Wild Canada

WILD CANADA Event on June 3rd from 10:30-5:30 pm. An ecology-based event that supports the Canada 150 - Norval-on-the-Credit Festival.

WILD CANADA at Willow Park Ecology Centre - June 3rd from 10:30-5:30 pm

An ecology-based event that supports the Norval-on-the-Credit Festival. Enjoy learning about and experiencing Canada’s “wild” and natural heritage!

 

Name/description                                       time                             location                    

 

Nature Interpretation Display                  10:30-5:30 pm           just off Footbridge   

See how to identify and understand a variety of animal materials, plants and rocks through hands-on engagement with display materials.  

 

Barefoot Challenge                                   10:30-5:30 pm           Pavilion                    

“Physical Literacy” activity to challenge even the bravest! The barefoot trek across bumps and things found in nature that all critters traverse without shoes regularly. How agile are you? 

 

Park Exploration Nature Quest              10:30-5:30 pm           Kiosk                          

2017 self-guided nature quest of the ecology park. Submitted quests will be rewarded!

 

Garlic Mustard Pesto Tasting                 11:00 - 3:00 pm         Tree trail                   

Learn about this tasty invader. Education display about native vs invasive species and conservation. Learn about what we do at the Ecology Centre – care for nature!

 

Tai Chi Class – introductory level         3:00 - 4:00 pm           by butterfly habitat 

An introductory level class lead by Rita Bassels.

 


Cargill Cocoa and Chocolate Grant Presentation     TBD    Children’s Gardens     

Sponsor recognition and tour of the Centre.

 

Willow Park Ecology Centre Display    10:30 - 5:30 pm         just off Footbridge        

About Us! Beautiful Wild Canada, Ecology Centre T-shirts unveiling and sales. 

 

Service Gate Access                                 10:30 - 5:30 pm      hwy 7 gate    Drop off Only Accessibility to Willow Park events for handicapped participants and for supply drop-off.