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July 1, 2017
Wild About Butterflies

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Celebrate Canada Day with us at the beautiful Shubenacadie Wildlife Park and learn about our incredible pollinators. Watch our butterflies be released at 2:00 pm and 3:00 pm. Imagine how it would feel to go from a caterpillar, to a sleeping in a cocoon, to a flying creature!  Regular park admission applies.  For more information email legacycentre@novascotia.ca or phone 902-758-5316.



July 8, 2017
Moonlight Night Tour

 9:00 PM - 10:30 PM

Join us in an easy, nighttime guided walk of the Shubenacadie Provincial Wildlife Park.  Get a nocturnal view of the park and its inhabitants.  The fee is $6 per person. Cash only.  This event is recommended for ages 12 and up.  Please bring flashlights, insect repellant, dress for the weather, wear good walking/hiking shoes and bring water. Pre- registering required. You must receive a confirmation to be eligible for this event. For more information or to pre-register email legacycentre@novascotia.ca or phone 902-758-5316.

 



July 15, 2017
Duck Day

 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Ducks Unlimited Canada (DUC) and the Shubenacadie Provincial Wildlife Park presents Duck Day! Join us at the Shubenacadie Provincial Wildlife Park for a day of family fun celebrating the partnership between DUC, the wildlife park, and our community of dedicated supporters. The day will include a FREE BBQ, live entertainment, face painting, crafts, nest box building, critter dipping and more. For more information contact at 902-758-4541, or k_scott@ducks.ca



July 17, 2017
Children's DAY CAMP

 July 17th – July 19th, 2017

9:30 AM - 4:00 PM

July 17: How the Park Works

July 18: Who’s at The Top of The Food Chain?

July 19: Interesting Insects

Join Shubenacadie Young Nature Club (SYNC) at the Shubenacadie Provincial Wildlife Park.  This opportunity is offered to children age 7-12 years old, at the low cost of $30 per day. Camps will be run by experienced outdoor educators trained in first aid, CPR and have who passed a Child Abuse Registry Check. They also really know how to have fun in nature! For more information or to pre-register email:  legacycentre@novascotia.ca or phone 902-758-5316.



July 22, 2017
Wild about Toads & Frogs

 July 22-23

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

This wild weekend we are going wild about toads and frogs. Join us at the Shubenacadie Wildlife Park to explore the difference between these amphibians and hunt for some in their natural habitat. Learn about their life cycles up close. View the toads and frogs on display at the wetland centre. Come explore our pseudo pond and make a fun craft to take home for $1. Regular park admission applies.  For more information emaillegacycentre@novascotia.ca or phone 902-758-5316.



July 29, 2017
Wild about Water

 July 29 & 30, 2017

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

This wild weekend we are going wild about water. Join us at the Shubenacadie Wildlife Park to explore this vital resource. With a roll of the dice take part in the water cycle to experience how it really works. Just how much fresh water is there on earth? Get a better idea with our eye-opening display. Can you undo water pollution? Make a fun craft to take home for $1. Regular park admission applies.  For more information email legacycentre@novascotia.ca or phone 902-758-5316.



August 4, 2017
Moonlight Night Tour

 8:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Join us in an easy, nighttime guided walk of the Shubenacadie Provincial Wildlife Park.  Get a nocturnal view of the park and its inhabitants.  The fee is $6 per person. Cash only.  This event is recommended for ages 12 and up.  Please bring flashlights, insect repellant, dress for the weather, wear good walking/hiking shoes and bring water. Pre- registering required. You must receive a confirmation to be eligible for this event. For more information or to pre-register email legacycentre@novascotia.ca or phone 902-758-5316.



August 9, 2017
Children's DAY CAMP

 Aug 9-11

9:30 AM to 4:00 PM

Aug 9: Survival Day at St. Andrew’s Marsh

Aug 10: Big on Biodiversity

Aug 11: Wild About Wetlands

Join Shubenacadie Young Nature Club (SYNC) at the Shubenacadie Provincial Wildlife Park.  This opportunity is offered to children age 7-12 years old, at the low cost of $30 per day. Camps will be run by experienced outdoor educators trained in first aid, CPR and have who passed a Child Abuse Registry Check. They also really know how to have fun in nature! For more information or to pre-register email:  legacycentre@novascotia.ca or phone 902-758-5316.



August 19, 2017
Wild About Reptiles - with the Maritime Reptile Zoo

 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Come to the Shubenacadie Provincial Wildlife Park to get up close and personal with some incredible reptiles from the Maritime Reptile Zoo, as they embark on a slithery and scaly journey! By combining entertainment, education, and live animals, they hope to dispel myths, alleviate fears, and give the public a chance to experience some of the world's most misunderstood creatures. Get ready to learn about some of the reptiles and amphibians from all four corners of the world, as well as those found right here in the Maritimes!

Reptile Show Times:

11:00 - 12:00

12:30 - 1:30

 2:00 - 3:00

Pre-registration is no longer required for this event.

Regular park admission applies.  Check our website http://wildlifepark.gov.ns.ca/. For more information email  legacycentre@novascotia.ca or phone 902-758-5316.



August 26, 2017
Wild about Bees

 August 26 & 27, 2017

12:00 PM to 4:00 PM.

This wild weekend we are going wild about Bees. Join us at the Shubenacadie Wildlife Park to explore the lives of these tiny workers. Check out our active beehive and see if you can spot the queen. Enjoy a sweet taste test of some delicious local honey. Make a fun craft to take home for $1. Regular park admission applies.  For more information email legacycentre@novascotia.ca or phone 902-758-5316.



September 2, 2017
Wild about Dragonflies

 Sept 2 & 3, 2017

12:00 PM to 4:00 PM.

This weekend we are going wild about Dragonflies. Join us at the Shubanacadie Wildlife Park to explore these amazing predators. Learn about their life cycle up close and hunt for some in the natural habitat. Make a fun craft to take home for $1. Regular park admission applies. For more information email legacycentre@novascotia.ca or phone 902-758-5316.



October 14, 2017
Family Night Tour

 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM.

Have you ever walked in the forest at night?  Join us in an easy, guided moonlight walk of the Shubenacadie Provincial Wildlife Park.  Get a nocturnal view of the park and its inhabitants.  The fee is $6 per person. Cash only.  This event is recommended for all ages. Please bring flashlights, insect repellant, dress for the weather, wear good walking/hiking shoes and bring water. Pre- registering required. You must receive a confirmation to be eligible for this event. For more information or to pre-register email: legacycentre@novascotia.ca or phone 902-758-5316



October 28, 2017
Wild about Halloween

 October 28, 2017

10:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Come to the park for tricks and treats, where the animals can see your Halloween costumes. Surprise our wildlife with your outfits and we will have some surprises for you. Regular park admission applies. For more information email:  legacycentre@novascotia.ca or phone 902-758-5316.