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Cross Conservation Area: Conservation Cuisine

Nov 4 2008 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area

The 100 mile diet is possible! Local foods advocate, chef, poet and author Dee Hobsbawn-Smith will serve up firsthand information on sourcing local food and the importance of eating regionally. Get the scoop on why the slow food movement is taking seed and how you can dish it up at home!

Date: Tuesday, November 4th
Time: 7:00 - 9:00 pm
Cost: $10/adult Read more »

Location

Ann and Sandy Cross Conservation Area — Belvedere House
Box 20, Site 23, RR8
Calgary, AB T2J 2T9

Posted August 15, 2008 by Anonymous

Cross Conservation Area: Aboriginal History in the Foothills

Oct 21 2008 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area

Join Archeologist Brian Vivian, for insight into the cultural history of the local area before European contact. View artifacts found on the Conservation Area and discover the stories they tell of Aboriginal land use in the Foothills. Step back in time to when the buffalo roamed these hills!

Date: Tuesday, October 21st
Time: 7:00 - 9:00 pm
Cost: $10/adult Read more »

Location

Ann and Sandy Cross Conservation Area — Belvedere House
Box 20, Site 23, RR8
Calgary, AB T2J 2T9

Posted August 15, 2008 by Anonymous

Cross Conservation Area: Watercolours in Nature Journaling

Oct 4 2008 - 1:00pm - 3:30pm

Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area

Discover the joy of watercolour painting and nature journaling. Trish Savill, journaling expert, will inspire you drop by drop with various journaling techniques and ideas. Splash colour into your nature observations with this introduction to watercolours and come away with an inspiring creation.

Date: Saturday, October 4th
Time: 1:00 - 3:30pm
Cost:
$10/adult Read more »

Location

Ann and Sandy Cross Conservation Area — Belvedere House
Box 20, Site 23, RR8
Calgary, AB T2J 2T9

Posted August 15, 2008 by Anonymous

Cross Conservation Area: Halloween's a Hoot

Oct 30 2008 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area

Join us for an eerie evening of creepy crafts, ghoulish games and a walk in the woods. Meet Oberon, the Great Horned Owl, practice echolocating like a bat, and uncover secrets of animals that are scary by nature. Dress up if you like and bring a bag to collect terrible treats.

Date: Thursday, October 30th
Time:
6:30 - 8:30pm
Cost:
$8/adult, $4/child Read more »

Location

Ann and Sandy Cross Conservation Area — Belvedere House
Box 20, Site 23, RR8
Calgary, AB T2J 2T9

Posted August 15, 2008 by Anonymous

Cross Conservation Area: Once Upon a Grassland...

Oct 9 2008 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area

Get lost in story with Lana Skauge, professional singer, actor and storyteller.  The grasslands will come alive during a short stroll at dusk, with tales of its inhabitants. Witness the magic of words and imagination in a bedtime story you and your child will never forget! Please dress for the weather.

Date: Thursday, October 9th
Time: 6:30 - 8:00pm
Cost: $8/adult, $4/child Read more »

Location

Ann and Sandy Cross Conservation Area — Belvedere House
Box 20, Site 23, RR8
Calgary, AB T2J 2T9

Posted August 15, 2008 by Anonymous

Cross Conservation Area: Reconnecting with Nature

Sep 17 2008 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area Read more »

Location

Ann and Sandy Cross Conservation Area — Belvedere House
Box 20, Site 23, RR8
Calgary, AB T2J 2T9

Posted August 15, 2008 by Anonymous

CPAWS Calgary/Banff Chapter Meeting: Wildlife Corridors

Jun 9 2008 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

CPAWS Calgary/Banff Chapter

Monthly Chapter Meetings

A new presentation on conservation or environmental issues every month.

Free Admission, everyone welcome! Read more »

Location

Mountain Equipment Co-op Calgary Store
830 10 Avenue SW
Calgary, AB

Posted April 3, 2008 by Anonymous

Cross Conservation Education Program: Wildlife Corridors - The Final Report

May 22 2008 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Ann and Sandy Cross Conservation Area

Dr. Michael Quinn of the Miistakis Institute and the U of C’s Faculty of Environmental Design, and researchers Chris Selvig and Jonathon Schmidt, will provide an overview of the 2007 wildlife corridor study final report. Ten wildlife monitoring cameras captured over 100,000 images and 13 mammal species. The final report includes maps showing potential wildlife habitat and connectivity surrounding the Cross Conservation Area. Read more »

Posted March 27, 2008 by Anonymous

Cross Conservation Education Program: Connecting Your Child with Nature

Jun 3 2008 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Ann and Sandy Cross Conservation Area

Richard Louv’s book ‘Last Child in the Woods’ has helped open our eyes to the concept of Nature Deficit Disorder and its implications. Join Gareth Thomson, seasoned environmental educator, to find out how to help your children explore nature, using a complementary ‘tool kit.’ Please come prepared to spend time outdoors!

Date: Tuesday, June 3rd
Time: 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Cost: $10.00 Read more »

Posted March 27, 2008 by Anonymous

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