Birding at Hendrie Valley

Hendrie Valley / Cherry Hill Gate 1129 Plains Road West, Burlington

Join HNC's Joanne Hamilton for a bird-themed walk at RBG's Hendrie Valley (AKA Cherry Hill Gate). There are always birds there, it's just a question of who and where. Let's hope […]

Evening Outing to See Woodcocks

Dundurn Park 610 York Blvd, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Join Sheldon McGregor on Thursday, April 4th for an evening of watching and hearing American Woodcocks performing their mating display flight. We will be viewing the birds at dusk and […]

Monthly Meeting: 40 Days & 40 Hikes on the Bruce Trail

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

In her book 40 Days & 40 Hikes (out April 9, 2024) this adventurer, author, and environmentalist sets herself a new challenge: to hike the Bruce Trail from Niagara to Tobermory […]

Just a Walk in the Woods to Ginger Valley Trail

Princess Point 335 Longwood Road N, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Join Peter Langballe for a walk to Westdale's Ginger Valley Trail. This is simply a walk with new friends. We will catch a glimpse at Spring arriving as we see the […]

Falkirk Park & Forest Community Cleanup

Falkirk Park & Forest 44 Meadowbank Drive, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Community members have organized a cleanup at Falkirk Park and Forest. See details below: Join us to help out and take pride in your community! All are welcome, come out […]

Bird Study Group: Recording Bird Songs

The First Unitarian Church of Hamilton 170 Dundurn St. S., Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Join us for the last BSG meeting of the year to hear HNC's Director-at-Large Rob Porter speak about recording bird songs. In recent years it's become much easier to record […]

Earth Day Clean Up

Sheelah Dunn Dooley Nature Sanctuary Burlington, Ontario, Canada

Join us for a morning of garbage clean up at our Sheelah Dunn Dooley Nature Sanctuary. From small bits of broken plastic and glass to tires and metal, it all […]

Trivia for Nature

St. Paul's United Church 29 Park St W, Dundas, Ontario, Canada

Join us for a fun evening of general trivia. Tickets are $15 per person or $100 for a team of 8 - cash only, register at the door. Bring your […]

Plant Walk on The Bruce Trail at Chedoke

Dundurn Bus Loop 43.246325, -79.894881

Join Charlie Briggs for the first in a series of monthly plant walks this growing season. This outing will be an unstructured, mindful and slow paced hike along the Bruce […]

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 […]

Movie at the Playhouse for World Migratory Bird Day

Playhouse Cinema 177 Sherman Ave. North, Hamilton

In celebration of World Migratory Bird Day (May 11) the Playhouse Cinema is proud to present, alongside the HNC and Bird Friendly Burlington Hamilton, the documentary "Purple Haze: A Conservation […]