Discover Your Creek Day Highlights

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Discover Your Creek Day at Lion’s Valley Park on September 26th was a great success, thanks to sunny skies, a great volunteer team, wonderful activity leaders and enthusiastic visitors!

Thanks goes especially to:

  • Town of Oakville, Parks and Open Space Department
  • Andrea from Conservation Halton
  • Heather from Halton Green Screens
  • Tiffany and Bernie from Fairy DogMother Adventures
  • Patricia from STREETdog ARTstudio
  • Cathy from Oakville Horticultural Society
  • Wonderful volunteers for this event: Odessa, Jack, Geoff & Anwar
  • Community supporters: Oakville Blueprinting, Oakville Jiu Jiu Seniors Association

Oakvillegreen also gratefully acknowledge the financial support of the Oakville Environmental Fund at the Oakville Community Foundation, a registered charitable public foundation serving the Oakville Community (www.theocf.org).

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Sharing some facts about Oakville’s creeks.
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Oakville Jiu Jiu Seniors Association helped with tree planting.
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Tree planting to enhance the buffer along Sixteen Mile Creek.
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Tree planting to enhance the buffer along Sixteen Mile Creek.
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Patricia from STREETdog ARTstudio instructing painting workshop.
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Sixteen Mile Creek inspiration and Artist’s work.
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Andrea from Conservation Halton at Creek Critter Catch
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Enjoying Sixteeen Mile Creek Critter Catch
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Showcasing some of Sixteen Mile Creek’s biodiversity
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300 trees and shrubs planted and mulched.
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Odessa sharing information on how you can Discover Your Creek.
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2015-09-26 at 11-36-26 Heather from Halton Green Screens explained her Waste Reduction Challenge & how to make seed bombs.

  

 

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Cathy from Oakville Horticultural Society sharing invasive plant knowledge.
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Fairy DogMother Adventurists before their hike!