Events


At Macphail Woods, we offer many events over the course of the year. We offer free events with no registration required on a variety of topics from owls to plant identification to woodlot ownership. We also offer more intensive events, from Summer Camps to our School of Woodland Ecology courses, which can be registered for and paid online. If you have any questions please contact us by phone (902)651-2575 or email: danielmcrae@macphailwoods.org

Click here to download a PDF of our 2017 Events Calendar

Macphail Woods Events Poster

Online Events Calendar

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Ecological Bushcraft: An Overnight Excursion 9:00 am
Ecological Bushcraft: An Overnight Excursion
Sep 9 @ 9:00 am – Sep 10 @ 3:00 pm
Ecological Bushcraft An Overnight Excursion Sept 9th-10th – $225 Register Nowby ACTIVE Network   Bushcraft is the art of living comfortably in nature. Learning to light a fire, construct a shelter or cook outdoors are
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Knots and Natural Cordage 9:00 am
Knots and Natural Cordage
Sep 23 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Knots and Natural Cordage Sept 23rd – 9am-1pm – $45 Register Nowby ACTIVE Network   Does the job require a truckers hitch or just two half hitches? Should I use a sheet bend, zeppelin bend
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Upcoming Events

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7:00 pm October Stargazing
October Stargazing
Oct 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Learn a little about the night sky and get to know a few constellations. This outing will teach some basics of astronomy and then head out into the dark for naked-eye stargazing. Begins at the
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2:00 pm Autumn Walk in the Forest
Autumn Walk in the Forest
Oct 15 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Autumn Walk in the Forest @ Macphail Woods Nature Centre | Vernon Bridge | Prince Edward Island | Canada
Woodlands are wonderful places at any time of the year, but a forest in autumn is always special. There are still lots of birds around, the witch hazel is blooming, and many plants are showing