Club News

PFN Annual General Meeting

Join us for PFN’s 78th Annual General Meeting Keep up to date on PFN business, elect the next executive, enter the raffle/silent auction for prizes, enjoy a delicious meal and stay for an entertaining presentation. Tickets are just $40. for the evening, and can be reserved by contacting Lynn Smith at smithfam@nexicom.net OR Phone at…

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Monthly Meeting September ***SPEAKER CHANGE***

***SPEAKER CHANGE*** **NOTE: VENUE CHANGE!** Monthly Meeting: Melanie Boudreau Peterborough Lions Banquet Hall and Meeting Centre 347 Burnham St – Peterborough Date(s) – 09/13/2017 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Location Peterborough Lions Banquet Hall and Meeting Centre ALERT! Venue Change! Due to construction at the Environment Centre this Club meeting (and October’s) will be held…

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Guest Presentation September 13th 7:30pm Matt Ellebeck

Guest Presentation September 13th 7:30pm Matt Ellebeck Camp Kawartha Environment Centre, Peterborough ON Matt Ellebeck (SavetheSalamanders.com) is a Salamander Advocate and Conservationist and a Partner of Amphibian Survival Alliance (ASA) the world’s largest partnership for amphibian conservation. Nicknamed Salamander Man, Matt has developed his passion since he first observed these amphibians as a child and…

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Next Monthly Meeting: Thickson’s Woods April 12th

Monthly Meeting:Thickson’s Woods April 12th   I hope you were one of the packed house for Peter B. Mills presentation on Ontario Amphibians.   Please mark your Calendars for April 12th which is our next presentation:   Thickson’s Woods is the last remnant of old-growth pines on the north shore of Lake Ontario. In 1983…

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Presqu’ile Waterfowl Viewing Weekend March 25-26/2017

Presqu’ile Waterfowl Viewing Weekend March 25-26/2017 10am to 4pm Presqu’ile will be hosting their 41st Waterfowl Viewing Weekend, where nature enthusiasts can come and appreciate one of the great natural spectacles on earth – the return of migrating waterfowl to their staging areas along the lower Great Lakes.  Presqu’ile is well situated to experience this…

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Volunteer Corner – A Request

For 18 years PFN members have enjoyed refreshments at the Club meetings, thanks to Emily Pettypiece and her backup, Don Pettypiece. However, they feel it is time to retire from this job and they encourage others to come forward to take their place. Many thanks to Emily & Don! Please contact Lynn Smith smithfam@nexicom.net if…

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Member Survey: Digital Communications

Hello PFN Membership, To serve you better, the PFN Board would like to learn more about how you interact with various modes of digital communication (our website, Facebook, Twitter, etc.). Please take a few minutes to complete the survey below. The results will help us to understand how we can better serve club information to you and…

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Outing to Presqui’ile Provincial Park on Saturday, August 27

PFN Presqu’ile Outing at Shorebird Peak The Peterborough Field Naturalists scheduled outing to Presqui’ile Provincial Park on Saturday, August 27 is coinciding with the peak of shorebird migration according to a recent post on OntBirds by Ron Pittaway and Jean Irons. ‘Shorebird habitat is excellent at Owen Point in Presqu’ile Provincial Park on Lake Ontario…

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