Encouraging the appreciation, observation, study, conservation and protection of all components of the natural world.

© Anne K. Elliott

All Events

26 Nov 2017 9:00 am

Bebo Grove in Fish Creek Provincial Park

Bebo Grove in Fish Creek Provincial Park. Take Glenmore Tr SW to 14 St SW. Go S on 14 St to Anderson Rd. Turn right (West) and go to 24 St SW. Turn left (South) and follow it to its end in the parking lot. Leader, Howard Heffler 403-284-2961.

1 Dec 2017 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Monthly Elbow River Birding Survey

Monthly Elbow River Birding Survey. Meet Stanley Park, 42 Av SW, just W of Macleod Tr. Walk to Glenmore Reservoir, ride back (3.5 hours). Call leader Gus Yaki, 403-243-2248, to ensure vehicle space for return.

2 Dec 2017 9:00 am

Bird North Glenmore Park

Bird North Glenmore Park. Meet in parking lot C just W of Rowing Club, accessed from S end of Crowchild Tr SW. Leader Penny Smith, 403-249-5997.

6 Dec 2017 7:30 pm - 8:45 pm

BSG - Birds for all Seasons

‘Birds for all Seasons’: A pictorial review of birding year-round in Calgary and Southern Alberta.  Presented by Tim Hopwood.

Tim is a hobbyist nature photographer with a passion for birds. Born and raised in Australia, he and his young family have called Calgary home for the past ten years. An accountant by day, Tim looks forward to the weekends, and especially family camping trips in the summer, when he gets to hit the outdoors, spend time with his family and indulge in his hobby. Tim’s award-winning images have been featured in Canadian Geographic, Birdwatching Magazine, Nature Canada and locally on the CBC and in the Calgary Herald. He is also a monthly contributor to the Bird Canada website and regularly shares his photography on his facebook page.

9 Dec 2017 8:15 am - 12:00 pm

Scouting Xmas Bird Count territory

Scouting my Xmas Bird Count territory in Elboya – Stanley Park, Rideau, Roxboro. Meet at 420 Brunswick Av SW. Return for hot lunch. Advance registration required. Leader, Gus Yaki, 403-243-2248, gyaki@calcna.ab.ca.

17 Dec 2017 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Calgary-Area Christmas Bird Count

If you wish to participate in the Calgary Christmas Bird Count, please check the Christmas Bird Count article in the Newsletter or on the website.

20 Dec 2017 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Annual General Meeting

Annual General Meeting followed by Christmas Quiz, Members’ photos, and Refreshments! Please attend to help keep your society’s affairs in order and to elect a new Board of Directors. After the AGM Pat Bulman will host the annual Christmas quiz followed by the showing of members nature photos. After the meeting we will have snacks in the foyer of Cardel Theatre. If you have a few photos you would like to show to fellow members at the AGM please contact John McFaul at  403-289-9517 or info@naturecalgary.com

 

30 Dec 2017 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Bird North Glenmore Park

Bird North Glenmore Park. Meet in parking lot C just W of Rowing Club, accessed from S end of Crowchild Tr SW. Leader Penny Smith, 403 249-5997

1 Jan 2018 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Christmas Bird Count in Fish Creek Park

If you would like to participate in the Jan 1st Christmas Bird Count in Fish Creek Park, please contact Jim Washbrook  at 403-282-8849 or jwashbrook@prairiesky.ab.ca. He will tell you where to meet and the time.

2 Jan 2018 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Monthly Elbow River Birding Survey

Monthly Elbow River Birding Survey. Meet Stanley Park, 42 Av SW, just W of Macleod Tr. Walk to Glenmore Reservoir, ride back (3.5 hours). Call leader Gus Yaki, 403-243-2248, to ensure vehicle space for return.

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