Friends of the Homestead Yard Sale

Come join us at this upcoming event

May 2019

John R Park Homestead Sawmill
Sunday, May 5th, 2019

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.

Tuesday, May 14th, 2019

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 14 2019. The event will run from 5:30pm to...

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June 2019

Saturday, June 15th, 2019

South Coast Adventure Race Championship

Cost: Various

Do you have what it takes to compete in the ultimate adventure race? On Saturday, June 15th, join us for the South Coast Adventure Race, Championship Edition. The SCAR has...

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July 2019

Point west golf course
Thursday, July 18th, 2019

31st Annual Essex Region Conservation Golf Tournament

Pointe West Golf Club
Cost: Various

Join the Essex Region Conservation Foundation for our 31st annual Golf Tournament Fundraiser on Thursday, July 18, hosted at the beautiful Pointe West Golf Club in Amherstburg. Attendees will enjoy...

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August 2019

A volunteer in period costume blacksmiths at the John R. Park Homestead.
Sunday, August 11th, 2019

Lost Arts Festival

John R. Park Homestead
Cost: Various

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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Purple loosestrife flower
Saturday, August 24th, 2019

Project Purple

Hillman Marsh Conservation Area

Calling all citizen scientists – Hillman Marsh needs your help! Purple Loosestrife is an invasive species that came to North America in the early 1800s. It has spread rapidly due...

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September 2019

Hawk
Saturday, September 14th, 2019

Festival of Hawks

Holiday Beach
Cost: $15.00

Join experts from the Holiday Beach Migration Observatory for this natural spectacle. Watch thousands of birds of prey flying overheard. Take in free programs hosted by local experts and see...

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Sunday, September 15th, 2019

Festival of Hawks

Holiday Beach
Cost: $15.00

The Festival of Hawks continues into it's second day. Join experts from the Holiday Beach Migration Observatory for this natural spectacle. Watch thousands of birds of prey flying overheard. Take...

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Saturday, September 21st, 2019

Festival of Hawks

Holiday Beach
Cost: $15.00

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 prey flying overheard. Take...

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Sunday, September 22nd, 2019

Festival of Hawks

Holiday Beach
Cost: $15.00

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 birds of prey flying...

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