Children’s Programs – Winter 2023

Treetop Tales

Join us for stories in the forest on the first and third Fridays of the month from 11:00 am to 11:30 am. Suitable for ages 2 and up, with an adult. By donation.

Please stay home if you’re not feeling well.

Our upcoming Treetop Tales dates are January 20 and February 3 and 17.

Members Programs

These programs are free for Ecology Centre Members. Register in-person or by calling 604-990-3755.

Full refunds are available up until 2 weeks before the program.

Family Felting Workshop

Saturday, February 18 from 1:00 to 2:30 pm

Lynn Canyon Park

Learn how to felt a plant or animal using needle felting techniques. Adults and children will work together to learn more about their plant or animal and develop their creations. Suitable for ages 5+.

Non-members are welcome to register at $11.50 per person.

Family Day Program

Nature Trivia Night – ONLINE

Monday, February 20 from 6:00 to 7:00 pm

How well do you know our local plants and animals? Test your family’s nature knowledge with an engaging and fun trivia night hosted by an Ecology Centre naturalist. Suitable for all ages. Free!

Register Here

Discovery Days – Fall & Winter Session – FULL

Join us on a family adventure in the forest! Discovery Days programs are for families with children ages 3-8. You’ll enjoy a forest walk, story, and hands-on activities as you learn about local plants and animals.

Families must register for all five monthly classes. The cost is $55 for all 5 sessions, plus fees. If you’d like to register after classes have begun, please call the Ecology Centre at 604-990-3755 for a prorated rate. Programs run from 1-3 pm, one Saturday a month.

Full refunds are available before September 3, no partial refunds are available.

This fall and winter Discovery Days will be held both indoors and outdoors, so dress for the weather. Please meet in front of the Ecology Centre. Please stay home if you’re not feeling well.

Bountiful Bees

Saturday, February 25 from 1-3 pm

Spring is coming! What do the bees need to be happy? Learn about bees and how you can make a home for them.

These programs are for families with children ages 5 to 13. Children must be accompanied by an adult. You are welcome to register for a complimentary NatureKids to try it out – then you must become a member of NatureKids BC.

Incredible Invertebrates

Sunday, February 26 from 1 – 2:30 pm

Lynn Canyon Park

Get to know the invertebrates of Lynn Canyon Park! Through forest invertebrate games, a habitat search, and a close-up look under our magnifier, you’ll get to know some of the smaller residents of the temperate rainforest.

Register Here

Please include your first and last name, and the name(s) of your child(ren), your phone number, email and whether or not you are a NatureKids BC member.