Thursday, 3 January 2019
All meetings will now be held in Gravenhurst at the Muskoka Boat & Heritage Centre (Grace and Speed Museum), located at 275 Steamship Bay Road off Hwy. 169 N (towards Bala).
Woodlands Wildlife Sanctuary "Saving our Wildlife.....One Animal at a Time". WWS is located on 45 acres in the Haliburton Highlands. Most species of injured and orphaned wildlife are accepted, rehabilitated and released back to their natural environment. Each year, more and more species are making their way up the species-at-risk list. WWS gives them a helping hand in the hopes of making a difference, now and for generations to come.
Sunday, 16 December 2018
Christmas Bird Count and Pot-Luck Supper - Plan to join us!
Counters will meet at 9 a.m. at the rear of the post office in Bracebridge or McDonalds' in Gravenhurst. Bring binoculars, warm clothes, field guides, lunch (or plan a Tim Horton's stop). Re-Assemble at St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church in Bracebridge between 4:00 and 5:00 for some warm-up refreshments followed by our annual pot-luck! Top last year's numbers by joining a team and bone-up on your birding skills! If you have a birding question, call Al at 645-2848. For a supper question, call Gayle Carlyle, the pot-luck coordinator, at 705-689-1600.
The Muskoka Discovery Centre, Gravenhurst, is hosting a speaker series. A couple of the talks might be of special interest to field naturalists. The talks begin at 2:00 p.m. Admission by donation:
Sunday 20 January 2019
Art and Knowledge for Plankton - Forging the Link in Watershed Wonders
Delve into the world of Daphnia, Diatoms and Drawings as we explore the incredible collaboration of Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, Dr. Norman Yan, and local artist Lynda Lynn on their work together.
Sunday 3 February 2019
Birds of the Muskoka Watershed.
Join Mike Burrell as he waxes about waxwings, warblers, and other winged friends of the Muskoka Watershed.