As part of the Fernie Museum’s Chautauqua Celebrations, Wildsight Elk Valley is once hosting the Fall Fair! We’re celebrating with a festival that is as unique as our community. Our Harvest Fall Fair is a grass roots public event that encourages people to bridge rural and urban living by promoting agriculture, recreation, household arts, and gardening. … Continued
Event Branches: Elk Valley
Wildsight Members $20 / Nonmembers $30 For centuries people have crafted useful objects from nature. Discover what you an create from items in your own backyard! Get creative with Wild Nature Tours and Wild Nature Workshops this fall! For more info call 250-423-3322, email firstname.lastname@example.org or register here!
Wildsight Members $20 / Nonmembers $30 Discover forest fungus and learn which ones are tasty, deadly and essential to forest health. This workshop is part of our Wild Nature Workshops Summer Series. For more info call 250-423-3322, email email@example.com, or register here. To learn more about Wild Nature Tours please visit www.wildnaturetours.ca.
Wildsight Members $20 / Nonmembers $30 Take a hike in the park with naturalist Lee-Anne Walker and use your senses to forage in the forest for food, medicinal plants and inspiration for technology, Price includes Wildsight membership for nonmembers. For more info call 250-423-3322 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Of if you would like to register please … Continued
Wildsight Members $20 / Nonmembers $30 Identifying wildflowers is about seeing patterns. Learn flower families and their common characteristics from naturalist Lee-Anne Walker. Price includes Wildsight membership for nonmembers. For info call 250-423-3322 or email email@example.com. But if you would like to register, and please do!, visit Wild Nature Tours.
Wildsight members $20 / Nonmembers $30 Led by naturalist Lee-Anne Walker this is your chance to discover the ancient geological history of the Elk Valley and visit one of the best preserved ammonite fossils. Price includes Wildsight membership for nonmembers.Tours will meet at the Wildsight Elk Valley office located at 891 2nd Avenue and run … Continued
Mark your calendar for Saturday, June 3 as 46 homes and businesses are signed up and are on the map for the Community Yard Sale! Join in on this fun day out of finding your next treasure for a steal of a price while supporting Wildsight Elk Valley. The Fernie Free Press is printing a … Continued
Earth Day Fernie is pleased as punch to be doing our annual Earth Day Fernie challenges with your help! Join in on either the Trash Bash Challenge or the Get Wild Challenge for your chance to win prizes for participation. #GETWILDCHALLENGE Grab your camera or cell phone and become part of the ‘Get Wild Challenge’. … Continued
Dial in your compost-making skills at this hands-on workshop. The ultimate soil-builder, good compost not only provides nutrients and organic matter, but also a healthy community of soil-microbiology to help your plants thrive. Learn to source appropriate materials, mix them at the proper proportions, and monitor the pile as it matures into black gold. This … Continued
In this 3-hour workshop you will learn how to select, harvest and store seeds from locally grown plants, and why it is so beneficial to do so. Participate in collecting, cleaning and packaging seeds and have all your seed saving questions answered. Wear weather-appropriate clothing/footwear, and bring a lunch. Participants will leave with a variety … Continued