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Archaeology, Rocks and Minerals

Date: September 17, 2022 - September 18, 2022
Time: 10:00 am  to  7:00 pm

Explore the fascinating world of minerals. Learn about the dazzling minerals found in Manitoba and elsewhere. Gold Panning Activity Fluorescent Minerals Display Rocks and Minerals Auctions Fossils displays and activities Bring your whole family to enjoy the crisp fall weather as this is also a great weekend to experience fall migration.  

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Astronomy Night – The Fall Sky

Date: September 15, 2022
Time: 8:00 pm  to  9:30 pm

Learn about what will be in the sky this fall.  Join us as we explore and navigate the night sky this fall. An indoor presentation will be followed by an outdoor observation session from the rooftop, including a guided tour of the night sky weather permitting. $6 for members and $12 for non-members Click Here […]

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Cache the Marsh XIII (redux)

Date: September 11, 2022
Time: 12:30 pm  to  4:00 pm

Due to extensive flooding and trails/dykes damage this spring we have decided to move this event to the fall once the trails and dykes are repaired. Explore some lesser known areas of the marsh using a GPS receiver and participate in our Wetland Challenge for a chance to win some prizes. GPS units will be available […]

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Labour Day Adventures

Date: September 3, 2022 - September 5, 2022
Time: 10:00 am  to  4:30 pm

Visit the marsh as we prepare for the arrival of the geese! Rent your own canoe and explore the Marsh at your own pace or join us on a guided voyageur canoe excursion. Follow one of knowledgeable naturalist on Guided Marshwalk or rent one of our bicycle and explore the trails. Grab a net and […]

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Birds and Beer Flights 2022

Date: September 1, 2022
Time: 6:00 pm  to  9:00 pm

Celebrate migration with a unique event this fall. Enjoy locally brewed beers from several different breweries and delicious local food while watching the nightly return of the migrating waterfowl. Local Craft Drinks Vendors Barn Hammer Brewing Company Brazen Hall Brewery Dastardly Villain Brewing Company Devil May Care Brewing Company Farmery Estate Brewery Fort Garry Brewing Company […]

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Virtual Birding Hour – Invasive Species

Date: August 27, 2022
Time: 1:00 pm  to  2:00 pm

We will take a departure from birds as we discuss the many invaders that now call wetlands home! Learn about the many invasive species that made their way to Manitoba and what makes them unwelcomed in our province with our resident naturalist, Paula Grieef, from the comfort of your home. Members $5, non-members $10. Online […]

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Birding and Breakfast

Date: August 27, 2022
Time: 7:00 am  to  9:00 am

Experience the early morning magic of fall migration. Join our experienced naturalist for a guided walk to find birds in marsh at sunrise followed by a hot breakfast in our café. Bring your own binoculars or use one of our pair. Maximum number of people is 20 for this activity. Meet your guide in front […]

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BYOC! (Bring Your Own Canoe)

Date: August 25, 2022
Time: 6:30 pm  to  8:30 pm

Let our canoe specialist, Dusty Molinski, guide you through some lesser explored regions of the Marsh. Bring Your Own Canoe (or kayak and SUP) and join an interpreter as we venture into the marsh for a two-hour evening paddle! *Please make sure to comply with the Manitoba government’s AIS Regulations. If your watercraft was in […]

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Birding with the Naturalist

Date: August 17, 2022
Time: 7:00 am  to  8:00 am

Explore the Marsh with our Resident Naturalist, Paula Grieef. This is a great time of the year to look for birds returning from the North. Paula has over 25 years of experience working with with birds and is also the Bander in Charge responsible for our bird banding program. Bring your own binoculars or use […]

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Wader Walk

Date: August 14, 2022
Time: 1:00 pm  to  2:00 pm

Explore the Marsh from a whole different point of view! Put on a pair of chest waders and join ust on a special walk into the Marsh. Maximum of 12 people for this activity. Not suitable for small children. Minimum recommended age is 15.  Members $10 / Non-Members $15 (50% off admission to the Discovery […]

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