CONSERVATION HALTON VIRTUAL GARDENING WORKSHOPS

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Plan on making some changes to your yard this Spring? Let our team of experts help teach you new techniques to achieve a healthier yard that requires less work. Join us today at one of our homeowner workshops and enhance your home’s curb appeal in an environmentally friendly way. Attend up to four virtual sessions, which include several giveaways to help get you started as you begin working with nature in your garden.

Wednesday, April 6, 6:30-8pm - Getting Started! Learning to Go with the Flow

Find out how storm water is managed in your community and how it connects to you and your home at our introductory homeowner workshop. We will discuss new trends in residential landscaping, and how you can take advantage of rainwater in your garden to save money, increase your home’s curb appeal, and improve the health of our local watershed.

Wednesday, April 13, 6:30-8pm- Working with Nature: Selecting the “Right” Plants

Want a diverse garden with more birds and wildlife but less upkeep, watering and mowing? Naturalizing your yard by using native species or a backyard pond may be the perfect solution for you. You will leave this workshop with the inspiration and know-how to make your garden a low-maintenance oasis.

Wednesday, April 20, 6:30-8pm - Working with Nature: All about Trees and LDD

Led by a trained arborist, you will learn tips and tricks for how to plan your garden to include trees, which species to select based on your garden’s conditions, what to look for when purchasing a tree, and best practices for planting and maintaining a tree. At this session, we will also share information about common tree pests, like LDD moth and how residents can protect trees on their property.

Wednesday, April 27 - Rain Gardens and Low-Impact Landscaping

At this workshop you will discover how adding a rain barrel or rain garden can be a simple, inexpensive way to direct storm water away from your home towards your plants, garden, or lawn. Manage storm water on your property using low-impact techniques that are sure to make your yard the envy of the neighbourhood.

Please note: When you register you only need to add the number of screens/devices. A registration link to the virtual workshop will be emailed to participants prior to the workshop, if you do not receive a link within an hour of the session, please contact sbenevides@hrca.on.ca

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Need to modify or cancel your booking? Use the link in your confirmation email to access your reservation and make desired changes. Do you have questions about the park, or need further help? Send us an email or call 905-878-5011 ext. 1272 between 9AM and 5PM EST. For technical support inquiries, please contact parkpassfeedback@hrca.on.ca (monitored 24/7 for urgent requests). Refunds must go back to the card used for the original transaction.

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