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VISA, MasterCard and Debit card are accepted for in-person registration. There is a 10% discount for families and seniors. Fees are $6 higher for non-residents of Windsor. NEW! You can now register on-line at: www.reconnectwindsor.ca (Call Ojibway first to register for this service).

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Nectar Festival

Learn about the sweet lives of hummingbirds, butterflies and other nectar lovers. Join us for hummingbird banding and tips on how to attract these jewels to your yard. Banding will start around 9:00 am.

Date: Saturday, August 29
Times: 9:00 am-noon
Fee: free admission

PRE-SCHOOL and YOUTH

Wildlife Watchers (ages 7-12)

Discover Windsor’s wildlife through activities, hikes and field studies of our local natural areas including a boat trip to Peche Island. Discover over 100 different species of local plants and animals.
Dates: Monday to Friday, August 24-28
Times: 9:00 am – 4:00pm
Fee: $178 for 5 days

‘Possum Pals (parents and tots ages 2-4)

Children not yet ready to leave the pouch? Join us for this educational and fun parent/tot adventure in nature.
Dates: Mondays September 14 - December 7 (no class October 12)
Times: 10:00am – 12:00pm
Fee: $101/12 weeks

Li’l Nature Nuts (ages 2 ˝-4)

Take a walk on the wild side at Ojibway Park. Enjoy this fun-filled program that includes woodland walks, animal games and nature themed crafts.
Dates: Tuesdays, September 15 – December 8
Times: 9:30 am – noon
Fee: $132/13 weeks

 


ADULT PROGRAMS

Hiking with Ojibway Further Afield

Explore somewhere new! An Ojibway Park naturalist will guide you through one of Essex County's natural gems.
Date: Thursday, September 3
Time: 9:00 – 11:30am
Fee: $11

Fall Hiking at Ojibway

Exercise your body and brain! These brisk morning walks with one of Ojibway Nature Centre's naturalists will introduce you to the many plants and animals in our area. Explore the Ojibway Prairie Complex and meet new friends. Senior discount available.
Date: Thursdays, September 10 – November 26
Times: 10:00 – 11:00am
Fee: $55/12 weeks

Fall Bird Migration Field Course

A series of morning field trips to observe the incredible variety of birds that migrate through Southwestern Ontario each fall. Lead by Paul Pratt.

Morning field trips (8:30 am - noon) to Point Pelee and Holiday Beach.
$16 each ($14.50 for seniors) (dates are tentative)

  1. Sept 12, (Saturday) meet at the Hawk Tower, Holiday Beach C.A.
  2. Sept 23, (Wednesday) meet at the Point Pelee Visitor Centre.
  3. Oct 7, (Wednesday) meet at the Point Pelee Visitor Centre.
  4. Oct 24, (Saturday) meet at the Tip parking lot, Point Pelee



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VISA, MasterCard and Debit card are accepted for in-person registration. There is a 10% discount for families and seniors. Fees are higher for non-residents of Windsor.



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Information last updated: August 2015
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