Prairie Pollinator Workshop (Cancelled)

February 2020

Saturday, February 15th, 2020

Amherstburg Cupid Dash .5K

Happier Camper Canada
Cost: $15.00

Shake off winter hibernation and get outside for this FUN .5K Dash! The Amherstburg Cupid Dash .5k is a warm up to the TRUE Festival, 70’s dance party, 5pm-10pm. Guests...

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How To Crew planting trees
Thursday, February 20th, 2020

How To Crew Orientation

Essex Civic Centre
Cost: FREE

Consider joining the How To Crew this year! How To Crew members participate in ERCA’s community restoration events as the team that supports the planting plan, provide tree planting demonstrations,...

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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 (Cancelled)

John R. Park Homestead

Responding to the precautionary measures recommended by public health officials, we will be cancelling Maple March Break programs. A family friendly maple event perfect for celebrating March Break. Tour the...

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

Maple Moon (Cancelled)

John R. Park Homestead
Cost: $15.00

Responding to the precautionary measures recommended by public health officials, we will be cancelling Maple March Break programs. Celebrate the maple season by participating in an old fashioned sugaring off...

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

Maple March Break for Families (Cancelled)

John R. Park Homestead

Due to precautionary measures recommended by public health officials, all Maple March Break programs have been cancelled. A family friendly maple event perfect for celebrating March Break. Tour the site with...

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Tuesday, March 24th, 2020

Prairie Pollinator Workshop (Cancelled)

Essex County Civic & Education Centre (Committee Room C)

In a continued effort to proactively respond to the public health guidelines for preventative action related to COVID-19, Essex Region Conservation regrets to announce that this workshop has been cancelled...

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