Author Archives: Mariko ABNC

Season’s End 2015

As the hush of fresh snow falls over the Okanagan, it’s once again time for the Allan Brooks Nature Centre to close it’s doors for the season. We’ve had an amazing year, full of new opportunities and achievements and we deeply thank all of those who came out as guests, groups or volunteers. Look forward to […]

Kokanee Salmon Festival

Red leaves were reflected in the creeks this fall as the kokanee salmon returned to the places they were born. The Nature Trailer joined in the festivities at the Kelowna’s EECO Centre Spetember 20th as we welcomed back the weary travelers! Hundreds of people turned out to the event, many of which participated in our […]

The Allan Brooks Nature Trailer visits the IPE!

An estimated 2700 people visited the brand new Nature Trailer over the five days of the Armstrong Interior Provincial Exhibition. Attendees explored the mobile exhibit, learning about grassland animals, water responsibility and local wildlife habitat conservation efforts through games and displays. Planet Bee joined us for part of the event to offer honey tastings and […]

NCDAV Charity Fundraising Golf Tournament

Participants in the 23rd annual NCDAV Charity Fundraising Golf Tournament at Spallumcheen Golf & Country Club were all delighted Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015 with the balmy weather and great on course conditions. Allan Brooks Nature Centre was chosen this year as one of two charities to take home a share the proceeds. During the 23 year history of the […]