BOOK A WILD VOICES FOR KIDS PROGRAM!
All programs are now available for booking at the subsidized rates listed.
Teachers who are current CBEEN members may access one complimentary program for their classroom in the school year. Teacher members can redeem their complimentary program with bussing reimbursement up to $250. Up to 200 complimentary programs are available annually to teachers across the Basin on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Spring Bird Watching at Reflection Lake
|Bookable Types||Half Day Field Study|
|Location||Reflection Lake, Golden|
|Contact This Presenteremail@example.com or call 250-344-0017|
This program is available during the weeks of: April 30-May 4, May 14-18, May 28-June 1, June 4-8.
Reflection Lake is one of Golden's best locations to observe birds during spring migration and nesting season. Bring your class on a field trip to Reflection Lake Wildlife Viewing Area for a morning of bird watching and bird games! Binoculars and bird identification books are supplied.
This field trip will be customized to fit the grade level. Students will learn how to use binoculars, identify a number of song and waterbirds, and observe their activities. They will identify habitat features and learn about the significance of the Columbia River Wetlands to migratory and resident birds. They will also learn how about ecosystem health and how to recreate responsibly in the wetlands.
Logistics: Book a bus or walk approximately 2km to Reflection Lake from school. Activities will be based out of the covered gazebo and there is an outhouse.
"The Wild Voices Educators were well planned and had the students involved in hands on activities and games as well they were very knowledgeable about the local birds." - Margo Reinders
"Both Carmen and Joan were great. Both had great knowledge of birds. Both were friendly, helpful and enthusiastic. " - Krista Horn
"Joan provides a program that is informative, engaging, and includes lots of children participation. There is a great balance of sharing of ideas, exploration, and movement. The time frame is suitable and just right for this age group, and the location is quick and easy to get to with lots to observe. Thank you Joan!" - Eleonora Pecora
"Joan was an excellent educator and I highly recommend this presentation." - Kathleen King