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Greater Toronto Area

Family Day at the Terra Cotta Conservation Area

Spend your last PA Day of the school year in the forest!

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Family Day at the Terra Cotta Conservation Area
PA Day (for PDSB students)
Friday, June 29th, 2018
9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. 

Rain or shine

Activities include: 

  • Butterfly Demonstration: Join UTM Professor of Biology Marc Johnson to learn about the diversity of butterflies, bees and flies living all around us and their role as pollinators! Prof. Johnson will also demonstrate how to observe, catch and release butterflies. 
  • Wildlife & Forest Species Hike led by Nature Guide Conservationists: learn about the forest species and the history and importance of nature to Indigenous communities across Ontario 
  • Guided Wetland Tour: learn about turtles, birds, and more!
  • Sounds of Nature Tour: learn how different species interact with one another


Just $10 per person admission 
Recommended for children aged 6 to 12 and their adults 

Admission includes:

  • Park admission 
  • BBQ-style lunch 
  • Parking 

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