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City of Ottawa Event Invitation: Wildlife Speaker Series on September 26, 2017
September 26, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Celebrating Canada’s Iconic Trees and Flowers
Featuring “The Flowers of Canada” art exhibit by Mary Margaret Land
Speaker: Ken Farr, Canadian Forest Service
Tuesday September 26, 2017
7 p.m. Art Exhibit and Nature Expo
8 p.m. Opening remarks and Presentation
Admission is free and will be on a first come, first served basis.
In honour of Canada’s 150th anniversary, National Forest Week, and National Tree Day (September 27), the City invites residents to learn more about Canada’s iconic trees and flowers. This event includes displays by local organizations, an exhibit by Canadian artist Mary Margaret Land, and a presentation by Ken Farr. Canada’s trees, flowers and other plants are among our greatest natural resources, and have helped to shape this land’s history and cultures. Many of our native species are recognised as official provincial and territorial symbols. Come learn more about these iconic species!