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Community Parks Week

Ontario Trails Events

Event: Community Parks Week
Date: 2021-01-01 to 2021-12-31
Abstract: Planting a tree during Community Parks Week will make a contribution to the restoration and protection of your community's environment. Watch OPA website for details.
Type: Walk-Urban
Time: 12:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Milton Milton Ontario Directions
Online URL: http://www.opassoc.on.ca/
Cost: Free

Consider Your Own COMMUNITY PARKS WEEK Proclamation

Whereas parks, open spaces and natural environments are essential to the health and ecological integrity of our communities; andWhereas parks and open spaces beautify our environment and create social benefits for individuals and groups; andWhereas active living and recreation opportunities provided from our communities parks and open spaces provide significant preventive health benefits by contributing to a full and meaningful life for the overall well being for citizens of all ages; andWhereas parks provide natural teaching theatres where people gain a respect and understanding for ecological responsibility and commitment, contributing towards the restoration, protection and conservation of the environment for today and for the future; andWhereas the provision and preservation of parks and open spaces are both an investment and essential for our communities collective quality of life;Therefore, be it resolved that "your municipality, school, organization" designates October 1st to 7th as "Community Parks Week" and is encouraged to actively participate in this annual province-wide community initiative through participation in a variety of outdoor activities and experiences which respect and protect the environment.

 http://www.opassoc.on.ca/comparkguide.php