Events Calendar

Events Calendar

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Current/Upcoming Events

  • Saturday, March 7

    All About Roses

    For more information about this course click here.

  • Saturday, March 7

    Got European fire ants?

    VanDusen Botanical Garden, the Vancouver Park Board and the Invasive Species Council of Metro Vancouver invite you to a free European fire ants presentation and open house.

    Great Hall, Visitor Centre
    VanDusen Botanical Garden

    Schedule

    10:00 - 10:30 am: Invasive ants presentation by Dr. Robert Higgins

    10:30 am – 3:00 pm: European fire ant open house

    The European fire ant has been confirmed in a number of locations within Metro Vancouver. It is an aggressive, swarming ant that can deliver a painful sting when disturbed.

    At this open house, speak with ant experts and learn how to distinguish between beneficial native ants, European fire ants and other invasive species. Find out how to protect your garden and what to do if you do discover fire ants. 

  • Saturday, March 7

    Photography at Bloedel

    For more information about this course click here.

  • Sunday, March 8

    Taste of the Tropics at Bloedel Conservatory

    Drop in 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. FREE with Conservatory Admission

    Tropical rainforests are home to many plants that we use in our daily lives. Visit our ‘incredible edibles’ station and learn more about the orchid that vanilla flavoring comes from, the coffee tree, plantains and many more tasty tropical treats. Test your knowledge with our mouth-watering match up game and search the beautiful Bloedel Conservatory for these plants.

  • Saturday, March 14

    Introduction to Bird Watching

    For more information about this course click here.

  • Saturday, March 21

    Back Yard Beekeeping

    For more information about this course click here.