Wild Ideas

Wild Ideas consists of speakers series, film screenings and community engagement events; all centred around the importance of connecting with and caring for our natural environments.

  • Bear Awareness Day June 17, 2017 – a free community celebration of the end of hibernation with a guest speakers and a bear trap demonstration
  • Our Wild and Scenic Film Festival is a much anticipated annual event. Check here for our 2018 Festival.

 

 

Greg Kruger, BC Conservation Officer, beside Floyd Sam and Andrea Smillie (holding grizzly skull) of WildSafeBC, shows the McRobbie family the live trap he uses to deal with bear conflicts, at the Ursus & Us / Bear Awareness Day, organized by Wildsight Invermere at Pothole Park in downtown Invermere.

 

Our Invermere branch focuses on the following programs:

Upcoming events related to Invermere

Grizzly Bears: Running Out of Room and JCCS AGM

Event Date:  Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Join us and the Jumbo Creek Conservation Society for a presentation from Clayton Lamb on grizzly bears and…

Wild & Scenic Film Festival 2018 in Invermere

Event Date:  Saturday, November 24, 2018

The 5th Annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival returns to Invermere on Saturday, November 24, from 5- 9…

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Latest news related to Invermere

Job Posting: Car Share Launcher (INVERMERE)

Wildsight Invermere is launching an electric car share in Invermere and we need a self-motivated individual to…

2018 Go Wild! Youth Wilderness Trips

Already ready to apply? Adventure deep into the wilderness this summer with hiking guides Dave Quinn, Kelly Comishin…

Our 2017 Annual Report

Our Annual Report is hot off the press. Take a look and read about what we accomplished together…

Love her, but keep her wild

"Love her, but keep her wild." ~Atticus To the dreamers, the doers, the ones fighting to protect the…

Talking with animals: Adventurer Jon Turk on tour in September

Jon Turk—adventurer, scientist, storyteller and wanderer—will present “Talking to Animals” on encounters with wild creatures on this September in Invermere, Creston, Kimberley and Cranbrook.

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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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