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community
stewardship

taking care of nature

Upoming Events
& Workshops

ANARCHIST MOUNTAIN NATURE WALK 'N TALK
Thursday, April 25, 2024
4:30pm-5:30pm
Meet at the corner of Bullmoose Road & Bullmoose Trail on Anarchist Mountain

Please wear good walking shoes.

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SORCO OPEN HOUSE
May 5, 2024
10:00am-3:00pm
Oliver, BC

Entry by Donation.

 

OSS will be at this event with Nora, our Snake Ambassador.

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SWAN LAKE GREEN-UP
May 1, 2024
11:00am until we're done

Swan Lake Nature Reserve,
(off Old Kamloops Road)

We have partnered up with North Okanagan Naturalists' Club for a third time to increase biodiversity at Swan Lake Nature Reserve in Vernon.

We will be starting at 11:00am and planting until all of the plants are in the ground. Feel free to drop in when you are able.

Light refreshments will be provided.

Help us plant over 200 trees and shrubs at Swan Lake Nature reserve in Vernon.

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BIOBLITZ @
CARAVAN FARM THEATRE
May 11, 2024
10:30am-12:30pm

4886 Salmon River Rd, Armstrong

Locals and visitors are invited to channel their inner scientist by participating in this second annual Bioblitz event.

A bioblitz is a citizen science effort to record as many species within a designated location and time period as possible.

Participants will be joined by OSS biologists, naturalists and staff and invited to learn how to identify life from plants to insects, mammals, and birds.

Observations will be catalogued using the iNaturalist app. This free app can be downloaded from Apple App Store or Google Play. Participants should have the app downloaded prior to arrival and will be given instructions on how to make observations in the app on the day of.

No Charge for this citizen science learning event, but please RSVP:

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MEET US AT THE MARKETS

MAY 19 - ANARCHIST MARKET ON THE MOUNTAIN, OSOYOOS

MAY 27 - COMMUNITY CLIMATE EXPO, VERNON

JUNE 7 - POLSON NIGHT MARKET, VERNON

JUNE 8 - ARMSTRONG MARKET

JUNE 15-16 - LUMBY DAYS

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