Wascana Junior Explorers

June 19, 2021 - 9:00 am – 10:30 am

Repeats: weekly on Saturday until August 28, 2021.

Habitat Conservation Area - Wascana Centre

Bring the kids and join us every Saturday morning this summer for some fun nature programming. Different activities will be featured each week. Programming will be geared towards children ages 5-10, but all are welcome. To register email

June 19 - Western Painted Turtles

The Wascana Junior Explorers will be learning about turtles this week. Live turtles, games and crafts!

June 26 - Migratory Birds

The Wascana Junior Explorers will be learning and watching for some common migratory birds that live in the Habitat Conservation Area. Program will include a scavenger hunt, games, and making a temporary bird feeder for your own backyard.

July 3 - Flora of the HCA

The Wascana Junior Explorers will learn about trees and plants of the Habitat Conservation Area, participate in a quadrat survey, and work together to build their own flower species. 

July 10 - Aquatic Life

The Wascana Junior Explorers will be pond dipping to learn about the aquatic life of Wascana Lake, and what constitutes a healthy ecosystem. 

July 17 - Habitats

July 24 - 5 Senses in Nature

July 31 - Predators and Prey

August 7 - TBD

August 14 - TBD

August 21 - TBD

August 28 - TBD

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