Haliburton Sculpture Forest: The Forest Where It’s Art – Tuesday August 8, 2015

The Forest Where It’s Art
When you go down to the woods today, you will be in for a big surprise! Discover the treasures and stories of 27 unique sculptures and 3 sculpture benches hiding in the Haliburton Sculpture Forest. Suitable for adults, teens, and children. To register call 705-286-1777 or email tourism@myhaliburtonhighlands.com Here are the details

DATE: Tuesday, August 18 
START TIME: 10:00 am
DURATION: 1.5 hours, 1km
LOCATION: Haliburton Sculpture Forest, Haliburton
AMENITIES: Parking, washrooms, water, shelter
LEADER: Kristy Bourgeois & Jim Blake 
LEADER BIO: Raised in Haliburton, Kristy is a 2015 graduate of the Digital Image Design program at Haliburton School of the Arts. As Community Outreach & Summer Program Coordinator, Kristy is looking forward to guiding you through this remarkable outdoor sculpture gallery. Jim is a story teller, animator and manager of the Haliburton Sculpture Forest. He is a very active member of the arts community in the Haliburton Highlands, wearing many hats and contributing greatly to the vitality of the community 
DIRECTIONS: From Haliburton take County Rd 21 towards Minden. Turn right on Industrial Park Rd. follow it to College Drive, turn right, follow to Fleming College parking lot. Meet at kiosk at corner of the first parking lot on the left. From Minden take County Road 21 to Haliburton. After first set of lights turn left on Industrial Park Road and continue as described above. The travel distance from Minden is approximately 25 km. GPS coordinates: N45.05154 W78.52186

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Haliburton Land Trust: Wild About Nature Gala Sept. 27, 2015

Don't miss our annual fundraising & celebration event-and go "Wild About Nature"!  Join us on Sunday, September 27th for an evening of great food, good friends, and lots of fun.  Our annual fundraiser brings together a diverse group of fun and interesting people from our Land Trust community.  Highlights of the evening include a Silent Auction, Loonie Auction, the drawing of our annual Raffle prizes and the announcement of this year's Enviro-Heroes.

Schedule of events:

4:30 pm Cocktails & Social, Appetizer's, Silent Auction

6:00 pm Dinner, Loonie Auctions

7:30 pm Enviro-Hero Awards, Raffle Draw

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Hike Haliburton September 17-20th 2015

The 13th Annual Hike Haliburton Festival takes place this year from September 17-20th.  Hike Haliburton is Canada's largest hiking festival, with over 75 guided hikes, entertainment, food and surprises around every corner.  For more information or to register, visit www.hikehaliburton.com hh logo