The DRCC Presents: A PLASTIC OCEAN

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March 2020

plastic floating in the ocean
Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020

The DRCC Presents: A PLASTIC OCEAN

Capitol Theatre
Cost: FREE

Did you know that every item of plastic that has ever been created is still on the planet today?    Join the Detroit River Canadian Cleanup for a free screening...

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Guests at the Homestead tasting maple syrup
Saturday, March 7th, 2020

Maple Syrup Festival

John R. Park Homestead

Wear your boots to Essex County's premier Maple Syrup Festival at the John R. Park Homestead. Make maple taffy in the snow, and see syrup being made the pioneer way....

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A group of reenactors at Maple Festival
Sunday, March 8th, 2020

Maple Syrup Festival: Day Two

John R. Park Homestead

Wear your boots to Essex County's premier Maple Syrup Festival at the John R. Park Homestead. Make maple taffy in the snow, and see syrup being made the pioneer way....

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ERCA employee looking through binoculars while standing in a marsh.
Thursday, March 12th, 2020

(SOLD OUT) Marsh Monitoring Program Workshop

Ojibway Nature Centre
Cost: FREE

THIS WORKSHOP IS SOLD OUT! Bird Canada, in partnership with the City of Windsor and the Essex Region Conservation Authority (ERCA), are looking for wetland enthusiasts willing to adopt a...

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guests congegrating outside of a Homestead barn
Tuesday, March 17th, 2020

Maple March Break for Families

John R. Park Homestead

A family friendly maple event perfect for celebrating March Break. Tour the site with interpreters guiding you along the way. Learn the history of this sweet springtime treat as you...

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Reenactors making maple syrup in the snow
Tuesday, March 17th, 2020

Maple Moon

John R. Park Homestead
Cost: $15.00

Celebrate the maple season by participating in an old fashioned sugaring off party! Help the pioneers collect sap and boil it down by moonlight. Make taffy on the snow, join...

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Reenactors making maple syrup in the snow
Friday, March 20th, 2020

Maple March Break for Families

John R. Park Homestead

A family friendly maple event perfect for celebrating March Break. Tour the site with interpreters guiding you along the way. Learn the history of this sweet springtime treat as you...

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Tuesday, March 24th, 2020

Prairie Pollinator Workshop

Essex County Civic & Education Centre (Committee Room C)

This exciting workshop will discuss ways in which you can get involved in restoring prairie habitat & helping pollinators in Essex County!  Learn all about native tallgrass prairie, including the...

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April 2020

Saturday, April 25th, 2020

Great Global Cleanup: Detroit River

Cost: FREE

SAVE THE DATE! We are so excited to work with so many amazing organizations in a joint mission to protect, preserve and celebrate the Detroit River and we have so...

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

Earth Day Community Tree Planting

Ganatchio Trail

April is Earth Month, and Essex Region Conservation along with the Detroit River Canadian Cleanup are inviting everyone to join us on Sunday, April 26, 2020 from 10am – Noon...

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