2021 Essex Region Conservation Bike Tour

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September 2021

Saturday, September 25th, 2021

2021 Essex Region Conservation Bike Tour

Mettawas Park,

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!  Throughout...

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October 2021

apples in metal buckets
Thursday, October 7th, 2021

Harvest Moon 2021

Come to the John R. Park Homestead for an unforgettable autumn evening family program. Get hands-on in the harvest as you make your own traditional craft, help to press the...

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Great Horned Owl close up photo
Saturday, October 16th, 2021

Owl Prowl 2021

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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sunset at the Homestead
Friday, October 22nd, 2021

John R. Park After Dark – Tragic Tales and Pioneer Perils

John R. Park After Dark – Tragic Tales and Pioneer Perils: Times: 7:30pm-8:30pm 8:00pm-9:00pm 8:30pm-9:30pm Join costumed guides and step back in time to walk in the footsteps of people...

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Owl in a cedar tree
Saturday, October 30th, 2021

Owl-oween Owl Prowl

Whoooo's ready to celebrate Halloween? 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,...

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November 2021

A christmas wreath on a table
Saturday, November 27th, 2021

Deck the Holidays – Wreath Making Workshop – Day 1

Ring in the holiday season with a hands-on wreath making workshop using natural materials from the forest and farm. Registration fee includes all materials, expert instruction, and a hot beverage.Please bring...

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Christmas wreaths being made on a table.
Sunday, November 28th, 2021

Deck the Holidays – Wreath Making Workshop – Day 2

Ring in the holiday season with a hands-on wreath making workshop using natural materials from the forest and farm. Registration fee includes all materials, expert instruction, and a hot beverage....

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