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    • EcoLinks

      May 5

      Forests Ontario is pleased to be exhibiting at the annual Ontario Society for Environmental Education Conference. Stop by our table to learn about our popular forest focused education programs.Find out more

      Location
      Ball’s Falls Conservation Area, Lincoln
      Link
      home.osee.ca
    • Aurora Community Arboretum Annual Tree Plant

      May 6

      Join us to plant 500+ trees! We'll supply shovels and plants. Great event for families and students who need volunteer hours planting trees and shrubs. Rain or shine. Please dress for…Find out more

      Location
      Birkshire Drive, near Skipton Trail, entrance beside Optimist Park Aurora, ON
      Link
      www.auroraarboretum.ca
      Email
      membersandvolunteers@auroraarboretum.ca
    • Community Tree Plant - Windsor

      May 6

      Play a part in “greening” your local community by joining Forests Ontario, TD Friends of the Environment Foundation, Ontario Wood, City of Windsor and the Essex Region Conservation Authority on Saturday, May 6th for the 9th…Find out more

      Location
      Tranby Park 1292 Tranby Ave. Windsor, ON
      Link
      ctp17windsor.eventbrite.com
      Email
      info@forestsontario.ca
      Phone
      416-646-1193
    • Community Tree Plant - Cambridge

      May 6

      Play a part in “greening” your local community by joining Forests Ontario, Grand River Conservation Authority, and TD Friends of the Environment Foundation on Saturday, May 6th for the 9th Annual Community Planting Weekend.…Find out more

      Location
      Dumfries Conservation Area Dunbar Road Cambridge, ON N3H 4W6
      Link
      ctp17cambridge.eventbrite.com
      Email
      info@forestsontario.ca
      Phone
      416-646-1193
    • Community Tree Plant - York

      May 6

      Play a part in “greening” your local community by joining Forests Ontario, Ontario Wood, TD Friends of the Environment Foundation, and the Regional Municipality of York on Saturday, May 6th for…Find out more

      Location
      Mt. Albert Water Pollution Control Plant 5866 Doane Road Mount Albert, ON L0G 1M0
      Link
      ctp17york.eventbrite.com
      Email
      info@forestsontario.ca
      Phone
      416-646-1193
    • Community Tree Plant - Niagara

      May 6

      Play a part in “greening” your local community by joining Forests Ontario, Ontario Wood, TD Friends of the Environment Foundation, and Niagara Parks Commission, on May 6th for the 9th…Find out more

      Location
      7805 Niagara Parkway Niagara Falls, ON L2G 0A2
      Link
      ctp17niagara.eventbrite.com
      Email
      info@forestsontario.ca
      Phone
      416-646-1193
    • Let's Get Together Parent Expo

      May 6

      The Let's Get Together Parent Expo will bring together educational resources and organizations that cater to families, schools and communities groups. The Parent Expo will provide an unparalleled platform for…Find out more

      Location
      Etobicoke Olympium
      Link
      www.parentexpo.ca
    • Grey to Green Conference

      May 8 to May 10

      Explore the latest in green infastructure performance, economic valuation, design, policy, and technology from Canada, the US, and worldwide. This interdisciplinary conference is the leading forum for designers, policy makers, manufacturers,…Find out more

      Location
      Chestnut Conference Centre, Toronto
      Link
      greytogreenconference.org
    • Grey to Green Conference

      May 8 to May 10

      Explore the latest in green infastructure performance, economic valuation, design, policy, and technology from Canada, the US, and worldwide. This interdisciplinary conference is the leading forum for designers, policy makers, manufacturers,…Find out more

      Location
      Chestnut Conference Centre, Toronto
      Link
      greytogreenconference.org
    • Grey to Green Conference

      May 8 to May 10

      Explore the latest in green infastructure performance, economic valuation, design, policy, and technology from Canada, the US, and worldwide. This interdisciplinary conference is the leading forum for designers, policy makers, manufacturers,…Find out more

      Location
      Chestnut Conference Centre, Toronto
      Link
      greytogreenconference.org
    • OPFA Annual Conference

      May 15 to May 18

      Location
      Delta Hotel & Conference Centre, Guelph
      Link
      secure.opfa.ca
    • OPFA Annual Conference

      May 15 to May 18

      Location
      Delta Hotel & Conference Centre, Guelph
      Link
      secure.opfa.ca
    • OPFA Annual Conference

      May 15 to May 18

      Location
      Delta Hotel & Conference Centre, Guelph
      Link
      secure.opfa.ca
    • OPFA Annual Conference

      May 15 to May 18

      Location
      Delta Hotel & Conference Centre, Guelph
      Link
      secure.opfa.ca
    • Ontario Envirothon Championships

      May 28 to May 31

      Top teams from regional Envirothon competitions will  gather at Fleming College (Lindsay Campus) to compete for the title of Ontario Envirothon Champions. The winning Ontario team will represent the province at…Find out more

      Location
      Fleming College, Lindsay
      Link
      www.forestsontario.ca
      Email
      envirothon@forestsontario.ca
    • Tree Marking Program

      May 29 to June 2

      May 29 – June 2, 2017. Course delivery is a collaborative effort of Forests Ontario and the Canadian Institute of Forestry, covering implementation of the partial cut forest management systems…Find out more

      Location
      Huntsville, Ontario
      Email
      info@forestsontario.ca
      Phone
      1-416-646-1196 x.235
    • Ontario Envirothon Championships

      May 28 to May 31

      Top teams from regional Envirothon competitions will  gather at Fleming College (Lindsay Campus) to compete for the title of Ontario Envirothon Champions. The winning Ontario team will represent the province at…Find out more

      Location
      Fleming College, Lindsay
      Link
      www.forestsontario.ca
      Email
      envirothon@forestsontario.ca
    • Woodlot Owner Information Night

      May 30

      FREE INFO NIGHT YOUR WOODLOT IS AT RISK Ash trees in York Region are dying because of emerald ash borer (EAB), an invasive insect that attacks and kills ash trees.…Find out more

      Location
      Port Bolster Community Hall, Pefferlaw 31416 Lake Ridge Road, Town of Georgina Tuesday, May 30, 2017 | 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
      Email
      eabservice@forestsontario.ca
      Phone
      1-877-646-1193
    • Tree Marking Program

      May 29 to June 2

      May 29 – June 2, 2017. Course delivery is a collaborative effort of Forests Ontario and the Canadian Institute of Forestry, covering implementation of the partial cut forest management systems…Find out more

      Location
      Huntsville, Ontario
      Email
      info@forestsontario.ca
      Phone
      1-416-646-1196 x.235
    • Ontario Envirothon Championships

      May 28 to May 31

      Top teams from regional Envirothon competitions will  gather at Fleming College (Lindsay Campus) to compete for the title of Ontario Envirothon Champions. The winning Ontario team will represent the province at…Find out more

      Location
      Fleming College, Lindsay
      Link
      www.forestsontario.ca
      Email
      envirothon@forestsontario.ca
    • Tree Marking Program

      May 29 to June 2

      May 29 – June 2, 2017. Course delivery is a collaborative effort of Forests Ontario and the Canadian Institute of Forestry, covering implementation of the partial cut forest management systems…Find out more

      Location
      Huntsville, Ontario
      Email
      info@forestsontario.ca
      Phone
      1-416-646-1196 x.235
    • Ontario Envirothon Championships

      May 28 to May 31

      Top teams from regional Envirothon competitions will  gather at Fleming College (Lindsay Campus) to compete for the title of Ontario Envirothon Champions. The winning Ontario team will represent the province at…Find out more

      Location
      Fleming College, Lindsay
      Link
      www.forestsontario.ca
      Email
      envirothon@forestsontario.ca
    • Tree Marking Program

      May 29 to June 2

      May 29 – June 2, 2017. Course delivery is a collaborative effort of Forests Ontario and the Canadian Institute of Forestry, covering implementation of the partial cut forest management systems…Find out more

      Location
      Huntsville, Ontario
      Email
      info@forestsontario.ca
      Phone
      1-416-646-1196 x.235
    • Tree Marking Program

      May 29 to June 2

      May 29 – June 2, 2017. Course delivery is a collaborative effort of Forests Ontario and the Canadian Institute of Forestry, covering implementation of the partial cut forest management systems…Find out more

      Location
      Huntsville, Ontario
      Email
      info@forestsontario.ca
      Phone
      1-416-646-1196 x.235
    • Tree Marking Program

      June 6 to June 8

      June 6 – 8, 2017. Course delivery is a collaborative effort of Forests Ontario and the Canadian Institute of Forestry under agreement with the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry,…Find out more

      Location
      Canadian Ecology Centre, Mattawa, Ontario
      Email
      info@forestsontario.ca
      Phone
      1.416.646.1193 x. 235
    • Tree Marking Program

      June 6 to June 8

      June 6 – 8, 2017. Course delivery is a collaborative effort of Forests Ontario and the Canadian Institute of Forestry under agreement with the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry,…Find out more

      Location
      Canadian Ecology Centre, Mattawa, Ontario
      Email
      info@forestsontario.ca
      Phone
      1.416.646.1193 x. 235
    • Tree Marking Program

      June 6 to June 8

      June 6 – 8, 2017. Course delivery is a collaborative effort of Forests Ontario and the Canadian Institute of Forestry under agreement with the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry,…Find out more

      Location
      Canadian Ecology Centre, Mattawa, Ontario
      Email
      info@forestsontario.ca
      Phone
      1.416.646.1193 x. 235
    • SawTech Log Expo

      June 23 to June 25

      Over 250 displays, including: live demo sites, sawmill & wood processing equipment demonstrations, wood manufacturers from Ontario's forest will be promoting their products and offering Trade Show Specials on-site. The…Find out more

      Location
      Renfrew, Ontario
      Link
      sawtechlogexpo.com
    • SawTech Log Expo

      June 23 to June 25

      Over 250 displays, including: live demo sites, sawmill & wood processing equipment demonstrations, wood manufacturers from Ontario's forest will be promoting their products and offering Trade Show Specials on-site. The…Find out more

      Location
      Renfrew, Ontario
      Link
      sawtechlogexpo.com
    • Rouge National Urban Park Flagship BioBlitz

      June 24 to June 25

      Join Ontario Bioblitz in celebrating Canada's 150th birthday while engaging in citizen science! Registered for guided blitz sessions will open March 21st, 2017.Find out more

      Location
      Rouge National Urban Park
      Link
      www.ontariobioblitz.ca
    • SawTech Log Expo

      June 23 to June 25

      Over 250 displays, including: live demo sites, sawmill & wood processing equipment demonstrations, wood manufacturers from Ontario's forest will be promoting their products and offering Trade Show Specials on-site. The…Find out more

      Location
      Renfrew, Ontario
      Link
      sawtechlogexpo.com
    • Rouge National Urban Park Flagship BioBlitz

      June 24 to June 25

      Join Ontario Bioblitz in celebrating Canada's 150th birthday while engaging in citizen science! Registered for guided blitz sessions will open March 21st, 2017.Find out more

      Location
      Rouge National Urban Park
      Link
      www.ontariobioblitz.ca
    • Tree Marking Program

      September 11 to September 15

      Ontario Tree Marker Training Course – Level 1 Course delivery is a collaborative effort of Forests Ontario and the Canadian Institute of Forestry, covering implementation of the partial cut forest…Find out more

      Location
      Huntsville, Ontario
      Email
      info@forestsontario.ca
      Phone
      416-646-1193 x. 235
    • Tree Marking Program

      September 11 to September 15

      Ontario Tree Marker Training Course – Level 1 Course delivery is a collaborative effort of Forests Ontario and the Canadian Institute of Forestry, covering implementation of the partial cut forest…Find out more

      Location
      Huntsville, Ontario
      Email
      info@forestsontario.ca
      Phone
      416-646-1193 x. 235
    • Tree Marking Program

      September 11 to September 15

      Ontario Tree Marker Training Course – Level 1 Course delivery is a collaborative effort of Forests Ontario and the Canadian Institute of Forestry, covering implementation of the partial cut forest…Find out more

      Location
      Huntsville, Ontario
      Email
      info@forestsontario.ca
      Phone
      416-646-1193 x. 235
    • Tree Marking Program

      September 11 to September 15

      Ontario Tree Marker Training Course – Level 1 Course delivery is a collaborative effort of Forests Ontario and the Canadian Institute of Forestry, covering implementation of the partial cut forest…Find out more

      Location
      Huntsville, Ontario
      Email
      info@forestsontario.ca
      Phone
      416-646-1193 x. 235
    • Tree Marking Program

      September 11 to September 15

      Ontario Tree Marker Training Course – Level 1 Course delivery is a collaborative effort of Forests Ontario and the Canadian Institute of Forestry, covering implementation of the partial cut forest…Find out more

      Location
      Huntsville, Ontario
      Email
      info@forestsontario.ca
      Phone
      416-646-1193 x. 235
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Women in Trees

April 22nd, 2017

Discover the variety of roles and opportunities in the fields of Urban Forestry, Forestry and Arboriculture at this free event! The day will include networking opportunities, a panel discussion and an opportunity to climb!

Location
Fleming College, Lindsay
Email
katrina.van_osch-saxon@flemingcollege.ca
Phone
866-353-646 ext. 3274

Green Living Show

April 7th–9th, 2017

The Green Living Show is North America’s largest consumer show dedicated to simple solutions for leading a healthy and sustainable lifestyle. Visitors can shop the wide variety of exhibitor booths while gathering information and inspiration from a diverse selection of demonstrations, presentations, and activities

Location
Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto
Link
www.greenlivingshow.ca

Ontario Woodlot Association Annual Conference

April 28th–29th, 2017

Location
Newmarket Community Centre, Newmarket
Link
www.ontariowoodlot.com

Energy & Forestry Expo

March 28th–29th, 2017

A two day networking conference focused on strengthening and building Northern Ontario and Aboriginal capacity for economic prosperity in the Energy and Forestry Sectors.   The conference will showcase speakers and exhibitors with knowledge and experience with clean renewable energy options to heat and energize your home and business.

 

Location
Victoria Inn Hotel & Convention Centre, Thunder Bay
Link
events.2017expo.ca

Grey to Green Conference

May 8th–10th, 2017

Explore the latest in green infastructure performance, economic valuation, design, policy, and technology from Canada, the US, and worldwide. This interdisciplinary conference is the leading forum for designers, policy makers, manufacturers, growers, landscapers, and other green infrastructure professionals to discuss the benefits and growth of the green infrastructure industry.

Grey to Green also includes a trade show, cutting-edge workshops which include tours of outstanding Toronto projects, and exceptional networking events. This year, be one of the first to learn about the City of Toronto’s new Green Streets Guideline and the Province of Ontario’s new Stormwater Design Guidelines.

Location
Chestnut Conference Centre, Toronto
Link
greytogreenconference.org

OPFA Annual Conference

May 15th–18th, 2017

Location
Delta Hotel & Conference Centre, Guelph
Link
secure.opfa.ca

Environmental Education Conference at UOIT

February 17th, 2017

Forests Ontario is excited to be presenting at the UOIT Environmental Education Conference about It Takes A Forest: Exploring the World of Forestry. The session will highlight the importance of our forests and provided educators with valuable resources to introduce forests into their own classrooms.

Location
Oshawa

Spring Cottage Life Show

March 31st to April 2nd, 2017

Let’s get together at the Spring Cottage Life Show!

Forests Ontario is pleased to join more than 550 exhibitors showcasing boats, docks, innovative building products, green solutions, decor, arts and crafts, food, water toys and more at this years Spring Cottage Life Show. Stop by our booth (shared with Ontario Wood) to learn more about tree planting programs.

Location
The International Centre, Mississauga
Link
shows.cottagelife.com

Kemptville Woodlot Conference

February 22nd, 2017

The Kemptville Woodlot  Conference is an excellent opportunity for people of all different backgrounds to come together and learn about forestry and woodlot management in Ontario. Stop by the Forests Ontario booth to talk to our staff about the “It takes a Forest” campaign, an initiative to recognize and promote the Forestry sector in Ontario, as well to learn about the tree planting programs we offer. Looking forward to seeing you there!

Location
North Grenville Municipal Complex, Kemptville, ON
Link
www.eomf.on.ca

Ottawa Valley Farm Show

March 14th–16th, 2017

The Ottawa Valley Farm show is the largest farm show in Eastern Ontario and attracts thousands of visitors every year. Come out to learn about all things farming and how you can incorporate tree planting on your property. Forests Ontario is pleased to be exhibiting so come stop by our booth to speak to our Field Advisors and learn how you can add a windbreak to your property or add function and value to your marginal land by planting trees. We hope to see you there!

Location
EY Center, 4899 Uplands Drive, Ottawa
Link
ottawafarmshow.com