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Adult and Teen Programs

Dive into the world of the temperate rainforest as we explore the interconnections between people and this amazing environment. These programs are best suited for teens ages 13 and up and adults.

Cost: $8.50 per person. GST applies to persons 15 and up.

Pre-registration is required. Phone 604-990-3755 to register.

The Mysterious Mason Bee

Sunday, March 5, 1 pm to 2:30 pm

For adults and teens 13 and up.

Presenter: Lianne Shyry. Join local beekeeper Lianne Shyry to learn about the habits and habitat of this native pollinator. Program participants will have the opportunity to purchase a box of 12 to 15 mason bee cocoons for $15 from Two Bees Apiary - please bring cash or cheque for the cocoons.

Natural Basketry

Sunday, March 26, 1 pm to 3 pm

For adults and teens 13 and up.

Presenter: Danielle Szredni. With instructor Danielle Szredni from Laughing Crow Wilderness Skills, learn how to work with natural fibres to create a homemade basket out of jute and wool. Please bring an extra $5 materials fee.

The Edible Rainforest

Sunday, April 30. 1 pm to 2:30 pm. Pre-registration required.

For adults and teens 13 and up.

What can you eat in the forest? Join Ecology Centre staff for a look into the edible berries, shoots, leaves, and roots that grow in the temperate rainforest.

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GardenSmart Workshops

Check back soon to see the 2017 GardenSmart Workshops.

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Volunteer Opportunities

School Program Volunteer

Ages 15 and up

Do you love learning outdoors? Join us to help students from preschool to grade twelve as they explore streams and forests and embark on field studies. Programs run on Monday to Friday mornings. Contact us to set up an interview.

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