Join the Cumberland Community Forest Society and friends for 10 days of earth loving, community building fun! From April 14th to 23rd we’re joining forces with friends and neighbours from across the Village (and beyond) for a series of events, connection points and learning opportunities t deepen our connection with the earth and with each other!
REGISTRATION for walks opens Tuesday April 11
Friday April 14th – Sunday April 23rd – CCFS Spring Art Auction
Friday April 14th – Cumberland Museum’s “Artists for Conservation” Opening, Exhibition runs till June.
Saturday April 15th – Invasives Removal on the Wellington Trail 12-3 pm
Saturday April 15th – Yarrow Willard’s Plant Walk 1- 2:30
Sunday April 16th – Earth Week Mini Film Fest 3-8pm @ the Cumberland Museum
Monday April 17th – Dawn Copeman Walk “Wetland impacts by Humans and Non-Humans” 2-3 pm
Tuesday April 18th – Dr Kent Brothers Walk “The Forest Hidden Among the Trees” 5:30-7 pm
Wednesday April 19th – “Learning the Language of Place” Youth listening event with Fianna Wilderness School
Thursday April 20th – Curious Bees “Photo Scavenger Hunt” 1-3 pm
Friday April 21st – Medicinal Plant Walk with Master Herbalist Amanda Howe
Friday April 21st – CCFS Spring Trivia (SOLD OUT) – come volunteer!
Saturday April 22nd – Lake Park Community Clean Up 10-1 pm
Saturday April 22nd – Earth Day Picnic in Village Square 1-4 pm w/ music, “Forest in the Village” launch, kids crafts.
All funds raised by the CCFS during Earth Week directly support the stewardship projects of the CCFS including the Cumberland Bat Project / BC Community Bat Program, Western Toad Initiative, Invasive species work, the Perseverance Streamkeepers, Forest in the Village and ecosystem centered signage projects in an around the green and blue spaces of our community.
Stay tuned for detailed event information!