President’s Report

The winter months are a good time for us to look at what we are doing and reflect on what we will be doing in the future.
See our 2017-2018 President’s Report by Yves Dansereau here:
President’s Report 2018 final

2018 Weaselhead AGM

Monday, November 19, 2018
7:30-8:30pm
Mount Royal University, Riddell Library and Learning Centre
74 Mt Royal Cir SW, Calgary, T3E 7N5
 
Arrive early and visit  ‘What’s So Special About a Weasel’s Head’         
An installation presented in the library’s ‘Immersion Studio’ (Level 3) from 5:30-7:30pm. Drop in and stay as long or short a time as you like. […]

ANNUAL VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION PICNIC

Weaselhead/Glenmore Park Preservation Society’s 22nd ANNUAL VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION PICNIC,
LABOUR DAY MONDAY SEPT. 3rd from 10:30 a.m. until 2 p.m.

Because of ongoing construction at our usual Snowy Owl site, OUR EVENT LOCATION THIS YEAR IS THE PICNIC SHELTER AT SANDY BEACH. The official address is 4500 14A Street SW.
Please join us for a wonderful one-hour guided Nature Walk starting at 11 a.m. We launch into lunch, a […]

May Flower Count 2018

 

We had a great this past Saturday for our May Flower Count, led by Weaselhead Naturalist Cassiano Porto.
 Photo: Brieannah Mollison-Read
Our first May Flower Count was held in May of 2017, and we plan to continue running them each year in order to record the specie that are currently flowering at this time of year. Data collected from […]

Pathways and River Clean Up 2018

 
Thank You to everyone that came out to our Pathways and River Clean up today. We had over 75 volunteers pick up litter along pathways, trails and the Elbow River area. The park is now looking great as a result of all of your hard work!
See photos from the day here:
https://wgppsphoto.smugmug.com/Events/Pathways-and-River-Clean-Up-2018/

WGPPS News Release Re: Ministerial order regarding Environmental Appeal

News Release
 
Feb. 2, 2018
 
Weaselhead / Glenmore Park Preservation Society (WGPPS)
 
Re: Ministerial order regarding Environmental Appeal No.17-047 and 17-050 issued January 29, 2018, Minister of Alberta Environment and Parks.
 
The Board of the Weaselhead / Glenmore Park Preservation Society (WGPPS) commends the Provincial Government and Minister Shannon Phillips for their decision to protect the wetlands in […]

Weaselhead AGM 2017

Please Join Us!
When: November 2, 2017
Where: Lakeview Community Association 6100 34 St. SW
Doors & Refreshments: 7:00pm
Meeting: 7:30pm
In addition to the Agenda below you can expect:
Poetry performance by Naturalist Audrey Lane Cockett
Findings of initial results of our SW Ring Road Impact Study of the Beaver Pond presented by Naturalist Cassiano.

Agenda

7:30 pm Call to Order (doors open at 7.00pm)

Appointment of Recording Secretary

Appointment of […]

Weaselhead Soundscapes at Beakerhead

Weaselhead/Glenmore Park Preservation Society’s Soundscapes Project
at Beakerhead Festival
Join us in a wild night celebrating and showcasing local landscapes, local talent, and park naturalists.
WHERE: Blank Page Studio
WHEN: 6:00-8:30:pm show
stay and mingle after
Five talented artists have gathered at the intersection of art, park, and city in order to witness changes and capture the biodiverse and dynamic […]