Earth-E Month 2020: (April 8 – Water Quality in the Essex Region)

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April 2020

Earth-E Month 2020: (April 8 – Water Quality in the Essex Region)

April 88:00 am - May 511:30 pm

Join ERCA as we celebrate Earth-E Month in our very own homes and neighbourhoods. Each day in April includes an Earth Day activity or item that you and your family...

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Saturday, April 25th, 2020

Great Global Cleanup: Detroit River (Postponed until 2021)

Cost: FREE

The GGCUDR team is closely monitoring the sweeping magnitude of the COVID-19 virus and will provide event updates via our website and social media channels.   SAVE THE DATE! We are so excited...

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a group of people planting trees
Sunday, April 26th, 2020

Earth Day Community Tree Planting (Postponed until Fall 2020)

Ganatchio Trail

Working collaboratively with the Windsor-Essex community to slow the spread of COVID-19, it is with great regret that we must postpone the Earth Day Tree Planting Event until Fall, 2020....

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May 2020

People looking through binoculars
Friday, May 1st - Thursday, May 21st, 2020

Shorebird Celebration

Hillman Marsh Conservation Area

Bird enthusiasts from around the world make Leamington, Ontario one of their bucket list destinations each May, and Hillman Marsh is ready to greet these guests from May 1 –...

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A group of volunteers at an ERCA planting
Saturday, May 2nd, 2020

Rotary Legacy Forest Planting 2020 (postponed until Fall 2020)

John R. Park Homestead
Cost: FREE

  Rotary District 6400 invites Rotarians, friends and family members to join us in planting 300 trees at the Rotary Legacy Forest Planting, located at Iler Road and Dolson Road....

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John R Park Homestead Sawmill
Sunday, May 3rd, 2020

Friends of the Homestead Yard Sale

John R. Park Homestead

Help the Homestead by donating quality items in advance or by coming out to bargain hunt. Discover treasures old and new. There is something for everyone at this giant sale.

garlic mustard growing next to some foliage
Wednesday, May 20th, 2020

Garlic Mustard Pull at the John R. Park Homestead

John R. Park Homestead
Cost: FREE

Join the Friends of the John R. Park Homestead and Essex Region Conservation pull Garlic Mustard at the Homestead on May 20 2020. The event will run from 6pm to...

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Children inspecting feathers with magnifying glasses
Tuesday, May 26th - Friday, May 29th, 2020

Essex Region Children’s Water Festival

Canadian Transportation Museum & Heritage Village

Held annually during the last week of May at the Canadian Transportation Museum, the festival continues to be a smashing success! The Essex Region Children's Water Festival educates thousands of...

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July 2020

Holiday beach
Sunday, July 26th - Monday, July 27th, 2020

Explore The Shore

Cost: Free

A weekend (July 25th & 26th) event created from a partnership between businesses and organizations to promote tourism on Essex County Road 50 along the shore of Lake Erie south...

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August 2020

A Voyageur talking to a guest at the Homestead
Sunday, August 9th, 2020

Lost Arts Festival

John R. Park Homestead

Celebrate summer on the shore of Lake Erie. See demonstrations of lost arts and visit the voyageur encampment. Stay to enjoy hands-on activities, live music, livestock displays and games for...

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