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LEAF is dedicated to the protection and improvement of the urban forest, our cities’ trees. They work to sensitize urban dwellers to the importance of trees to our way of life and to train volunteers to be Tree Tenders so our cities’ forests thrive and prosper. Stay tuned for special events.

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  • September Events
     
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    Sept. 9: Ashbridge Estate Tree Tour

    Come explore the living heritage of historic Ashbridge Estate, a two-acre oasis in Toronto’s east end. Discover trees planted by the Ashbridge family during their two centuries of living here, and find out how the land has changed over time.


    Tuesday, September 9, 2014 – 6:00p.m. – 8:00p.m.
    Cost:
    $5.00 suggested donation
    Registration Recommended
    Location:
    Ashbridge Estate
    1444 Queen St E. (Queen St E and Greenwood Ave)
    Toronto, ON M4L 1E1


    For more information, visit the LEAF website.


    Sept. 11: Tree Tenders Volunteer Training (fall session)

    Thursday, September 11, 2014 – 6:00p.m. – 9:00p.m.
    Cost:
    $50 + HST or $70 (+HST) with Citizen Arborist manual (recommended)
    Registration required
    Toronto Botanical Gardens
    777 Lawrence Ave. E. (at Leslie St.)
    Toronto, ON M3C 1P2


    This multi-day course is designed for individuals who want to gain tree-related knowledge and skills. If you’ve ever wanted to learn more about trees and how to properly care for them, then this course for you!


    Full course dates & times:

    Thursday, September 11, 2014, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
    Saturday, September 13, 2014, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    Tuesday, September 16, 2014, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
    Thursday, September 18, 2014, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.


    For more information, visit the LEAF website.


  • October Events
     
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    Oct. 5: Milne Hollow Tree Tour

    Milne Hollow: a natural history walking tour


    Sunday, October 5, 2014 – 1:30p.m. – 3:30p.m.
    Cost:
    $5.00 suggested donation
    Registration Recommended
    Lawrence Avenue East and Don Valley Parkway
    Meet at the picnic tables by the parking lot at the end of Old Lawrence Avenue
    Toronto, Canada


    For more information, visit the LEAF website.


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