rd for Land-Bound Sailor day. Try your hand at some sailor skills; tie knots, communicate using semaphore and send messages to your friends. Explore the history...

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Tuesday, August 23rd, 2022

Sandwich Environmental Tour

McKee Park

Join the Essex Region Conservation Authority, the Windsor Port Authority and the Detroit River Canadian Cleanup for an environmental tour of Sandwich, Windsor on Tuesday August 23 2022 from 6pm...

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Our Enchanted Environment Image
Sunday, August 28th, 2022

Our Enchanted Environment, an Encanto Themed Event

John R. Park Homestead
Cost: $4 – $20

 Join us on August 28th at the John R Park Homestead for Our Enchanted Environment. This event, inspired by the recent Disney hit Encanto, provides visitors with an immersive and...

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September 2022

Wednesday, September 14th, 2022

Detroit River Evening

Virtual

Save the date! The 11th annual Detroit River Evening will be hosted virtually in the evening on September 14 2022. Guests will hear updates on the Remedial Action Plan, our...

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Saturday, September 17th, 2022

Festival of Hawks

holiday beach conservation area

Join local wildlife, bird and nature experts in celebration of local bird migration on Saturday September 17 2022 from 9am to 3pm at Holiday Beach Conservation Area for the Festival...

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Great Horned Owl close up photo
Saturday, September 17th, 2022

Festival of Hawks Evening Owl Prowl

holiday beach conservation area
Cost: $15.00

Join us to learn about the owls of southwestern Ontario, their adaptations, physiology and more. Then, enjoy a guided hike through Holiday Beach Conservation Area, looking and listening for these...

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Saturday, September 24th, 2022

2022 Essex Region Conservation Bike Tour

A great way to enjoy the last of summer’s warm weather!   The Essex Region Conservation Bike Tour returns to raise funds for conservation initiatives across the Essex Region! For...

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