$50 – $60

2017/2018 Nature Guelph Naturalist In Training Program

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Guelph Lake Nature Centre

7677 Conservation Road

RR #4

Guelph, Ontario N1H 6J1

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The Nature Guelph Naturalists in Training Program is an opportunity for youth aged 11 - 16 to experience hands on learning in our natural world.

The "NITs" meet at the Guelph Lake Nature Centre (7677 Conservation Road, Guelph, ON) once a month, usually from 1pm - 3pm. Special event times and meeting locations will be noted in the schedule.

NITs are welcome to attend the Young Naturalist meetings as volunteer assistant leaders.

Naturalists in Training (NIT) Schedule 2017/2018

Please meet at the Guelph Lake Nature Centre unless otherwise stated. (7677 Conservation Road, Guelph, ON)

(All programs are “kids only”. Parents are invited to stay to all the programs marked with a *. Parents that would like to volunteer should contact the organizer to fill out a volunteer form. All volunteers need a current vulnerable sector police check)

Fall/Winter Schedule 2017

Saturday, September 30 – Insect Hunt, 1pm – 3pm

Saturday, October 14 – Fall Colours Hike, 1pm – 3pm at Guelph Lake Conservation Area (meet at the gate)

Saturday, November 11 – Caving at the Rockwood Conservation Area, (meet at the main gate, 161 Fall Street Rockwood, ON) 1pm – 3pm

Saturday, December 30 - Christmas Bird Count for Kids, 8am - Noon


Winter/Spring Schedule 2018

Saturday, January 13 – Snowshoeing and Winter Insects, 1pm – 3pm

Saturday, February 24 – Owl Prowl at U of G Arboretum, (meet at the U of G Arb Centre parking lot College Ave. East) 6:30 – 8:30pm (please note that the NITs are welcome to attend the Young Nats meeting in the morning from10am – noon as there will be a live owl presentation)

Saturday, March 10 – Animal Tracking, 1pm – 3pm

Saturday, April 28 – Salamander Hunt at Sudden Tract, 10am – 1pm (meet in the parking lot at 1839 Spragues Road, Cambridge - North Dumfries Township)

Saturday, May 5 – Pond Study in Wild Goose Woods U of G Arb, 1pm – 3pm

*May 19/20 – camping trip TBC – *extra fees may apply


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