Kimberley Open Gate Garden on Rotary Drive Wednesday July 3 from 5:30pm – 7:30pm Join James and Sharon of the Kootenay Society for Sustainable Living to learn all about companion planting with a Grow Biointensive approach. We will be discussing the three ways to successfully companion plant in our climate with examples of each type. … Continued
Event Branches: Kimberley & Cranbrook
Join Wildsight and the East Kootenay Invasive Species Council (EKISC) on Tuesday, July 9, starting at 7pm at the Marysville Eco Park. We will take a look at your weed samples, discuss how to manage invasive weeds and remove the ones living in the park. Snacks and drinks will be provided. Please bring gloves if … Continued
Thursdays between June 20 – Sept 19 from 5PM- 7:30PM on Howard Street. Fresh food and beverages from local farmers and food producers, crafts from local artisans, live music and delicious food are all served up in downtown Kimberley every week throughout the summer.
Help us kick off the season on Wednesday, June 26 at 5PM. Enjoy a hot dog (or veggie dog) on us, meet the artist behind our new sign and take a tour of the unique beds in the Kimberley Community Garden! PSST…The garden is behind the swimming pool on Rotary Drive.
Join Us on Wednesday June 12 from 4:30 – 6:30pm. Volunteers Needed! to help clean up the park (mainly the beds) so we can sort out the irrigation system and get it functioning properly. Tasks Include: pruning, weeding and clearing dead plant material from the main beds. What you need: Please bring pruning shears, loppers, … Continued
Join us on Wednesday, April 24 in the heart of Earth Week at the College of the Rockies (COTR) main campus in Cranbrook. There will be nature appreciation activities throughout the day and evening starting at 10:00 AM topped off with a short AGM Snack + Social starting at 8:00 PM. This day has been … Continued
Seedy Saturday is back! Get set for garden planning at this years event, hosted by Wildsight Kimberley Cranbrook, The Kootenay Society for Sustainable Living and the Kimberley Seed Library.
Our mountain caribou are gone—but they won’t be forgotten. Wildsight is holding a candlelight vigil to honour the mountain caribou, after the recent transfer of the last females from our southern mountains effectively wiped out the South Purcell and South Selkirk herds. The candlelight vigil, which will take place in Kimberley’s Platzl at 7pm on … Continued
A multimedia journey into the critically threatened world of the mountain caribou David Moskowitz is an expert wildlife tracker, photographer, and author of the new book Caribou Rainforest: From Heartbreak to Hope. Join him for a unique multimedia journey into the tragically threatened world of endangered mountain caribou, their home in the world’s largest last … Continued
The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour is back! In response to the great feedback from 2018, we are hosting two unique nights of film yet again on Friday, January 4, and Saturday, January 5, of 2019. New this year – we will be starting both nights that celebrate the spirit of adventure at a … Continued