Celebrate our 50th anniversary!

Join us for our week of celebrations! Saturday October 2, 2021 marks exactly 50 years to the date since the Ecology Centre was opened.

Family friendly, COVID safe, drop-in celebrations! Happening rain or shine outdoors in Lynn Canyon Park and inside the Ecology Centre.

Saturday Oct. 2nd: 12 pm to 4 pm

  • Outreach tables from local environmental organizations
  • “Walk Back in Time” exhibits at the Café mezzanine
  • Projector reel showings of historical films
  • Bugs & Slugs: Live viewing with our digital magnifier
  • Crafts, colouring contest and outdoor scavenger hunt
  • Treats, games and more!

Sunday Oct. 3nd: 12 pm to 4 pm

  • “Walk Back in Time” exhibits at the Café mezzanine
  • Projector reel showings of historical films
  • Crafts, colouring contest and outdoor scavenger hunt

Monday Oct. 4th: 10 am to 4 pm

  • 1 pm: Drop-in guided nature walk
  • “Walk Back in Time” exhibits at the Café mezzanine
  • Crafts, colouring contest and outdoor scavenger hunt

Tuesday Oct. 5th: 10 am to 4 pm

  • 10 am: Temperate Rainforest Discovery Program for families
  • Crafts, colouring contest and outdoor scavenger hunt

Wednesday Oct. 6th: 10 am to 4 pm

  • 1 pm: History of Lynn Canyon Park presentation
  • Crafts, colouring contest and outdoor scavenger hunt

Thursday Oct. 7th: 10 am to 4 pm

  • 10 am: Temperate Rainforest Discovery Program for families
  • 1 pm: Drop-in guided nature walk
  • “Walk Back in Time” exhibits at the Café mezzanine
  • Crafts, colouring contest and outdoor scavenger hunt

Friday Oct. 8th: 10 am to 4 pm

  • 10 am: Live underwater virtual field trip in Lynn Creek
    • featuring our new underwater ROV
  • 1 pm: Drop-in guided nature walk
  • “Walk Back in Time” exhibits at the Café mezzanine
  • Crafts, colouring contest and outdoor scavenger hunt
Share Your Memories

We want to hear from you? Have a favourite story connected to the Ecology Centre? Or perhaps a favourite part of our displays or programs over the year? Tell us by clicking on the button below. You will also be able to share your memories in person by writing on our Memory Wall in the Ecology Centre.