What’s On

From Family Nature Walks to special events, there’s always a new adventure planned at the Nature Centre!

If you are unable to view the calendar below, please contact us at naturecentre@highpark.org


Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
Waddlers- Monday 10:00 AM
Waddlers- Monday
May 1 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Waddlers - MondayParent and Child ProgramAges 18 months - 36 months For more info on our clubs, click here. Nature babies and toddlers learn the [...]
At Home in High Park – Mondays – Chickadees 1:00 PM
At Home in High Park – Mondays -…
May 1 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
At Home in High Park Homeschooling ProgramDrop-off or Parent-and-childChickadees: ages 5 – 7 (beginner)Age groupings are flexible, and can be determined on an individual basis. [...]
At Home in High Park- Eagles 1:00 PM
At Home in High Park- Eagles
May 1 @ 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM
At Home in High Park - EaglesHomeschooling Program for 12-16 year olds For more info on our clubs, click here. An extension of the At [...]
At Home in High Park – Tuesdays – Hawks (Senior) 12:30 PM
At Home in High Park – Tuesdays …
May 2 @ 12:30 PM – 3:00 PM
At Home in High Park Homeschooling ProgramDrop-off or Parent-and-childHawks: ages 8 - 12 (advanced)Age groupings are flexible, and can be determined on an individual basis. [...]
At Home in High Park – Tuesdays – Chickadees 1:00 PM
At Home in High Park – Tuesdays …
May 2 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
At Home in High Park Homeschooling ProgramDrop-off or Parent-and-childChickadees: ages 5 – 7 (beginner)Age groupings are flexible, and can be determined on an individual basis. [...]
Small Wonders- Tuesday After School 4:00 PM
Small Wonders- Tuesday After School
May 2 @ 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Small Wonders (Tuesday After School)Drop-off program Ages: 4 – 6     For more info on our clubs, click here.   Get outside! Kids explore the [...]
High Park Rangers 4:00 PM
High Park Rangers
May 3 @ 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
High Park RangersDrop-off ProgramAges 12 – 16  CostNo cost: this is a leader in training program. For more details or to apply, click here. (Supported [...]
Nature Baby 10:00 AM
Nature Baby
May 4 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Nature BabyParent and Child Program Ages 6 months – 18 monthsFor babies who will be carried for the hike portion of the program For more [...]
Ramblers Hiking Club 9:00 AM
Ramblers Hiking Club
May 6 @ 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Ramblers Hiking ClubNature ClubAges: 9 – 12 For more info on our clubs, click here. Saturday mornings are for exploring nature! Get outside for a [...]
Urban Naturalists 9:30 AM
Urban Naturalists
May 6 @ 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Nature Club for Adults Introducing Urban Naturalists, our first ever Nature Club for Adults!  Participants will develop their knowledge and foster a deeper connection to nature as [...]
Budding Blossoms – Family Nature Walk 1:30 PM
Budding Blossoms – Family Nature…
May 6 @ 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
Have you ever wondered how trees reproduce? Join budding naturalists to explore how High Park trees go from sleeping skeletons to blossoming buds in the [...]
Petites Merveilles – samedi 1:30 PM
Petites Merveilles – samedi
May 6 @ 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Petites Merveilles - samediProgramme sans les parents Âges: 4-6 Pour plus d'informations sur nos clubs, cliquez ici. Un programme en français s’adressent aux enfants qui parlent [...]
Waddlers- Sunday 9:00 AM
Waddlers- Sunday
May 7 @ 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM
Waddlers - SundayParent and Child Program For more info on our clubs, click here. Nature babies and toddlers learn the wild ways of High Park along [...]
Knee-High Naturalists- Sunday 1:30 PM
Knee-High Naturalists- Sunday
May 7 @ 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Knee-High Naturalists (Sunday session)Parent and Child ProgramAges 3 – 5 For more info on our clubs, click here. “This is so much fun!!” Knee-High Naturalists [...]
At Home in High Park- Eagles 1:00 PM
At Home in High Park- Eagles
May 8 @ 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM
At Home in High Park - EaglesHomeschooling Program for 12-16 year olds For more info on our clubs, click here. An extension of the At [...]
Knee-High Naturalists- Tuesday Morning 10:00 AM
Knee-High Naturalists- Tuesday M…
May 9 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Knee-High Naturalists (Tuesday morning session)Parent and Child ProgramAges 3 – 5 For more info on our clubs, click here. “This is so much fun!!” Knee-High [...]
Knee-High Naturalists- Tuesday Afternoon 1:00 PM
Knee-High Naturalists- Tuesday A…
May 9 @ 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
Knee-High Naturalists (Tuesday afternoon session)Parent and Child ProgramAges 3 – 5 For more info on our clubs, click here. “This is so much fun!!” Knee-High [...]
Native Plants and Backyard Biodiversity 6:00 PM
Native Plants and Backyard Biodi…
May 9 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Native Plants and Backyard BiodiversityAdult Workshop To register for this workshop, click here. Bring home the birds, bees & butterflies! Watch a Red-eyed Vireo feed [...]
High Park Rangers 4:00 PM
High Park Rangers
May 10 @ 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
High Park RangersDrop-off ProgramAges 12 – 16  CostNo cost: this is a leader in training program. For more details or to apply, click here. (Supported [...]
Wonders of the Woods 4:00 PM
Wonders of the Woods
May 10 @ 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Wonders of the WoodsNature ClubAges 7 – 11 For more info on our clubs, click here. Wonders of the Woods is the perfect way to [...]
Waddlers- Thursday 10:00 AM
Waddlers- Thursday
May 11 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Waddlers - FridayParent and Child Program For more info on our clubs, click here. Nature babies and toddlers learn the wild ways of High Park [...]
Spring Birding for Beginners 7:00 PM
Spring Birding for Beginners
May 11 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Spring Birding for BeginnersWorkshop for Adults Click here to register Learn the basics of birding from naturalist and long time birdwatcher, Zak Smith. This 2-part [...]
Spring Birding for Beginners 7:30 AM
Spring Birding for Beginners
May 13 @ 7:30 AM – 9:30 AM
Spring Birding for BeginnersWorkshop for Adults Click here to register Learn the basics of birding from naturalist and long time birdwatcher, Zak Smith. This 2-part [...]
Saturday Morning Club 9:00 AM
Saturday Morning Club
May 13 @ 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Saturday Morning ClubNature ClubAges 7 – 8 For more info on our clubs, click here. Saturday Morning Club is for young naturalists to meet and [...]
Urban Naturalists 9:30 AM
Urban Naturalists
May 13 @ 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Nature Club for Adults Introducing Urban Naturalists, our first ever Nature Club for Adults!  Participants will develop their knowledge and foster a deeper connection to nature as [...]
Small Wonders- Saturday 1:30 PM
Small Wonders- Saturday
May 13 @ 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Small Wonders (Saturday afternoons)Drop-off program Ages: 4 - 6   For more info on our clubs, click here. Get outside! Kids explore the natural wonders of [...]
Small Wonders- Sunday 9:00 AM
Small Wonders- Sunday
May 14 @ 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Small Wonders (Sunday mornings) Drop-off program Ages: 4 - 6   For more info on our clubs, click here. Get outside! Kids explore the natural wonders of [...]
Waddlers- Monday 10:00 AM
Waddlers- Monday
May 15 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Waddlers - MondayParent and Child ProgramAges 18 months - 36 months For more info on our clubs, click here. Nature babies and toddlers learn the [...]
At Home in High Park – Mondays – Chickadees 1:00 PM
At Home in High Park – Mondays -…
May 15 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
At Home in High Park Homeschooling ProgramDrop-off or Parent-and-childChickadees: ages 5 – 7 (beginner)Age groupings are flexible, and can be determined on an individual basis. [...]
At Home in High Park- Eagles 1:00 PM
At Home in High Park- Eagles
May 15 @ 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM
At Home in High Park - EaglesHomeschooling Program for 12-16 year olds For more info on our clubs, click here. An extension of the At [...]
At Home in High Park – Tuesdays – Hawks (Senior) 12:30 PM
At Home in High Park – Tuesdays …
May 16 @ 12:30 PM – 3:00 PM
At Home in High Park Homeschooling ProgramDrop-off or Parent-and-childHawks: ages 8 - 12 (advanced)Age groupings are flexible, and can be determined on an individual basis. [...]
At Home in High Park – Tuesdays – Chickadees 1:00 PM
At Home in High Park – Tuesdays …
May 16 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
At Home in High Park Homeschooling ProgramDrop-off or Parent-and-childChickadees: ages 5 – 7 (beginner)Age groupings are flexible, and can be determined on an individual basis. [...]
Small Wonders- Tuesday After School 4:00 PM
Small Wonders- Tuesday After School
May 16 @ 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Small Wonders (Tuesday After School)Drop-off program Ages: 4 – 6     For more info on our clubs, click here.   Get outside! Kids explore the [...]
High Park Rangers 4:00 PM
High Park Rangers
May 17 @ 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
High Park RangersDrop-off ProgramAges 12 – 16  CostNo cost: this is a leader in training program. For more details or to apply, click here. (Supported [...]
Nature Baby 10:00 AM
Nature Baby
May 18 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Nature BabyParent and Child Program Ages 6 months – 18 monthsFor babies who will be carried for the hike portion of the program For more [...]
Ramblers Hiking Club 9:00 AM
Ramblers Hiking Club
May 20 @ 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Ramblers Hiking ClubNature ClubAges: 9 – 12 For more info on our clubs, click here. Saturday mornings are for exploring nature! Get outside for a [...]
Petites Merveilles – samedi 1:30 PM
Petites Merveilles – samedi
May 20 @ 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Petites Merveilles - samediProgramme sans les parents Âges: 4-6 Pour plus d'informations sur nos clubs, cliquez ici. Un programme en français s’adressent aux enfants qui parlent [...]
Wild Wetlands of High Park – Family Nature Walk 1:30 PM
Wild Wetlands of High Park – Fam…
May 20 @ 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
Join us to explore the beautiful wetlands surrounding Toronto’s largest pond, Grenadier Pond. Learn why wetlands are such an important ecosystem, and who is living [...]
CANCELLED: Morning Chorus Pre-Dawn Bird Listen 5:00 AM
CANCELLED: Morning Chorus Pre-Da…
May 21 @ 5:00 AM – 7:00 AM
CANCELLED: Morning Chorus Pre-Dawn Bird Listen @ High Park Nature Centre | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER. Please check back next spring, as we will offer this program again in the future. ______ [...]
Waddlers- Sunday 9:00 AM
Waddlers- Sunday
May 21 @ 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM
Waddlers - SundayParent and Child Program For more info on our clubs, click here. Nature babies and toddlers learn the wild ways of High Park along [...]
Knee-High Naturalists- Sunday 1:30 PM
Knee-High Naturalists- Sunday
May 21 @ 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Knee-High Naturalists (Sunday session)Parent and Child ProgramAges 3 – 5 For more info on our clubs, click here. “This is so much fun!!” Knee-High Naturalists [...]
Knee-High Naturalists- Tuesday Morning 10:00 AM
Knee-High Naturalists- Tuesday M…
May 23 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Knee-High Naturalists (Tuesday morning session)Parent and Child ProgramAges 3 – 5 For more info on our clubs, click here. “This is so much fun!!” Knee-High [...]
Knee-High Naturalists- Tuesday Afternoon 1:00 PM
Knee-High Naturalists- Tuesday A…
May 23 @ 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
Knee-High Naturalists (Tuesday afternoon session)Parent and Child ProgramAges 3 – 5 For more info on our clubs, click here. “This is so much fun!!” Knee-High [...]
AFTER-SCHOOL BIRD ADVENTURE 4:00 PM
AFTER-SCHOOL BIRD ADVENTURE
May 23 @ 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
Calling all kids who love birds! Join experts from BIrd Studies Canada to explore the world of birds through this outdoor, interactive scavenger hunt!  Try [...]
High Park Rangers 4:00 PM
High Park Rangers
May 24 @ 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
High Park RangersDrop-off ProgramAges 12 – 16  CostNo cost: this is a leader in training program. For more details or to apply, click here. (Supported [...]
Wonders of the Woods 4:00 PM
Wonders of the Woods
May 24 @ 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Wonders of the WoodsNature ClubAges 7 – 11 For more info on our clubs, click here. Wonders of the Woods is the perfect way to [...]
Outdoor Play in the Early Years: Tuning into Ecological Encounters 6:00 PM
Outdoor Play in the Early Years:…
May 24 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Outdoor Play in the Early Years: Tuning into Ecological Encounters Adult Workshop To register for this workshop, click here. Join experienced early years educators and [...]
Waddlers- Thursday 10:00 AM
Waddlers- Thursday
May 25 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Waddlers - FridayParent and Child Program For more info on our clubs, click here. Nature babies and toddlers learn the wild ways of High Park [...]
Saturday Morning Club 9:00 AM
Saturday Morning Club
May 27 @ 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Saturday Morning ClubNature ClubAges 7 – 8 For more info on our clubs, click here. Saturday Morning Club is for young naturalists to meet and [...]
Doors Open Toronto – High Park Nature Centre at the Forest School 10:00 AM
Doors Open Toronto – High Park N…
May 27 @ 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Join us during Doors Open Toronto! Explore the fascinating history and architecture of the Forest School on a self-guided tour. High Park Nature Centre staff [...]
Small Wonders- Saturday 1:30 PM
Small Wonders- Saturday
May 27 @ 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Small Wonders (Saturday afternoons)Drop-off program Ages: 4 - 6   For more info on our clubs, click here. Get outside! Kids explore the natural wonders of [...]
Small Wonders- Sunday 9:00 AM
Small Wonders- Sunday
May 28 @ 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Small Wonders (Sunday mornings) Drop-off program Ages: 4 - 6   For more info on our clubs, click here. Get outside! Kids explore the natural wonders of [...]
Doors Open Toronto – High Park Nature Centre at the Forest School 10:00 AM
Doors Open Toronto – High Park N…
May 28 @ 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Join us during Doors Open Toronto! Explore the fascinating history and architecture of the Forest School on a self-guided tour. High Park Nature Centre staff [...]
Waddlers- Monday 10:00 AM
Waddlers- Monday
May 29 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Waddlers - MondayParent and Child ProgramAges 18 months - 36 months For more info on our clubs, click here. Nature babies and toddlers learn the [...]
At Home in High Park – Mondays – Chickadees 1:00 PM
At Home in High Park – Mondays -…
May 29 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
At Home in High Park Homeschooling ProgramDrop-off or Parent-and-childChickadees: ages 5 – 7 (beginner)Age groupings are flexible, and can be determined on an individual basis. [...]
At Home in High Park- Eagles 1:00 PM
At Home in High Park- Eagles
May 29 @ 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM
At Home in High Park - EaglesHomeschooling Program for 12-16 year olds For more info on our clubs, click here. An extension of the At [...]
At Home in High Park – Tuesdays – Hawks (Senior) 12:30 PM
At Home in High Park – Tuesdays …
May 30 @ 12:30 PM – 3:00 PM
At Home in High Park Homeschooling ProgramDrop-off or Parent-and-childHawks: ages 8 - 12 (advanced)Age groupings are flexible, and can be determined on an individual basis. [...]
At Home in High Park – Tuesdays – Chickadees 1:00 PM
At Home in High Park – Tuesdays …
May 30 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
At Home in High Park Homeschooling ProgramDrop-off or Parent-and-childChickadees: ages 5 – 7 (beginner)Age groupings are flexible, and can be determined on an individual basis. [...]
Small Wonders- Tuesday After School 4:00 PM
Small Wonders- Tuesday After School
May 30 @ 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Small Wonders (Tuesday After School)Drop-off program Ages: 4 – 6     For more info on our clubs, click here.   Get outside! Kids explore the [...]
High Park Rangers 4:00 PM
High Park Rangers
May 31 @ 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
High Park RangersDrop-off ProgramAges 12 – 16  CostNo cost: this is a leader in training program. For more details or to apply, click here. (Supported [...]