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 […]

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 […]

Thank you to Flights of Fancy Supporters!

Thank you to all the wonderful ABNC members, supporters, volunteers and staff for another successful Flights of Fancy Dinner and Auction Gala! Special thanks to: Ken Barton, Eleanor Bassett, Janice Buick, Michael Carlson, Aaron Deans, Rod Drennan, Walt Duncan, Rosemary Elberg, Bill Gagne, Janet Gagne, Cherryl Halbert, Dave Higgins, Michelle Jefferson, Vivienne Horne, Don & […]

Citizen Science Programming, Spring 2015

Starting Spring 2015 ABNC will be hosting Citizen Science workshops for interested public. If you would like to know more about the well-being of local frogs, plants, bats and birds, and to collaborate with ABNC to monitor the distribution and abundance of focal wildlife groups then you may be interested to attend one or more […]