December 2017    “From Trees to Water.” Yorklands Green Hub in collaboration with Guelph Urban Forest Friends ran workshops on increasing urban forest canopy coverage to sustain our water cycle at the “Learning for a Sustainable Future Youth Leaders Forum” at U of Guelph.

Summer 2017    University of Birmingham, UK, Civil Engineering student Francesca Brown created this design concept for an all-season pavilion on the proposed YGH site for community workshops and research to showcase environmental education.


March 2016   The University of Waterloo invited YGH to participate in an all-day workshop as part of their March Break program for grade 12 environmental students for all over Ontario.

September 2014  Logo contest: Tim O’Brien, a University of Guelph Landscape Architecture student, won over 15 others.

June  2014     With Nature Guelph, Trout Unlimited and Ontario Streams, a ‘bioblitz’ was held to record species on Parcels 2, 3 and 4 of the former Ontario Reformatory lands.