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  • Saturday, July 21, 2018 at 09:00 AM · 6 rsvps
    Backus-Page House Museum in Wallacetown, ON, Canada

    "Save Some Green" Cross-Border Tax Workshop

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    Americans, Canadians, Everyone please join us for this exciting cross-border alliance!

    This free workshop incorporates informal presentations and conversation with our panel of experts that will teach you what every US taxpayer NEEDS TO KNOW about the Canadian Tax on property transfers (including estates) and how conservation can help “save some green”.

    A delicious continental breakfast (Tasty Sweets Cafe & Bakery) will be served with ample time for questions and socializing. If you are interested in a one-on-one consultation with John or Sandra please make your request when you RSVP.

    Then complete your morning with a guided tour of this charming property that highlights a cross-border history or just relax and explore the adjacent wetlands and many treasures of this spectacular Provincial Park.

    Agenda:

    9:00 - 9:30       Meet & Greet, Contentinal Breakfast

    9:30 - 11:00     Presentations, Conversation 

    11:00 - 12:00   Private consults & options to join a Backus-Page House historical tour

    Learn About:

    - Conservation Options that will save Treasured Land and Reduce Taxes: Income, Capital Gains or Property.
    - Options to Ease Estate Planning and Generational Land Transitions.

    Speakers:

    John Blanken, CPA, CA Principal, Grant Thornton LLP, Cross-Border Taxation Expert.

    John is a Principal at Grant Thornton in the Windsor office and joined the firm in 2018. Prior to joining Grant Thornton John has helped clients navigate Canadian and US tax issues affecting individuals and corporations. He also assists organizations with their business advisory and assurance needs. John is a member of the Windsor CPA Ontario Association and the treasurer of The Hospice of Windsor & Essex County Inc.

    Sandra Tassel, Program Coordinator, American Friends of Canadian Land Trusts.

    American Friends partners with Canadian conservation organizations and American owners of environmentally and ecologically significant lands to protect Canada’s natural lands, clean water, abundant habitat and quality of life for citizens of both countries.

     

    One-on-one consultation with John or Sandra is available to you, free of charge following the workshop. Please indicate your request at time of RSVP so that we can reserve your spot.

    WHEN: Saturday July 21, 2018 9:00am - 11:00am

    WHERE: Backus-Page House Museum, within John E. Pearce Provincial Park south of Wallacetown, Ontario (29424 Lakeview Line, Wallacetown, ON)

     

    Thank you to Ontario Land Trust Alliance (OLTA) for making this workshop possible.

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  • Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at 11:00 AM
    Nature for Nurture - Kilally Meadows

    Nature for Nurture - Kilally Meadows

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    Interested in getting outside in nature, green exercise, and helping the environment? Look no further! Nature for Nurture is a free program offered in partnership with CMHA Middlesex. It aims to improve the wellbeing of both people and the environment!

    This season, we'll be exploring some of London's many parks and natural spaces as well as visiting some of TTLT's natural properties for guided hikes (mood walks) and hands-on stewardship activities.

    Mood Walks will continue for the month of July on Tuesdays, exploring the shady woods and wet swamps of Kilally Meadows. 

    Date: July 24, 2018

    Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Meeting Place: 815 Windermere Road (Adelaide and Windermere) - Parking lot just east of Tin Cup Mini Golf/Driving Range

     

    About Nature for Nurture

    Nature for Nurture is hosted by Thames Talbot Land Trust and Canadian Mental Health Association - Middlesex. The program includes Mood Walks in London's natural spaces and bus trips to TTLT's nature properties. Participants enjoy the wellness benefits of exercising in nature, while also helping the environment through hands on stewardship activities. More information and program dates/locations available here.

     

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    We are grateful to the Ontario Trillium Foundation for helping us to bring this program to life!

  • Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at 11:00 AM
    Nature for Nurture - Kilally Meadows

    Nature for Nurture - Kilally Meadows

    Mood-Walks-Website-Banner.png

    Interested in getting outside in nature, green exercise, and helping the environment? Look no further! Nature for Nurture is a free program offered in partnership with CMHA Middlesex. It aims to improve the wellbeing of both people and the environment!

    This season, we'll be exploring some of London's many parks and natural spaces as well as visiting some of TTLT's natural properties for guided hikes (mood walks) and hands-on stewardship activities.

    Mood Walks will continue for the month of July on Tuesdays, exploring the shady woods and wet swamps of Kilally Meadows. 

    Date: July 31, 2018

    Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Meeting Place: 815 Windermere Road (Adelaide and Windermere) - Parking lot just east of Tin Cup Mini Golf/Driving Range

     

    About Nature for Nurture

    Nature for Nurture is hosted by Thames Talbot Land Trust and Canadian Mental Health Association - Middlesex. The program includes Mood Walks in London's natural spaces and bus trips to TTLT's nature properties. Participants enjoy the wellness benefits of exercising in nature, while also helping the environment through hands on stewardship activities. More information and program dates/locations available here.

     

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    We are grateful to the Ontario Trillium Foundation for helping us to bring this program to life!

  • Tuesday, August 07, 2018 at 11:00 AM
    Nature for Nurture - Warbler Woods

    Nature for Nurture - Warbler Woods

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    Interested in getting outside in nature, green exercise, and helping the environment? Look no further! Nature for Nurture is a free program offered in partnership with CMHA Middlesex. It aims to improve the wellbeing of both people and the environment!

    This season, we'll be exploring some of London's many parks and natural spaces as well as visiting some of TTLT's natural properties for guided hikes (mood walks) and hands-on stewardship activities.

    Mood Walks will continue for the month of August on Tuesdays with hikes exploring the scenic forest of Warbler Woods.

    Date: August 7, 2018

    Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Meeting Place: 1968 Comissioners Road W. -Meet in parking lot in front of the trail entrance

     

    About Nature for Nurture

    Nature for Nurture is hosted by Thames Talbot Land Trust and Canadian Mental Health Association - Middlesex. The program includes Mood Walks in London's natural spaces and bus trips to TTLT's nature properties. Participants enjoy the wellness benefits of exercising in nature, while also helping the environment through hands on stewardship activities. More information and program dates/locations available here.

     

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    We are grateful to the Ontario Trillium Foundation for helping us to bring this program to life!

  • Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at 11:00 AM
    Nature for Nurture - Warbler Woods

    Nature for Nurture - Warbler Woods

    Mood-Walks-Website-Banner.png

    Interested in getting outside in nature, green exercise, and helping the environment? Look no further! Nature for Nurture is a free program offered in partnership with CMHA Middlesex. It aims to improve the wellbeing of both people and the environment!

    This season, we'll be exploring some of London's many parks and natural spaces as well as visiting some of TTLT's natural properties for guided hikes (mood walks) and hands-on stewardship activities.

    Mood Walks will continue for the month of August on Tuesdays with hikes exploring the scenic forest of Warbler Woods.

    Date: August 14, 2018

    Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Meeting Place: 1968 Comissioners Road W. -Meet in parking lot in front of the trail entrance

     

    About Nature for Nurture

    Nature for Nurture is hosted by Thames Talbot Land Trust and Canadian Mental Health Association - Middlesex. The program includes Mood Walks in London's natural spaces and bus trips to TTLT's nature properties. Participants enjoy the wellness benefits of exercising in nature, while also helping the environment through hands on stewardship activities. More information and program dates/locations available here.

     

    OTF_HORIZ_colour.jpg

    We are grateful to the Ontario Trillium Foundation for helping us to bring this program to life!

  • Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at 11:00 AM
    Nature for Nurture - Warbler Woods

    Nature for Nurture - Warbler Woods

    Mood-Walks-Website-Banner.png

    Interested in getting outside in nature, green exercise, and helping the environment? Look no further! Nature for Nurture is a free program offered in partnership with CMHA Middlesex. It aims to improve the wellbeing of both people and the environment!

    This season, we'll be exploring some of London's many parks and natural spaces as well as visiting some of TTLT's natural properties for guided hikes (mood walks) and hands-on stewardship activities.

    Mood Walks will continue for the month of August on Tuesdays with hikes exploring the scenic forest of Warbler Woods.

    Date: August 21, 2018

    Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Meeting Place: 1968 Comissioners Road W. -Meet in parking lot in front of the trail entrance

     

    About Nature for Nurture

    Nature for Nurture is hosted by Thames Talbot Land Trust and Canadian Mental Health Association - Middlesex. The program includes Mood Walks in London's natural spaces and bus trips to TTLT's nature properties. Participants enjoy the wellness benefits of exercising in nature, while also helping the environment through hands on stewardship activities. More information and program dates/locations available here.

     

    OTF_HORIZ_colour.jpg

    We are grateful to the Ontario Trillium Foundation for helping us to bring this program to life!

  • Tuesday, August 28, 2018 at 11:00 AM
    Nature for Nurture - Warbler Woods

    Nature for Nurture - Warbler Woods

    Mood-Walks-Website-Banner.png

    Interested in getting outside in nature, green exercise, and helping the environment? Look no further! Nature for Nurture is a free program offered in partnership with CMHA Middlesex. It aims to improve the wellbeing of both people and the environment!

    This season, we'll be exploring some of London's many parks and natural spaces as well as visiting some of TTLT's natural properties for guided hikes (mood walks) and hands-on stewardship activities.

    Mood Walks will continue for the month of August on Tuesdays with hikes exploring the scenic forest of Warbler Woods.

    Date: August 28, 2018

    Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Meeting Place: 1968 Comissioners Road W. -Meet in parking lot in front of the trail entrance

     

    About Nature for Nurture

    Nature for Nurture is hosted by Thames Talbot Land Trust and Canadian Mental Health Association - Middlesex. The program includes Mood Walks in London's natural spaces and bus trips to TTLT's nature properties. Participants enjoy the wellness benefits of exercising in nature, while also helping the environment through hands on stewardship activities. More information and program dates/locations available here.

     

    OTF_HORIZ_colour.jpg

    We are grateful to the Ontario Trillium Foundation for helping us to bring this program to life!