Intruder alert! Spongy moths have invaded!

Spongy moth is an invasive insect also known as “LDD moth” (Its latin name is Lymantria dispar dispar. It also used to be called “gypsy moth”.) It’s been in Ontario since 1969. Click here to see a fact sheet about spongy moths. As caterpillars, they...

Carlington Outdoors! Saturday, June 11, 11:00 to 2:00 p.m.

The CCA is going to add more fun to your spring in Carlington! Carlington OutdoorsSaturday, June 11, 202211:00 to 2:00 p.m.Location: Alexander Park (960 Silver Avenue) Join us for an outdoor event showcasing all Carlington has to offer on June 11th at Alexander Park....

Earth Day Activities Happening in Carlington Park

Join Tree Fest Ottawa and Friends of Carlington Woods for Earth Day activities Celebrate Earth Day weekend with your friends and neighbours of Carlington! Join us for arts & crafts, a science station, a sensory scavenger hunt, and more! Events and activities take...

Free Sensory Scavenger Hunt for Teens this March Break

Brought to you by the Friends of Carlington Hill. Unlike a traditional scavenger hunt where you follow clues, this sensory scavenger hunt through Carlington Woods, a 22-hectare urban forest, is all about finding things that you can see, smell, feel or hear. Each...

Thermal Cameras Now Available at Ottawa Public Library

The City of Ottawa’s Climate Change and Resiliency Team has partnered with the Ottawa Public Library to make thermal imaging cameras available for borrowing at library branches. Thermal imaging cameras measure surface temperature using infrared imaging, allowing...

Pollinator Garden Plant Sale, Saturday, September 25, 2021

Nora Lee, the creator of the Clyde Bee & Butterfly Patch, will be holding a Plant Sale at her home, at the corner of Bonnie Crescent and Clyde Avenue in the McKellar Heights neighbourhood (other side of Carlington Woods) on the same day as the Carlington Plant...