Sweet Taste of Spring Just Around the Corner

Thursday, March 7, 2013 by Credit Valley Conservation

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“Sweet Taste of Spring” comes to Terra Cotta Conservation Area on Saturday and Sunday, March 23 and 24, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. There will be pancakes, local maple syrup and fun for the whole family.

Visit maple syrup stations and learn how tapping maple trees has changed from the time of First Nations to pioneer and modern times. Enjoy a warm pancake breakfast for an extra charge.

Learn about bird migration and spring baby animals. Make your own pine cone bird feeder to attract birds in your garden at home. Hear expert gardening advice and receive information about how to get ready for spring. Enjoy wagon rides, live entertainment, and more.

Admission is free for ‘Our Credit Conservation Area’ members. Non-members pay $8 for adults, $5 for children four to 12 years old and seniors over 60 years. Children under four are free. Visitors should be prepared for the weather because the event runs rain, snow or sunshine.

For more information call 1-800-367-0890 or visit Terra Cotta is located at 14452 Winston Churchill Blvd., north of the Village of Terra Cotta.


Conservation Authorities are a provincial/municipal partnership. CVC was established by an act of the province in 1954 with a mandate to protect all natural resources other than minerals in the area drained by the Credit River. We have been working for almost 60 years with our partner municipalities and stakeholders to protect and enhance the natural environment of the Credit River Watershed for present and future generations.

Sandy Camplin
Program Assistant, Conservation Areas
Credit Valley Conservation
519.941.6329 OR 1-800-367.0890

Maureen Pogue
Manager, Corporate Communications and CAO
Credit Valley Conservation
905.670.1615 ext. 242


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