When 22 days to go June 15, 2024 at 10:00am 5 hrs
Where Bowness Community Association 7904 43 Ave NW, Calgary, AB T2G 4B9, Canada
Contact Daniel [email protected]


Nature-lovers, urban foresters, gardeners and greenthumbs, we invite you to join us for a Mini-Forest planting event in NW Calgary.

Saturday 15th of June, 10 am to 3pm

At The Bowness Community Association,
7904 43 Ave NW, Calgary, AB T3B 4P9

What to bring:

  • closed-toed shoes/boots
  • sun protection eg. hat/sunscreen/sunglasses
  • refillable water bottle
  • small shovel/trowel and/or rake marked with name
  • gardening gloves marked with name
  • any personal medical requirements, eg Epi pen or allergy medication (bee stings, seasonal allergies)
  • folding or other chair for sitting during breaks (optional)


What to expect: 

  • physical exertion, walking to planting site, carrying plants or equipment, digging and watering,
  • light tasks will be available for people who are unable to do physical labor


To register as a planting volunteer for Saturday 15th, please use the link below to register with Bowness CA.
Note: You will be required to sign a waiver form as part of your signup through Bowness CA.

Register here:
Bowness CA Registration for Planter Volunteers


We are also looking for 10 Zone Captains! Are you...

  • an experienced gardener/tree planter 
  • available on Friday June 14th from 4pm to work on plant/tree organizing, creating a grid with flagging tape and help assembling planting kits
  • available Saturday June 15th from 8am to lead a team of planter volunteers


To volunteer as a Zone Captain for June 14th & 15th, please RSVP on this page and you will be contacted by our coordinator in advance of the event.



This Mini Forest planting event is supported by:



Will you come?