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.
Camas Discovery Day
|Bookable Type(s)||Half Day Field Study|
|Location||Millennium Park in Castlegar. Upon request, the program can be in Crescent Valley and at Marsden Face, near Nelson.|
Come discover the story of camas and experience the bloom in beautiful Millennium Park. Understanding the plant, its relationship to humans, and the environment is an intriguing and inspiring experience you will not forget. Students will learn about ethnobotany, pollinators, mapping, conservation, restoration, local history and do their own observation. Come find out about the 1 acre Camas Conservation area that is now part of the Millennium Park plan in downtown "Camas"gar.
Upon request, the program can be in Crescent Valley and at Marsden Face, near Nelson.
"Megan was very gentle but firm with my wiggly grade 3 class and the children enjoyed her and her teaching. They responded extremely well." - Lori McWilliam
"Ms. Read paced this morning very well. It is not always easy to guage the energy level and interest level of 5 and 6 year olds but this sequence of events and the complexity of the tasks suited my group beautifully. Ms. Read was patient, clear and read her crowd well." - Barbara Archibald