Education

OUTDOOR FIELD-TRIPS  – booking 2021 and 2022

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IN-SCHOOL PROGRAMS – booking 2021 and 2022

Watch a short video of one of our in-school programs: Bring Nature into YOUR Classroom

Free presentations for 2021…. In partnership withCalgary Captured’, a Calgary-wide citizen science project, the Society is offering free in-school pre1sentations November to December inclusive, that explore biodiversity,  human impacts on our environment, and the need for co-existence with urban wildlife.  For details go to our ‘indoor programs’ page.

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COST OF PROGRAMS

  • in-school programs $110/class (40-60 mins. depending on grade)
  • in-school presentation to prepare students for an upcoming field-trip $95/presentation (45 mins.)
  • outdoor field-trips $220/class full-day field-trip (5 hrs.); $130/class half-day field-trip (2.5 hrs.);
  • custom field-trips for home-schooled students: fees arranged in discussion with the Education Coordinator

Maximum 3 classes per day; maximum 30 students per class; *$5 charge for each student over 30/class max.

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CUSTOM PROGRAMS

Our knowledgeable Naturalists can deliver a custom field-trip to meet the needs of your classroom. Provide us with your expectations and we can compliment your in-school activities while exploring the Weaselhead and Glenmore Parks.

ORGANIZED GROUPS

Bring your Scouts, Girl Guides or any group to explore the Weaselhead. We offer custom programs that meet City and Provincial Covid-19 guidelines for participants ranging in age from young children to senior citizens. Allow the Weaselhead Naturalists to enrich your understanding and connection to Nature. Find out how you can help support the plants and animals that share our city . Email education@theweaselhead.com to discuss details.

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COVID-19 PRECAUTIONS: indoor events will require participants wear a face covering or mask, outdoor events will require a face covering or mask to be worn when physical distancing cannot be maintained; please read the full list of precautions before making a booking.