From September through June, TOC members and their guests meet on the second Monday of each month except the first Monday in May and the third Monday in October.

Meetings are held at 7:30 p.m. at the High Park Nature Centre (formerly High Park Forestry School), located at 375 Colborne Lodge Drive in High Park, Toronto.Directions to High Park.

2023 MeetingsTop

9 January

Wayne Humphries - Masters in Environmental Science, York University

"Virtual Presentation - The Importance of Public Engagement in Conservation Management - The Murre / Turr Hunt in Bonavista Bay, NL - A Case Study."

13 February

Paula and Michael Webster

"Virtual Presentation - The Condor's Feather-Travelling Wild in South America"

13 March

Brett Forsyth

"My Big Green Year"

17 April

Brendon Samuels - PhD candidate in the Department of Biology at Western University

"Helping Birds Through Community Science"

1 May

Bill Read - President, Ontario Eastern Bluebird Society

"Bluebirds and Apple Orchards"

12 June

Rebecca Heisman - Author

""Virtual meeting" - Flight Paths - How a Passionate and Quirky Group of Pioneering Scientists Solved the Mystery of Bird Migration"

11 September

Chris Early - Interpretive Biologist and Education Coordinator, The Arboretum, University of Guelph

"From the Pantanal to Penguins: Southern Birding at its Best!"

16 October

Robert Bell, Author

"Out of the Lyme Light and into the Sunlight"

13 November

Dr. Erica Nol. Professor, Trent University and OFO's Ornithologist of the Year.

"Avian movement ecology: the new frontier. Please note this is an in-person meeting!"

11 December

John Carley, Justin Peter, Julia Zarankin

"Members Night - in person Birds of the Grasslands and Cypress Hills Region-John Carley. Birds of South Georgia-Justin Peter. Birding in Kachemak Bay Alaska-Julia Zarankin."