The Carolinian Forest Festival relies on the generous support of the community in both cash and in-kind donations.  Our commitment to you is that any donation will go directly towards providing Grade 6 and 7 students with a unique learning experience. Your donation will educate over 2,000 students this fall.

Our sponsorship levels are identified as:

Forest Level Sponsor ($5,000 +)

Tree Level Sponsor ($1,000 - $4,999)

Sapling Level Sponsor ($500 - $999)

Seedling Level Sponsor (up to $499)

Thank you to our 2017 Sponsors




Huron Tractor St. Thomas


St. Thomas Field Naturalists

Winner of the
Carolinian Canada
Conservation Award
for Youth

Volunteers Needed

The Carolinian Forest Festival is a community initiative and requires over 70 volunteers each day from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Contact Information

Betsy McClure,
Festival Coordinator
519-631-1270 x229


“Exceptionally informative and well organized” – Teacher, Mitchell Hepburn Public School

“I liked when the man told us about how woodpeckers make cavities in trees” – Student, Scott Street Public School

“I learned about the environment and how to take care of it!” – Student, St. Jude Catholic School