Adult Programming at the Kortright Centre

Learning on the Land

The Kortright Centre for Conservation is pleased to offer a series of courses and workshops that cater to both amateur and professional naturalists looking to learn new skills in a fun and hands-on environment.

Multi-week Courses

Introduction to Beekeeping • Organic Gardening • Ancient Technologies • The Ontario Naturalist

One-day Workshops

Nature Photography • Astronomy • Birding •Reptiles in Ontario • Trail Running • Spring Wildflowers • Buzz on Bees • Tree Identification • and more....

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Weekday Walks in the Woods

Each week we will explore different areas of the 325 hectare property - meadows, forests, wetlands, ponds and of course the Humber River itself.  Our trained educators will guide you through scenic areas of the sixteen kilometer trail system.

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Sustainability Workshops

The Living City Campus at Kortright offers workshops and certification programs for homeowners and professionals. Our workshops and certification programs cover Renewable Energy Technologies, Green Building Technologies, and much more.

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Sustainable House Tours

Visit and Compare! Take a guided tour or our two LEED Platinum certified houses: one that illustrates sustainable practices that are readily available today, and the other that looks into the near future and demonstrates sustainable and renewable technologies that are up-and-coming.

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