Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve | Kids Out and About Vancouver

Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve

Address: 
5200 Sumas Prairie Rd
Chilliwack , BC , BC V2R
Phone: +1 604-823-6603
Contact name: 
Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve
Ages for which our activities are most appropriate: 
The Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve Society manages the programs and services on a 325 acre wetlands located on the un-dyked floodplain of the Vedder River. The site is known for the large breeding colony of Great Blue Herons nesting from March to July.
Science, Nature, Art, Homeschool

Organization learning resources

Title Description Cost
Nature Journaling
PUBLISHED

Have fun learning how to sketch and collect notes while observing the Flora and Fauna within the Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve. Create a journal with your drawings and notes while learning new information about the various species and specimens during walks with our artist, John Le Flock. Your journal will be a permanent record for enjoyment and reference that can be added to on future walks. This class with run on Friday afternoons throughout October, with the first class happening from 1 to 2:30 on the 2nd of October and the last class happening from 1 to 2:30 on the 30th of October. This class is geared toward ages 8 and up, so may be perfect for a home learner or even to do together as a family. Email herons@shawbiz.ca or call 604-823-6603 if you have any questions, and be assured that we have all necessary Covid-19 precautions in place to keep our staff and students safe.

New Students:   Please fill out the Registration Form online or at reception at the Interpretive Centre, or email herons@shawbiz.ca.

Returning Students (within the last year):  Please email students names and ages (if no changes)

Email herons@shawbiz.ca with any questions. School Billing accepted.  We can bill the school for you for a $15 administrative fee.

In light of Covid-19 we will be taking all the necessary requirements to maintain the health and safety of our staff and students. Please call or e-mail us if you have any questions or concerns: 604-823-6603 or herons@shawbiz.ca.

Nature
Visual arts / crafts
Late Elementary School
Middle School
High School
$
Outdoors Only Homeschool Program
PUBLISHED

With everything going on with Covid-19, we recognize that not everyone is comfortable with an indoor classroom situation, so we are offering an outdoors only option that will run for 6 weeks with the possibility of extension depending on how the weather is treating us. This hands on environmental education program will introduce and connect students to the natural world. Participants will enjoy learning through environmental games, hands on science activities and outdoor explorations. This is a science and research based nature experience taught by instructors who have a background in teaching and biology and in depth knowledge to share about the reserves unique wetland ecosystem.

New Students:   Please fill out the Registration Form online or at reception at the Interpretive Centre, or email herons@shawbiz.ca.

Returning Students (within the last year):  Please email students names and ages (if no changes)

Email herons@shawbiz.ca with any questions. School Billing accepted.  We can bill the school for you for a $15 administrative fee.

In light of Covid-19 we will be taking all the necessary requirements to maintain the health and safety of our staff and students. Please call or e-mail us if you have any questions or concerns: 604-823-6603 or herons@shawbiz.ca.

Academic - General
STEM - General
Nature
Early Elementary School
Late Elementary School
Middle School
$