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250 Allan Brooks Way, Vernon, British Columbia

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Opening Day

Allan Brooks Nature Centre 250 Allan Brooks Way, Vernon, British Columbia

Join us on opening day of the season. 2021 Covid protocols will be in effect which means we will keep things simple and focus on what we do best - celebrating nature! Guided walking tours will take place at 11:00 am and 1:00 pm by donation, at $5 per person (youth under 16 and members […]

Worm Composting Workshop POSTPONED

Allan Brooks Nature Centre 250 Allan Brooks Way, Vernon, British Columbia

Unfortunately, we are going to have to postpone this workshop for a later date. Stay tuned for more info! This course will teach you to properly and safely compost a small amount of vegetarian food scraps in a vermiculture (worm) bin, harvest worm castings to use in the garden and will introduce you to the […]

$25.00

Little Sprouts – Local Plant Knowledge for Kids

Allan Brooks Nature Centre 250 Allan Brooks Way, Vernon, British Columbia

Mikaela Cannon is a wilderness guide with a passion for plants and sharing her knowledge! In this workshop she will teach kids how to identify local plants and will demonstrate some of their fun uses. As a bonus, kids will have a chance to taste treats made with locally forged plants and prepared in advance […]

$10.00
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Guided Trail Tour

Allan Brooks Nature Centre 250 Allan Brooks Way, Vernon, British Columbia

Guided Trail Tours are provided by our educated and passionate staff and volunteers on topics related to grassland plants and animals. The tour is approximately ~40 minutes long, on an easy, yet rolling, gravel walking path. Group sizes are limited, pre-registration is available. Call the Centre at 250-260-4227 or check-in at the Interpretive Centre to […]

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Guided Trail Tour

Allan Brooks Nature Centre 250 Allan Brooks Way, Vernon, British Columbia

Guided Trail Tours are provided by our educated and passionate staff and volunteers on topics related to grassland plants and animals. The tour is approximately ~40 minutes long, on an easy, yet rolling, gravel walking path. Group sizes are limited, pre-registration is available. Call the Centre at 250-260-4227 or check-in at the Interpretive Centre to […]

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Plant Sale Fundraiser

Allan Brooks Nature Centre 250 Allan Brooks Way, Vernon, British Columbia

Back by popular demand, the Allan Brooks Nature Centre is hosting a 2-day Plant Sale on May 15 & 16! Choose from a wide variety of perennials that grow well in our area, including pollinators and deer resistant plants, ready for planting. The annual Plant Sale is a fundraising event for the Allan Brooks Nature […]

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Guided Trail Tour

Allan Brooks Nature Centre 250 Allan Brooks Way, Vernon, British Columbia

Guided Trail Tours are provided by our educated and passionate staff and volunteers on topics related to grassland plants and animals. The tour is approximately ~40 minutes long, on an easy, yet rolling, gravel walking path. Group sizes are limited, pre-registration is available. Call the Centre at 250-260-4227 or check-in at the Interpretive Centre to […]

Recurring

Guided Trail Tour

Allan Brooks Nature Centre 250 Allan Brooks Way, Vernon, British Columbia

Guided Trail Tours are provided by our educated and passionate staff and volunteers on topics related to grassland plants and animals. The tour is approximately ~40 minutes long, on an easy, yet rolling, gravel walking path. Group sizes are limited, pre-registration is available. Call the Centre at 250-260-4227 or check-in at the Interpretive Centre to […]

Guided Trail Tour

Allan Brooks Nature Centre 250 Allan Brooks Way, Vernon, British Columbia

Guided Trail Tours are provided by our educated and passionate staff and volunteers on topics related to grassland plants and animals. The tour is approximately ~40 minutes long, on an easy, yet rolling, gravel walking path. Group sizes are limited, pre-registration is available. Call the Centre at 250-260-4227 or check-in at the Interpretive Centre to sign-up […]

Nature Nibbles – How to Recognize and Use Wild Plants for Food

Allan Brooks Nature Centre 250 Allan Brooks Way, Vernon, British Columbia

Join Mikaela Cannon on an exploration of wonderful wild plants. Learn to identify local plants and their uses and benefits in your food! Mikaela has a background as a wilderness guide and her biggest passion is plants and their uses. Her education includes herbal medicine courses at Pacific Rim College in Victoria, BC and various courses in Ethnobotany, Anthropology […]

$20.00