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Come spend your weekends with us! Join us every weekend for Nature Savvy Saturdays or Discovery Sundays at the Nature Centre.


Drop-in Programs


Meet the Critters​
Saturday, March 24
From 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
At the Kerry Wood Nature Centre
Join an Interpreter to meet our Tiger Salamanders and our Plains Garter Snake.
Drop-in. Admission $3/person or $10/family.

Rockhounding Presentation
Saturday, March 31
From 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
At the Kerry Wood Nature Centre
Join guest speaker Chris Robak from Silver Cove as he shares some of his collection
 and stories about rockhounding.
Admission $3/person or $10/family

Easter Eggstravaganza
Sunday, April 1
From 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
At the Kerry Wood Nature Centre
Crafts, activities, prizes and our famous nature egg hunts. Fun for the whole family! 
Drop-in. Admission $3/person or $10/family

Pre-registered Programs

Family Astronomy Club
Saturday, March 10 from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 14 from 8:00 to 9:30 p.m.
Saturday, May 5 from 2:30 to 4:00 p.m.
At the Kerry Wood Nature Centre
Join Alice Koning, M.Sc. Astronomy and Physics for our winter meetings.
 Admission is $17+GST/family/meeting or $45+GST/family for all three meetings.
Pre-registration required by noon the day of the astronomy club

March Break Day Camps
Monday, March 26 to Thursday, March 29
From 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
At the Kerry Wood Nature Centre
Break out of the winter doldrums with this fun and interactive camp for 6 to 13 year-olds.
Pre-registration required by Saturday, March 24.
$45/child/day or $160/child for all four days.
Child must bring a lunch and snacks, shoes for indoors, water bottle and outdoor clothing.

Bird Houses With Bob
Sunday, March 25 starting at 2:00 p.m.
At the Kerry Wood Nature Centre
It's almost time for the songbirds to return; build a birdhouse to welcome them back!
Ages 6 to 13. Pre-registration required.
$7/members per child; $8/non-members per child.
Adult must accompany child due to the birdhouse construction.

Family Sleepover
Saturday, April 7 to 8
At the Kerry Wood Nature Centre
Have you ever wanted to sleep inside the Nature Centre?
 Join us for a fun-filled, night time family activities and programming.
 Our sleepovers start at 7:00 p.m. and end the following morning at 9:00 a.m. 
We supply and evening snack and continental breakfast. Coffee included!
$60+GST/family. Pre-registration required.


Have a place in our new exhibit:
send us a picture of what YOU do in Waskasoo!

We want to see what you've seen, where you've been, and how you enjoy the many faces of Waskasoo Park.

Send us your Instagram pictures #ourpark.

We'll post your pictures on the wall 
in our new exhibit for all to see!
Pictures will be rotated out several times a year. 

Come for a visit soon and check out what's going on in the park this season!

You book your family, public and youth programs on-line! 
Click here to check it out!
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Herbal Preparation Series
From 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. each day.
At the Kerry Wood Nature Centre
Join certified Master Herbalist, Lu Meissner, for this amazing series on making your own herbal preparations.
 All materials provided.


Herbs For Kids
Herbal Preparations 7
Tuesday, April 10
Learn about herbs for kids and the fun and interesting ways to get your little ones to take them. Participants will make and take home a couple of herbal treats.
Pre-registration required by April 9 at 4:00 p.m.
$40+GST/person

Herbs For First Aid
Herbal Preparations 8
Tuesday, May 15
Learn about which herbs to use in case of an emergency and how to make your own herbal first aid kit. Participants make and take home a couple first aid remedies to get started on creating their own kit.
Pre-registration required by May 14 at 4:00 p.m.
$40+GST/person