Family Nature Nights 2017
Learn about mushrooms, butterflies, birds, and mammals and the habitat we share with them right here in Edmonton's green spaces. Join local nature enthusiasts and deepen the connection between your family and our beautiful, complex planet.
The mission of Family Nature Nights is to promote positive experiences for youth and their families with nature, science and urban wilderness. Programming is designed for 6-10 year olds, but nature lovers of all ages are welcome.
Family Nature Nights are free 2 hour events that occur in locations across Edmonton. In 2017, there are a total of 6 events planned for Wednesday nights throughout July and August.
City of Edmonton Big Bin Events
From 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., on June 24th and 25th at 17740-69 Avenue, and on August 19th and 20th at 9200-163 Street, the City of Edmonton will host a Big Bin Event.
Drop off your unwanted furniture, mattresses, large household appliances, computers, televisions, etc. Items will also be accepted for the Reuse Centre. No hazardous waste such as paint, varnish, household cleaners or batteries will be accepted.
Summer Day Camp: Ultimate Adventure Race
Are you up for the ultimate adventure? You will discover new skills, such as outdoor cooking. Be creative to help your team maneuver around road blocks and explore detours. Finish the week with an exciting field trip in your quest for adventure. For ages 7 to 10. Starts Monday, August 14th to Friday, August 18th, 2017, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., at 9620-152 Street (community hall). Cost - $151.00. Course Code 596683. To register, phone 311 or online at eReg.edmonton.ca.
Summer Day Camp: Treasure Hunters
Ahoy Shipmates! This program brings to life the tale of explorers from long ago. Unravel the mystery of long forgotten buried treasures, just waiting to be dug up by some lucky treasure hunter. Come aboard our ship to seek adventure on the high seas. For ages 7 to 10. Starts Monday, July 24th to Friday, July 28st , 2017, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., at 9620-152 Street (community hall). Cost - $129.00. Course Code 596678. To register, phone 311 or online at eReg.edmonton.ca.
MLA BBQ Party
You're invited to a BBQ with the Honorable Lori Sigurdson, MLA for Edmonton-Riverbend.
Join us on Thursday, July 6 from 6 - 8 pm at the Parkallen Community Hall (6510 - 111 Street) for an evening of fun, friends and food.
Bring your kids for balloon animals and fun activities and games.