Events

Nature Calgary offers presentations, field trips, study groups and special events throughout the year. Events are free or discounted for Nature Calgary members.

Speaker Series

Speaker Series Showcases
Every month from September through May, we invite a special guest to present on natural history, scientific research and travel topics. The Speaker Series Showcases are held at Cité des Rocheuses. Everyone is welcome to attend – the Speaker Series Showcases are free for Nature Calgary members and $5 for non-members (payable at the door). To suggest a speaker or topic please call John McFaul at 403-289-9517 or contact us.

Bird Study Group
Bird Study Group meetings feature speakers, announcements, and quizzes on birding topics. The meetings are held once a month from September through May in the Cardel Theatre in Quarry Park. Come, listen, and meet other birders over coffee! To suggest a speaker or topic please contact us. The Bird Study Group is free for Nature Calgary members and $5 for non-members (payable at the door).  

 

Annual Banquet

The annual Nature Calgary banquet features food, fellowship and a notable guest speaker. Learn more about past speakers and how you can support our annual banquet.  

 

All upcoming events

Nature Walk – West Edworthy Park.

Edworthy Park (south parking lot) Alberta

Meet at the south parking lot down the hill from the end of Spruce Drive SW. Please register with leader John McFaul at alpnglo*@*telus.net or 403 289-9517.

Writing-on-Stone Bird Count

Alberta

Hello Alberta Bird Counters! We are pleased to announce that the Brooks-Lake Newell and Writing-on-Stone Bird Counts will take place this year on the following dates: Brooks-Lake Newell Bird Count: Sat. May 21 and Sun. May […]

Calgary Area May Species Count

Alberta

Once again there will be a Calgary and area May Species Count this year. The count will take place on Saturday May 28 and Sunday May 29. If you would […]

Bird North Glenmore Park.

North Glenmore Park (Parking Lot C)

Meet in parking lot C just W of Rowing Club, accessed from S end of Crowchild Tr SW or from 37 St. Please register with leader Penny Smith, 403 249-5997.

Calgary Area May Species Count

Alberta

Once again there will be a Calgary and area May Species Count this year. The count will take place on Saturday May 28 and Sunday May 29. If you would […]

Microscopic Pond Life: 

Ambrose University 150 Ambrose Circle SW, Calgary, Alberta

Microscopic Pond Life:  A single drop of water can contain a bewildering diversity of creatures. Join Dr. Matthew Morris on a participatory journey through the microcosmos, as we explore the […]

Out-of-town trip Little Fish Lake PP.

Little Fish Lake PP

Stops in  Rosebud, Dorothy and Wayne  Meet at Parking Lot C, North Glenmore Park at 8:00 AM. Return by 5:00 pm. Please register with leader Penny Smith, 403 807-8137. Limit […]

Bird Bowmont Park. (Fournier Residence)

Bowmont Park (Fournier Residence) Alberta

Bird Bowmont Park. (Fournier Residence) Meet at Bowmont Park Fenced Off-Leash Parking, 85th St NW. Please register with leader: Phil Stokes philip.stokes*@*ahs.ca 403-284-1002

Bird Dale Hodges Park,

Dale Hodges Park (Marantha Church parking lot) Alberta

Bird Dale Hodges Park, NW Calgary.  From 16 Ave NW take Home Road north to 52nd Street NW, turn left and then the first right into the parking lot behind […]

Bird North Glenmore Park.

North Glenmore Park (Parking Lot C)

Meet in parking lot C just W of Rowing Club, accessed from S end of Crowchild Tr SW or from 37 St. Please register with leader Penny Smith, 403 249-5997.