Past Events

June 2, 2018: Peering Down the Well

Friends of the Salmon River hosted a half-day of groundwater activity in the Beaty Water Research Centre, at Kennedy Field Station north of Tamworth.


March 1, 2018 in Ivanhoe, N of Belleville

Going Solar

Hastings Stewardship


Feb 28, 2018 at 7pm in Elginburg, N of Kingston

Managing Your Woodlot for Wildlife

Ontario Woodlot Assoc. Limestone Chapter


Feb 26, 2018 at 7pm. in Belleville

Of Roads and Wildlife w/ Dr. Ryan Danby

Quinte Field Naturalists


The First in the Hastings Stewardship – 2018 Winter Speaker Series

Want to know what to do when you are face to face with a 375 lb. Black Bear that is unhappy? Find out at our BearWise talk on January 25 in Ivanhoe.

Presenter, Colin Higgins has been Regional Wildlife Biologist and Management Biologist at MNRF, Peterborough and Bancroft Districts. He has worked on capture, relocation, the BearWise program, population surveys, and more. Colin will address bear biology, behaviour, range, and safety.

January 25/18
7 to 9 pm
Huntington Veterans Community Hall, 11379 Highway 62, in Ivanhoe

“Bear” with us on Thursday, January 25 from 7 to 9 pm at the Huntington Veterans Community Hall, 11379 Highway 62, in Ivanhoe.

An entrance fee of $5.00 per person (or a donation) will help cover costs. Children are free.

For information, contact Matt at 613-391-9034 or

For the Winter Speaker Series lineup, visit


Quinte Field Naturalists January Meeting

Topic:  The Fall and Rise of the Bald Eagle

Speaker:  Terry Sprague

Date: Monday, January 22, 2018

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Location: Sills Hall, Bridge Street United Church, Belleville

Prince Edward County naturalist Terry Sprague, will tell of the disappearance and return of this majestic bird as a nesting species in Prince Edward County.

All are welcome. Free of charge, donations are lovely!

For more information:
Denice Wilkins
Quinte Field Naturalists


January 15, 2018 in Napanee​

Don’t Let Your Well or Septic System Keep You Awake at Night!

Hosted by the Lennox and Addington Stewardship Council

Focus on groundwater vulnerability, water quality, groundwater research work, septic systems, and how to manage both well and septic systems.

At Strathcona Paper Centre in Napanee ​on Mon, Jan 15 from 6:30 – 9:30 pm, no charge


  • Regional expert speakers
  • Groundwater Protection Workbook for participants
  • Valuable draw prizes, including well water tests valued at over $300.