Archive | October, 2015

Ottawa Horticultural Society Event: Edibles in the Garden: Vegetables and Yummy Additions: with Paul Zammit

Join the Ottawa Horticultural Society on October 27th at 7:30 p.m for an exciting event featuring Paul Zammit, the Director of The Toronto Botanical Garden. The session is called “Edibles in the Garden: Vegetables and Yummy Additions: Paul Zammit” and will be held at Tom Brown Arena, 141 Bayview Road in Ottawa. Paul Zammit is […]

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Tree Ottawa Charity of the Month at Moksha Orleans!

Moksha Yoga is a group of independent hot yoga studios committed to ethical, compassionate and environmentally conscious living. A big part of Moksha Yoga means taking your practice off the mat and into the community. Moksha Yoga Orleans have generously added Tree Ottawa to their long list of important organizations that they donate to! Through […]

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Avison Young inspirational Tree Planting!

Local Real Estate Company, Avison Young, puts their money where their mouth is, and buys 325 trees to plant with Tree Ottawa on RVCA land!   Real Estate Company Avison Young is giving back to Ottawa by purchasing and planting 325 trees on their company’s “Day of Giving”, October 15th from 9am-12pm. They will be […]

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Poets Pathway unveiling!

The Saturday bike-hike, October 17, will begin at Britannia Beach at 9am, at the first Poets’ Pathway plaque, near the pier. We will bike for about an hour to the City of Ottawa’s James Bartleman Archives on Tallwood at Woodroffe, and then hike for about 2 hours. We will stop for lunch at Les Grillades near the […]

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Tree Fest Ottawa Event: Indigenous Walk with Jaime Koebel Oct. 9th, 12-1:30p

Join Jaime Koebel, an Otipemsiwak/Nehiyaw (Métis/Cree) artist and educator to walk through parts of Lansdowne Park and along the canal. The guided walk with Koebel is offered as part of Tree Fest Ottawa. This is an opportunity to learn about trees and plants, from an Indigenous perspective, and hear stories about traditional and current uses […]

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Tree Fest Ottawa Event: Hidden Harvest Workshop. Oct. 7th, 12-1:30pm

Tree Fest Ottawa has organized a neighbourhood edible tree walk and workshop with Hidden Harvest Ottawa. The local walkabout will be held on Wednesday October 7, from 12-1:30pm at Civic Gardens Lansdowne Park.   Hidden Harvest Ottawa is a local organization whose goal is to provide neighbourhood food to local residents without having it go […]

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Tree Fest Event: Film Night with Speaker Diana Beresford-Kroeger, October 6, 2015 from 6:30-9:30pm.

Tree Fest Ottawa as well as Forest without Borders is pleased to announce and evening of remarkable short films about the power of trees. The renowned botanist, biochemist and author, Diana Beresford-Kroeger will also be a guest speaker. It will be held in the Horticulture Building at Lansdowne Park in Ottawa on Tuesday October 6, […]

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Tree Fest Event: Cadanza String Duo with Cello and Violin: Oct 4th, 2-4pm

Tree Fest Ottawa’s photography exhibit PhotoSynthesis is on display at The Civic Gardens, Lansdowne Park until October 12, 2015. On Sunday October 4, from 2-4pm Cadenza String Duo will be performing an outdoor concert featuring classical cello and violin near the photography exhibit. Cellist Greg Weeks will be performing with a cello made by Ottawa […]

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