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Mycology Workshop

Sunday, August 16, 2015

9:30 am - 3 pm

In French

Although mushroom picking is prohibited at the Arboretum, this outing will be the exception that confirms the rule. On this special occasion, you will be invited to collect mushrooms of all kinds, and two mycologists will be here to help you to identify them.

Bring your boots, water bottle, lunch and camera

Free for members, admission fees for non-members: Adult $15, Child $7

Pre-register: 514-398-7811

Minimum 10 people Maximum 35 people


 

Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue Nature Day

Saturday, September 12, 2015

10 am - 4 pm

In partnership with the town of Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue, we are creating a program of family fun activities including nature walks, guest speakers, workshops for kids, and much more. Stay tuned for more information about the activities taking place in Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue on that day.

Free admission for all


 

Family Nature Discovery Walk

Sunday, September 20, 2015

Come check out the creatures of the Morgan Arboretum. This interactive walk allows adults and kids to get up close and personal with the wildlife and plants of our environment. Whether in the forest or at home, you will learn where to find these species, how best to handle them, and how they live. We'll hope to see frogs, toads, snakes, salamanders, spiders, butterflies, dragonflies and much more!

Bring your boots, water bottle and camera

Free for members, admission fees for non-members: Adult $10, Child $5

Pre-register: 514-398-7811


 

Spider Walk "Webs of Deceit"

Saturday, September 26, 2015, 10 am - 12 pm

Spiders are among the most misunderstood creatures on earth. Our naturalist Chris Cloutier will show you some of the common types, describe their incredible parental instincts and discuss their importance in the web of life.

Bring your boots, water bottle and camera

Free for members, admission fees for non-members: Adult $10, Child $5

Pre-register: 514-398-7811


 

Fiery Foliage

Sunday, October 4, 2015

Saturday, October 10, 2015

Sunday, October 18, 2015

10 am – 12 pm

Join a walk with naturalist Scott Pemberton to discover the natural phenomena of leaf colour change. Discover why it happens, and how, and determine which trees produce your favorite autumn highlights.

Bring your boots, water bottle and camera

Free for members, admission fees for non-members: Adult $10, Child $5

Pre-register: 514-398-7811

Minimum 10 people Maximum 35 people


 

Fascinating Forest Ecosystems

Saturday, October 24, 2015

9 am – 12 pm

Come and learn about forest ecology and tree identification with naturalist Chris Cloutier. Find out about the complex interactions of forest organisms and the events of the past that have shaped this region into what it is today.

Bring your boots, water bottle and camera

Free for members, regular admission fees for non-members:

Adult $6, Child $3, Senior & Student $4

Pre-register: 514-398-7811

Minimum 10 people


 

Nature Workshop Information

Registration: Most activities require advanced registration unless otherwise noted. To make a reservation, please contact the main office by calling 514-398-7811. Payments can be made by cash or cheque at the gatehouse before the start of the event. Receipts can also be issued. We recommend that you purchase tickets ahead of time at the main office since many of the activities fill up quickly.

Cancellations: If the minimum number of participants has not been reached by the registration deadline, the event may be cancelled. Cancellations will be made at least 24 hours before the start time of the event and all of those registered will be informed by telephone. If we cancel an event, anyone who has already paid a fee will be given a refund.

When you arrive, please check in at the Gatehouse for more information on parking and starting locations.

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On Monday, August 12, at 8 pm, join the members of theAstronomical Society for a public lecture by Andrew Fazekas. Following the presentation, telescopes, including the Bellevue Observatory, will be available for the public to enjoy the evening's sky (weather permitting).

Bring something to sit upon, (chair, blanket, cushion…), mosquito repellant and binoculars if you have a set, to enjoy the celestial fireworks.

For up-to-date info, please consult http://www.rascmontreal.org/
Entrance is free. No reservation required. Meet at the Conservation Centre of the Morgan Arboretum.
Last Updated on Thursday, 30 July 2015 14:15