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Learn about mushrooms, butterflies, birds, mammals and the habitat we share with them right here in Edmonton’s green spaces. Join local nature enthusiasts and deepen the connection between your family and our beautiful, complex planet.

The goal of Family Nature Nights is to promote positive experiences for youth and their families with nature, science and urban wilderness. Programming is designed for 4-12 year olds, but nature lovers of all ages are welcome.

Family Nature Nights are free 2-hour events that occur in locations across Edmonton.

2019 Family Nature Nights

Registration: 6-6:25pm
Event Time: 6:30-8:30pm

Wildlife In The City

Date: July 3
Location: Hawrelak Park, 9330 Groat Road NW
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Wet & Wild

Date: July 10
Location: Goldbar Park, 10955 50 Street NW
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Precious Pollinators

Date: July 17
Location: Red Willow Park Kingswood, St Albert
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Beautiful Bugs 

Date: TBD 
Location: Jackie Parker Park, 4540 50 Street NW
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Way Of The Woods

Date: July 31
Location: Whitemud Park, near the Equine Centre
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Indigenous Summer

Date: August 7
Location: Twin Brooks District and Nature Park, 897 Twin Brooks Close NW
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Family Nature Nights 2019 Schedule

Nature Kids by Nature Alberta

Nature Kids is a province-wide club for youth and families who want to learn about nature and have fun at the same time! Nature Kids teaches children (aged 5–11) and their families about nature. The program provides educational materials and organizes monthly field trip experiences that promote being outdoors, observing nature, scientific investigation, environmental stewardship and healthy living.

Join Nature Kids

A one year family membership is $25 + GST and includes access to monthly Explorer Day field trips, NatureWild electronic magazine, the home learning Action Awards Program and membership in Nature Alberta.

If you are interested in taking a more involved role, contact us about becoming a Nature Kids club leader!

Call 780-427-8124 or email

Nature Alberta Events Calendar Find information about Nature Alberta events in Edmonton and across Alberta. Many are free to participants.

For More Information

Shauna Richard


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