Join us on Saturday March 28th, 2015 at the Pickering Public Library for the 4th Annual Eastern GTA Eco Summit.
Partnering with the City of Pickering, we will be hosting three workshops:
|10:00am-11:30am||Community Gardening Workshop: Learn how to start your own community gardens. Speaker: Dave Jones, East Scarborough Community Garden Association
||Urban Forestry Workshop: Highlighting City of Pickering's Arboretum. Learn about the Arboretum, different types of native shrub and tree species you can plant at your property. Speaker: UTSC Professor Marc Cadotte & Landscape & Parks Development Senior Coordinator, Arnold Mostert
|2:00pm-3:30pm||Climate Change Workshop: Do you have misconceptions about climate change? Come learn the basic science of climate change and new scientific research and findings. Speaker: UTSC Professor Tanzina Mohsin
Throughout the day, visit the Sustainable Pickering Day activities and booths at the Pickering Town Center.
Refreshments will be provided throughout the day.
Event is free and open to the public, bring your family and friends and join the environmental discussion.
Getting there: Map this location
Public Transit: Durham Region Transit: 900 DRT PULSE Bus from UTSC to Kingston Rd. and Glenanna Rd.
Alternatives include Go Bus and Go Train.
Parking: Free parking is available for the Pickering Central Library at the parking lot located on The Esplanade South.