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See below for a list of our upcoming events!

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 Critter
Sunday, October 15
From 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
At the Kerry Wood Nature Centre
Join an Interpreter and meet our Critters!
Admission $3/person or $10/family​

Trash To Treasure Swap Meet
Saturday & Sunday, October 21 & 22
From 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
At the Kerry Wood Nature Cente
Celebrate Waste Reduction Week by bringing in your useable, unwanted items and browse for something you may need.
 Let's keep it out of the landfill.
Free. Any leftover items will be donated to local charities.

Holiday Craft Fair
Saturday and Sunday, November 18 & 19
From 10:00am to 4:00pm
At the Kerry Wood Nature Centre
A wonderful way to start off the Holiday Season.
Shop and browse here at the Kerry Wood Nature Centre for that little something special!
Come and enjoy the warm atmosphere while you take advantage of the many goods sold by our vendors.
Free Admission. Drop-in
Vendors Wanted! Please contact Tanya Wells at 403-346-2010 ext.111​​ for more information.

Pre-Registered Programs

Play With Nature Crafts
Saturday, October 14
From 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
At the Kerry Wood Nature Centre​
This will be an afternoon of fun and crafts where your child can gather some natural items to craft with
 or use the abundant stock that we have here. There will be masks made, pictures, games and a nature walk.
Ages 7 to 13. Pre-registration required by October 13. $10.00/child

Soap Making Workshop
Saturday, October 7
From 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
At the Kerry Wood Nature Centre
It’s time to cozy down and start thinking about the holidays. Learn how to make a great stocking stuffer: handmade soap!
  $15 + GST/members; $17 + GST/non-members.
 All materials provided. Pre-registration required by 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, October 4th​

Family Astronomy Club
Saturday, October 21
From 7:30 to 9:00 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/meeting or $45 + GST/family for all three Autumn meetings.

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/meeting or $45 + GST/family for all three Autumn meetings.









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.

September 6 -Workshop complete
  Fall Harvesting & Herbal Preparations 1
  Learn how to harvest plants and make your own herbal remedies.
 We will be learning how to make teas, the difference between infusions and decoctions and when to use them. 
Also learn about making poultices and fomentations to aid wound healing. 
Each participant will get to take home a tea blend that they create. $30/person
. Pre-registration required by 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, September 3.

October 4
Herbs for the Cold & Flu Season & Herbal Preparations 2
Come and learn all about the herbs that you can use during the cold and flu season.
 Learn how to make your own syrups and vinegars and take home a herbal
 syrup prepared specifically for the cold and flu season.
$40/person. Pre-registration required by 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, October 1.

November 1
Herbal Aids For Digestion & Herbal Preparations 3
Learn some simple digestive herbs and effective
 natural remedies that can help 
We will be discussing the difference between glycerides and tinctures
 and you will get to take a tincture home.
$40/person. Pre-registration required by 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, October 29.




Holiday Craft Fair
Saturday and Sunday, November 18 & 19
 From 10:00am to 4:00pm
At the Kerry Wood Nature Centre
A wonderful way to start off the Holiday Season.
 Shop and browse here at the Kerry Wood Nature Centre for that little something special! 
Come and enjoy the warm atmosphere while you take advantage 
of the many goods sold by our vendors.
   Free Admission. Drop-in
Vendors Wanted! Please contact Tanya Wells at 403-346-2010 ext.111​