VISIT US AT OPP KIDS DAY – SATURDAY MAY 3 11AM – 1PM AT TUDHOPE PARK

This annual event promises a fun filled morning for kids with lots of fun activities and prizes.  No registration necessary, just bring your kids and drop by for some fun!

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NATIONAL YOUTH WEEK GEOCACHE HIKE EVENT – SATURDAY MAY 3 2PM SCOUT VALLEY

CALLING ALL ORILLIA AND AREA YOUTH

Join us at 2pm on Saturday May 3 at Scout Valley (Ln 15 entrance by Regan House) for a Geocache Hike as a part of NATIONAL YOUTH WEEK!  Just wear appropriate clothes for an afternoon of hiking and treasure hunting with naturalist Bob Bowles and geocache enthusiast Mary Bax.   Please register by emailing info@kidsforturtles.com or call and leave a message at 705-325-5386.

For more info on what’s happening throughout our community in celebration of youth visit their facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/OrilliaNYW

NYW Calendar of Events

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TURTLE GUARDIAN WORKSHOP – Sunday May 4 1-3pm Regan House Scout Valley

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ANNUAL TRAIL CLEAN-UP – THIS SATURDAY APRIL 19 2014

Join us this Saturday for our annual trail clean-up generously sponsored by Tim Hortons.  Come out and help clean-up the fall and winter garbage from the trails and parks in your community.  8:30 am till 12 noon at the pavilion behind the Legion (by the skate park).  Gloves and garbage bags provided along with beverages and snacks and a pizza lunch and water provided by Pizzaville and The Water Store.  SEE YOU THERE!

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DREAMING ABOUT GARDENING?

Download this handy booklet that will show you what plants to plant and how to create a garden of native plants that pollinators will love!

Butterfly Garden Booklet PDF

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Join us for Snowshoe Saunter – Feb 17, 2014

Feb 2014 Snowshoe Event

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TURTLE & FROG IDENTIFICATION WORKSHOP AND NATURE WALK

Join us on June 2, 12:30pm at Lakehead University Rm 2014 for a 2 hour workshop presented by the Toronto Zoo under their Adopt a Pond program followed by a hosted nature walk at Scout Valley.  Space is limited so please RSVP to info@kidsforturtles.com.  WE ARE LOOKING FORWARD TO SEEING YOU THERE!!

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NATIONAL VOLUNTEER WEEK – APRIL 15

Kids for Turtles would like to sincerely thank all of our volunteers who help us to get our word out to the community all year long. We couldn’t do this without you!!

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New Board of Directors!

Kids for Turtles welcomed a new Board of Directors at the December AGM. The new directors include Sandy Agnew, Thamara Laredo, Mike Fredson and Carol Fielding. Joining them are past directors Randy West and Jacquie Kent.

Looking forward to a great year!

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