Reel to Real Film and Speaker Series

Reel to Real brings interesting, innovative, and inspiring films and speakers to the Columbia Valley. Topics relate to local landscape and wildlife issues or adventure. Since 2012, we have hosted high-profile speakers including:

  • David Suzuki
  • Ethno-botanist and National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence Wade Davis
  • Bhutanese government representative Dasho Kinley Dorje
  • Kevin Van Tighem with his book, Bears without Fear

Recent films have included River of No Return, All the Time in the World, and Project Wild Thing.

Stay tuned for details on our 2017 series, focusing on the theme Bears, Bats and Bees.

 

Mark Halwa, ED of Greenways Trail Alliance gave a short presentation on the Westside Legacy Trail at Wildsight Invermere's 2nd annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival fund raiser.
Mark Halwa, ED of Greenways Trail Alliance talks about the Westside Legacy Trail.

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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