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Send a Happy Holidays Tribute eCard!

When You Send a Happy Holidays Tribute eCard …

… you give an everlasting gift of a cleaner and greener community

The Lake Simcoe watershed naturally connects our communities. Its where the health and well-being of wildlife, plants, fish and people is nurtured and protected. Taking care of it gives back in so many incredible ways.

When you send an LSCF “Happy […]

November 28th, 2014|

GivingTuesday – December 2, 2014 – The Opening Day of the Giving Season

Imagine a day dedicated to giving back … around the world, across Canada and in your own community! Just as Black Friday kicks off the holiday shopping season, GivingTuesday is the opening day of the giving season.

GivingTuesday is a public movement and we are proud to announce that Lake Simcoe Conservation Foundation is pleased to […]

November 13th, 2014|

27th Conservation Dinner – Order Your Sponsorship, Tables or Tickets On-Line NOW!


Wednesday May 27th, 2015
The Manor at Carrying Place Golf and Country Club
November 13, 2014: On-line ordering for corporate and evening sponsorships, tables and tickets is now open.

Order now by clicking here

Last year this event was SOLD OUT early, so order early.

Questions? Contact Lee Hanson at


November 13th, 2014|

Downtown Barrie Business Association (BIA) Donates to The Creeks Project

On Thursday, October 16, 2014, Craig Stevens, Managing Director of the Downtown Barrie Business Association (BIA) presented LSCF President Debby Beatty and LSCF Executive Director Cheryl Taylor with a $1,500 donation to Lake Simcoe Conservation Foundation’s The Creeks Project through their ‘Curb Appeal’ Outdoor Dining event.
On September 19th 2014, the Downtown Barrie Business Association (BIA) along with the 5 participating restaurant owners/chefs […]

October 21st, 2014|

Save The Date: 27th Annual Conservation Dinner on Wednesday, May 27th, 2015


October 2nd, 2014|

Downtown Barrie B.I.A.’s “Curb Appeal” Event to Benefit the Lake Simcoe Watershed

September 10, 2014 –

An Outdoor Dining Experience is almost SOLD OUT!

Tickets are almost sold out for downtown Barrie’s second annual “Curb Appeal” event on Friday, September 19, 2014, which showcases the best in downtown Barrie restaurants.

Located at the beautiful city dock at Bayfield and Simcoe Streets, experience 5 courses prepared by 5 chefs. Its one amazing meal!  […]

September 10th, 2014|

Geranium Homes: Showcasing Environmental Initiatives in the Lake Simcoe Watershed

August 1, 2014 – Geranium Corporation has been a key player in Ontario’s home building and land development industry for over 30 years. Established in 1977 as a residential builder, Geranium is a fully integrated land development company with a complimentary home building division. Geranium’s approach to development and community building is evolving along with […]

August 1st, 2014|

26th Annual Conservation Dinner – is now SOLD OUT! Please contact the Foundation office to be waitlisted

The 26th Annual Conservation Dinner will be held on Wednesday, June 11, 2014, at The Manor at Carrying Place Golf Club in King and is now SOLD OUT! The Conservation Dinner is our annual signature fundraising event that supports priority restoration, protection and educational programs and projects in our Lake Simcoe watershed.

There are still opportunities for “Watershed for Life” Evening […]

April 9th, 2014|

The Impact of Your Support: Thanks For A Great 2013

Finally, Spring Has Sprung! 
Let’s all breathe a collective sigh of relief (and fresh outdoor air) as the snow starts to melt and the grass starts to peek out from under its cold winter blanket. As our thoughts move to backyard clean up and tending to our gardens, lets all remember to take care of mother […]

April 8th, 2014|

Spring Has Sprung! Register Now for Bird Watching Workshops at Scanlon

 An Introduction to Bird Watching
Saturday April 26 and Saturday May 24, 2014

Learn the basics about local birds, try out binoculars, sample bird books, & see smartphone applications.
Come for just the walk, just the talk, or both!
Take a walk with an experienced “Birder” from 7:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.
Come for the slide show, bird books and […]

April 8th, 2014|