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October 2016

Stop the Invasion! Community Workday

October 16, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Phragmites, an invasive perennial grass is taking over wetlands and shorelines throughout Ontario, decreasing biodiversity and destroying habitats. Help us control its spread in the Marden Creek channel in the…

May 2017

$25

Spring Awakes!

May 28, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Ignatius Jesuit Centre, 5420 Highway 6 North
Guelph, Ontario N1H 6J2 Canada

SKSS productions present their 6th annual performance arts hike adventure through the Ignatius Old-Growth Forest lands with song, music, poetry, prayer and dance. All proceeds are donated to the Old-Growth…

June 2017

Plant a Forest

June 10, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Ignatius Old-Growth Forest lands, Cross Creek Blvd. trail entrance - by community mailboxes
Guelph-Eramosa, ON Canada

Come out for a morning of tree planting and help bring back our local forests for future generations! With thanks to the County of Wellington’s Green Legacy Programme we will…

Moths at Night

June 24, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Ignatius Old-Growth Forest lands – West Entrance, 5441 Hwy 6N, follow laneway in past the red-roofed house
Guelph, ON Canada

This evening event will open your eyes to incredible diversity of moths! Using a black-light and simple white sheet, we’ll attract nearby moths for a closer look. With over 3,000…

July 2017

Healthy Streams, Happy Fish!

July 22, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Ignatius Old-Growth Forest lands – West Entrance, 5441 Hwy 6N, follow laneway in past the red-roofed house
Guelph, ON Canada

Interested in “getting your feet wet” in stream rehabilitation? Join Ignatius staff and Trout Unlimited volunteers for a morning of in-stream work to further improve the health of Marden Creek…

September 2017

Working with Seeds

September 16, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Ignatius Old-Growth Forest lands – West Entrance, 5441 Hwy 6N, follow laneway in past the red-roofed house
Guelph, ON Canada

Come learn about winter seed preparation. The morning will be spent harvesting tree and shrub trees at Ignatius before travelling to the Green Legacy Tree Nursery for a BBQ lunch,…

April 2018

Homes for the Ducks

April 7 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Ignatius Jesuit Centre, 5420 Highway 6 North
Guelph, Ontario N1H 6J2 Canada

A Community Workday! With the decline in wetlands and old-growth forests, tree cavity nesting ducks such as wood duck, mergansers, and goldeneye are threatened. Come learn all about these beautiful…

May 2018

Buckthorn Bash

May 12 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Ignatius Old-Growth Forest lands, Cross Creek Blvd. trail entrance - by community mailboxes
Guelph-Eramosa, ON Canada

As of May 11, this event has been cancelled. Check back here in the Fall, as we may reschedule this event to then. Community Workday! As of May 11, this…

$25

Spring Awakes!

May 27 @ 1:15 pm - 4:24 pm
Ignatius Jesuit Centre, 5420 Highway 6 North
Guelph, Ontario N1H 6J2 Canada

SKSS productions present their 7th annual performance arts hike adventure through the Ignatius Old-Growth Forest lands with song, music, poetry, prayer and dance. All proceeds are donated to the Old-Growth…

June 2018

Evening Hike

June 13 @ 6:45 pm - 8:30 pm
Ignatius Farm Workshop, 5420 Hwy 6 N
Guelph, ON N1H 6J2 Canada

Hiking from the Cultural Past to the Ecological Future Staff from Raresites Land Trust and Ignatius Old-Growth Forest Project will lead an evening hike at the Ignatius Jesuit Centre. This…

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