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Wild About Vancouver (WAV) Outdoor Education Festival met with various groups of Teacher Candidates studying at UBC over the past few weeks to talk about how they can get involved in the 2015 WAV festival taking place in Vancouver between April 16-22, 2015. The WAV festival aligns perfectly with Teacher Candidates who will be out […]

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WAV Video – Get INvolved. Get OUTside.

  WAV’s 2015 video, featuring the poem “in earth dreams” written and read by Daniela Bouneva Elza with “Hibernation”, music written by Cole Schmidt and performed by Pugs and Crows.

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WAV Seeks a Coordinator

Coordinator – Wild About Vancouver   Update December 16, 2014: Applications deadline has passed.  Thank you to all of those who applied.   WAV seeks someone to help work part-time, on contract, in the following capacities, over the following time frame.

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Nov 11, 2014: WAV is excited to launch our new image and logo!   Thanks to the amazing input and work of our volunteer team, the new WAV logo was approved during the Nov 6, 2014 steering committee meeting. The logo aims to capture the spirt of Wild About Vancouver by combining images and colours […]

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Join the Young Naturalists Club for a fun and educational activity for kids and their families on Dec 6th. Learn about birds from local experts while meeting other young adventurers! To register for this free event head to their website: http://www.ync.ca

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Shaggy Mane Sighting

Shaggy Mane Captured… on film….    Bumped into a guy collecting mushrooms…. Shaggy Manes he called them (actually, at first I heard chaggiematis…) He told me it was the best harvest he’s seen in years!!! Fry ’em up with some onion, and they make a great soup! You can’t eat ’em too often, he warned… […]

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The next Wild About Vancouver Steering Committee Meeting is set for Thursday November 6 from 7-9 PM at the Langara YMCA- 282 W 49th Ave, Vancouver, BC V5Y 2Z5 in the Room- MPR.  This is located just off the Langara/49th St. SkyTrain station.  

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On the wet fall evening of Tuesday September 23, 2014, a group met at the Robert Lee YMCA in downtown Vancouver to launch the Wild About Vancouver festival with will run from April 16 through April 22 (Earth Day), 2015 throughout the City of Vancouver.

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Wild About Vancouver Steering Committee Meeting

Wild About Vancouver Strategic Planning and Support Pledge Meeting Looking to get involved in something WILD this year?  How about supporting the development of the Wild AboutVancouver (WAV) festival? The event is just being conceived of for the first time, and your efforts will help make this event a success.  The project already has secure funding in place.  See the attached WAV information sheet for […]

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