Events

Community Tree Planting in Hill Farm Park

Brian planting at a community event
Saturday, September 18, 2021 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Cost: 
Free

This event is in partnership with the Township of King and supported by Ontario Power Generation, GrandTrees/Canadian Trees For Life and the Regional Municipality of York.  

Registration for this event is now closed. 

For more upcoming events, check out our Events page.

 

Join us for a family-friendly afternoon of planting native trees and shrubs in King! Get your hands dirty and help grow the urban forest. 

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Explore Richmond Hill’s Biodiversi-Tree

staghorn sumac on water
Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Cost: 
Free

This event is supported by the City of Richmond Hill and Ontario Power Generation.

 

Let’s celebrate National Tree Day!

 

Join us for a virtual exploration of Richmond Hill’s biodiversity through its trees! Learn how to spot common and unique trees found in the region and discover how they support wildlife. After the event, test your new ID skills in your own neighbourhood, using our kid-friendly activity sheet!

 

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Community Tree Planting in Humber Flats Ecopark

Volunteer siting at naturalization site
Saturday, September 25, 2021 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Cost: 
Free

This event is supported by the City of Richmond Hill and the Regional Municipality of York.  

Registration for this event is now closed. 

For more upcoming events, check out our Events page.

 

Join us for a day of planting native trees and shrubs in Richmond Hill! Get your hands dirty and help grow the urban forest. 

Participants must be 12 years of age or older. Children under 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

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Community Tree Planting in Humber Flats Ecopark

Volunteers digging at plating event
Sunday, September 26, 2021 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Cost: 
Free

This event is supported by Ontario Power Generation, the City of Richmond Hill and the Regional Municipality of York.  

Registration for this event is now closed. 

For more upcoming events, check out our Events page.

 

Join us for a day of planting native trees and shrubs in Richmond Hill! Get your hands dirty and help grow the urban forest. 

Participants must be 12 years of age or older. Children under 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

September Volunteer Orientation

person watering garden with trees
Monday, September 27, 2021 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Cost: 
free
This event is supported by the Ontario Trillium Foundation and Ontario Power Generation.
 
 
We have gone virtual!
 
Our volunteers play a critical role in helping improve the urban forest. During the orientation, participants will learn about the LEAF mission, our programs and the different volunteer roles that LEAF offers.
 
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Discover the Oshawa Valley Botanical Garden

Cottonwood leaves
Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Cost: 
Free

This event is supported by the Ontario Power Generation and Ontario Trillium Foundation.

 

Discover the beauty and environmental benefits of the trees at the Oshawa Valley Botanical Garden! Join us for a guided virtual tree tour, then explore it on your own time and participate in our scavenger hunt! 

Nestled in the heart of Oshawa, the Oshawa Valley Botanical Garden provides a serene space which features a variety of trees alongside the Oshawa Creek. 

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Community Tree Planting in Central Park

LEAF Team at planting evnet
Saturday, October 16, 2021 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Cost: 
Free

This event is supported by Ontario Power Generation and Ontario Trillium Foundation. 

 

Join us for a family-friendly afternoon of  planting native trees and shrubs in Oshawa! Get your hands dirty and help grow the urban forest. 

Children under 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

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Community Tree Planting in Rosedale Park

LEAF volunteer at planting event
Sunday, October 17, 2021 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Cost: 
Free

This event is supported by Ontario Power Generation and Ontario Trillium Foundation. 

 

Join us for a family-friendly afternoon of  planting native trees and shrubs in Whitby! Get your hands dirty and help grow the urban forest. 

Children under 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

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