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

BMWTF Annual General Meeting with author Dr. Karl Schiefer

BLUE MOUNTAIN WATERSHED TRUST FOUNDATION Annual General Meeting of Members When: Tuesday, November 27, 2018 Where: Craigleith Community Centre 132 Lakeshore Road East The Blue Mountains ON L9Y 0N2 Agenda: 4:00 PM - Social hour: join us for sandwiches, wine and cheese 5:00 PM - Annual General Meeting including a recap of the Trust’s activities this year 6:30 PM (approx.) Guest Speaker Dr. Karl Schiefer on “The Unique System of Georgian Bay” Dr Schiefer is a professional biologist with over 40 [...]

BTC Movie Night, October 17th: Metamorphosis

When: Choose 5:00 pm or  7:30 pm on Wednesday, October 17th Where: Simcoe Street Theatre (across from the Collingwood Library) What Film: Metamorphosis Billed as ‘a poem for the planet’, Nova Ami and Velcrow Ripper’s film Metamorphosis takes the pulse of our earth and bears witness to a moment of profound change: the loss of one world and the birth of another. Through a tidal flow of stunning images, Metamorphosis carves [...]

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 [...]