2022 Spring Active Living Guide


Jane’s Walk: Woodlands Heritage Trees Walking Tour (All Ages) Wander Woodlands and learn about heritage trees on a tour designed by our city’s arborists. New Westminster Museum 604.527.4640 Sunday, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm May 8 Registration Fee: Free 130669 Culinary Heritage: Cooking with Spirit (All Ages) Join staff from Spirit of the Children Society as they ex- plore their own Indigenous heritage through food. This time, learn about a Cree recipe. The cooking lesson will be followed by a question and answer period. Presented by Sashene Cooper. New Westminster Museum 604.527.4640 Virtual via Zoom Thursday, 6:00 - 7:30 pm June 2 Registration Fee: Free 130670 Bugs n' Bees: Beneficial vs Pest Species (All Ages) Explore our Heritage Gardens and learn how attract ben- eficial insects into your home garden. Educational activities for families with children are also provided. Presented by our UNIBUG friends at Douglas College. Irving House 604.527.4640 Saturday, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm June 11 Registration Fee: Free 130671

GENERAL Greenhouse Tours (All Ages)

Tour the greenhouse operation, discover how plants are grown and where our food comes from. Learn to care for a six inch garden pot plant you will take home. All supplies included. Group must have a minimum of 14 people. Call to book a tour. Queen’s Park Greenhouse 604.527.4567 Monday - Friday, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm May 16 - 30 (no tour May 23) June 1 - 17 Registration Fee: Free New Media Gallery Exhibition: Indivisible (All Ages) Explores the aesthetic of the invisible. Artists who try to capture the unseen qualities of processes constantly at work in the world around us: the nature of matter, how it was formed, and its material qualities and behaviour. Cu- rated by New Media Gallery for the Swiss Consulate, Sci- ence & Technology Festival and in partnership with CERN. New Media Gallery 604.515.3834 Wednesday - Sunday, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm April 23 - July 30 Registration Fee: Free HERITAGE Jane’s Walk: Glenbrook Ravine Plant Life with T’uy’t’tanat-Cease Wyss (All Ages) Walk through Glenbrook Ravine with botanist and Indig- enous educator T’uy’t’tanat-Cease Wyss and learn about the healing properties of its plant life. New Westminster Museum 604.527.4640 Saturday, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm May 7 Registration Fee: Free 130668


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