Calendar of Events 2019


Monthly Bird Counts

Meet at the upper kiosk in the parking lot in Lighthouse Park on the

First Sunday of every month (except January) at

8:30 a.m.  September 1, October 6, November 3, December 1, 2019

7:00 a.m.  February 2, March 1, April 5, May 3, June 7, July 5, August 2, 2020

Novice and experienced birders welcome.  


Annual General Meeting

Saturday June 13, 2020

Save the date!  More details later.


Volunteer Opportunities 2019

For all volunteer events please wear old clothes, sturdy shoes and work gloves and bring your own water.


SATURDAY, September 28, 9:00 am - noon  

WEED PULL, CAULFEILD PARK (suitable for adults)

Meet at the anchor on Pilot House Road


SATURDAY, October 19, 9:00 am - noon

WEED PULL, NORTH PICCADILLY PARK (12 years and under with an adult please)

Meet on Clovelly Walk at junction with N Piccadilly. North of railway crossing.


SATURDAY, October 19, 2:00 - 4:00 pm

MUSHROOM WALK, LIGHTHOUSE PARK with David Cook

Must register with David at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


SATURDAY, November 23, 9:00 am - noon  

RESTORATION PLANTING, THE DALE PARK (12 years and under with an adult please)

Meet at the corner of The Dale and Water Lane.


SATURDAY, November 30, 9:00 am - noon CANCELLED

WEED PULL, LIGHTHOUSE PARK (12 years and under with an adult please)

Meet at the upper kiosk in the parking lot. 


Educational Walks and Talks

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Mushroom Walk

with

David Cook

Saturday, October 19, 2019

2:00 - 4:00 pm

Lighthouse Park

 
Registration required. Contact David @ This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Join David to learn about the important role of fungi in our forests and how to safely identify them. This is a joint event for Lighthouse Park Preservation Society and Nature Vancouver. Membership in these societies is not required. 

 


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Plant - Animal Communications

with

Daniel Mosquin

Saturday, November 16, 2019

2:00 - 4:00 pm

Welsh Hall, West Vancouver Memorial Library

 

Join botanical consultant Daniel Mosquin, to explore the latest research into how plants communicate with each other and with animals. Daniel honed his skills growing up on a Manitoba farm, where gardening, bird watching and mucking about in ponds led to studies in plant biology, photography and a career with the UBC Botanical Gardens.