Celebrate National Wildlife Week at Salmonier Nature Park: Backyard Habitat/Wildlife Watching Workshop

Celebrate National Wildlife Week at Salmonier Nature Park!
Meet your “Wild Neighbours of the Forest“
April 10-16, 2011

Saturday, April 16

Join Ralph Jarvis, Manager of Salmonier Nature Park, for a Backyard Habitat/Wildlife Watching Workshop.

Learn how to turn your backyard into a healthy habitat for wildlife.

Space is limited for this workshop. Participants must pre-register by calling 229-7888 by April 6.  As the park is not open to the public, only those registered will be admitted.

Schools Go Wild at the Launch of the Robert Bateman “Get to Know” Contest!

Local Schools visit the park on April 12, 13 and 14 to officially launch and participate in the Robert Bateman Art, Writing, Photo and Video Contest.  Local artist, Elizabeth Dawe, will lead an art workshop before students head out to “Meet their Wild Neighbours of the Forest”  and gather ideas for their submissions to the contest. (Schools must be pre-registered).