Thurs. Oct. 13th 2011
2011 H&AWOA AGM
Join us at our 2nd FALL H&AWOA ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
Thursday, OCT. 13th 2011
register at 6:30 ~ mtg. at 7:00 pm at the Cayuga Mutual Insurance Company - 23 King St. West, Cayuga
SPEAKERS & TOPICS:
Canadian Chestnut Council on the American Chestnut Tree
Kelly Tonellato on the Cayuga Pike Creek Project
Steve Scheers & Adam Biddle - Forest Update
Terry Schwan - White Pine Seed Orchard Update
Lunch will be served mid meeting. If your membership is due, this is an excellent time to renew
and enjoy a great evening of fellowship, food and forestry information! EVERYONE IS WELCOME!
2011 / 2012 YEAR Sept - Sept events, activities & pics
Sat. Nov. 5th 2011
WPSO WORK DAY
11:00 am to 4:00 pm
Regional Road 20 (10 km west of Dunnville) Any help is greatly appreciated!
This is just for cleaning up branches that have been cut off the trees and moving them to a bigger
pile - not hard work!
Come on out and help for any amount of time you can.
water supplied as well as tools and gloves.
to volunteer - call Dan at 905 765 9740 or email him firstname.lastname@example.org
Sept. 29th to Oct. 2nd 2011
visit H&AWOA at the 139th CALEDONIA FAIR
at the Haldimand Stewardship display inside the exhibition hall
for more info on the Caledonia Fair go to www.caledoniafair.ca
Sat. Sept. 24th 2011 10 a.m. - noon
NATIVE TREE NURSERY TOUR at EARTHGEN International
find out all about ‘EGI’ Technology for deciduous trees and
go on a tour of a native tree plantation with President Adam Koziol
85766 Canborough Road (Near Attercliffe, to the right of the Robinson Road)
visit the EARTHGEN website for more info and a location map www.earthgen.ca
Sat. Sept. 24th 2011 10 a.m. - noon
H&AWOA CHAIN SAW WORKSHOP AND SAFETY COURSE CANCELLED
Sat. Oct. 8, 2011 near Kohler, at the Haldimand Ag Hall
9am to 4pm - wear proper clothing - after lunch we are outside
Cost for this Chainsaw Safety Workshop and Maintenance course is $10 for H&AWOA members
and $20 for non members (lunch is included)
Everyone is welcome - but numbers are limited - money must be in by Oct.5, 2011
RSVP and arrange to remit to Dan Romanoski by Oct. 5th 2011
905 765 9740 email@example.com
theme this year is - A Country Picnic.
Directors Ted Rae and Bob
Gray with his wife Mary at
the Caledonia Fair.
(click on pics for
thanks Bob & Mary
Fri. Jan. 27th 11am -5pm and
Sat. & Sun. Jan. 28th & Jan. 29th 10am -5pm, 2012
H&AWOA at the 2012 HAMILTON WOOD SHOW
at the Warplane Heritage Museum
Hamilton Airport, 9280 Airport Rd. Mt. Hope
Adults $11, Seniors $10 (65+) , Youth $10 (13-17)
(prices include HST)
Admission includes the Warplane Museum! FREE ON-SITE PARKING
come out and visit our display! click here to visit the Wood Show website
Thursday February 23rd, 2012
FOREST HEALTH NIGHT IN HALDIMAND
7:00 pm at the Cayuga Mutual Insurance Company - 23 King St. West, Cayuga
Adam Biddle with the Haldimand Forest Conservation will deliver a forest health report
on behalf of Eric Cleland, MNR Forest Health Tech.
Adam Chamberlin will speak about urban forest health.
EVERYONE IS WELCOME!
Saturday, March 10th 2012 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
MAPLE SYRUP OPERATION TOUR
& PANCAKE & SAUSAGE BRUNCH
Join H&AWOA at James & Kirsten Richardson’s Sugar Bush
131 River Rd. Dunnville ON (between Cayuga & Dunnville)
PANCAKE & SAUSAGE BRUNCH & horse-drawn wagon rides,
with a sugarbush tour by Haldimand Forestry Division technician Morgan VanLaeken
prices: 12 yrs. and up - $11 plus HST, 4 yrs. to 11 yrs. - $6 plus HST, 3 and under free
Saturday March 24th 2012 8:30 am to 4 pm
OWA AGM & WOODLOT CONFERENCE in Peterborough
Don’t miss Ontario’s premiere event for woodlot owners.
For full details and for registration information,
go to the OWA website click here
APRIL 2nd 2012 - deadline
FREE SEEDLING GIVE-AWAY
Up to 50 free trees and shrubs - mail or email in your form by April 2, 2012.
Those who order will be called or emailed with pick up details later in April.
Pick up will be at Dan Romanoski's at 65 Broad Rd. Caledonia
H&AWOA MEMBERS ONLY!
Saturday August 18th, 2012
WHITE PINE SEED ORCHARD TOUR & BBQ
Reg. Rd. #20 (10 km west of Dunnville) across from 911 # sign 3771
11 am tour with a BBQ at noon
hotdogs, hamburgs, drinks & more - bring your own lawn chairs dress for the hike through the seed orchard
RSVP for the BBQ will be needed by Wed. August 15th - call Dan at 905 765 9740 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Check out our WPSO web page for info and a map click here - then come out to see things for yourself in August!
Saturday July 28th 2012
H&AWOA Woodlot Tour and Portable Band Sawmill Demonstration
and Shiitake Mushroom Log Garden Tour
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
We will be having a Woodlot Tour at Ted Rae's farm on Regional Rd 17.
The event will have a few activities planned. In addition to the normal tour there will be a
portable bandsaw mill demonstration and tour of a shiitake mushroom log garden, which will
take place on the Kott 's property a short walk from Ted's Woodlot.
Remember to dress appropriately.
Please RSVP by email or phone by Thursday July 26th as refreshments will be provided and numbers are needed - Thanks
905 772 1393