2016 WAV Events

WAV 2016 was made possible by the generous participation of local businesses and organizations who hosted more than 50 events over the week.

We hope to see you all again in 2017!

We are very grateful to the following organizations for putting on these great events:

  Organization Name   Event Title
  Arc’teryx Vancouver Brand Store   Shoreline Cleanup
  Dr. Hartley Banack   Ecosystem Data Collection and Inquiry

Outdoor Learning in the School Yard

  Lara Braga   Workshop-Meditating on Making Mandalas
  Brahm’s Tams   Brahm’s Tams – Community Drum Circle
  Brooksbank Grade 3   Land Art Lesson
  Carnarvon   Outdoor Yoga at Carnarvon
  The Chan Centre   Wild About Roots and Shoots
  Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy,
Earth Awareness Realized Through Health & Company
  Which Wild and Native Plants are Edible/Medicinal
  Evergreen & The City of North Vancouver   City Park Stewards – Earth Day Celebration
  Evergreen   Uncover Your Creeks
  Fresh Air Learning & Out and About Adventures   Exploration of Forest and Nature School Workshop, Family Day in the Forest
  Freshroots   Get Outside and Grow
  Gaiacraft   Introduction to Permaculture Gardening & Food Forestry, Introduction to Permaculture – Ground Level
  Hives for Humanity Society   Urban Beekeeping
  Society Promoting Environmental
Intergenerational Landed Learning Project
  Landed Learning at UBC Farm
  Kits Space   Sunset Yoga at Kitsilano Beach Park
  Kitsilano Mini School Program   Kits Beach Clean Up
  Laura Secord Elementary   Earth Day Celebrations
  Movement 108   Movement 108 ‘Everything’ Class
  NOLS   NOLS Booth at Tidal WAV Event – Navigation Exercises
  Northwest Wildlife Preservation Society   WAV Wildlife Education Display
  Outdoor Council of Canada   Introduction to the OCC Field Leadership Training Program
  Outward Bound Canada   Get Out Look In
  Power To Be   Power To Be Adventure
  Quilchena Elementary School   Walk to School
  Robin Clark Consulting   Urban Tree Walk
  Salish Sea Spiritual Ecology Alliance   Stanley Park Nature Connection Workshop
  Salt Spring Island Middle School   Earth Week Celebrations
  Science World   Celebrate Earth Day with Science World
  Kevin Spenst   Vancouver Poetry Crawl Reading #4 – Bren Simmers and Jeff Steudel
  Spirit Quest Adventures   Nature Tour and Immersive Meditation Workshop in Stanley Park
  Stanley Park Ecology Centre   Birds of a Feather – Calling all Love Birds,  Bird Watching Badge Achievement – 4th Grouse Guides, Earth Day Celebration 2016, Eco-Stewards, Nature Ninjas: Urban Camping in Stanley Park, SIRT (Special Invasive Removal Team), World Scout Environmental Badge – 19th Richmond Scout Group
  Stratford Hall IB World School   Hike Up Quarry Rock
  Strathcona Community Gardens   Wild Minds Convergence
  Tecumseh Elementary School   Outdoor Einsteins: Thinking Like A Scientist
  The Urban Nestwork   Nest Box Building Workshop, The Urban Nestwork Bird Experience
  TREK Outdoor Education Program   Get Outside – Field Trip for Intermediate Classes
  UBC – ECE & OL Reading Group  Early Childhood Education & Outdoor Learning- Reading Group
  UBC Recreation   Intro to Gardening for Parents and Tots
  University Hill Elementary   Earth Day BBQ
  Urban Animal Agency   Manhunt – Predator Prey
  Vancouver Aquarium Marine Sciences Centre  Beach Exploration
  Vancouver Recreationalists Association   Discovering Spanish Banks in 2016
  Vancouver School Board Sustainability Conference   Vancouver School Board Sustainability Conference
  VanTech Secondary School   Get Outside and Grow
  Village Vancouver, Societe Le Village, Kits Community Centre Collaborative Garden, Kits Vancouver Public Library   Organic Gardening Open House
  Medicine Collective   Medicine Walk with Musqueam Elder
Jeri Sparrow at UBC Farm
  VSB   Inquiry in the New Curriculum with an Outdoor Education Focus, Exploring Nature
  Westview Elementary   Trash Collection
  Wild About Vancouver   2016 Tidal WAV