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CFN Yearly Overview 2018-2019       

AGM: 

March 20, 2018 @ 5:00 PM IHOP 45466 Yale Rd West Speaker: Emily Johnson Marine Mammal Rescue Centre

Meetings & Speakers:   “Knowing Nature” Series (open to the public)   

Neighbourhood Learning Centre 46361 Yale Road, Chilliwack,  Alumni Room 

3rd Tuesday @ 7:00 PM Refreshments Available from 6:45 PM

Check details for current 2-months on our website: www.chilliwackfieldnaturalists.com/meetings.htm 

April 17, 2018 -   Jenn Burt Sea Otters & Kelp

May 15, 2018 -  Lee Beavington Nature as Teacher

September 18, 2018 - Scott Yaeger   Mesocarnivores

October  16, 2018 - Terry McIntosh  Habitat & Rare Species

November 20, 2018 - Mike Pearson  Stream Restoration

January 15, 2019 - Members Night

February 19, 2019 - Joachim Boge - Mountain Adventures

Annual Picnic:

Camp Slough Wildlife Area Tuesday June 19, 2017 @ 5 PM 

Christmas Bird Count: 

Details at www.chilliwackfieldnaturalists.com/christmas_bird_count.htm 

Precount: Tuesday, December 4, 2017 @ 6:30 PM at  Neighbourhood Learning Centre, 46361 Yale Road, Chilliwack

Chilliwack Count Day: Saturday December 15, 2017 all day / Post Count: Pot Luck - Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve

Harrison River Count: Tuesday, December 18, 2017 / Post Count: Old Settler Pub, Harrison Hot Springs

Camp Slough Wildlife Area Stewardship: ("Coffee Cutters"):  

Our monthly maintenance work party . Tools and Gloves provided. Coffee at Minter’s (winter) or Timmy’s (summer) afterwards.

      Winter Hours: 1st Saturday 9 to 10 AM                    

        ·  March 3, 2018 · May 5, 2018 · October 6, 2018 · November 3, 2018 · December 1, 2018 · January 5, 2019 · February 2, 2019 · March 2, 2019 

       Summer Hours: 1st Wednesday 6:30 to 7:30 PM

        · June 6, 2018 · July 4, 2018 · August 1, 2018 · September 5, 2018

Field Trips   2017:  

January 20th 2018,  Annual Hope Slough  winter walk and  lunch at local cafe

April 10, 2018 we explore the ponds, fields and  marshes Wilband Creek Park, an urban restored wetland. Lunch at Clayburn Tea Room

May 19, 2018   UBC Botanic Garden  tour of Gary Oak and Native Gardens 

May 18, 2018 Skagit Valley Ross Lake Provincial Park Trip with LFN's Jude & Al Grass 

July  2018 (date TBA)  Manning Provincial Park Alpine Meadows  

July 28, 2018 Mammal Rescue Centre Vancouver

August 2018 (date TBA) Annual Summer Picnic at Browne Creek Wetland Walk  

November 2018 (date TBA) see the over wintering snow geese and winter waterfowl at Reifel Bird Sanctuary  

Go to Field Trip Page for more info on current trips   OR Join  Langley Field Naturalists for Trips 

If you would like to lead a trip let Janne know the date, the destination, where you will meet the group, level of difficulty and what to bring.  

Liability Policy for club sanctioned trips:  

All participants must sign a waiver to participate (membership renewal automatically includes the waiver).  

We carpool as much as possible.  Club policy is passengers pay car owner $5 for each hour of driving.  

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