Meetings

Upcoming Meetings

All Meetings start at 7:30 p.m. at the York Region Police Building Meeting Room (Baseline Road between McCowan and Civic Centre Road) unless noted otherwise.

  • Tue
    11
    Nov
    2014

    As the winter sets in some arctic birds arrive in our area. Snowy owls come down from the arctic some years. What do they do in their arctic homes, why, when and how do they come south. Member researched and presentation evening.

  • Tue
    11
    Nov
    2014

    Club members Hessel and Mary Pape will present an illustrated talk on this unique wild place, its history, natural heritage and future. Don’t miss this presentation about this mysterious islands off the east coast of Canada.

  • Thu
    23
    Oct
    2014

    Sue Chan will present current knowledge regarding neonicotinoids pesticide use in Canada. Don’t miss this must see presentation! Everyone welcome. There will be a small silent auction and baked goods for sale as in past years. Club members please donate few, but unique auction items. Paid up Club members reserve seats with $5.00 donation by September 20. Non-members $15. as space allows. At this point, the event this year will be at our regular meeting place, York Region Police Building Meeting Room (Baseline Road between McCowan and Civic Centre Road). Limited seating. Phone Carol 705-437-2993 or Mary 705-437-1262 for further information.

  • Tue
    09
    Sep
    2014

    Paul Harpley will review current research for members.

    Old Growth Forests : These forests are remnants of the once extensive, deep, and dark mature tree forests that once were widespread in Southern Ontario pre-European settlement. Members will research and report on them in the province and in our local area. Member researched and presentation evening.

  • Tue
    10
    Jun
    2014

    Club members Carol McDermott and Pat Stanojevic recently completed a Tour of South Africa visiting many areas of natural and cultural heritage. They will take us on a travelogue of their journey at the meeting. Do not miss this presentation!

  • Tue
    13
    May
    2014

    As the migratory birds arrive, and our Canadian birds that spend the winter here come into our area, they are preparing to nest and have young. Bird houses are one thing we can do to attract them to our properties and help them be successful. Hear and see what diversity there is in making and installing bird house. Bring some examples of them to the meeting. Member researched and presentation evening.

  • Tue
    08
    Apr
    2014

    Our birds and mammals have evolved physical adaptations, behaviour strategies and skills to survive the coldest and snowiest winter weather that Southern Ontario can deliver. Hear some of the ways Chickadees to Snowshoe hares and more do this. Member researched and presentation evening.

  • Sat
    01
    Feb
    2014
    Fri
    28
    Feb
    2014

    Call Paul Harpley to Register 905-722-8021. Date to announced later. Organized by Paul Harpley.

  • Tue
    14
    Jan
    2014

    Club member Linda Wells will do a special illustrated presentation on her recent wonderful trip to Africa. Areas visited include the South Africa Fynbos, a Tanzania safari in 4 parks, and Kenya at the great Sokoke Forest on east coast for an expedition to the birds, and snorkel and scuba (newly licensed location). Do not miss this presentation!

  • Wed
    01
    Jan
    2014
    Fri
    31
    Jan
    2014

    Call Paul Harpley to Register 905-722-8021. Date to announced later. Area 10 organized by Paul Harpley.