urban forest trail in spring by Sasha Fa

Recent Events

Autumn Planting Event 2020

Date: Saturday November 7, 2020

Location: 148th Street and Rotary Way (22nd Avenue near the ball park).

Special thanks: Special thanks to all who came out for the Fall 2020 planting event, including Sunnyside Acres Heritage Society, the City of Surrey's Natural Areas Partnership (SNAP), Surrey Youth Stewardship Squad (SYSS) and community members.


We had 19 participants and 100 plants were successfully planted in the Sunnyside Acres Urban Forest. Many hands made light work! 

When: January each year

Recent location: South Surrey Recreation Centre:

14601 20th Avenue, Surrey, BC, V4A 9P5.

Who? Everybody is welcome to attend our annual general meetings.

Format: Usually an interesting presentation by a guest speaker before a quick business meeting, followed by elections.

Annual General Meetings


2019 Planting Party

Thank you to all of our volunteers, the City of Surrey, and the Rotary Club for all of your support in making the 2019 planting party a huge success.


We had more than 40 volunteers come out. Together, we managed to dig out weeds and plant 223 trees behind the South Surrey Recreation Centre.

Scroll through the gallery to the right to see photos from this event.

Annual Open Houses

Scroll through our gallery of past events and open houses here.

Where to walk when in the park? 

Request a tour from one of the Sunnyside Acres Heritage Society volunteers below.

Become a member of Sunnyside Acres Heritage Society.

Sunnyside Acres Heritage Society is a volunteer group of local citizens who are the stewards of Sunnyside Acres Urban Forest on 24th Avenue in South Surrey.

Annual membership is easy. Fill in this form and send your membership fee ($10 per member) by e-transfer to: sunnysideacressociety@gmail.com