What's Happening in Spring at the Wye Marsh
- Earth Day Celebration - April 20th 2019
Wye Marsh celebrates Earth Day! Unearth your learning with activities designed for families to learn about stewardship in a hands-on way, such as an invasive species pull, BlioBlitz, live animal demonstrations, and a seedling tree for the first 50 families to plant at home! Come out and enjoy a day in support of responsible living on our beautiful Earth!
- Rain Barrel Fundraiser Sale - January - April 2019
Wye Marsh is teaming up with RainBarrel.ca to host a Rain Barrel fundraiser sale this spring - buy a barrel, save water, support Wye Marsh!
- Wye Marsh Annual General Meeting
The Friends of the Wye Marsh Inc. (FWM) is holding its Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Saturday April 27th 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at the Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre. The Wye Marsh is located at 16160 Highway 12 Midland Ontario and the doors will open at 9:00 a.m.
- Leave No Trace Workshop - April 28th, 2019
Learn how to keep your ecological footprint as soft as possible, while still exploring, learning and playing in the outdoors. This is a great workshop for campers, Guiders, Scouts, and anyone who spends time in nature. A great way to learn to camp in the most eco-friendly way!
- Tay Township's 4th Annual Fundraising Dinner for Wye Marsh- Friday May 3rd, 2019
Join us for the 4th Annual Tay Township Fundraising Dinner for the Wye Marsh. Held at Oakwood Community Centre in Victoria Harbour, 5-7pm. Tickets are available online, at Wye Marsh or at Tay Township on Park Street.
- Gardening For Wildlife Workshop - May 11th, 2019
Grow wild and think beyond a pollinator patch or songbird garden. This workshop will take an ecosystem approach to gardening with a focus on plant selection, design techniques and maintenance must do’s (and don’ts). Pre-registration required.
- Spring Migratory Birds Workshop - May 26th, 2019
As our spring migrants travel through our region we are offered a brief glimpse at these species as they travel to their breeding grounds. This opportunity presents itself but two times per year!
- Marsh by Moonlight - May 18th, 19th & June 1st, 8th 2019
Experience a guided canoe tour through the sparkling moonlit waters of the Wye Marsh. Twinkling canoes and boardwalk, night noises, some yummy bannock and lots of laughs will make for spectacular photo-ops and an unforgettable night! Connect with nature and enjoy this unique and different perspective of the marsh.
- Intro to Beekeeping Workshop - June 15th, 2019
Want to be more self sufficient? Want to connect with nature? Learn the basics about keeping bees. This is one workshop you don’t want to miss! Pre-registration required.