AUGUST / 2020

August 23/2020/11:00 – 1:00 St. Pierre, Val des Monts

Landscaping: Greening up the yard (Free SEEDS).

Landscaper: Claude Laplante

Folklorist: Denise Markhame

Tour the grounds of the 5 Acre Paradise: learn about annual flowers, perennial flowers, cacti, shrubs and aquatic plants (in the frog pond). Hike to the mountain summit while enjoying tales of the landscape as you travel through it.


Suggested donation 5 $

Reservation & Information: 819 – 410 – 2141 (Verte-alerte/Green-Up)

August 29th – Rescheduled : date T.B.A., St. Pierre, Val des Monts

Electric Car Viewing & Information Session

Electric Car Specialist

FREE Entry

Reservation & Information: 819 – 410 – 2141 (Verte-alerte/Green-Up)

August 30th/2020/11:00am – 13:00 St. Pierre, Val des Monts

A Visit to the Frog Pond: Storytelling for the Family

Veteran Storyteller/Folklorist: Denise Markhame

Counting down the days of summer: The family Story program is a complement to the exploration of a large, thriving frog pond. Discover the luscious diversity of the 5 Acre Paradise, with a picnic and an enriching program, for that final summer hooray. Bring your lunch. (Optional activity – hike to the mountain summit.)

Suggested Donation $10/$5 kids

Reservation & Information : 819 – 410 – 2141 (Verte-alerte/Green-Up)

SEPTEMBER/ 2020

September 5/2020 /Saturday, 10 :00am & 1:00pm,  35 ch. Davidson, Rupert, La Pêche (access by ch. des Érables), 9 minutes from Wakefield

Collect of Young Trees : FREE Maple Saplings

10 :00 – 11 :00am => Arborist & Naturalist : Paul Hetzler

1:00 – 2 :00pm => Algonquin Spiritual Adviser : Albert Dumont (South Wind)

Donation for animators 5 $ 

Information : 819 – 410 – 2141 (no reservation necessary)

*Bring small planting pots if you have them.

September date T.B.A/2020/1 :00pm St. Pierre, Val des Monts

Reaping for Winter : Harvesting Herbs from the Wild

Herbalist : to be confirmed

Entrance 10$/kids 5$

Reservation & Information: 819 – 410 – 2141 (Verte-alerte/Green-Up)

September 19/2020/13 :00 am, St. Pierre, Val des Monts

Tree Identification : Walkabout of the site

Arborist and Naturalist: Paul Hetzler

Paul invites you to meet all the shady characters in the Outaouais. Find a deeper connection with the forest as you learn how to tell a Women’s Rights Tree from a Leprechaun Tree, and so much more! This event is lively, funny, and full of surprises.


Suggested Donation 10$/kids 5$

Reservation & Information: 819 – 410 – 2141 (Verte-alerte/Green-Up)

September 20/2020/1 :00 – 3 :00pm & 5 :00 – 7 :00pm, St. Pierre, Val des Monts

The Equinox Demystified: A Feast of Colour & Story (5:00 Campfire)

Veteran Storyteller/Folklorist: Denise Markhame

Entry 10$/kids 5$

Reservation & Information: 819 – 410 – 2141 (Verte-alerte/Green-Up)

September 23/2020/11 :00 – 12:30, Wakefield (Rupert), La Pêche

September 23/2020/4 :00 – 5:00, St. Pierre, Val des Monts

Canadian National Tree Day: Oxygen – Tree Tales

Veteran Storyteller/Folklorist: Denise Markhame

Suggested Donation 5$ – 10$

Reservation & Information: 819 – 410 – 2141 (Verte-alerte/Green-Up)

September 26/2020/1 :00pm, St. Pierre, Val des Monts

Tree Identification : Walkabout of the site

Arborist and Naturalist: Paul Hetzler

Paul invites you to meet all the shady characters in the Outaouais. Find a deeper connection with the forest as you learn how to tell a Women’s Rights Tree from a Leprechaun Tree, and so much more! This event is lively, funny, and full of surprises.


Suggested Donation 10$/kids 5$

Reservation & Information: 819 – 410 – 2141 (Verte-alerte/Green-Up)

OCTOBER/ 2020

October 3/2020/12 :00 – 4:00, St. Pierre, Val des Monts

World Animal Day : Discovering who we Live With

Naturalist : Claude Laplante

Folklorist : Denise Markhame

Suggested Donation 10$ / kids 5$

Reservation & Information: 819 – 410 – 2141 (Verte-alerte/Green-Up)

October 4/2020/1:00 – 4:00, Wakefield, La Pêche

Electric Car Viewing & Information Session

Wakefield Community Centre, Valley Dr. 

Free Event

Information: 819 – 410 – 2141 (Verte-alerte/Green-Up)