HIGH PARK NATURE
HIGH PARK STEWARDS
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HPNature is a member of Ontario's Nature Network
High Park Stewards meet on the 2nd & 4th Sundays of each month, rain or shine.
Native Plant Sale
Sunday, May 7th, 2017, 11am to 2pm
The sale will take place in front of the Greenhouse, off Centre Street on Greenhouse Road (see map). In order to have plants for everyone to enjoy, large orders will be available only after 1:00 from the remaining stock.
Volunteers will start setting up at 9:30am. Take down is between 2 and 3 pm. Please sign a City Waiver Form and bring it with you.
Cash only. Parking is VERY limited at the Grenadier Restaurant. Please use transit, walk or bike if cherry blossoms are in bloom as expected.
Native Plant Sale, May 7 this webpage has photos and more information.
Please help us by printing this and putting up posters where you think people will appreciate it.
Photos and List of available plants - 2017 (pdf) Plants at the sale are subject to change based on availability at that time. Please note that this is legal size, 8.5x14". (designed by Lisa Kemp)
This plant sale supports the work of the High Park Stewards and native plant restoration in High Park.
IMPORTANT INFO FOR STEWARDS
For our hands-on work, all Stewards need to sign a City waiver document once a year. To save time at the sessions please print and fill out these 2 pages prior to coming (beginning Feb. 12, 2017). We will also have them on site. Enter the dates as 12 months From Jan 1, 2017 To Dec. 31, 2017 Waiver Form
Becoming a Buckthorn Buster
photo from October 2015
End of Year Pot-Luck Lunch
November 27, 2016
We love to transplant in the Greenhouse
preparing plants for our sale and for the park
Buckthorn busting is great for students
collect volunteer hours
Buckthorn Busters 2015
November 22, 2015
We have planted in 5 sites in the last 5 years
Planting in the All-Star site
Seeds Cleaning is a favourite activity
2017 Winter and Spring Sessions
2017 summer and fall sessions
The Elite Squad which holds special sessions removing invasive species like garlic mustard is looking for a group leader. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to be the group leader.
High Park Stewards Facebook Invasive Squad info
The Boulevard Bed Squad will be determining their schedule, with monthly maintenance of the beds spring to fall. Contact email@example.com if you would like to join them.
Outdoor sessions are dependent on weather and growing conditions and what is determined to be the greatest need for our volunteer efforts.
High Park Stewards meet on the second and fourth Sundays of each month, rain or shine.
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