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    • CIF Teacher's Forestry Tour

      August 8 to August 11

      You are invited to attend the 16th annual CIF teachers’ FORESTY TOUR and learn about forest science, research and management in a 4 day/3 night PD experience sponsored by the…Find out more

      Location
      Canadian Ecology Centre, Mattawa
      Link
      www.canadianecology.ca
    • CIF Teacher's Forestry Tour

      August 8 to August 11

      You are invited to attend the 16th annual CIF teachers’ FORESTY TOUR and learn about forest science, research and management in a 4 day/3 night PD experience sponsored by the…Find out more

      Location
      Canadian Ecology Centre, Mattawa
      Link
      www.canadianecology.ca
    • CIF Teacher's Forestry Tour

      August 8 to August 11

      You are invited to attend the 16th annual CIF teachers’ FORESTY TOUR and learn about forest science, research and management in a 4 day/3 night PD experience sponsored by the…Find out more

      Location
      Canadian Ecology Centre, Mattawa
      Link
      www.canadianecology.ca
    • CIF Teacher's Forestry Tour

      August 8 to August 11

      You are invited to attend the 16th annual CIF teachers’ FORESTY TOUR and learn about forest science, research and management in a 4 day/3 night PD experience sponsored by the…Find out more

      Location
      Canadian Ecology Centre, Mattawa
      Link
      www.canadianecology.ca
    • London Forest Festival

      August 19

      Running from 11 am to 3 pm, this family-oriented event aims to raise awareness about London's local trees and forests. A tree-themed BBQ picnic from Growing Chefs will be offered by donation to the…Find out more

      Location
      Harris Park
      Link
      reforestlondon.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
    • International Plow Match

      September 19 to September 23

      One thousand acres of farmers’ fields will transform into the Tented City, RV Park, Plowing Competition Fields and parking areas. This year, along with celebrating the 100th IPM, we will…Find out more

      Location
      Walton
      Link
      plowingmatch.org
    • International Plow Match

      September 19 to September 23

      One thousand acres of farmers’ fields will transform into the Tented City, RV Park, Plowing Competition Fields and parking areas. This year, along with celebrating the 100th IPM, we will…Find out more

      Location
      Walton
      Link
      plowingmatch.org
    • International Plow Match

      September 19 to September 23

      One thousand acres of farmers’ fields will transform into the Tented City, RV Park, Plowing Competition Fields and parking areas. This year, along with celebrating the 100th IPM, we will…Find out more

      Location
      Walton
      Link
      plowingmatch.org
    • International Plow Match

      September 19 to September 23

      One thousand acres of farmers’ fields will transform into the Tented City, RV Park, Plowing Competition Fields and parking areas. This year, along with celebrating the 100th IPM, we will…Find out more

      Location
      Walton
      Link
      plowingmatch.org
    • York Forest Festival

      September 23

      Kick off National Forest Week by spending time in the forest. Explore the Bill Fisch Forest Stewardship and Education Centre to discover the features of its sustainable design. Enjoy a…Find out more

      Location
      Hollidge Tract, 16389 Hwy. 48, Town of Whitchurch-Stouffville
      Email
      http://bit.ly/2xb74iq
    • International Plow Match

      September 19 to September 23

      One thousand acres of farmers’ fields will transform into the Tented City, RV Park, Plowing Competition Fields and parking areas. This year, along with celebrating the 100th IPM, we will…Find out more

      Location
      Walton
      Link
      plowingmatch.org
    • National Tree Day Celebration

      September 27

      Join the Town of Ajax and partner organizations from 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm in celebrating and appreciating the great benefits that trees provide us with - clean air, wildlife habitat, energy…Find out more

      Location
      Ajax, Audley Recreation Centre
      Link
      www.ajax.ca
    • Tree Marker Program

      October 3 to October 4

      Ontario Tree Marker Refresher Course 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
      Bancroft District Fish & Game Protective Association Inc., 27602 Hwy 62 South, P.O. Box 1677 Bancroft, ON K0L 1C0
      Link
      www.forestsontario.ca
      Email
      admin@cif-iofc.org
      Phone
      1-705-744-1715 x 609
    • Tree Marker Program

      October 3 to October 4

      Ontario Tree Marker Refresher Course 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
      Bancroft District Fish & Game Protective Association Inc., 27602 Hwy 62 South, P.O. Box 1677 Bancroft, ON K0L 1C0
      Link
      www.forestsontario.ca
      Email
      admin@cif-iofc.org
      Phone
      1-705-744-1715 x 609
    • Tree Marking Program

      October 17 to October 18

      Ontario Tree Marker Refresher Course 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
      Kelso Conservation Area 5234 Kelso Rd, Milton, ON L9E 0C6
      Link
      www.forestsontario.ca
      Email
      admin@cif-iofc.org
      Phone
      1-705-744-1715 x 609
    • Tree Marking Program

      October 17 to October 18

      Ontario Tree Marker Refresher Course 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
      Kelso Conservation Area 5234 Kelso Rd, Milton, ON L9E 0C6
      Link
      www.forestsontario.ca
      Email
      admin@cif-iofc.org
      Phone
      1-705-744-1715 x 609
    • Ajax Community Tree Plant

      October 21

      You are invited to join Forests Ontario and the City of Ajax to help increase forest canopy from 10:00 am to 12 pm. Trees, shovels, gloves and refreshments will be…Find out more

      Location
      TBD
      Link
      www.ajax.ca
    • Ontario School Counsellor's Association Conference

      November 6 to November 7

      Forests Ontario is pleased to be attending the annual OSCA conference to share information about forestry careers and educational resources.  Stop by our booth to learn more!Find out more

      Location
      International Plaza Hotel & Conference Centre
      Link
      www.osca.ca
    • Ontario School Counsellor's Association Conference

      November 6 to November 7

      Forests Ontario is pleased to be attending the annual OSCA conference to share information about forestry careers and educational resources.  Stop by our booth to learn more!Find out more

      Location
      International Plaza Hotel & Conference Centre
      Link
      www.osca.ca
    • Your Future, Your Choice Career Fair

      November 15

      At this annual career fair, students and parents connect with over 80 exhibitors from business, education and community organizations to explore a variety of careers representing apprenticeship, college, university and…Find out more

      Location
      Centennial Collegiate Vocational Institute, Guelph
      Link
      www.careereducationcouncil.ca
    • Latornell Conservation Symposium

      November 21 to November 23

      The Latornell Conservation Symposium is one of Ontario’s premier annual environmental events. The Symposium provides a forum for practitioners, policy makers, nongovernment organizations, academics and businesses to network and discuss…Find out more

      Location
      Nottawasaga Inn Resort & Conference Centre, Alliston
      Link
      www.latornell.ca
    • Latornell Conservation Symposium

      November 21 to November 23

      The Latornell Conservation Symposium is one of Ontario’s premier annual environmental events. The Symposium provides a forum for practitioners, policy makers, nongovernment organizations, academics and businesses to network and discuss…Find out more

      Location
      Nottawasaga Inn Resort & Conference Centre, Alliston
      Link
      www.latornell.ca
    • Latornell Conservation Symposium

      November 21 to November 23

      The Latornell Conservation Symposium is one of Ontario’s premier annual environmental events. The Symposium provides a forum for practitioners, policy makers, nongovernment organizations, academics and businesses to network and discuss…Find out more

      Location
      Nottawasaga Inn Resort & Conference Centre, Alliston
      Link
      www.latornell.ca
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Latornell Conservation Symposium

November 21st–23rd, 2017

The Latornell Conservation Symposium is one of Ontario’s premier annual environmental events. The Symposium provides a forum for practitioners, policy makers, nongovernment organizations, academics and businesses to network and discuss the challenges and opportunities in Ontario’s conservation field.

Location
Nottawasaga Inn Resort & Conference Centre, Alliston
Link
www.latornell.ca

Your Future, Your Choice Career Fair

November 15th, 2017

At this annual career fair, students and parents connect with over 80 exhibitors from business, education and community organizations to explore a variety of careers representing apprenticeship, college, university and workplace pathways. Stop by the Forests Ontario booth to learn more about forestry careers and our educational resources.

Location
Centennial Collegiate Vocational Institute, Guelph
Link
www.careereducationcouncil.ca

Ontario School Counsellor’s Association Conference

November 6th–7th, 2017

Forests Ontario is pleased to be attending the annual OSCA conference to share information about forestry careers and educational resources.  Stop by our booth to learn more!

Location
International Plaza Hotel & Conference Centre
Link
www.osca.ca

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