View a list of upcoming Explorer Days and read our Explorer Day Etiquette below!

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September 22, 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm PDT

All About Bats!

We have rescheduled our bat-themed explorer day. We will meet with Elodie from the Kootenay Community Bat Project. We’ll learn all about the ecology and habitat needs of these amazing little creatures, and what conservation efforts are happening in our communities. We’ll play bat games and have fun!
Location: Please meet at the Rotary picnic shelter at Lakeside Park in Nelson.
We have a new registration form. If you registered for this event in August, please register again.


September 22, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm PDT

Explorer Day Etiquette:

  • Be prepared to HAVE FUN!
  • Pre-registration with your Club Leader is required for most Explorer Days (Friends are welcome if space permits).
  • Please arrive 5-10 minutes before the scheduled start time to ensure enough time for passport stamping and organization. Starting times are firm, and Leaders cannot wait for late-comers!
  • Please stay with the Leader and let them know if you are leaving early.
  • Children must always be accompanied by an adult guardian, who is responsible for their behaviour. Children consistently disrupting the experience of others may be asked to leave.
  • Bring appropriate weather gear, sunscreen, snacks, water, and other useful tools like binoculars, sketch books, cameras, and magnifying glasses.