Events 2018-01-30T22:27:04+00:00

Fight the Phrag! August 18, 2018

DATE: Saturday, August 18th 2018 TIME: Morning session 8:00 – 11:00, Lunch 11:30 – 1:00, Afternoon session 1:00 – 4:30 LOCATION: West Collingwood Shoreline (map to come) Phragmites is an invasive plant that poses a serious threat to our local environment. It has invaded our beaches and our wetlands. If left unchecked, it will cause serious damage to the biodiversity of our area. It out-competes native wetland plant species, creating a monoculture [...]

Be The Change Film Series

DATE: October -March 2018 See show times below TIME: 5PM & 7:30PM ADDRESS: Simcoe Street Theatre, 65 Simcoe St, Collingwood, ON, L9Y 1H7. 705-888-8502 BE THE CHANGE FILM SERIES Season 10 of Be The Change Film Series starts October 2018 with a great lineup of films chosen by our selection panel. All proceeds from the films go to Elephant Thoughts and The Blue Mountain Watershed Trust. [...]

See the Salmon Run 2017

See the Salmon Run 2017 By Carl Michener Event organizer, Carl Michener, left with Sonny Foley who not only provided the property but also helped set up tables and booths and chairs For the second year running, the Watershed Trust put on See the Salmon Run, our main yearly public outreach event, on September 23rd. We had a great turnout at the Foley property (at the intersection of Osler [...]

Seminar on Environmental Issues

DATE: Saturday, September 23RD TIME: 11:00AM - 4:00PM ADDRESS: 609830 12th Sideroad, Town Of the Blue Mountains (Just West of The Intersection of 6th St and Grey Rd 19 (Osler Bluff Rd)) SEMINAR ON ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES (Silver Creek Stewardship Initiative Committee-Blue Mountain Watershed Trust) SPEAKER: Peter Kelly-Coordinator of the Cootes to Escarpment Eco-Park System SPEAKER: Carl Michener, Silver Creek Stewardship Initiative Committee, Blue Mountain [...]

See the Salmon Run

 DATE: Saturday, October 1St, 2016 TIME: 10:00AM - 2:00PM ADDRESS: 589903 Grey Rd 19, Town Of The Blue Mountains SEE THE SALMON RUN 2016 Did you know?Hundreds of Chinook Salmon spawn in Collingwood’s Silver Creek every fall, and thousands of Rainbow Trout do the same every spring?Come celebrate this incredible migration!See the Salmon is taking place 10-2 on Saturday, October 1st at the home of [...]