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Spring Programs - Ann and Sandy Cross Conservation Area

Ann and Sandy Cross Conservation Area
Box 20, Site 23, RR8
Calgary, Alberta, T2J 2T9

Advanced registration required (call 403-931-2042) for each program, except An Inconvenient Truth (payment will be accepted at the door for this program).

An Inconvenient Truth

Join Kevin Allison of The Climate Project for a live presentation of the slideshow that is changing Canada’s mind about climate change.

Based on the Oscar winning documentary developed by Al Gore. Presented in partnership with the Friends of Fish Creek.

Date: Wednesday, May 16
Time: 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Who: Adults
Where: Red Deer Lake Community Center
Fee: $15 in advance, $20 at the door
Please bring your own mug for a hot drink

Renewable Energy Solutions: Part II

Get powered up! Join David Kelly of Sedmek Renewable Energy Systems in this workshop to develop a cost and benefits analysis of green energy for your home. The first person to register receives a free home consultation valued at over $300!

Date: Tuesday, May 29
Time: 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Who: Adults
Fee: $8.00

Range Rovers: Grassland Birds

Flock to the Conservation Area to join local bird expert Gus Yaki for this enlightening interpretive hike. Please dress for the weather and bring your binoculars!

Date: Saturday, June 2
Time: 9:00-11:30 a.m.
Who: Family Programs (kids 5 yrs and up)
Fee: $6.00/adult and $2.00/child

Wildflower Walkabout

Wondering about wildflowers? Discover the abundance of flowers, plants, and shrubs that bloom at the Cross Conservation Area and throughout the Foothills.

Date: Thursday, June 14
Time: 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Who: Adults
Fee: $8.00

Pond Critters and Grassland Bugs

Buzz, ribbit, splash! After this critter hunt, you’ll never say “yuck” to bugs again! Program runs rain or shine, please dress for the weather.

Date: Saturday, June 23
Time: 1:00-4:00 p.m.
Who: Family Programs (kids 5 yrs and up)
Fee: $6.00/adult and $2.00/child

Know Your Neighbours, Battle Your Invaders!

Join forces with naturalist Andrew Stiles and help fight the invasive species battle! Discover how to protect native plants by taking on weeds. Bring your gloves for this hands-on event and dress for the weather.

Date: Tuesday, June 26
Time: 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Who: Family Programs (kids 5 yrs and up)
Fee: $6.00/adult and $2.00/child

 

Posted April 20, 2007 by Anonymous

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