Conservation

Wonderous Wetlands

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Sunday, February 23, 2020 - 12:00pm

What makes a wetland such a great place to enjoy and protect?  Join in the discovery with hands-on exploration, pond dipping for live wetland creatures, crafts, games and more!

Homeschool Science

This series of four 2-hour classes are for home-schooled children aged 7 to 10 years. We provide nature-themed programs with games, discovery and activities which encourage science-based learning while socializing with other home learners.

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Winter Wildlife

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Sunday, January 26, 2020 - 12:00pm

Whether they migrate, hibernate or tolerate the cold season, winter wildlife have amazing ways to deal with this challenging season. Join us as we learn through crafts, games and activities how different animal species adapt to survive the winter months. Admission by donation - $5 per person suggested

 

Bats Facts or Fiction

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Sunday, November 24, 2019 - 12:00pm

Fearsome flyers or pest control experts? Join us for some hands-on discovery, games and crafts featuring the only true flying mammal on earth.  All ages welcome.Admission by donation. Suggested $5 per person 

Creepy Crawlies

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Sunday, October 27, 2019 -
12:00pm to 3:00pm

Sunday, October 27  12 - 3 pm (Drop in anytime) 

They creep, they crawl, and may even give you the willies! Meet a variety of 6 legged, 8 legged and even no legged creatures and find out about their amazing adaptations and how many of them help us out. You might even meet Aunt Nanci, the tarantula!

Admission by donation  $5 per person suggested

Homeschool Science

This series of four 2-hour classes are for home-schooled children aged 7 to 10 years. We provide nature-themed programs with games, discovery and activities which encourage science-based learning while socializing with other home learners. For home-schooled children 7-10 years November 1, 8, 15 & 22Fridays 9:30-11:30am or 1:00-3:00pm  Cost: Members: $72/session   Non-Members: $80/session  Topics: Chemistry, Mycology (mushrooms), Biology, Paleontology Call 250.479.0211 to register starting August 1st

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Biology Buddies

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Wednesday, October 2, 2019 - 9:30am

Kids belong outside! Our Biology Buddies nature classes focus on the natural wonders around Swan Lake. Each class has a different nature theme, which we interpret through games, stories, crafts and an outside ramble. A joyful nature experience is always our goal. For naturalists 4-6 years old

October 2, 9, 16 & 23Wednesday 9:30-11:30am or 1:00-3:00pm  Cost: Members: $72/session  Non-Members: $80/session  Topics: Worms, Owls, Fall Colours, Sleep Deep Call 250.479.0211 to register starting August 1st

 

Wild for Wetlands

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Wednesday, August 21, 2019 -
12:00pm to 3:00pm

What makes a wetland such a great place to enjoy and protect?  Find out with hands-on exploration, pond dipping for live wetland creatures, crafts and games. All ages event. Admission by donation - $5 per person suggested. 

Birds of Prey

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Wednesday, August 7, 2019 -
12:00pm to 3:00pm

Birds of prey have amazing adaptations from keen eyesight to stealth and speed. Come find out more during this fabulous feathered event, play games, make crafts, and even get the chance to examine an owl pellet 

Admission by donation
$5 per person suggested

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