Nature Park

Programs and Events

Public Programs

Public programs for all ages are offered year-round. Please visit the Recreation and Culture Guide for details about these programs, and for information about services, events and drop in programs that do not require registration.  

Special Events
Please note that dates, times and rates are subject to change. For a full listing of events, visit the Calendar of Events page.

Urban Wildlife TalkNature Park Bird
Richmond Nature Park
Date: Sundays, January 4 - June 28
Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Participate in a guided walk and learn about different components of the Nature Park. Walk themes change seasonally. Afterwards, visit the Nature House's small collection of live animals that are the ambassadors for the wildlife community of the bog. Suitable for all ages. Not offered during events. Call 604-718-6188 for confirmation.
By Donation

A Day for the Birds
Richmond Nature Park
Date: Sunday, January 18
Time: 11:00am - 3:00pm
Drop in and join a tour of this park's wildlife garden and learn how to make a garden habitat for birds. This event takes an ecosystems approach and highlights responsible feeding practices.

Exotic Reptile Show
Richmond Nature Park
Date: Saturday & Sunday, March 14 & 15
Time: 11:00am - 3:00pm
Meet snakes, lizards and geckos and talk with staff from the West Coast Society for the Protection and Conservation of Reptiles.

Hummingbird Homecoming
Richmond Nature Park
Date: Sunday, April 19
Time: 11:00am - 3:00pm
Learn how to attract birds to a garden, how they feed and other bird facts. Presentations ongoing.

Owl ShowOwl
Richmond Nature Park
Date: Sunday, May 10
Time: 11:00am - 3:00pm
See live owls up close. Presented by the Orpahend Wildlife Rehabilitation Society.

Slugfest
Richmond Nature Park
Date: Sunday, June 7
Time: 1:00 - 4:00pm
Fun, games and contests dedicated to slugs and their people. No registration required.

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