Environmental Education

Cross Conservation Education Program: Connecting Your Child with Nature

Jun 4 2008 - 2:00am to 4:00am

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

Cross Conservation Education Program: Go With The Flow!

May 24 2008 - 8:00pm to 11:00pm

Ann and Sandy Cross Conservation Area

Water - our most precious resource! Join water molecules Walter and Wendy as they sing, dance and learn about the water cycle, wetlands, watershed, filtration, pollution and water treatment. This one hour indoor musical performed by Evergreen Theatre will be followed by an exciting outdoor pond study led by Area staff. Please arrive 15 minutes early - late entries will not be permitted. Read More

Cross Conservation Education Program: Who Dung it?

Jun 11 2008 - 12:30am to 2:30am

Ann and Sandy Cross Conservation Area

Get the scoop on scat! Discover the stories a pile of poop tells you about animals and their biology. You’ll never say ick again as we explore the fascinating in’s and out’s of animal droppings! Use your detective nose on a walk to examine who ‘dung’ it. Indoor/outdoor program, please dress for the weather.

Date: Tuesday, June 10th
Time: 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Cost: $8/adult, $4/child Read More


Cross Conservation Area , AB

Cross Conservation Area Winter 2008 Programs: Ready, Set, Survive!

Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area Ready, Set, Survive! Proper preparation can make the difference between enjoying the outdoors and surviving in a pinch. We’ll reveal the 10 essentials for your pack and what to use in the environment in case of an emergency. Discover how wildlife prepare and adapt for winter and what they can teach us about survival. Read More

Cross Conservation Area Winter 2008 Programs: Backyard Winter Wonders

Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area Backyard Winter Wonders Discover the wonders of winter as we investigate plants, tracks, snow crystals and more. Take home skills and knowledge to become a winter detective in your own backyard. You may be surprised by what you find! Dress to be outdoors for part of the program. Date: Saturday, February 2nd Time: 1:00-3:30 p.m. Cost: $8/ adult, $4/ child Read More

North/Central Alberta Community of Environmental Educators

You are invited to join us on Thursday, December 6, 2007 to start a community of environmental educators. Our community will be a place where educators can connect to share resources, skills, and knowledge that is relevant within our local context. The members of the community will come from a diverse range of backgrounds and life experiences, including all ages from youth to mature and all experience levels from students to top level executives. Everyone living or working in Northern and Central Alberta is welcome. Read More

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