Why Forests Matter, Halifax (Photo by Mike Dembeck)

Why Forests Matter, Halifax (Photo by Mike Dembeck)

Events

The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) hosts many events across Canada. Take a look at what's taking place in your home province and come spend some time with the NCC community.

For general inquires please contact events@natureconservancy.ca

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  • The Weston Family Tall Grass Prairie Interpretive Centre, MB (Photo by Mike Dembeck)
    Tall Grass Prairie Stargazing Party
    April 27, 2019

    Weston Family Tall Grass Prairie Interpretive Centre

    Join the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada and the Nature Conservancy of Canada to enjoy the night skies and learn about the cosmos from experts. Learn about dark sky preserve designation for the Tall Grass Prairie Preserve and why darkness is important for nature, and for people. In the event of cloudy weather this event will be re-scheduled. Check back for updates or contact our office: 1-866-683-6934 or Manitoba@natureconservancy.ca

  • In Bloom Wildflower Festival (Photo by Tim Ennis/NCC)
    In Bloom Wildflower Festival
    April 27, 2019

    Duncan, BC

    Come and experience the Cowichan Garry Oak Preserve at the height of its beauty, at this family-friendly nature festival.

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    Join NCC at the City Nature Challenge
    April 27, 2019

    On April 27th Nature Conservancy of Canada staff will lead citizens out into the future Halifax Wilderness Park to take part in the City Nature Challenge. An international citizen science ‘bioblitz’ started by the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County and California Academy of Sciences, the City Nature Challenge engages people and cities across the world to see who can make the most observations, who can find the most species and who can engage the most people. Anyone can take part, no matter your level (or lack) of expertise.

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    Income Tax Reduction and Estate Tax Elimination
    May 1, 2019

    Saskatoon, SK

    Join us for an exclusive presentation on how estate planning can help reduce your taxes and at the same time leave a lasting legacy for nature.

  • Looking west to the Purcell Mountains, across Luxor Linkage (Photo by Bonnie-Lou Ferris)
    Luxor Linkage: Connections to Land and Water
    May 7, 2019

    Edgewater, BC

    Join Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) staff, along with expert birder Cam Gillies, for a tour of the Luxor Linkage Conservation Area, north of Edgewater. This tour is part of the Wings Over the Rockies Festival.

  • Yellow-headed blackbird (Photo by Gail F. Chin)
    LIC Exclusive: Time for Nature - May
    May 7, 2019

    Calgary, AB

    Leaders in Conservation event: Join the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC), Gus Yaki, and Ron Ostrander as we search for waterfowl, yellow-headed blackbirds and great horned owls in Fish Creek Provincial Park.

  • Eastern bluebird (Photo by Cameron Curran/NCC staff)
    Hazel Bird Day
    May 11, 2019

    Baltimore, Hamilton Township, Ontario

    Join the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) for Hazel Bird Day on the Rice Lake Plains.

  • Sparrow Grasslands, BC (Photo by NCC)
    A Tour of Sage and Sparrow
    May 16, 2019

    Osoyoos, BC

    Join Nature Conservancy of Canada staff for a tour of the Sage and Sparrow Conservation Area. This event is part of the Meadowlark Nature Festival.

  • Lehmann Springs Conservation Area (Photo by NCC)
    A Tour of Lehmann Springs
    May 17, 2019

    Bridesville, BC

    Join Nature Conservancy of Canada staff to explore this charming woodland conservation area in the South Okanagan. This tour is part of the Meadowlark Festival.

  • Pronghorn antelope, Old Man on His Back (Photo by Karol Dabbs)
    NatureTalks: Why Grasslands Matter
    May 23, 2019

    Lethbirdge, AB

    Join us for our first speaker event in Lethbridge! Celebrate grassland species and learn more about the important role that habitat conservation plays in their survival.

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    Leaders in Conservation: Discover Vaughan's Hidden Green Gem
    May 26, 2019

    MacMillan Nature Reserve - Dufferin Street and Marc Santi Blvd, Vaughan, ON

    Join NCC staff on a tour of the MacMillan Nature Reserve in Vaughan to discover this hidden oasis and learn about how it is being conserved and stewarded.

  • Old homestead on the Hudgin-Rose property. Photo by David Coulson
    Hudgin-Rose Property Announcement
    May 28, 2019

    191 Ostrander Point Rd. Milford, Ontario

    You’re invited to join us for an announcement about recent conservation efforts on Ostrander Point.

  • Rufous hummingbird (Photo by Stuart Clarke)
    LIC Exclusive: Time for Nature - June
    June 4, 2019

    Calgary

    Leaders in Conservation event: Join the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC), Gus Yaki and Ron Ostrander as we search hummingbirds in the Weaselhead Natural Area.

  • Western meadowlark (Photo by Allison Haskell)
    LIC Exclusive: Time for Nature - July
    July 2, 2019

    Calgary

    Leaders in Conservation event: Join the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC), Gus Yaki, and Ron Ostrander as we search for wildflowers, barn swallows, and western meadowlarks in Confluence Park.

  • Bumblebee on bergamot by Mhairi Mcfarlane
    Leaders in Conservation: Restoration and Wildflowers in Norfolk
    July 6, 2019

    453 Country Rd 60, Walsingham, ON

    Visit NCC’s Lake Erie Farms property in the heart of Carolinian Canada.

  • Downy woodpecker (Photo by Lorne)
    LIC Exclusive: Time for Nature - August
    August 6, 2019

    Calgary, AB

    Leaders in Conservation event: Join the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC), Gus Yaki and Ron Ostrander as we explore the Inglewood Bird Sanctuary!

  • Beaver (Photo by Makedocreative/Wikimedia Commons)
    LIC Exclusive: Time for Nature - September
    September 3, 2019

    Calgary, AB

    Leaders in Conservation event: Join the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC), Gus Yaki and Ron Ostrander as we search for warblers, beavers and autumn wildflowers in Carburn Park!

  • Elbow Lake, Frontenac Arch, ON (Photo by NCC)
    Leaders in Conservation: Discover the Frontenac Arch by Boat
    September 14, 2019

    Queen’s University Biological Station - 280 Queens University Rd, Elgin, ON.

    Join NCC and partner Queen’s University for lunch and a shoreline tour in beautiful Frontenac Arch.

  • Glen Echo, Happy Valley Forest, ON (Photo by Graham Kent)
    Leaders in Conservation: Fall Colours in Happy Valley Forest
    October 20, 2019

    Happy Valley Forest, 15200 7th Concession Rd.,Schomberg, ON.

    Walk through the Happy Valley Forest on a crisp autumn morning and experience the gorgeous fall colours on display.

 

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