40-Mile Creek Evening Hike with Bruce MacKenzie & Peter Thoem

(Rendezvous) LCBO Grimsby 25 Elm Street, Grimsby

Join HNC guest experts Bruce MacKenzie and Peter Thoem for an evening hike to 40-Mile Creek canyon in Grimsby for spring flowers, ferns and trees as well as migrant birds. […]

Garlic Mustard Pull

Spooky Hollow Nature Sanctuary Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada

Join us for a morning of removing invasive Garlic Mustard at our Spooky Hollow Nature Sanctuary and enjoy the beautiful views of mature Carolinian forest. Depending on the time we […]

Monthly Meeting: Lyme Disease – What is Happening in Ontario?

McMaster Innovation Park (MIP) 175 Longwood Rd S, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

This talk will review the ticks that can be found on dogs and people in Ontario, and how to identify the tick responsible for Lyme disease. Data will be presented […]

Plant Walk on the McNally Side Trail in Waterdown

McNally Side Trail Trailhead 43.331714, -79.880837

Join RBG's Nadia Cavallin and HNC's Charlie Briggs for this month's plant walk on the McNally Side Trail in Waterdown. This trail is part of the network of Bruce Trail […]

Plant Walk on The Bruce Trail behind The Walmart(!?) in Waterdown

(Rendezvous) Behind Staples' Waterdown 88 Dundas St. E., Waterdown, Ontario

Join Charlie Briggs for the June plant walk. This outing will be an unstructured, mindful and slow-paced hike along the Bruce Trail in the wooded area behind the human-made wetland […]

Bee Sweet Nature Co 4th Pollinator Festival

Bee Sweet Nature Co 4182 Sideroad 20 South, Puslinch, Ontario, Canada

In celebration of Pollinator Week (June 17 – 23, 2024) Bee Sweet Nature Co will be hosting their 4th annual pollinator festival on June 15, 2024. HNC will be there […]

Cootes to Escarpment EcoPark System Nature Café

Copper Kettle Café 312 Dundas St E #4, Waterdown, Ontario, Canada

Are you interested in making your neighborhood more nature friendly? The Cootes to Escarpment EcoPark System invites you to an informative (and fun) evening with your neighbors and fellow nature […]

Children’s Garden Party

Gage Park 42 Lawrence Rd, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

HNC will be at the 3rd annual Children's Garden Party Day with Butterflyway Hamilton to talk about native plants and pollinators! Are you ready for the ultimate garden extravaganza? Get […]

Visitor Day at the SDDNS Banding Station

Sheelah Dunn Dooley Nature Sanctuary Burlington, Ontario, Canada

HNC members are invited to visit the Monitoring Avian Productivity and Survivorship (MAPS) bird banding station at Sheelah Dunn Dooley Nature Sanctuary on one of two designated visitor days this […]

Postponed Summer Tree Walk at Hamilton Cemetery

Hamilton Cemetery 777 York Blvd, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Rescheduled to Wednesday, Aug. 7 Join arborist Jeff Dickie for this month's tree-themed plant walk at Hamilton. We will be looking at a wide variety of tree species and participants […]

Evening Volunteer Gardening

York Blvd Pollinator Gardens 397 York Blvd, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

As part of our collaborative Pollinator Paradise Project we steward several pollinator gardens across Hamilton. Join us for an evening gardening session at the York Blvd Parkette #2 pollinator gardens. […]

Volunteer at the Nature Sanctuary

Sheelah Dunn Dooley Nature Sanctuary Burlington, Ontario, Canada

Are you interested in getting outside for a few hours and seeing firsthand the work we do at a nature sanctuary? We will be hosting two evening drop-in work parties […]