Events

Ellis Nature Centre Bluebird Banding
Learn about Bluebird banding with this experience.
Join us for a bee themed art collage workshop on Monday, May 20, 2024.
Our beautiful gardens and grounds are the perfect place for your wedding! Contact us to help you celebrate.
Our Facility Rental Rates for the 2024 Summer Season and Off-Season. Book your next birthday party, wedding, spring tea, or corporate party with us!
Join us for an afternoon of butterfly counting to assist Citizen Science.
Saturday June 1, join us at Ellis nature Centre to make hummingbird planters.
Saturday June 1, join us at Ellis nature Centre to make hummingbird planters.
Join us Saturday, June 8 for an art workshop. Ages 8+.
On May 25, AWES will be on site hosting a day full of planting fruit and food shrubs on the Ellis Nature Centre site. We need your help to plant as many shrubs and bushes possible so we can create & enhance habitat for the wildlife on our site.
Discover the joy of gardening in our community oasis! With plots ready for your green thumb, our garden is more than just a patch of earth – it's a place to cultivate friendships and nourish your soul.
Join our site biologist for a bluebird nest-box tour!
We do birthdays at Ellis Nature Centre! Children's parties and adult birthday parties can be accommodated, with various times and spaces to rent.
Walk & Talk with Charity Briere on June 23 to search for pollinators!
An early morning birding walk with Gavin McKinnon!
Make your own hand drum with guidance and supplies from Clare Butterfly. Age 12+.
Create your own bird collage with Lauren Cowles! Ages 12+ welcome.
Discover Alberta's bats with Cory Olsen from Alberta Bats. Learn, observe, and maybe meet a rehabilitated bat! Bring your curiosity and sense of adventure!
It's time to make some soap bars! Sunday, July 14 with Susan from Eliza Jane Studios will be here to guide you through the soap making process.
Join local author Jess Pallister-Dew for a reading of 'The Outside Book' on July 26, 11am-12pm.
Learn how to use the eBird app to track your sightings.
Join us and Sharon Wiebe on Saturday, June 15 from 1-2pm for a FREE intro to gardening workshop!
Join Rob Wapple on opening day, May 20, for a birding walk.
Join us on Monday, May 20th for our 2024 opening day!
Join us for an afternoon of butterfly counting to assist Citizen Science.
Join us to learn all about bluebirds on July 2 from 11am-12pm! Ages 3-6 Parented
Join us for our Junior Naturalist day camp on July 3 from 9am-3pm! Ages 7-12
Join us to learn all about ducks on July 4 from 11am-12pm! Ages 3-6 Parented
Join us for our Junior Naturalist day camp on July 5 from 9am-3pm! Ages 7-12
Join us for our Junior Naturalist day camp on July 10 from 9am-3pm! Ages 7-12
Join us for our Junior Naturalist day camp on July 12 from 9am-3pm! Ages 7-12
Join us for our Junior Naturalist day camp on July 19 from 9am-3pm! Ages 7-12
Join us for our Junior Naturalist day camp on July 24 from 9am-3pm! Ages 7-12
Join us for our Junior Naturalist day camp on July 26 from 9am-3pm! Ages 7-12
Join us for our Junior Naturalist day camp on July 31 from 9am-3pm! Ages 7-12
Join us for our Junior Naturalist day camp on August 2 from 9am-3pm! Ages 7-12
Join us for our Junior Naturalist day camp on August 7 from 9am-3pm! Ages 7-12
Join us for our Junior Naturalist day camp on August 9 from 9am-3pm! Ages 7-12
Join us for our Junior Naturalist day camp on August 14 from 9am-3pm! Ages 7-12
Join us for our Junior Naturalist day camp on August 16 from 9am-3pm! Ages 7-12
Join us to learn all about Butterflies on July 11 from 11am-12pm! Ages 3-6 Parented
Join us to learn all about ants on July 16 from11am-12pm! Ages 3-6 Parented
Join us to learn all about beavers on July 18 from11am-12pm! Ages 3-6 Parented
Join us to learn all about purple martins on July 23 from 11-12pm! Ages 3-6 Parented
Join us to learn all about purple martins on July 23 from 2-3pm! Ages 3-6 Parented
Join us to learn all about foxes on July 25 from 11am-12pm! Ages 3-6 Parented
Join us to learn all about foxes on July 25 from 2-3pm! Ages 3-6 Parented
Join us to learn all about bees on July 30 from 11am-12pm! Ages 3-6 Parented
Join us to learn all about bees on July 30 from 2-3pm! Ages 3-6 Parented
Join us to learn all about badgers on August 1 from 11am-12pm! Ages 3-6 Parented
Join us to learn all about badgers on August 1 from 2-3pm! Ages 3-6 Parented
Join us to learn all about Snowshoe Hares on August 6 from 11am-12pm! Ages 3-6 Parented
Join us to learn all about Snowshoe Hares on August 6 from 2-3pm! Ages 3-6 Parented
Join us to learn all about chickens on August 8 from 11am-12pm! Ages 3-6 Parented
Join us to learn all about chickens on August 8 from 2-3pm! Ages 3-6 Parented
Join us to learn all about owls on August 13 from 11am-12pm! Ages 3-6 Parented
Join us to learn all about owls on August 13 from 2-3pm! Ages 3-6 Parented
Join us to learn all about Squirrels on August 15 from 11am-12pm! Ages 3-6 Parented
Join us to learn all about Squirrels on August 15 from 2-3pm! Ages 3-6 Parented
Saturday June 1, join us at Ellis nature Centre to make hummingbird planters.
Join Clare Butterfly for a medicinal plant walk on July 6 at 9am or 1:30pm.

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