PARKS DAY & CREEKFEST 15.07.2017

PARKS DAY & CREEKFEST

Saturday, July 15, 2017 - 
Free and Fun for the Whole Family! 

 

11:00 am – 4:00 pm, Bow Valley Ranch

Fish Creek Provincial Park (South end of Bow Bottom Tr. SE)

 

MAPA

 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

 

11:00 am – Opening Ceremonies

11:10 – 11:40 – Jennie Harluk concert performance

11:45 – 12:15 – Calgary Wildlife Rehabilitation Society presentation

12:00 - 12:45 ATCO Native Grassland Walk with Wayne Meikle

12:30 – 1:15 – Yo Qi Wellness Session

1:00 – 1:30 Peter Puffin's Whale Tales song writing workshop

1:30 – 2:15 – Alberta Parks presentation “Riddle of the Wetlands”

 

2:00 - 3:00 Guided Beaver Walk

3:00 – 3:45 – Peter Puffin’s Whale Tales concert performance

4:00 pm – Draw and Closing Ceremonies

Throughout the day: Enjoy interactive games and activities focused on preserving our natural areas hosted by organizations like the AB Hunter Education Instructors Association, AB Institute for Wildlife Conservation, AB Native Plant Council, AB Parks - Push to Open, Archaeological Society of Alberta - Calgary Centre, Bow Habitat Station, Bow Valley Ranche, Calgary Crime Stoppers Association, Calgary Public Library, Calgary River Valleys, City of Calgary - Water Resources, Elemental Wellness, the Green Calgary, Kananaskis Outfitters, MEC (Mountain Equipment Coop), The Ranche at Fish Creek Restoration Society, Rocky Mountain Adventure Medicine, Rocky Mountain Eagle Research Foundation, Sam Livingston Fish Hatchery, Trout Unlimited Canada, Weaselhead/Glenmore Park Preservation Society and many more! Kids will enjoy an obstacle course and other activities hosted by Carnivals for Kids at Heart. There will be exciting draws for amazing prizes and food will be available for purchase by Great Events Catering. Tickets will go on sale for the Friends’ annual fundraiser, A Taste of Autumn. 

What: Parks Day & Creekfest

When: Saturday, July 15, 2017 11:00am – 4:00pm

Where: Bow Valley Ranch, Fish Creek Provincial Park (South end of Bow Bottom Tr. SE)

Parks Day & Creekfest was funded in part through the Watershed Stewardship Grant, a program of Land Stewardship Centre financed by Alberta Environment and Parks. Thank you to the Alberta Conservation Association, the Alberta Real Estate Foundation, Great Events Catering and the Bow Valley Ranche Restaurant. We gratefully acknowledge the generous donation from The Calgary Foundation that has helped make the use of “The Calgary Foundation Centennial Stage” possible.

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