News Releases

Run for the Trails a Success – Thanks to all for a great day!

Saturday September 26, 2015 – Scanlon Creek Conservation Area, Bradford

Thanks to all of the runners, walkers and volunteers who made the 2nd Annual Run for the Trails such a big success!

It was a beautiful fall day and the 1km, 3km and 7km trails were in great shape.

Over 100 runners and walkers who all had fun […]

September 29th, 2015|

Fall Fun at Scanlon Creek on Saturday October 3rd, 2015

Fall In Love with Scanlon Creek
Join us for a fun-filled fall celebration!

The Friends of Scanlon Creek invite you to Fall in Love with Scanlon Creek, Saturday October 3rd, 2015 at Scanlon Creek Conservation Area, located at #2450 on the 9th line just north of Bradford. Events for the day include:

An Introduction to Bird Watching & […]

September 11th, 2015|

Give back to the Lake Simcoe watershed with AIR MILES or by rounding up your bank credit/debit card purchases!




On July 9, the AIR MILES Reward Program unveiled the AIR MILES Charity Platform, enabling Collectors to turn their Reward Miles into charitable donations for any registered charity in Canada. Donations can be made in increments of $10.

This means that there are now two more ways you can help support a healthier Lake Simcoe […]

August 4th, 2015|

Scanlon Creek Conservation Area Volunteer Day August 15, 2015

Enjoy being outdoors? Come help take care of Scanlon Creek!
Bradford – July 27, 2015 – If you want to support environmental conservation projects close to home, meet new people with a shared passion for the Scanlon Creek Conservation Area and learn more about taking care of nature, then come and lend a hand at […]

July 27th, 2015|

2nd Annual Run for the Trails – Saturday September 26, 2015

February 19th, 2015|

LSCF and LSRCA Staff Gave Back during GivingTuesday

Tuesday, December 2, 2014 –

GivingTuesday is a day dedicated to giving back … around the world, across Canada and in your own community! Always held the day after Cyber Monday, it is the opening day of the giving season.

GivingTuesday is indeed a public movement and Lake Simcoe Conservation Foundation was pleased to promote it to help […]

December 3rd, 2014|

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|