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

"Bee" Creative Young Artist Workshop (Invermere)

Event Date:  Saturday, May 27, 2017

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

Ursus & Us / Bear Awareness Day (Invermere)

Event Date:  Saturday, June 17, 2017

There's no denying bears are a part of life in the Columbia Valley. Come on out to…

Weaving From The Wild with Verna Stevens (Invermere)

Event Date:  Saturday, June 24, 2017

The natural world supports our human creativity. Join Shuswap elder Elder Verna Stevens in making a ponderosa pine…

Flycatchers to Nutcrackers - A Birding Adventure! (Invermere)

Event Date:  Sunday, June 25, 2017

This popular event is back again.Discover the wetlands, grasslands and forest that make the Columbia Valley an…

Meditations With Nature (Invermere)

Event Date:  Wednesday, June 28, 2017

A beautiful deeply fulfilling 4 sessions of relating with nature. Our Wild Nature Tours program is teaming up…

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Branch Information

Contact

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

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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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