Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority [Central East]

Site: Bradford West Gwillimbury

Service: Scanlon Creek Nature Centre - Outdoor Environmental Education Program

Office Phone 905-895-1281
Toll Free Phone 1-800-465-0437
Fax 905-853-5881
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Primary Contact Nicole Hamley, Education Manager, Lake Simcoe Region Coservation Authority; Phone: ext 243; Email:
Alternate Contact Wanda Black, Senior Administrative Assistant, Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority; Phone: ext 222; Email:
Primary Executive Brian Kemp, General Manager, Conservation Lands; Phone: ext 289
Address & Map
2450 9th Conc
Bradford West Gwillimbury, ON
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Intersection 9th Conc and Hwy 11
Mailing Address c/o Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority 
120 Bayview Pkwy 
Newmarket, ON L3Y 3W3
Physical Access Partially Accessible
Former Name Professor E.A. Smith Natural Resources Education Centre
Description (Service) Nature Centre situated in the Scanlon Creek Conservation Area, offering outdoor and environmental education programs. These include:  
* Scanlon Creek Field Trips - specializes in experiential, curriculum-based learning for students (K to Grade 12 including SHSM) and teachers.  
* Outreach Education - if unable to visit at Scanlon Creek, Outreach Educators can come to the class or community group meeting. Choose from complimentary watershed presentations or outdoor experiential learning with hands-on activities. 
* Training and workshops - training and professional development workshops for teachers and other community groups.  
* Camps - variety of camps each year, including PA Day, March Break and special interest programming 
* Badge Blitz - scouts and guides earn up to 2 badges in one fun-filled day in nature - October 5, 2019
Service Details
Legal Status (51) Registered Charity
Hours Vary, call for details
Areas Served Durham Region ; Peel Region ; Simcoe County ; York Region
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Application forms available online
Languages English ; French - Programs, limitations based on staff availability
Fees Call or email for information.
Service Categories Outdoor Environmental Education

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