The Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival World Tour will be screening at Key City Theatre on January 7 & 8, 2022, continuing a tradition spanning over three decades. Tasked with helping the planning committee behind the event, I ventured down to the Snowdrift Cafe to meet with Pegg Davidson, Lorna Locke, and Suzanne McAllister over … Continued
At the root of it all
Wildsight News : Kimberley/Cranbrook Branch
Written by Chad Kile with Trixie Pacis With the Kimberley Community Garden resting beneath a thick blanket of snow, it’s time for us to look back at the 2021 growing season. We’re excited to share that we produced a successful yield overall and saw the hard work we put into improving the garden pay off. … Continued
‘Tis the season for holiday stocking stuffers and with that in mind, Wildsight Kimberley Cranbrook is thrilled to launch our Bee the Change Lip Balm fundraiser! Proceeds from each $5 lip balm sold will directly fund our branch’s education, conservation, and regeneration initiatives throughout the year. Each Bee the Change Lip Balm is made from … Continued
This year, we’re excited to share that our Apple Capture program was, once again, a big success.
Tuesday, November 30 is Giving Tuesday—a global movement dedicated to giving back. Giving Tuesday comes on the heels of Black Friday and Cyber Monday but rather than shopping, the focus of this special day is on community giving. This Giving Tuesday, we’re asking for donations towards Wildsight Kimberley Cranbrook‘s food security projects. Big or small, … Continued
We’re excited to share that our popular nature-based summer day camp program will be back in 2022 following a very successful 2021 season!
With all of the uncertainty surrounding in-person events during the pandemic, we are thrilled to have had a successful 2021 season for the Kimberley Farmers’ Market!
What do cherries have to do with climate change? Youth Climate Corps (YCC) crew members in Kimberley/Cranbrook can answer that question, after spending eight days on food recovery projects – two of them spent salvaging cherries and sharing them with a healthy food sharing initiative. “I found that working with the cherries was a great … Continued
Are you a College of the Rockies student looking for part time employment that works around your schedule? Do you have a passion for the environment and are interested in gaining experience with a local non-profit organization? The Wildsight Kimberley Cranbrook Branch is currently accepting applications for the Sustainablity Assistant position until Tuesday September 14. … Continued
The 2021 EBike Raffle has concluded with Hazy Oates of Cranbrook winning our KONA, El Kahuna E-BIKE. Hazy will now be able to go a little further, with the perfect, eco-friendly way to travel…an E-Bike! CONGRATULATIONS!!! The raffle raised over $8500 that will go directly into supporting our conservation, education and regeneration initiatives. Thank you … Continued