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Preschool Storytime: Nature’s Stories for Young Children

Wednesday, November 28 - Wednesday, June 26 2019 10:00 to 10:45 am

Takes place on the 4th Wednesday of each month from 10:00 to 10:45 am and includes reading, action songs and a craft project.

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Festival of Lights 2018

Saturday, December 1 - Sunday, January 6 2019

This annual holiday event runs from December 1, 2018 through to January 6, 2019

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Holiday Heights at Bloedel Conservatory

Friday, December 14 - Sunday, January 6 2019

Warm up inside the tropical dome while enjoying the exotic birds, lush gardens and holiday light display produced by MK Illumination. Lots of things to see and do at a family-friendly price!

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Medicine Wheel Ceremony

Sunday, December 23 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm

People from varying backgrounds and spiritual traditions are invited to gather to celebrate the beginning of a new season in a beautiful outdoors setting at VanDusen Garden.

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January Bird Walk

Saturday, January 12 2019 10 am

Take a guided tour through VanDusen and learn about the native bird species that make their home in the garden.

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February Bird Walk

Saturday, February 9 2019 10 am

Join Jeremy Gordon for a guided birding exploration in the Garden.

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Professional Development for Teachers

Friday, February 15 2019

Looking for professional development opportunities for teachers? The VBGA is excited to announce several upcoming workshops.

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Bloom Calendar

Winter

Friday, December 21 - Wednesday, March 20 2019

The winter Garden features muted colour palettes, stunning silhouettes and a scattering of colour with winter berries and blooms.

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Spring

Wednesday, March 20 2019 - Thursday, June 20 2019

In spring the Garden is bursting with cheerful rhododendrons, stunning magnolias, delicate cherry blossoms and bloom-full camellias –  to mention a few…

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Summer

Thursday, June 20 2019 - Friday, September 20 2019

Summer in the Garden features vibrant colours and fragrant smells for our visitors to enjoy.

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