Saskatoon Nature Society

Connecting People and Nature

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Sanatorium Site Bird Walk

Sunday, January 12, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

We will walk through the former Sanatorium site portion of Holiday Park to look for arriving winter songbirds. This park is one of five naturalized parks in the city which is managed to promote a diversity of wild birds and mammals.


Meet at the south end of Avenue K, adjacent to Bowerman House. https://goo.gl/maps/wniy6XzhVkA2

Bus: Route 9 Riversdale departs downtown terminal at 1:31 PM and arrives at Avenue K and Schuyler about 1:45 PM. Walk south one block along Avenue K.

Leader: Kyron Giroux (306-281-6996)

Guide to Nature Viewing Sites: Page 126.

Red-breasted Nuthatch
by Nick Saunders nicksaundersnature.com
Meet at south end of Avenue K

Monthly Program

Come to our monthly program.Listen, learn and meet people who are passionate about our natural world.

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January Meeting

“What lies beneath: microscopic life forms in your backyard”

Nick Belliveau

7:30 PM Thursday January 16
Room 1130 Health Sciences E-Wing, U. of S. Campus

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Kids in Nature Grant

January 15, 2020 Deadline

Are you interested in connecting kids with nature??
Are you part of a school, community association, Aboriginal band, registered charity or other youth oriented group?

If you aswered YES then check out this grant opportunity offered by the Saskatoon Nature Society.

Grant application available HERE.

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Other Activities

Workshops

Workshops will be announced as they are planned. Stay tuned for more information.

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Saskatoon Young Naturalists

Welcome to the Saskatoon Young Naturalists. Young Naturalists’ activities are open to all ages and offer nature-based activities designed for families. Content is geared towards the 5 to 11 year old range. We operate on the belief that children’s (and parents’)...

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Sanatorium Site Bird Walk

Sunday, January 12, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM We will walk through the former Sanatorium site portion of Holiday Park to look for arriving winter songbirds. This park is one of five naturalized parks in the city which is managed to promote a diversity of wild birds and...

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Chorney acreage Bird Feeders

Sunday, January 19, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM Members Only Event. Saskatoon Nature Society members are invited to visit this private Grasswood acreage south of the city which has had the highest concentration of birds found during recent Boxing Day bird counts. Non-members...

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Winter Twigs and Buds

Saturday, February 1, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM The cold winter months provide an unique opportunity for people to identify trees and shrubs without leaves.  Winter buds, twigs and bark are unique for each tree and shrub species.  The field trip will be a hike...

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Forestry Farm Bird Walk

Saturday, February 8, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM We will walk through this park watching for winter finches and other songbirds. Click to Register Meet at south end of “overflow” parking lot next to the main hall. Click for map Leader: Bob Godwin (306-343-8590). Black-capped...

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Printed Resources

Saskatoon Nature Society produces a number of publicatons which can be viewed by clicking below.

Field Trips

Everyone is welcome to attend field trips. Lots of information is available by clicking below.

Become a member

Membership in the Saskatoon Nature Society costs $20 per year. Donations to SNS qualify for a tax receipt.

Explore

Explore Saskatoon

Find a ‘Nature Hot Spot’ in Saskatoon.

HOT SPOTS

Saskatoon has many public parks and a whole river valley to explore. Many bird species, animals, plants and other wildlife can be found right in our city.

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Support Saskatoon Nature Society’s education and conservation programs through a donation.

Saskatoon Nature Society

Connecting People and Nature

Saskatoon Nature Society
Box 27013 Grosvenor Park
Saskatoon, SK S7H 5N9

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president@saskatoonnature.org

Saskatoon Nature Society
Box 27013 Grosvenor Park
Saskatoon, SK S7H 5N9