Special Events & Promotions

Summer Specials

Kids and adult investigating critters at the marsh.

Family Marsh Dipping Sessions:

Have buckets of fun in the Interpretive Wetland’s marsh discovering the critters who make their home here.

Dates: Tuesdays in July & August, 2016
Times: 10:30 – 11:30 am
Cost: $4 (plus GST) per person* (children 3 & under free with a paying adult)

Girl creates a craft with help of Bow Habitat Station volunteers.

Friday Crafts:

We’re getting creative this August with a free fishy craft inside the Discovery Centre every Friday! Each week, we’ll host a different fish craft complete with all the supplies you need. All you need to bring is your creative flair!

Dates: Fridays, August 5 – September 2, 2016
Times: 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Cost: Free with your Discovery Centre admission

Woman and child feeding fish at Sam Livingston Hatchery.

Feed the Fish:

Make a splash in the Fish Hatchery as you feed THOUSANDS of fish all at once! This short 15-minute trip is perfect for toddlers or those who have already experienced our regularly scheduled Fish Hatchery Tours.

For further information, see:

Dates: Tuesdays – Sundays, through October 31, 2016
Times: 11 am, 1 pm & 3 pm
Cost: $2 (plus GST) per person* (children 3 & under free with a paying adult)

Free for members! Discover how you can become a member:

Man with a young boy and girl on edge of fish pond fishing

Family Fishing Clinics:

Looking to discover the lure of fishing together as a family? Check out our fishing clinics available for ages 4 and up:

Spaces are limited – be sure to register in advance by calling 403-297-6561 to avoid disappointment!

Man crouched next to young boy who is pointing at an aquarium in the wall

Free admission – Third Thursday of July and August:

Take advantage of the extra daylight hours and enjoy free admission to the Discovery Centre on the third Thursday of July and August, 2016.

Dates: July 21 and August 18, 2016
Times: 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Note: Admission does not include access to the Fish Hatchery. Trips to feed the fish will be made available on a first-come, first-serve basis at a fee of $2 per person between 5:00 pm and 8:00 pm.

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Updated: Aug 3, 2016