Dates: Friday, September 20, 2013 – Sunday, September 22, 2013
Location: YMCA Geneva Park
Ontario Nature is holding its fourth annual Youth Summit to bring young leaders from across the province together for a weekend of building friendships and exploring beautiful Lake Couchiching. The Summit will be hosted by Ontario Nature’s Youth Council.
Highlights to look forward to:
- Activities: Bird banding, searching for reptiles and amphibians, hiking, canoeing, nightly campfires and a high-energy team challenge
- Interactive workshops: Ontario’s species at risk, green technology, First Nations traditional medicine, urban planning, local food and MUCH more!
- An inspiring keynote presentation delivered by Rob Stewart, conservationist and creator of the highly-acclaimed films Sharkwater and Revolution
If you are a young person in grades 9-12 and are interested in building your leadership skills, learning more about conservation from experts, or meeting new friends who share a passion for nature, register at www.ontarionature.org/youthsummit.
The Peterborough Field Naturalists Club, has generously provided a sponsorships for a young person from Peterborough to attend this year’s Summit. Their sponsorship ($300) will cover the full cost of a young person’s participation in the Summit.
For more information, please contact Sarah Hedges at email@example.com or 416-444-8419 ext. 241.