Join the Biosphere and the Township of Seguin during March Break to explore the forest at Humphrey Barn and Nature Trails! We will lead a hike through the forest to explore and learn all about the unqiue species and habitats in the region! Registration Required
Join the Biosphere and Cara Clairman, President and CEO of Plug n’ Drive, as they discuss everything you need to know about electric vehicles. About the presenter: Cara Clairman is President and CEO of Plug n’ Drive, an Ontario-based non-profit focused on accelerating the deployment of electric vehicles (EVs) to maximize their environmental and economic
Join us to celebrate Earth Day! Free pizza, prizes, beach clean-up, kids activities, climate action, electric vehicles, start a garden, and more!
Calling all youth interested in climate action! The Georgian Bay Youth Climate Collective is hosting an event to amplify youth voices and discuss climate change in the region. With the support of the Georgian Bay Mnidoo Gamii Biosphere and partnership with the Georgian Bay Anishinaabek Youth (GBAY) and The Drop, it will be a great
Join us as we launch our Regional Climate Action Plan! The event will include refreshments, presentations, an industry showcase, and volunteer opportunities for the public to get involved in climate action. RSVP here!
Join the Biosphere and Cara Clairman, President and CEO of Plug n’ Drive, as they discuss everything you need to know about charging electric vehicles. About the presenter: Cara Clairman is President and CEO of Plug n’ Drive, an Ontario-based non-profit focused on accelerating the deployment of electric vehicles (EVs) to maximize their environmental and
Order by May 26th and choose from over 40 species of wildflowers, shrubs, and trees for sale! Parry Sound and Port Severn pick-up locations.
Join the Biosphere and Jeff Turner, Director of Clean Mobility at Dunsky Energy & Climate Advisors, as they debunk common EV myths and misconceptions. About the presenter: A recognized leader in transportation electrification, Jeff Turner is Director of Clean Mobility at Dunsky Energy & Climate Advisors and currently sits on the board of Electric Mobility
Join GBB staff and Chevaun Toulouse to identify and record amphibians like frogs and salamanders! Become a community scientist by learning how to identify amphibians in their larval stages and sharing what you find. Ages 10+ Chevaun Toulouse is a full-time Conservation Biology and Indigenous Environmental Science student at Trent University from Sagamok Anishnawbek First
Join Biosphere staff to explore the wetlands of Parry Sound. Learn about turtles and snakes of our region and the threats they face. Gain a better understanding of our cold-blooded neighbours! We will meet Monday July 17th, at 10:00 am, Rose Point Trail, Glenn Burney Rd Access, Parry Sound. The walk will be approximately an
Join GBB for a Pollinator Bioblitz at the Ziigwan River Butterfly Garden - the pollinator patch near Trestle Brewery A bioblitz brings people together to discover local plants and animals and record their findings. At this bioblitz, we will be focused on pollinators and the important roles that they play! Become a community scientist by
Discover the world of raising turtles for conservation! Learn how the eggs are incubated, kept safe, and checked for development. See the turtles swim and possibly even hatch! Allow 1 hour for this activity, suitable for all ages. (Please note that the Hatchery is down one flight of stairs).This year all events are offered by
Join the Georgian Bay Biosphere staff and a panel of local EV owners as they discuss what it’s like to own an EV in the Parry Sound-Muskoka region. Panelists will discuss their experiences with local EV chargers, financial savings from owning an EV, taking their vehicle on long trips, and more. This is your chance
Join us Saturday August 19th from 10 AM - 5 PM at the Stockey Centre in Parry Sound, for our Sustainable Transportation Event! This exciting event offers a unique opportunity to test drive electric vehicles and eBikes for free, giving you the first-hand experience of zero-emission travel. Discover the latest advancements in sustainable transportation while
Come and learn about our turtle conservation programs! Our biologists will be at our office and available to talk about our turtle projects, the turtle species that live within the Biosphere, and how you can help local turtle populations. They will have newly hatched turtles to show you and our educational ambassador snapping turtle Miki
The time for completing our garden harvest is just around the corner! It is time to start thinking about how to save the seeds from this years harvest for use in next year’s growing season. Stop by to learn all about saving common vegetable seeds from your garden, and much more! Location: Mactier Community Garden
Join Biosphere staff & help us capture, tag, and release monarch butterflies! Learn about pollinators at risk and how you can help! This event will happen at two location on Wednesday August 23rd: 11 am - 12pm in Honey Harbour - Honey Harbour Park Landing (meet at the big chair) 1pm to 2pm in Port
The time for completing our garden harvest is just around the corner! It is time to start thinking about how to save the seeds from this years harvest for use in next year’s growing season. Stop by to learn all about saving common vegetable seeds from your garden, and much more! Location: Waubeek Community Garden
Join Chef Roy & the Biosphere to celebrate the humble mushroom this fall at Georgian Nordic Outdoor Activity Center, Parry Sound. Saturday September 2nd, 9:00am - 11:30amAND/ORFriday September 8th, 9:00am - 11:30am Registration Required: https://form.jotform.com/212596159673265 Event Location Event Organizer
Join us for a morning of fun at the family friendly, free event! Drop by to discover the world of honeybees and pollinators. Meet a beekeeper, see an active beehive, participate in activities, learn about native pollinators, win prizes, and more! Also make sure to visit the the Parry Sound Bee & Honey Festival from 11