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List of Upcoming Events for November 11 to 18, 2017 - Toronto and Region Conservation

 
Toronto, ON ~ See below for the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority's November 11 to November 18, 2017 event calendar.
 
Date and Time
Event Name
Location
Description
Contact Info.
Saturday, November 11 and Sunday, November 12

9:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 2 p.m.

Parks Canada Guided Outings and Events in Rouge Park Various locations throughout Rouge Park. Join us for an urban wilderness adventure in Rouge Park.  Learn about the Park’s nature, wildlife and trail skills with our friendly and fun volunteer leaders.  There’s something for everyone. For further information, details on the walks, meeting points and dressing for the outdoors, visit http://www.pc.gc.ca/en/pn-np/on/rouge/activ/guide.
Tuesday, November 14 and Wednesday, November 15 
8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Certified Inspector of Sediment and Erosion Control Training and Exam Black Creek Pioneer Village, 1000 Murray Ross Parkway, east of Jane Street and south of Steeles Avenue, northwest Toronto. The one and a half day training course covers roles and responsibilities, background information, inspecting best management practices, regulations and compliance, and conducting construction site inspections. Participants will have the opportunity to take part in classroom exercises reviewing ESC plans and reports. Registration is required. For more information and to register, visit http://www.sustainabletechnologies.ca/wp/events/certified-inspector-of-sediment-and-erosion-control-in-toronto-on/or contact Amanda Slaght at aslaght@trca.on.ca.
Wednesday, November 15

9:30 a.m.

Parks Canada Guided Outings and Events in Rouge Park Various locations throughout Rouge Park. Join us for an urban wilderness adventure in Rouge Park.  Learn about the Park’s nature, wildlife and trail skills with our friendly and fun volunteer leaders.  There’s something for everyone. For further information, details on the walks, meeting points and dressing for the outdoors, visit http://www.pc.gc.ca/en/pn-np/on/rouge/activ/guide.
Friday, November 17

8:30 a.m. to 12 noon

LID Treatment Train Tool Credit Valley Conservation, 1255 Old Derry Road, Mississauga. The intent of this workshop is to provide an overview of the Low Impact Development Treatment Train Tool (LID TTT) Version 1.0 available for release on the STEP website. A more detailed walk through of the capabilities of the tool, case study examples, along with a Q & A and experimentation period will all be a component of the ½ day workshop. Development team representatives from the GTA CAs along with the consultants (Golder) will be co-delivering this session. Registration is required. For more information and to register, visit http://www.sustainabletechnologies.ca/wp/events/lid-treatment-train-tool-mississauga/ or contact Amanda Slaght at aslaght@trca.on.ca.
Friday, November 17

7 to 9:30 p.m.

Birds of Prey - Adult Workshop Series Kortright Centre for Conservation, 9550 Pine Valley Drive, south of Major Mackenzie Drive, west of Highway 400, Woodbridge. Join Wild Ontario's naturalists for an evening all about birds of prey!  In the first part of this program we'll cover the basics of biology, natural history and identification.  Then meet some of Wild Ontario's special (feathered) guests, up close and personal.  Finally, head out for an owl prowl on the trails as we try to hear, or maybe even see, some of Kortright's elusive nocturnal inhabitants.  The cost is $40.00 and advance registration is required. To reserve, call (416) 667-6295. For further information, visit http://www.kortright.org.
Saturday, November 18 
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 
Solar and Wind Energy Electric System Introduction The Living City Campus at Kortright, 9550 Pine Valley Drive, south of Major Mackenzie Drive, west of Highway 400, Woodbridge. The Solar and Wind Energy Electric System Introduction workshop is designed to introduce participants to the criteria for the selection of a solar electric (photovoltaic) or wind energy system.  The cost is $125.00 and registration is required. For more information and to register, visit http://www.sustainabletechnologies.ca/wp/events/solar-and-wind-energy-electric-system-introduction-november-2017/ or 
contact Amanda Slaght at aslaght@trca.on.ca.
Saturday, November 18 and Sunday, November 19

9:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 2 p.m.

Parks Canada Guided Outings and Events in Rouge Park Various locations throughout Rouge Park. Join us for an urban wilderness adventure in Rouge Park.  Learn about the Park’s nature, wildlife and trail skills with our friendly and fun volunteer leaders.  There’s something for everyone. For further information, details on the walks, meeting points and dressing for the outdoors, visit http://www.pc.gc.ca/en/pn-np/on/rouge/activ/guide.
Saturday, November 18 to Saturday, December 23 
Weekdays: 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. and weekends from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Christmas in the Village Black Creek Pioneer Village, 1000 Murray Ross Parkway, east of Jane Street and south of Steeles Avenue, northwest Toronto. Enjoy Victorian Christmas traditions and activities all season long, including festive daytime programming on weekends. Regular admission rates apply. For more information, visit http://www.blackcreek. 
ca, email bcpvinfo@trca.on.ca, or call (416) 736-1733.
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