Doors Open at the Westminster Ponds Centre

Join us at the Westminster Ponds Centre for Doors Open London on Saturday, September 17th and share your input as we design the Forest City.

Special Events Throughout the Day:

  1. Join the launch ceremony of the newly renovated Volunteer Training Centre from 11am-11:30am
  2. Share your input on creating a greener and more sustainable London through the public consultation occurring all-day
  3. Celebrate ‘You, Me & Half a Million Trees’ — a celebration of London’s Million Tree Challenge reaching the halfway point (500,000 trees planted and counted!) from 1:30pm to 2:00 pm

Also, from 10am to 4pm, enjoy a fun-filled day of  for Londoners of all ages and interests:

  • Food
  • Open House
  • Self-Guided Tours of Historic Grounds
  • Music
  • Games
  • Face Painting
  • Tree Giveaways
  • Fanshawe Bachelor of Interior Design Concept Displays
  • Play Areas
  • And More!

For additional information, please visit London Heritage Council’s website: https://www.londonheritage.ca/doorsopenlondon

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Hourly Schedule

Doors Open at the Westminster Ponds Centre

11:00am - 11:30am
Volunteer Training Centre Launch Ceremony
Join us in the official launch of the newly renovated Volunteer Training Centre. Through the gracious funding from the Ontario Trillium Foundation, the Volunteer Training Centre (VTC) is a state of the art meeting space situated in the heart of nature. Available for community use, the VTC is perfect for your next workshop, retreat, or gathering. Join us as we unveil this new community asset
11:30am - 1:00pm
VTC Tree Giveaway
Following the launch of the Volunteer Training Centre, ReForest London's Neighbourhood Relief Program will be onsite doing a tree giveaway. Come check out the selection of native trees and walk away with a new tree for your yard while supplies last. A limit of 1 tree per household
12:30pm - 2:00pm
TVDSB H3-ELP Open House
The Environmental Leader's Project showcases what makes their educational experience unique. Attend the open house tour to learn more about the program for grade 10 students and see the great work students have produced.
1:30am - 2:00pm
You, Me, and Half a Million Trees Celebration
Join us in celebrating London’s Million Tree Challenge reaching the halfway milestone of 500,000 trees planted! This fun, family-friendly event will include a program, refreshments, a tree giveaway, prize draw, children’s activities, games, a tree planting ceremony, cake, and so much more!
2:00pm - 3:30pm
MTC Tree Giveaway
Following the celebration of the Million Tree Challenge, ReForest London's Neighbourhood Relief Program will be onsite doing a tree giveaway. Come check out the selection of native trees and walk away with a new tree for your yard while supplies last. A limit of 1 tree per household
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Date

Sep 17 2022
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10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Westminster Ponds Centre

Location

Westminster Ponds Centre
944 Western Counties Rd, London, ON N6C 6A9
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Westminster Ponds Centre

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Westminster Ponds Centre
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(519) 936-9548 x222
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