Category Archive: Events

Event: Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 at the Rouge Beach Park

Want to help protect native wildlife and clean up our community? For several years now, Toronto Zoo staff and volunteers have participated in one of the greatest events to save Canadian species and keep our shorelines healthy! This year, the… Continue reading

Event: Join us this Saturday July 18 for Parks Day in Rouge National Urban Park

Canada’s Parks Day is Saturday July 18. The annual celebration aims to encourage Canadians to discover and connect with their local parks. This year, Rouge National Urban Park is celebrating Parks Day with… Continue reading

Event: July18th, Whitby Ajax Garden Project Annual Summer Open House– A Perfect Saturday of Gardening, Farm Fresh Markets, Crafts and TURTLES !

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NEW NATUREWATCH FEATURES MAKE CITIZEN SCIENCE EASIER THAN EVER

Spring call goes out to Canadians to record nature in their own backyards. Spring is here and with it NatureWatch and the Toronto Zoo are encouraging Canadians to get into their backyards and local parks and… Continue reading

Event: Earth Day and Teachers Day at the Toronto Zoo

Come and visit Toronto Zoo’s Adopt-A-Pond Wetland Conservation Programme at two great events happing next weekend at the Toronto Zoo. We will have awesome FREE reptile and amphibian identification resources for you to… Continue reading

Event: If you like supporting our eight Ontario turtles this is an event for you!

Spring Is Coming In Like A Turtle is a great fundraising event that helps Ontario’s most influential turtle rescue centre, and Adopt-A-Pond’s long-time supporter, The Kawartha Turtle Trauma Centre! Spring is coming, and… Continue reading

Event: Coexisting With Our Massasauga Rattlesnake– A Workshop on Identification and Safety —

  Saturday, April 25, 2015 10:00 am to 2:30 pm Training Room, 361A Old Finch. Ave Toronto ON M1B 5K7 Each year, the Toronto Zoo hosts rattlesnake workshops for the people who share… Continue reading

Event: Learn About Frogs at the Royal Botanical Gardens with Adopt-A-Pond on March 21 @ 11:00 a.m. and again @ 1:30 p.m.

  There may still be some ice on the pond but now is the season to get outside and start listening for frogs! Early spring is the time when frogs wake up from… Continue reading

Event: Wildlife in the City

Join the City of Toronto, the Toronto Zoo and Adopt-A-Pond for a fun evening where you will learn more about co-existing with urban wildlife in our city. Topics will include: How to wildlife-proof your… Continue reading

Magnetawan First Nation’s Environmental Stewardship & Anishinabek Land Management Conference

On Wednesday February 18th the Magnetawan First Nation, located about an hour north of Parry Sound, was host to the Environmental Stewardship & Anishinabek Land Management Conference. Adopt-A-Pond was honored to be invited to… Continue reading