Event Schedule

Shows and Demonstrations

8:00 AM Kids’ Run for Nature Registration Opens
9:00 AM Run Begins!
11:00 AM Mill Pond Splash Opening Ceremony
11:15 AM Envirodrum
12:30 PM Canadian Raptor Conservancy
1:00 PM Richmond Hill Concert Band (at Gallery of Artists)
2:00 PM Mill Pond Mermaid with Shadowpath Theatre
2:30 PM Richmond Hill Concert Band (at Gallery of Artists)
3:00 PM Speaking of Wildlife

All Day Activities

Make a Button
Design and make your own button with an environmental theme!

See Native Wildlife
Get up close with native wildlife

Art Activity
Visit the Gallery of Artists!

Face Painting
Add a little colour to your day by getting your face painted!

Play Fish Jeopardy
Test your knowledge of fish from our local ecosystem!

Make a Seed Ball
Get your hands dirty and make a seed ball to grow some wildflowers

Pollinator Planting
Plant milkweed and native wildflowers to support the growth of pollinator communities for current & future generations! We’ll be joined by the Monarch Teacher’s Network of Canada—a collective of educators and nature enthusiasts who teach others to connect with nature through hands-on experiences and work to actively restore the monarch butterfly habitat in Canada.

Check out our vendors and exhibitors!
There’s lots to see and do all along Mill Street!

Grab some food!
Sample some delicious food at one of our food trucks!