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Events

Oak Hammock Marsh Interpretive Centre offers a variety of events all year long. Find out what’s going on below and start planning your next visit!

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October 22, 2017 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Migration Farewell Concert

Date: October 22, 2017 Time: 7:30 pm  to  9:30 pm Enjoy a classical concert as we say farewell to the birds. Join us for an evening of classical music. The concert will commence at 7:30 p.m. and will end at 9:30 p.m. A wine and cheese featuring 10 different wines will be served during intermission […]

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October 29, 2017 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Pumpkin Decorating Workshop

Date: October 29, 2017 Time: 1:00 pm  to  3:00 pm Get ready for Halloween. Decorate or carve your own pumpkin or gourd and make some fabulous designs without the sticky mess at home. All supplies, including pumpkins, are provided. This workshop is available for all ages. Workshop fee: $12 plus admission

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November 5, 2017 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Birding Hour – Cowbird Parasitism

Date: November 5, 2017 Time: 1:00 pm  to  2:00 pm Brown-headed Cowbirds have a unique adaption. Come and learn about the special and unusual habits of this bird with our Resident Naturalist, Paula Grieef. This workshop is available for all ages. Workshop fee: $6 plus admission

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November 16, 2017 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Astronomy Night – Astrophotography

Date: November 16, 2017 Time: 7:00 pm  to  10:00 pm Learn to capture the night sky with your lens. Join experienced astrophotographer and get some tricks and tips on how to capture the beauty of the night sky. An outdoor observation session from the rooftop will let you explore the night sky. $5 for members […]

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November 25, 2017 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Santa at the Marsh

Date: November 25, 2017 Time: 12:00 pm  to  3:00 pm Santa is making an early stopover at the marsh! Come say hello to Santa!! Bring your camera and take your picture with him while you share your wish list from 12 to 3 p.m. Take part in many fun activities including cooking bannock and sipping […]

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December 14, 2017 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Astronomy Night – Winter Constellations

Date: December 14, 2017 Time: 7:00 pm  to  10:00 pm Find out which constellations will grace our night sky this winter. Winter is the best season to observe the night sky. Find out which constellations will be in the sky this fall and learn the stories behind them. An outdoor observation session from the rooftop […]

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December 16, 2017 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Christmas Bird Count

Date: December 16, 2017 Time: 8:00 am  to  12:00 pm Calling all bird enthusiasts! Help us count our winter resident species during this annual count. Pre-registration is required by December 13th. Fee : $5 plus admission to the Centre.

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December 17, 2017 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Birding Hour – Colour Abnormality

Date: December 17, 2017 Time: 1:00 pm  to  2:00 pm Learn the ins and outs of colours in birds.. Join our Resident Naturalist, Paula Grieef, to learn about colour in bird feathers and how sometimes things go awry. This workshop is available for all ages. Workshop fee: $6 plus admission

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December 26, 2017 10:00 am – 4:30 pm

Winter Family Fun Day

Date: December 26, 2017 Time: 10:00 am  to  4:30 pm Enjoy a fun winter day at the marsh with your family. The Oak Hammock Marsh is a great place to relax and have a great time with the family during the holiday season. Strap on some snowshoes and explore the marsh or skate around on […]

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