Nov 12, 2023 @ 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Friends of the Farm
Building 72
Dominion Arboretum
Friends of the Farm

Winter Approaches at the Dominion Arboretum – this event has taken place

WHEN: Sunday, November 12, 9:30 a.m. Please note: Our registration policy has changed. Registration is for one individual only. Each attendee must be registered separately. The tour will take place RAIN OR SHINE.

WHERE: Meet at Building 72 in the Dominion Arboretum (east of the roundabout at Prince of Wales and the NCC Driveway)

WHAT: This event will focus on the condition of trees as winter approaches. Enjoy one last event before the grounds are blanketed in snowfall. We’ll discuss the joys of exploring trees and forests in winter, and tips on how to do so. Topics of tree dormancy, deciduous vs. evergreen, fallen leaves, cold-hardiness, and effects of the long cold winter will be explored.

Tour leader: Owen Clarkin

Attendance is limited to 40 people. If spaces fill up, you may ask to have your name added to a waiting list by sending us an email.

Register: Although the tours are free and open to the public, you must register in advance to attend by filling out this online form. Please note that free parking at the Arboretum and Farm is becoming more limited. Paid parking is available at the Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Museum, a short walk from the Arboretum.

COST: Admission is free, but donations are gratefully accepted during the tour.

INFO: Email info@friendsofthefarm.ca with questions or any issues with registration.

Admission to the tour is free but registration is required. Places are limited, so first come, first served.