Author Archives: Allan Brooks

Artist in Residence Eric Button Exhibition June 21

Ecosploitation: Caetani Centre and Allan Brooks Nature Centre are pleased to present Opening Reception and Artist Talk with Vancouver Artist Eric Button Public is Welcome! Exhibition & Opening Reception Wednesday, June 21, 6-8 pm, Caetani Centre Studio Gallery. Artist talk: 7pm. 3401 Pleasant Valley Road, Vernon, BC Exhibition continues to June 28 Gallery Viewing Hours: […]

Garage Sale Breaks Fundraising Record

Thanks to the generosity of the Greater Vernon Community Allan Brooks Nature Centre had a record breaking year with the Spring Mega Plant and Garage Sale! Over $18,000 was raised over 3 days (May 27, 28 and June 3). “We’re thrilled with the support from the community and hope to see the same excitement for […]

Allan Brooks AGM Notice

Join us for our Annual General Meeting Wednesday, June 14 at Okanagan Spirits Craft Distillery, 7-9pm. Meet the Board, hear about recent progress the Society has made towards its mission and learn some amazing things about Raptors in the Okanagan. For more info contact the centre at 250-260-4227 June 2016 AGM Minutes

Facility Expansion Initiative

Growing Our Community Community is a feeling of fellowship with others through sharing common attitudes, interests, and goals with people of all ages and walks of life. Every public program and event we host at the Allan Brooks Nature Centre creates community by bringing guests together to experience nature together. It’s wonderful to watch the […]

Canada Day

For those that usually join us at the centre to view Canada day fireworks, please know that fireworks are not going ahead this year. Therefore the centre will be closed that evening. Hope to see you all next year however!

Welcoming New Artists!

Along with ushering in the summer months, June also welcomes some new artistic energy and activity to Vernon. The Caetani Cultural Centre & Allan Brooks Nature Centre are welcoming another artist into its Fresh! AiR Residency Program. Destanne Norris, a local resident artist, will be heading up to the Allan Brooks Nature Centre for June […]

Fresh! AiR Partnership Returns

The Caetani Cultural Centre and the Allan Brooks Nature Centre’s Fresh! AiR (Artist in Residence) Partnership Returns. The Caetani Cultural Centre and the Allan Brooks Nature Centre are proud to kick off this year’s Fresh! AiR (Artist in Residence) program with the arrival of artist Maria Whiteman. The collaborative program focuses on the intersection of […]