Friends of Second Marsh invites you to become involved in the celebration of one of Ontario's most exciting urban wildlife areas. Become a member, participate in one of our programs, donate your time or services, encourage your work or other local businesses to sponsor our newsletter, or contact our office at (905) 723-5047 to find out about other ways that you can help the environment by helping Friends.


To inquire about the following events, please contact the Friends of Second Marsh office, or email Wioletta Walancik at wwalancik@secondmarsh.ca or Karen Arbour at karbour@secondmarsh.ca. Scroll down for more current events!

Saturday May 13, 2017 –Invasive Plant Species Removal 9:30am to 11:30am VOLUNTEERS NEEDED(postponed from May 6th due to weather)

Help Friends of Second Marsh remove invasive plants. Let us know if you'd like to be involved by sending Wioletta an email at wwalancik@secondmarsh.ca. She will send out directions and what you need to bring for the day of. Please leave dogs at home for this event.

Saturday June 3, 2017 –Feathered Friends Festival 10am to 3pm VOLUNTEERS NEEDED.

Friends of Second Marsh in partnership with General Motors of Canada will be hosting the 4th annual Feathered Friends Festival at General Motors of Canada headquarters overlooking the McLaughlin Bay Wildlife Reserve and Second Marsh Wildlife Area in Oshawa.
This event is a festival celebrating the return of migratory birds with a live bird show, hikes, crafts and activities. New for this year, we will be including bees, butterflies and bats as part of this festival. There will be no cost to attend this event. Event will run rain or shine. PLease leave your dogs at home for this event.


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