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A global festival of cultural activity on climate change – ArtCOP21

Join rare and partners Divest Waterloo, CREW, and BRIDGE as we celebrate the global festival of cultural activity on climate change with a series of free events. From November 30 to December 8, as world leaders meet in Paris for the most important United Nations Climate Conference (COP21) in a generation, people around the world […]

Giving Tuesday 2014

  Black Friday, Cyber Monday…Giving Tuesday! DONATE NOW! Giving Tuesday is a global day of giving. After the sales of Black Friday & Cyber Monday, Giving Tuesday is a time to celebrate and encourage activities that support charities and non-profits. Whether it’s making a donation, volunteering time, helping a neighbour, or spreading the word, Giving […]

Eastern Comma; Writer-in-Residence Open House

Eastern Comma Writer-in-Residence Open House, Reading, and Walk with Poet and Philosopher Karen Houle Saturday, November 8, 1-4 PM 2014 North House at rare Charitable Research Reserve (681 Blair Road, Cambridge ON) The location is physically accessible and admission is free. Click here to register now! The leaves crunch underfoot. The ground cherries ripen, dusty. […]

Companies find rare an attraction

Posted on December 19, 2013: By Ray Martin CAMBRIDGE  – A growing number of companies are climbing on board with Cambridge’s rare Charitable Research Reserve. “It’s been a combination of things,” said Patti Leather, rare’s director of development and community relations. “We’ve been in the community and the region for 12 years and we’ve […]

Executive Director of rare, Susan Whelan, becomes Justice of the Peace

(Cambridge/North Dumfries 2013): Just shy of two years at the helm of the rare Charitable Research Reserve, Executive Director Susan Whelan, says good-bye after learning Friday that she has been appointed as a Justice of the Peace. Associate Chief Justice/Coordinator of Justices of the Peace, John A. Payne, advised Ms Whelan of the new opportunity […]

Coyotes at rare are an important part of a healthy wildlife community

Coyotes have inhabited Ontario for more than 100 years, and have thrived in an expanding urban environment. The green space at rare provides excellent habitat for coyotes, and while they are generally not a threat to human safety, sightings can be nevertheless unsettling for hikers, joggers, and dog walkers. The best thing to do is […]

rare Blair Road barn gets new life

(News Story from The Record) CAMBRIDGE — After 170 winters, an unusual stone barn along Blair Road is in need of major repairs.  Read the rest of this story on The Record.

rare Charitable Research Reserve
1679 Blair Road
Cambridge, ON N3H 4R8
(519) 650-9336
Charitable Registration:
#8776 15914 RR0001