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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.

Pre-Registered Programs

Kids' Christmas Ornament Workshop
Saturday, November 25
From 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
At the Kerry Wood Nature Centre
A fun afternoon out for ages 7 to 12! Enjoy a nature walk, treats, and make some Christmas tree ornaments to take home!
All materials provided. Admission $15/child, pre-registration required.

Family Astronomy Club
Saturday, November 25
From 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.
At the Kerry Wood Nature Centre
All ages and astronomy knowledge levels welcome!
Dress warmly and bring a telescope if you have one (telescope not required to attend).
Admission $17 + GST/family, pre-registration required.

Kids' Winter Bird Feeding Workshop
Sunday, November 26
Starting at 2:00 p.m.
At the Kerry Wood Nature Centre
Kids ages 6 to 13 can learn about some of the more common winter birds,
how to identify and feed them, and build a bird feeder to take home.
Admission $7/members; $8/non-members per child.
Pre-registration required by Friday, Nov. 24. Adult must accompany child.
Presented by the Friends of the Kerry Wood Nature Centre.
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!
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.

​Herbal Christmas Workshop
Monday, December 4 & Tuesday, December 5
From 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.
At the Kerry Wood Nature Centre
Over the course of two evenings, participants will make seven different herbal preparations to take home in their Christmas basket. We provide all materials
$85.00+GST/person. Pre-registration required

Herbs For Skin Care & Herbal Preparations 4
Tuesday, January 9
From 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.
At the Kerry Wood Nature Centre
Lu will be covering how to make creams and ointments to help your skin better handle the cold Alberta winter months. Participants will get to take a cream and ointment home.
All materials provided. $40+GST/person

Medicinal Miracles In The Kitchen & Herbal Preparations 5
Tuesday, February 6
From 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.
At the Kerry Wood Nature Centre
Participants will be learning how to cook with culinary herbs for medicinal purposes. Lu will be teaching how to make herbal oils and vinegars. 
 Each participant will get to take either an oil or vinegar home.
All materials provided. $40+GST/person