Spring and Fall Walk Schedule

Several times each year, The Friends of Walkers Creek and the Friends of Malcomson Eco Park give guided walking tours through the various park areas. So, mark your calnedar and put on your comfy walking shoes and join us for a leisurely stroll through the area parks!

Spring Walks

Date & Time

Description

Meeting Location

Thurs May 11, 10am Walker’s Creek Pk South Parnell Rd and Walker’s Creek
Thurs May  18, 10am Malcomson Eco Pk Lakeshore Rd at Niagara St.
Thurs May 25, 10am Cindy Pk Cindy Drive and Walker’s Creek
Sat June 3, 10am Malcomson Eco Pk  Lakeshore Rd at Niagara St (Family Walk)
Sat June 10, 10am Cherie Rd Pk Cindy Rd at Walker’s Creek

Fall Walks

Date & Time

Description

Meeting Location

Thurs Sep 7, 10am Walker’s Creek Pk S Parnell Rd and Walker’s Creek
Thurs Sep 14, 10am Malcomson Eco Pk Lakeshore Rd at Niagara St.
Sat Sep 23, 10am Cindy Pk Cindy Drive and Walker’s Creek (Family Walk)
Sat Sep 30, 10am Malcomson Eco Pk  Lakeshore Rd at Niagara St (Family Walk)
Thurs Oct 12, 10am Cherie Rd Pk Cindy Rd at Walker’s Creek

General Membership Meeting

The Friends of Walker’s Creek is hosting a General Membership Meeting…

 

When:

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Time:

7:00 PM

Where:

Grantham Lions Club (Niagara Street at Parnell Road) – Please use the Parnell Rd entrance

 

Aggenda:  

Updates of ongoing projects and plans for the 2017 season.  Updates from our city councillors.

 

·       Membership Cards for 2017 will be available for anyone wanting to renew their membership at that time…and for those that have already paid.

 

·       Rice Road Greenhouses have been contacted by email and we are waiting for a reply to see if they are having their Horticultural Day and our participation, as they have in previous years.  As soon as we hear, we will advise.

 

·       Walker’s Creek Stewardship Guides will be available for anyone that hasn’t received a copy.

 

·        Please bring a friend.

 

Meet with Grantham Ward Councillors

A good chance to chat with our Grantham Ward Councillors!

General Membership Meeting

The Friends of Walker’s Creek is hosting a General Membership Meeting…

 

When:

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Time:

7:00 PM

Where:

Grantham Lions Club (Niagara Street at Parnell Road) – Please use the Parnell Rd entrance

 

Josh Diamond, our Guest Speaker, is a long-time resident of north St. Catharines and lives in the Walker’s Creek watershed.  He attended both Brock University (Bachelors of Science / Masters of Science) and Niagara College (Certificate in Ecosystem Restoration).  Josh has been working with Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority (NPCA) since 2001 in the Water Quality Monitoring Department.

Presentation – Tracking Watershed Health in Niagara 

 

·        Walker’s Creek Stewardship Guides will be available for anyone that hasn’t received a copy.

 

·        Grantham Ward Councillors Sandie Bellows and Bill Philips will be available with updates and answer questions on what’s happening in the city

 

·        Please bring a friend.

 

Star Gazing

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Come out to our annual Stargazing Night in Cindy Road Park. Saturday, September 10th, 2016 from 8pm to 11:30pm. Fun and informative for the whole family! And it’s FREE!

Free parking is available on the roads bordering the park, including Wilcher Drive and Cindy Drive.