Hear Plants!!

Art project gives voice to plants at Assiniboine Park Conservatory “Winnipeg artist is using the electric currents in plants to create music… As the Assiniboine Park Conservatory gets ready to close down for good this spring, Helga Jakobson is giving a voice to the plants who call it home.”  Read and hear the sound of plants that may know they will soon be separated. Thanks to Wendy … Continue reading Hear Plants!!

Art Exhibitions and Events

Get Inspiration and a Feast for Your Eyes   Visual Arts Mississauga at Riverwood is an amazing nature retreat in the city.  There are trails nearby to have quality time in the woods. Check the Upcoming Exhibitions and Events for shows, exhibitions and special events.  Go to opening receptions to connect with local artists. Where: 4170 Riverwood Park Lane, Mississauga, ON L5C 2S7 Hours:  Monday to Thursday – … Continue reading Art Exhibitions and Events

Enjoy and Learn About Nature in the City

Get a Refreshing Break on a Family Oriented Nature Walk in High Park The High Park Nature Centre offers fun Drop-in Family Nature Walks, no registration required. Wondering what you might see there? There is a diversity of insects and small animals, including birds that are most commonly seen in High Park and huge range of plants.  Having served the community for more than 100 years, this Centre continues … Continue reading Enjoy and Learn About Nature in the City

Visit a Farm in the City

Visit scenic Riverdale Farm’s 7.5 acres with pathways through wooded areas, ponds, and into butterfly-herb-flower-vegetable gardens Riverdale Farm features a historic working farm, scenic pathways, pig and poultry barn, historic Francey Barn, Simpson House, Meeting House, the “Residence” and Old Zoo Ruins. The farm offers programs and activities and a fall festival.  If you are up for more exploring in the neighborhood, stroll through the Victorian architecture of Cabbagetown. Where: 201 Winchester … Continue reading Visit a Farm in the City

I wish… [Jasper National Park] — 1001 Scribbles

… to visit Jasper National Park, Canada. 10,878 square kilometres of mountain wilderness. . … visitar o Jasper National Park, no Canadá. 10 878 quilómetros quadrados de montanha selvagem. all images via Google via I wish… [Jasper National Park] — 1001 Scribbles One of our many spectacular national parks to visit free admission for all of 2017. Continue reading I wish… [Jasper National Park] — 1001 Scribbles

Parks Canada Entrance Free in 2017

Enjoy All the National Parks and Historic Sites of Canada!       In honor of Canada’s 150th year, entrance to all national parks and historic sites will be free of entrance fees for everyone in 2017. Where: all national parks and historic sites in all provinces and territories in Canada. When: January 1, 2017 to December 31, 2017. Additional free admission begins 2018 onwards … Continue reading Parks Canada Entrance Free in 2017

Eventbrite Toronto

So Much to Enjoy, Learn and Take Part in Events Throughout Toronto Learn about, discuss and network with people interested in business, sports and fitness, health,  family and education, arts, hobbies, science and technology, food and drink, spirituality, travel and outdoors, charity and causes, community, film and media, fashion, holiday, home and lifestyle, government; and auto, boat and air.  Search the listing by event type,category, … Continue reading Eventbrite Toronto

Guide to Cycling, Hiking and Walking Trails

Discover Wonders of Nature and Urban Landscape on More Than 1500 Kilometers of Trails Toronto Public Health routes and trails provides guides and resources for enjoying extensive trail networks. Find trails on waterfronts and throughout southern Ontario, waterfalls, topographic maps, clubs, videos, equipment, volunteer opportunities and much more.  Some available on smartphones. Sort Ontario trails by hiking, walking, trail cycling, geocaching, and more! Get to know Toronto … Continue reading Guide to Cycling, Hiking and Walking Trails

Active Toronto

Active Life in Toronto Free for All Toronto Public Health has put together a calendar of free activities and events for your active lifestyle.  From yoga, guided walks, music festivals, gardening and much in the great outdoors, there is something for people of all ages and abilities.  Search by type of activity. Where: various locations across Toronto. Search by location. When:  something going on everyday. … Continue reading Active Toronto