Join us at the Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve for a heartwarming family art class led by the talented artist, John LeFlock. Under John's expert guidance, you'll learn how to create beautiful artwork for cards that not only spread holiday cheer but also celebrate the natural beauty of our local environment. It's a fantastic opportunity to bond with your family, embrace your inner artist, and make personalized, meaningful cards that will leave a lasting impression. A workshop fee of $35.00 per person applies which includes all materials. Don't miss out on this special event that combines art, nature, and the spirit of the season!
The Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve is a non-profit organization. All program fees support the community outreach, conservation work & programs at the GBHNR. Registration is available on our online booking platform, Peek (booking fee applies), or in person at the Rotary Interpretive Centre, staffed daily from 10-4.
Keep an eye out here for future dates! Don't miss this opportunity to learn all about the amazing Pacific Great Blue Heron!
Description: The Pacific Great Blue Heron is a species at risk and the namesake of our Nature Reserve due to the large breeding colony that has thrived here for more than 50 years. Join us for a FREE hour-long guided tour to learn all about this fascinating species.
Led by an experienced environmental educator, our Heron tours take you on a journey of discovery, to learn about the life cycle of the Pacific Great Blue Heron and view their breeding grounds. You'll learn all about this remarkable species, its habitat, and how it has thrived on the Nature Reserve. Immerse yourself in the beautiful scenery and enjoy viewing the Herons and other wildlife as you walk through the Reserve, gaining an understanding of the significance of this natural area and the role it plays in maintaining habitat for this species and many others. Don't miss this incredible opportunity to experience the wonders of the Nature Reserve and deepen your appreciation for its importance to our local wildlife.
Heron tours are FREE and suitable for people of all ages. We hope that we'll see you at the next one!