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Orienteering

Sunday, October 19, 2014, start between 9:15 am and 12 pm

John Charlow and the Ramblers Orienteering Club invite you to their annual meet. Come and find your way through the forest using map and compass. This is a great activity to do with kids.

No reservation required. Meet at the Conservation Centre.

Info: http://ramblersmontreal.wordpress.com/events/

 


 

Halloween Spooky Skies

Saturday, October 25, 2014, 8 - 10 pm

In English

The members of the Astronomical Society will be hosting a public lecture on the Halloween skies. Find out what goes on in the sky at the end of October.

Free entrance. No reservation required. Meet at the Conservation Centre.

For up-to-date info, consult http://rascmontreal.org/zenith/

 



Trail Clearing Day

Saturday, November 1, 2014, 9 am - 1 pm
Rain or shine

Join the Friends as they clear the trails in preparation for the ski and snowshoe season. Light and heavier brush clearing will be tackled. Be dressed for the weather with waterproof boots and work gloves. Bring your own hand tools such as hatchet, bow saw and clippers. Pack a sandwich for an after work get-together lunch. Fruit juices and desserts will be provided.

Phone in to register. Meet at the Conservation Centre.

 


 

Nocturnal Rummage

Saturday, November 1, 2014, 7 - 9:30 pm

In English and French

What are those glowing eyes in the distance? Join Chris Cloutier as we explore the Arboretum after dark. Come and discover the secret life of those nocturnal creatures which we seldom see.

Cost: Members $10/adult, $5/children; Non-members $15/adult, $10/children

Bring a headlamp/flashlight, and wear appropriate attire

Please reserve (limited spaces)

 


 

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 Friday, 17 October 2014 13:35