Walk-the-Bell-Gift

The Kingsmount-Bell Park CAN hosted Walk-the-Bell-Gift on Saturday.  Hike leaders Paul Haynes and Peter Beckett explored the history of Bell Park and its changing landscape over the past 100 years. From the regreening program’s 10-millionth tree to fallback breccia from a 1.85 billion year old meteorite impact, I think W.J. Bell would be pleased.  WatchContinue reading “Walk-the-Bell-Gift”

Your Community Action Network needs volunteers

If you reside within the Kingsmount-Bell Park area and would like to get involved with your neighbourhood Community Action Network (CAN), we would like to hear from you.  Currently we have a vacancy for the position of Secretary on the executive team. Responsibilities include:  Help plan and organize CAN executive meetings (as needed) and generalContinue reading “Your Community Action Network needs volunteers”

Creative “signs” needed

Kingsmount-Bell Park Community Action Network is looking for an individual or business that can create signs, arboretum tags, plaques or similar to recognize the funder and identify the species of trees recently planted at the York Street Playground. We require six signs (three signs and a duplicate set). The “signs” may be attached to theContinue reading “Creative “signs” needed”

KBP CAN is looking for a Secretary

If you reside within the Kingsmount-Bell Park Community Action Network (CAN) and have experience in the role of secretary we look forward to hearing from you. Responsibilities include:  Help plan and organize CAN executive meetings (as needed) and general meetings (3) Record minutes of CAN meetings, and include a list of action items from theseContinue reading “KBP CAN is looking for a Secretary”

Trees take root at York tot lot

Kingsmount-Bell Park CAN volunteers with the assistance of city parks personnel braved the heat on Friday the 13th to plant a mix of shade trees at the York Street Playground. Given time, the twelve trees – a mix of Greenspire Linden, Flame Maple and Celebration Maple – will also add showy fall colours to theContinue reading “Trees take root at York tot lot”