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

Dinner Under the Stars Auction Fundraiser

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

The Allan Brooks Nature Centre presents the third annual Dinner Under the Stars auction fundraiser. Guests are invited to place a bid on any of the five private starlit dinners, featuring Vernon’s finest chefs including four course dinners, wine pairings, live entertainment, and a shuttle service to and from the Nature Centre, for one of […]

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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 […]

Vermicomposting Workshop

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

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 soil-food web and alternate ways of composting at home to fulfill your zero waste lifestyle goals. We will plan to facilitate […]

$25.00
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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 […]

Annual General Meeting

Current members are invited to attend our 2021 Annual General Meeting via Zoom. An email invitation will be sent in advance. Thank you for your continued support! To become a member or renew your membership click HERE

Volunteer and Member Only Special Event – Just Another Birds and Bees Story

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

Just Another Birds and Bees Story  An Educational Event with Dr. Bernard Roitberg Join us on Thursday, June 24 from 6:30 - 7:30pm for our first 2021 educational opportunity exclusively for volunteers and members of Allan Brooks Nature Centre. Dr. Bernard Roitberg, a world renowned entomologist, will be presenting about bees that are native to BC and […]

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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 […]

Family Fun Night – Exotic Critters and Worldly Creatures

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

Come to the Allan Brooks Nature Centre on Wednesday, July 7 for an evening Family Fun Night with The Bug Guys! Stu will present a variety of live, exotic animals including slithering, creeping, and crawling critters of all kinds. If you are crazy for snakes, turtles, birds and bugs, you won’t want to miss it! We'll start the […]

$5.00 – $10.00

OSO Pocket Orchestra in the Grasslands

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

Come to the Allan Brooks Nature Centre for our Evening Arts pop-up performance by the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra Vintage Brass Trio. Take in the beauty of the natural world while listening to the sounds of music. Gates open at 6:30 pm, the performance will begin at 7:00 pm until approximately 8:00 pm. Guests will be […]

Free