Vernon New Car Dealers Association presents a cheque to Allan Brooks Nature Centre in the amount of $6,000. Money raised during their annual charity golf tournament in September will go towards delivery of ABNC education programs using the Allan Brooks Nature Trailer.
The Nature Trailer starts with a bang! On October 6th, the traveling exhibit joined the ranks of the Vernon Army Cadets to teach about local plants: edible, medicinal and even deadly. Armed with their new knowledge, the cadets can now survive in the wild, at least, for a little while. This marks our very first […]
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 […]
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 […]
Some of you may have seen the Nature Trailer by now rolling through town, at the IPE or more recently this past Saturday during the ABNC Mega Fall Garage Sale event. If you haven`t yet, keep a eye out as the trailer will be on the road again soon to attend the Kokanee Salmon Festival […]
Join our Nature Trailer Action Team! The next Nature Trailer Meeting is January 20, 2015 at 2 pm in the Community Meeting Room at the Vernon Branch of the Okanagan Regional Library. Contact Eleanor at [email protected] for more details. A big shout out to Bob Clarke and Walter King for all their recent work on […]