iWonder: reSTORYing Nature

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The Town of Newmarket will be hosting an iWonder event dedicated to climate change, tree protection and the environment on Saturday, October 5 at the Robert N. Shelton Operations Centre (1275 Maple Hill Court) from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. This family friendly hands-on, activity-based event is meant to engage and inspire residents to think about climate change differently and the things they can do to improve the well-being of our community.

At this event, you will get to:

  • Test drive various electric cars
  • Create fairy and elf boxes for trees that you want to protect
  • Participate in a story-time session with mother earth
  • Provide your feedback on climate change and the tree protection by-law
  • Learn more about our environmentally friendly initiatives (LIDs, Stormwater Management, Active Transportation Plan, Bee City etc.)
  • Go on a tour of our 65,000, square foot, LEED Silver Standard environmentally friendly Operations Centre and more!

All feedback collected will help shape our Climate Change Strategy.

The Town of Newmarket will be hosting an iWonder event dedicated to climate change, tree protection and the environment on Saturday, October 5 at the Robert N. Shelton Operations Centre (1275 Maple Hill Court) from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. This family friendly hands-on, activity-based event is meant to engage and inspire residents to think about climate change differently and the things they can do to improve the well-being of our community.

At this event, you will get to:

  • Test drive various electric cars
  • Create fairy and elf boxes for trees that you want to protect
  • Participate in a story-time session with mother earth
  • Provide your feedback on climate change and the tree protection by-law
  • Learn more about our environmentally friendly initiatives (LIDs, Stormwater Management, Active Transportation Plan, Bee City etc.)
  • Go on a tour of our 65,000, square foot, LEED Silver Standard environmentally friendly Operations Centre and more!

All feedback collected will help shape our Climate Change Strategy.

  • The Town of Newmarket is considering creating a by-law which protects trees on private property. By rating how you feel about the following statements, the Town will gain insight on how to frame the by-law.

    Thank you for taking the time to participate in this survey and help shape our community.

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