Posts by Chris Gooderham

Kawartha Lake Stewards Association Spring Meeting

Have you heard of Starry Stonewort? Have you heard firecracker presenter Leora Berman speak about The Land Between? These two fascinating topics are the focus of the Kawartha Lake Stewards’ spring meeting on Saturday May 7th, 10am-12pm. Come join us at the Bobcaygeon Community Centre — prepare to be informed and entertained! The organization will provide an update…

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Calendar now begins week on Sunday

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Happy Earth Day! Most of us wake up on a Monday morning knowing it’s the beginning of another week of our lives. But when we view a calendar, we expect to see Sunday on the left, Saturday on the right, and the days of the week in the middle five columns of the calendar. That’s a normal North American thing, right? When…

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Site Redesigned – New Events Calendar

Site Redesign As you can see, the PFN site has had a makeover. Web technologies are constantly changing and we needed to catch up to comply with mobile devices, web accessibility, and security issues. In addition to improvements on mobile layouts, the redesign gave us an opportunity to use a contemporary event calendar tool with added functionality.…

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The Tree Committee of Urban Selwyn

Love Trees? Save the Date! Join the Tree Committee of Urban Selwyn to learn about the importance of protecting the urban trees of Bridgenorth, Lakefield and Woodland Acres. With speakers such as Dr. Rosana Salvaterra, Medical Office of Heath at PCCHU, Matthew Logan, local Professional Arborist, and Peter Wynnyczuk, President of P&A Urban Forestry. Have…

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Cross-Country Ski Day

Cross-Country Ski Day Sunday February 21 at 2 pm Camp Kawartha (main camp), 1010 Birchview Road, Douro-Dummer Join us for the annual kids cross-country ski day!  This is a great opportunity for kids to try skiing for the first time (thank you to Camp Kawartha for loaning us their skis!).  If you have your own skis, please bring them. Please…

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Night Hike and Mini Film-Fest

Night Hike and Mini Film-Fest Saturday January 23 at 6:30 pm Camp Kawartha Environment Centre, 2505 Pioneer Road, Peterborough Bring the whole family for a winter night hike, guided by the light of the full moon. After hiking in the Trent Nature Areas, we will warm up with some hot chocolate and popcorn as we watch a…

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We were hacked. Apologies to our RSS subscribers

Greetings dear readers and PFN members. To those of you who subscribed to our RSS feed (yes, there still are a few of you who keep up to date using those feeds!) you may have noticed several blog spam posts today about stuff (garbage!) entirely unrelated to our club activities… we were hacked. The web administrator (me……

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Monthly Meeting: Exploring the link between well-being, fitness, and connections with nature

TUESDAY November 10th, 2015 7:30PM Peterborough Public Library Rodney Fuentes is a wellness mentor, personal trainer, ecotourism guide, and a passionate naturalist. Rodney will share revelations from his personal travels as well as his insights as owner of Origins Wellness Retreats, an ecotourism company focused on nature connectedness as a path to improving people’s fitness and well-being.

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