News Releases

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June 3, 2017 is Volunteer Day at Scanlon Creek Conservation Area

  The Friends of Scanlon Creek are looking for volunteers to help maintain the facilities at Scanlon Creek Conservation Area in Bradford. Projects include: General trail maintenance and signage updates Arboretum, Discovery Play Garden and Bark Park upgrades Enjoy refreshments, some laughter and a lot of "thanks" during the volunteer day. Meet at the Nature [...]

2019-01-27T19:32:44+00:00May 8th, 2017|

Accessible Recreation Trail in Beaver River Wetland Now Open

Opening the upgraded accessible trail at Beaver River Wetland Conservation Area. From left John Stafford (Ontario Trillium Foundation), Thom Gettinby (CAO/Clerk, Township of Brock), Debbie Bath (LSRCA board member), Mike Walters (LSRCA CAO), Aurora Mayor Geoffrey Dawe (LSRCA Board Chair), Brad Rogers (LSCF President), Mayor John Grant (Township of Brock) Thanks to OTF [...]

2019-01-27T19:32:44+00:00October 27th, 2016|

Scanlon Creek 2016 Fall Photo Contest: October 3 – October 31st

Contest Rules: Photos are entered into the contest through Instagram or Twitter using hashtag provided (#FallingForScanlon) Winner will receive a free Annual Membership to Scanlon Creek Photos must be taken at Scanlon Creek Anyone is eligible to enter Contest participants must follow the Friends of Scanlon on social media in order for us to view their entries [...]

2019-01-27T19:32:44+00:00October 4th, 2016|

Upgrades to the Beaver River Trail Now Underway!

September 21, 2016 - Thanks to funding from the Ontario Trillium Foundation and other funders, work is now underway to complete upgrades to the last 11 KM of the 32 KM Beaver River Trail. The existing trail is a former decommissioned rail system and is being lengthened and improved to connect the communities of Uxbridge, Blackwater, Sunderland [...]

2019-01-27T19:32:44+00:00September 21st, 2016|

Save the Date: Celebrating Lake Simcoe Dinner in Barrie

Celebrate Lake Simcoe Dinner Hosted by Barrie LSCF Board Directors Steve Chenier and Peter Silveira Thursday, September 22, 2016 Southshore Community Centre, Barrie ~ Only 150 tickets ~ ~ Sponsorship Opportunities available ~ Full Dinner and Presentation by LSRCA CAO Mike Walters on the health of Lake Simcoe and the incredible work of the Authority. Details will [...]

2016-02-16T20:11:20+00:00February 16th, 2016|

Baby It’s cold outside, but you have a warm heart…

In 2015, your LOVE for a safer, healthier and more livable Lake Simcoe watershed helped to...  Teach our amazing kids about the importance of conserving our shared natural environment through your support of: Outdoor Environmental Education Environmental Education Resource Kits for Teachers New GPS units for the classroom at Scanlon Creek Complimentary Conservation Kid's Camp experience [...]

2016-02-16T20:04:29+00:00February 16th, 2016|

It’s Family Fun Day at Scanlon Creek on Monday, February 15, 2016

  Family Fun Day Enjoy Nature in its Finest Season!                              Bradford – Grab your families and join the Friends of Scanlon Creek for their annual Family Fun Day. There will be a wide variety of indoor and outdoor activities for all ages. Get outside and enjoy the beauty of winter and have fun in one [...]

2019-01-27T19:32:44+00:00January 12th, 2016|