Festival of Hawks

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Programming Schedule

September 2019

Saturday, September 21st, 2019

Festival of Hawks

Holiday Beach
Cost: $15.00

Day 3 of 4 The Festival of Hawks kicks off its second weekend. Join experts from the Holiday Beach Migration Observatory for this natural spectacle. Watch thousands of birds of...

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Sunday, September 22nd, 2019

Festival of Hawks

Holiday Beach
Cost: $15.00

Day 4 of 4 Don't miss the final day of the 2019 Festival of Hawks! Join experts from the Holiday Beach Migration Observatory for this natural spectacle. Watch thousands of...

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Monday, September 23rd, 2019

Citizen Science Tree Survey

Green space near Florence and Wyandotte
Cost: FREE

In celebration of National Forest Week, we are looking for individuals who are looking to gain some field experience collecting data from a sample of the Earth Day trees planted...

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Kopegaron Woods Trail boardwalk below the trees
Tuesday, September 24th, 2019

Forest Interpretive Hike 2019

Cost: FREE

In celebration of National Forest Week, join ERCA Outreach and Forestry staff at Kopegaron Woods Conservation Area on September 24 2019 at 6pm sharp for an interpretive hike until just...

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Six cyclists pose with bikes along the Greenway Trail at the Essex Region Bike Tour.
Saturday, September 28th, 2019

Essex Region Conservation Bike Tour 2019

Mettawas Park,
Cost: Various

The Essex Region Conservation Bike Tour incorporates all the last sights of summer. Whether you are touring through picturesque country roads and along historic County Road 50, or meandering the...

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October 2019

Egret taking flight from a creek
Tuesday, October 1st, 2019

Friends of Cedar, Mill, Wigle Creeks Monthly Meeting

Camp Cedarwin
Cost: FREE

Join the Friends of Cedar, Mill and Wigle Creeks at their monthly meeting to discuss environmental topics related to the Cedar, Mill and Wigle Creek watersheds. The group's mission includes...

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Volunteers planting trees in a grassy field
Saturday, October 19th, 2019

TD Tree Days Leamington

Caldwell First Nation Restoration Site
Cost: FREE

Join ERCA, Caldwell First Nation and TD Friends of the Environment Foundation as we plant 150 trees in the Sturgeon Creek watershed!  As TD’s flagship volunteer and urban greening program,...

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Sunday, October 20th, 2019

Harvest & Horses

John R. Park Homestead
Cost: Various

Celebrate the fall harvest season on the farm. Listen to ghost stories in the Homestead attic Try some corn husk crafts See how apple cider is made Meet the horses...

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Friday, October 25th, 2019

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

John R. Park Homestead
Cost: $15.00

Join costumed guides and step back in time to walk in the footsteps of people from the past. These dark, but true, stories will lead you to appreciate the many...

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Volunteers planting trees in a field
Saturday, October 26th, 2019

TD Tree Days Windsor

Green space near Florence and Wyandotte
Cost: FREE

Join ERCA, the Detroit River Canadian Cleanup, the Little River Enhancement Group, the City of Windsor and TD Friends of the Environment Foundation as we plant over 400 trees in...

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