Dr. David Mowat, Medical Officer of Health for the Region of Peel, is the keynote speaker when Credit Valley Conservation (CVC) presents the 12th annual Friends of the Credit Stewardship Forum on Saturday, Oct. 13, atUniversity ofToronto Mississauga from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
This year’s forum is dedicated to the Power of Green: Health, Wellness Nature. Participants can learn how to contribute to a healthier environment; participate in a hands-on learning atmosphere; and engage in group discussion. The event is free and includes a complimentary lunch.
As Medical Officer of Health for Peel, Mowat is responsible for protecting and promoting the health of more than 1.3 million residents ofBrampton,CaledonandMississauga. The keynote address begins at 9 a.m. Morning sessions run from 10 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., followed by a volunteer appreciation lunch from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. There will be a global café discussion in the afternoon for Non-Government Organizations (NGOs) from 1:30 to 3 p.m.
The stewardship forum is open to anyone who lives in the Credit River Watershed and has an interest in the environment. To register or for more information visit: www.creditvalleyca.ca/learn-and-get-involved/stewardship-forum/forum-sessions/.