Arrowsmith Naturalists

Club interests:  Botany; Birding; the annual Brant Wildlife Festival; Christmas Bird Count; Stewardship of the Englishman River Estuary including invasive species removal. New club interests are the fall Mushroom Festival and a Bird Nesting Box Program.

Excellent indoor programs nine months of the year; outings/field trips about every 10 days year-round and social events.

Meetings:  4th Monday of each month September through June, at 7:00 pm

Location: St. Anne and St. Edmund Church Hall, 407 Wembley Road, Parksville (behind Wembley Mall).

Membership fee: Single $25, Family $35, Juniors $12 (as of September 2012)

Number of members: + 140

Newsletter:  Yes, three times per year: February, June and October

-Honour Roll of Trees in the Parksville Qualicum Beach Area

-Seasonal Bird Checklist (Dec. 2011) for the Parksville Qualicum Beach Area, $3

To obtain a copy: contact Al Kirkley ; Parksville Visitor Centre;  Backyard Wildbird & Nature Store, Nanaimo



Arrowsmith Naturalists Representative