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Nature for Nurture

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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 and hands-on stewardship activities.

Participants are encouraged to attend an orientation session on March 27th, 10:30am - noon at Springbank Community Centre. Please RSVP here.

 

March - Orientation

27th: 10:30-12pm - Program Orientation. Orientation will be held at the Springbank Gardens Community Centre 205 Wonderland Road South

 

April – Springbank Park

3rd : 11-12pm Meet at the Springbank Gardens Community Centre 205 Wonderland Road South

10th : 11-12pm Meet at the Springbank Gardens Community Centre 205 Wonderland Road South

17th:  11-12pm Meet at the Springbank Gardens Community Centre 205 Wonderland Road South

24th: 11-12pm Meet at the Springbank Gardens Community Centre 205 Wonderland Road South

 

May – Meadowlily Trail

1st:  11-12pm Meet north side of the parking lot at City Wide Sports- 1510 Commissioners Rd E

8th:  11-12pm Meet north side of the parking lot at City Wide Sports- 1510 Commissioners Rd E

15th:  9:30am-2pm BUS TRIP to Newport Forest: Take part in a meadow vegetation monitoring activity and see bluebells and other spring flowers on a guided hike. Meet at the plaza on the corner of Wellington & Comissioners – beside East Side Marios 387 Wellington Rd.

22nd :  11-12pm Meet north side of the parking lot at City Wide Sports- 1510 Commissioners Rd E

29th:  9:30am-2pm BUS TRIP to Bebensee Tract: Enjoy a hike in this beautiful Carolinian forest and help monitor the health of Eastern Flowering Dogwood, a species-at-risk.Meet at the plaza on the corner of Wellington & Comissioners – beside East Side Marios 387 Wellington Rd

 

June – Downtown

5th:  11-12pm Meet in front of Rhino at Museum London – 421 Ridout St N

12th:   9:30am-2pm BUS TRIP to Hawk Cliff Woods: Plant wildflowers in the Auzins Community Garden and enjoy a hike on the trail loop. Meet at the plaza on the corner of Wellington & Comissioners – beside East Side Marios 387 Wellington Rd

19th: 11-12pm Meet in front of Rhino at Museum London – 421 Ridout St N

26th:   9:30am-3pm BUS TRIP to Pinery Provincial Park: Learn about nature in the park, do some hiking, and spend some time on the beach. Meet at the plaza on the corner of Wellington & Comissioners – beside East Side Marios 387 Wellington Rd

 

July – Kilaly Meadows

3rd:  11-12pm Meet in the parking lot east of Tin-cup Mini Golf/ Drive Range – 815 Windemere Rd.  (Adelaide and Windemere)

10th:  11-12pm Meet in the parking lot east of Tin-cup Mini Golf/ Drive Range – 815 Windemere Rd. (Adelaide and Windemere)

17th:  11-12pm Meet in the parking lot east of Tin-cup Mini Golf/ Drive Range – 815 Windemere Rd. (Adelaide and Windemere)

24th:  11-12pm Meet in the parking lot east of Tin-cup Mini Golf/ Drive Range – 815 Windemere Rd. (Adelaide and Windemere)

31st:  11-12pm Meet in the parking lot east of Tin-cup Mini Golf/ Drive Range – 815 Windemere Rd. (Adelaide and Windemere)

 

August – Warbler Woods

7th:  11-12pm Meet in the parking lot in front of trail entrance - 1968 Commissioners Road West

14th:  11-12pm Meet in the parking lot in front of trail entrance - 1968 Commissioners Road West

21st:  11-12pm Meet in the parking lot in front of trail entrance - 1968 Commissioners Road West

28th:  11-12pm Meet in the parking lot in front of trail entrance - 1968 Commissioners Road West

 

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