Upcoming family events this summer
- Created: Tuesday, 12 April 2011 15:28
April 16 - Visit the HAT booth at Westshore Mall to get your free airphoto map of the Bilston Watershed! Meet volunteers from the Bilston Watershed Habitat Protection Association.
April 16 & 17 - Swan Lake Native Plant Sale Saturday and Sunday - visit the HAT table for a free Native Plant Guide
April 17 - Gardening with Nature (10am -12 | Guided Walk) featuring HAT biologist Todd Carnahan and CRD Parks interpreter Heather Chatwin at Witty's Lagoon - recieve a free copy of Gardening with Native Plants! to register: 250 995 2428
April 17 - Witty's Beach Clean Up (1:30 to 3pm) Meet at end of Witty's Beach Rd. Contact person: Todd (250) 893 6099.
April 21 - Earth Day at City Centre Park in Langford! Off the Grid Music and Art Festival
April 30 - Metchosin Bioblitz! Metchosin residents will conduct a 24 hour search for life in their neighbourhoods. Featuring local experts on birds, bugs, bats, and blackberries! Presentations starting at 7pm in the Municipal Hall summarizing their findings. Visit the HAT table at the Community House for hot tips on where to find turtles and other species in Metchosin parks.
May 01 - Blooms with a View (1:00 pm - 2:30 pm | 12 years+) Tower Point is alive with blooms poking their heads up in seaside meadows. Follow a CRD Regional Parks’ interpreter along the shoreline trail that offers spectacular views both at your feet and on the horizon. This walk is for the wildflower novice. Meet in the Tower Point parking lot off Olympic View Dr. Take BC Transit #54 or #55
May 8 - Beach Snoop at Low Tide (1:00 pm - 2:30 pm | All ages) A CRD Regional Parks’ interpreter will help you discover fascinating beach creatures at low tide. Be prepared to wade up to your knees in the pools (bring sandals or beach shoes). Meet by the kiosk at the end of Witty Beach Rd. Take BC Transit #54 or #55
May 22 - Life's a Beach (Guided Walk 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm | 5 years+) The tide is way out! That means the sea can no longer conceal its strange and wonderful creatures. Join a CRD Regional Parks’ naturalist for a tidal exploration. Be prepared to get your feet wet (bring sandals or shoes). Meet by the kiosk at the end of Witty Beach Rd. Take BC Transit #54 or #55
June 4 - What Have You Seine Today? (10:00 am - 11:30 am | Guided Walk | All ages) Join a CRD Regional Parks’ naturalist as we use a seine net to see what lives deeper in the ocean: fish with horns and much, much more. Be prepared to get your feet wet (bring sandals or beach shoes). Meet by the information kiosk at the end of Witty Beach Rd. Take BC Transit #54 or #55
Visit the CRD parks web page for more fun times at the Witty's Beach this summer.