Connecting With Nature

We strive to be an active part of the community, and stay current to the Columbia Valley’s varied interests, needs, and understanding of environmental issues. Beginning in 2016, our programming will focus on Connecting With Nature.

 

Wildsight believes that developing deep connections and positive relationships will result in environmental stewardship, and a dedication to caring for the environment. It has been shown that the best way to do so is to spend time outside. Our Connecting With Nature program does that by offering inspirational, educational and experiential activities for residents and visitors, young and old. It is a widely researched fact that there are multiple physical, mental and emotional benefits to being in nature that counteract our society’s current high levels of stress. By being inspired and guided onto local trails and into nature, we will feel more connected to the natural world, and slowly develop an ethic of responsibility and stewardship. 20090923-20090923-img_3083

Our Invermere branch focuses on the following programs:

Upcoming events related to Invermere

Trophy Film Screening & Discussion (Invermere)

Event Date:  Saturday, April 8, 2017

Each year, thousands of grizzly bears are killed worldwide for entertainment. Over 300 grizzly bears are legally killed…

Wild Ideas Invermere: Voting for the Environment

Event Date:  Thursday, April 20, 2017

As we prepare for another provincial election, let's keep the environment on our minds. April's Wild…

Invermere Branch Earth Day AGM + Film: To The Ends Of The Earth

Event Date:  Saturday, April 22, 2017

Let’s celebrate Earth Day together! Join us for Wildsight Invermere’s brief AGM, recapping 2016 and looking…

Wings Over The Rockies 2017

Event Date:  Sunday, May 14, 2017

The theme of this year's Wings Over the Rockies festival, in and around Invermere, is Birds, Bats…

"Bee" Creative Young Artist Workshop (Invermere)

Event Date:  Saturday, May 27, 2017

photo: The Upper Ranch "Bee" Creative with Wildsight Invermere and Black Star Studios, as we join forces for…

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Branch Information

Contact

625 4th St
Box 2741
Invermere, BC V0A 1K0
Phone: 250.341.6898
invermere@wildsight.ca

Join The Team

Want to protect wildlife, clean water and wild spaces? Volunteer with us! Wildsight volunteers are a very special group of people who give generously of their time to stuff envelopes, attend rallies, help run events, put up posters, keep tabs on forestry practices in their communities and participate in citizen science initiatives.

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