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

Bird Carburn Park

Carburn Park Alberta

Carburn Park is reached by turning south from Glenmore Trail onto 18 St SE, right onto Rivervalley Dr SE and then left onto Riverview Dr SE (2nd left, ignoring cul […]

Snowy Owl Prowl


The annual original Snowy Owl Prowl heads east from Calgary in search of Snowy Owls and other winter visitors and resident birds. Chances for others such as Prairie and Gyrfalcons; […]

Sandy Beach

Sandy Beach 4500 14A Street Southwest, Calgary, Alberta

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Carburn Park

Carburn Park Alberta

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Bird North Glenmore Park

North Glenmore Park (Parking Lot C)

Meet in parking lot C. Please contact Penny Smith to register by 403-249-5997, 404-807-8137, or

Bird Inglewood Bird Sanctuary

Inglewood Bird Sanctuary 2425 9 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta

Meet at IBS parking lot at 9 Ave and 23 Street SE. Please register with the leader: John McFaul 403-289-9517.

Dawn Dispersal of The Magpies @ Weaselhead

North Glenmore Park (Weaselhead parking lot) Alberta

Trip will take place at Weaselhead Park on Sat. March 4 for the Dawn Dispersal of the Magpies. Starting time is 6:45 so we can be there half an hour […]