Special Event Listings by High Park Nature Centre – December 15 & 16, 2018

Title: Decorate a Tree for the Birds
Date: Saturday December 15th and Sunday December 16th
Time: 10am-12 or 1-3pm
Location: High Park Nature Centre (375 Colborne Lodge Drive)
Fee/Suggested Donation: $10 Per Person (Kids under 3 are free)
Ages: All ages
Event Description: Help decorate an evergreen tree in High Park with handmade pine cone bird feeders and edible garlands for the birds. Hike through the woods and learn how to feed chickadees from the palm of your hand, search the skies for soaring hawks and discover how birds like cardinals, nuthatches and woodpeckers survive the winter.
Arrive early Saturday morning to join the Christmas Bird Count for Kids – a by donation event! You will learn how to use binoculars (bring your own pair if you have them), identify birds, and collect data to help with bird conservation efforts.

Title: Christmas Bird Count for Kids
Date: Saturday, December 15th
Time: 8:00-9:30am
Location: High Park Nature Centre (375 Colborne Lodge Drive)
Fee/Suggested Donation: Free! Suggested donation of $2-$5 per person
Ages: All ages
Event Description:
Round up your birding pals and help us count the birds! We will be hiking the trails of High Park to find the resident birds who are toughing it out this winter. The data we collect will be submitted through eBird to the Christmas Bird Count 4 Kids program and will help bird conservation efforts and contribute to Citizen Science.
CBC4Kids is a “Donate What You Can” at the door (recommended $2 – $5 / person) and an all ages family event. Pre-registration is recommended.

Contact Info:
High Park Nature Centre
E:
naturecentre@highpark.org
P: (416) 392-1748
https://highparknaturecentre.com/2/family-nature-walks