The Humber Arboretum offers numerous free workshops and educational experiences throughout the year related to ecology, gardening, and sustainability.
Participating in as few as two CCR Certified events can earn students an activity listing on their Co-Curricular Record:
Attend at least two (2) Humber Arboretum workshops or public events which have been designated as CCR eligible.
But why stop at Level One?
Attend at least four (4) Humber Arboretum events that have been designated as eligible for the CCR Gardening Specialty. Options could include gardening workshops facilitated by the Etobicoke Master Gardeners, one-off lunch and learns on gardening for the environment, or planting events.
Attend at least four (4) Humber Arboretum events that have been designated as eligible for the CCR Nature and Ecology Specialty. Options could include birding and citizen science workshops held in association with Bird Studies Canada, conservation events run by the TRCA, hands-on workshops removing invasive species, or other activities.
After you have participated in the required number of learning activities, you can apply to have your experience validated through the CCR portal.