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Property News

The harsh winter and high water created issues, from uprooted trees on power lines to severely damaged docks, on the S.S.C.A. Property this year.  However, we managed to get things open and cleaned up. Despite the rain and cool temperatures, the use of the facilities has been high. The Pickle Ball courts, ...

Kids in the Biosphere

New activity kits are here for 2019 containing wonderful nature and environmental projects.  Kids or grandkids at the cottage? Keep them engaged in the outdoors by signing up your family at  kids@gbbr.ca  or contact Katherine Denune  (kdenune2@gmail.com)  to register and get your one kit/ family.  ...

Early Bird Cottage Social- Saturday, June 15th

Drinks, wine & cheese starting at 5:00pm. Please bring a salad, main, side dish or dessert for 10-12 people. Kids Games: Catapult making contest and Sport Court games! Kindly RSVP at SSCAprograms@gmail.com   ...

Biosphere Walk: Spring Birds & Flowers - May 18

Join other supporters of the Georgian Bay Biosphere Reserve (GBBR) out on the School House Trail for a Spring Hike! Birds will be flying north for the summer and early spring ephemeral flowers will be in bloom. With chances to see colourful warblers and ducks, be sure to bring your binoculars and camera! ...

Ticks that carry Lyme Disease getting closer

Here is an article that appeared on the GBA site back in January that is timely as people start to think about the coming summer. You want to be extra careful with wandering into the woods. Link to GBA Site article - here

Book Launch: From Peonies to Pirates - April 12th @ 4 to 6 PM

From the Parry Sound Library   Join us at the Parry Sound Public Library on Friday, April 12th from 4 to 6 PM for the launch of Jane Shelley and Steven Duff's new book - From Peonies to Pirates.  A story of Parry Sound resident Jane Shelley’s adventures as a ship’s officer - including working ...

Water Levels Report for March 30th

From the GBA. Lake Michigan-Huron has risen 2 inches over the last month, is 6 inches above the previous year’s level, and is forecasted to rise 4 inches over the coming month. Lake Superior’s outflow through the St. Mary’s River is predicted to be above average in March. Lake Michigan-Huron’s ...

Water Levels Report March 23rd

From the GBA ... Since last month, Lake Michigan-Huron has risen 2 inches, is 6 inches above its level of last year, and is projected to rise 4 inches over the next month. Lake Superior’s outflow through the St. Mary’s River is predicted to be above average in March. Lake Michigan-Huron’s outflow ...

Sport Court

  The courts will be ready for play when the ice is out and cottage time begins.  The tentative schedule for weekends and the summer will be Pickleball from 8 to noon and 4 to 6, open play from noon to 4 and after 6.  During the spring and fall or when the courts are not busy there will be open ...

GBBR Native Plant Sale - Order Deadline May 16th

  Download the Native Plant Sale Order Form here!