René Brunelle

René Brunelle

Events

Event Name Start Date End Date Location Description
Discovery Drop-ins! June 29, 2019 August 31, 2019 TBD

Join park staff for a Discovery Drop-in during the months of July & August.  Bring along your Discovery Activity Book (or pick one up at the Drop-in), and use the equipment and materials provided to explore the park, observe plants and animals, and discover the wonders of nature.  Be sure to share your observations with park staff, take the Discovery Ranger Pledge and receive your very own Discover Ranger Button!  For more information keep an eye out for weekly calendar of events posted throughout the park. 

Wow Wildflowers July 19, 2019 July 19, 2019 Comfort Station

From 6pm to 8pm

Wildflowers come in so many shapes, sizes, colours and smells. Search for them and you might see bugs and birds too…or come face to face with an alien invader! Join us at the Discovery Drop-in to pick up some tips and tools for investigating the wildflowers in our park.

Free Recreational Equipment July 19, 2019 July 19, 2019 Camper's Beach

From 10 am to 4 pm

Come enjoy our recreational equipment for free, 1 or 2 hours free rental.

Available equipment: kayak, canoe, peddle boat and paddle board.

Rock on! July 20, 2019 July 20, 2019 Camper's Beach

From 2pm to 4pm

Did you know that Ontario is home to some of the oldest rocks on Earth? Join us at the Discovery Drop-in to learn where the best rock hunting spots are in the park, and use the Rock On! checklist to record your observations as you explore the park.

Art in the park July 21, 2019 July 21, 2019 Camper's Beach

From 10am to 12pm

Some of Canada’s greatest painters have been inspired by the beauty of nature in Ontario’s provincial parks. Follow in the footsteps of Tom Thomson and the Group of Seven and explore the park to find just the right spot to create your own masterpiece. Art supplies provided.

Science North July 25, 2019 July 25, 2019 Phipp's Point Day Use Area

at 13:00 / à 1:00 pm

Seasons of Change / Crash full tilt into the reasons for seasons!

Join the Science North Bluecoats for an exciting live show demonstrating the science of seasons! Take a trip around the sun to learn about the colours of fall, participate in the precipitation of spring, and even get to see moss flame thrower!

Amazing Amphibians July 26, 2019 July 26, 2019 Camper's Beach

From 6pm to 8pm

Frogs, toads, salamanders, oh my!  The word amphibian means ‘double life’, as most amphibians spend part of their life on land and part in the water.  Stop by the Discovery Drop-in and get set up to explore, observe, and discover the amazing amphibian species that call our park home.

Incredible Insects July 27, 2019 July 27, 2019 Comfort Station

From 2pm to 4pm

In the air, on the ground, and even underwater, insects are everywhere – which makes them easy to explore, observe and discover. Join us at the Discovery Drop-in to pick up some tips and tools for investigating the insects in our park.

Aquatic Acrobats July 28, 2019 July 28, 2019 Camper's Beach

From 10am to 12pm

Wetland and shoreline habitats support a huge variety of life – and are wonderlands to explore! Join us at the Discovery Drop-in and we will set you up to explore, observe, and discover our park’s aquatic inhabitants.

Trees Are Terrific August 2, 2019 August 2, 2019 Camper's Beach

From 6pm to 8pm

How could we live without them? Join us at the Discovery Drop-in and spend some time exploring the diversity and beauty of the trees in our park. We will set you up to take leaf and bark rubbings too! 

Wow Wildflowers August 3, 2019 August 3, 2019 Comfort Station

From 2pm to 4pm

Wildflowers come in so many shapes, sizes, colours and smells. Search for them and you might see bugs and birds too…or come face to face with an alien invader! Join us at the Discovery Drop-in to pick up some tips and tools for investigating the wildflowers in our park.

Art in the Park August 4, 2019 August 4, 2019 Camper's Beach

From 10 am to 12 pm

Some of Canada’s greatest painters have been inspired by the beauty of nature in Ontario’s provincial parks. Follow in the footsteps of Tom Thomson and the Group of Seven and explore the park to find just the right spot to create your own masterpiece. Art supplies provided.

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Rock on! August 9, 2019 August 9, 2019 Camper's Bach

From 6pm to 8pm

Did you know that Ontario is home to some of the oldest rocks on Earth? Join us at the Discovery Drop-in to learn where the best rock hunting spots are in the park, and use the Rock On! checklist to record your observations as you explore the park.

Incredible Insects August 10, 2019 August 10, 2019 Comfort Station

From 2pm to 4pm

In the air, on the ground, and even underwater, insects are everywhere – which makes them easy to explore, observe and discover. Join us at the Discovery Drop-in to pick up some tips and tools for investigating the insects in our park.

Feathered Friends August 11, 2019 August 11, 2019 Camper's Beach

From 10am to 12pm

How many birds have you seen or heard in the park? Ontario’s birds come in all sorts of shapes, sizes, and colours and are an important part of our local biodiversity – the amazing variety of life around us.  Join us at the Discovery Drop-in to pick up some birding tips and head out in search of some feathered friends.

Nature Detectives August 16, 2019 August 16, 2019 Comfort Station

From 6pm to 8pm

You may not always get to see animals in the park, but they’re out there! Join us at the Discovery Drop-in and we will set you up to explore, observe and discover the variety of signs wildlife leave behind.  Who knows what you might find!

Trees are Terrific August 17, 2019 August 17, 2019 Camper's Beach

From 2pm to 4pm

How could we live without them? Join us at the Discovery Drop-in and spend some time exploring the diversity and beauty of the trees in our park. We will set you up to take leaf and bark rubbings too!

Amazing Amphibians August 18, 2019 August 18, 2019 Camper's Beach

From 10am - 12pm

Frogs, toads, salamanders, oh my!  The word amphibian means ‘double life’, as most amphibians spend part of their life on land and part in the water.  Stop by the Discovery Drop-in and get set up to explore, observe, and discover the amazing amphibian species that call our park home.

Night Sky August 23, 2019 August 23, 2019 Comfort Station

From 8pm to 9:30pm

Don’t forget to look up when the sun goes down! Stop by the Discovery Drop-in with your flashlight and get set up to explore, observe, and discover the mysterious night sky. Put together a star chart, learn new tips and tricks to explore the sky, and share your after dark stories!

Aquatic Acrobats August 24, 2019 August 24, 2019 Camper's Beach

From 2pm to 4pm

Wetland and shoreline habitats support a huge variety of life – and are wonderlands to explore! Join us at the Discovery Drop-in and we will set you up to explore, observe, and discover our park’s aquatic inhabitants. 

Rock on! August 25, 2019 August 25, 2019 Camper's Beach

From 10am-12pm

Did you know that Ontario is home to some of the oldest rocks on Earth? Join us at the Discovery Drop-in to learn where the best rock hunting spots are in the park, and use the Rock On! checklist to record your observations as you explore the park.

Night Skiy August 30, 2019 August 30, 2019 Comfort Station

From 8pm to 9:30pm

Don’t forget to look up when the sun goes down! Stop by the Discovery Drop-in with your flashlight and get set up to explore, observe, and discover the mysterious night sky. Put together a star chart, learn new tips and tricks to explore the sky, and share your after dark stories!

Feathered Friends August 31, 2019 August 31, 2019 Camper's Beach

From 2pm to 4pm

How many birds have you seen or heard in the park? Ontario’s birds come in all sorts of shapes, sizes, and colours and are an important part of our local biodiversity – the amazing variety of life around us.  Join us at the Discovery Drop-in to pick up some birding tips and head out in search of some feathered friends.

Incredible Insects September 1, 2019 September 1, 2019 Comfort Station

From 10am-12pm

In the air, on the ground, and even underwater, insects are everywhere – which makes them easy to explore, observe and discover. Join us at the Discovery Drop-in to pick up some tips and tools for investigating the insects in our park.