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Orienteering

Sunday, October 21, 2018
Check-in at the Conservation Centre between 10 am and 12 pm

The Ramblers Orienteering Club invite you to their annual meet. Come and find your way through the forest using map and compass. This is a great activity to do with kids.

No reservation. Meet at the Conservation Centre.

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Spooky & Starry Scavenger Hunt

Friday, October 26, 2018
6:30 – 10 pm

Join RASC Montreal for a scavenger hunt followed by a short presentation. If the sky is clear of clouds, the observatory telescope will be used to look at the moon as part of the International Observe the Moon Night. RASC members will provide extra telescopes for your star gazing enjoyment. Who knows what might pop up on this frightful night!

This is a FREE public event but donations to RASC Montreal are appreciated.

Wear adequate layered clothing for the weather.

Meet at the Conservation Centre.


 

Halloween in the Haunted Forest

Saturday, October 27, 2018, 4 - 10 pm

Strange things are happening this Halloween at the Morgan Arboretum. The Orange Trail and Chalet Pruche are open at night for this scary and educational event! Trick or treaters are invited to walk the Orange Trail and collect candy along the way from the spooky creatures of the forest.  Those who dare are invited to enter Chalet Pruche, which is transformed into a haunted house every year around Halloween.

This fun family event mixes environmental education with a Halloween theme. Enjoy the serene peace of the forest at night, some fun frights and of course candy for all!

All ages welcome. Children under 14 should be accompanied by an adult.

Length of walk: 1.5 km total.

Cost (entrance, parking and tax included)
Adults: $10 / Children: $5

Bring a flashlights or a headlamp and dress appropriately for the weather.

And don’t forget to dress up!

No reservation


 

Trail Clearing Day

Saturday, November 3, 2018
9 am – 12 pm

Rain or shine

Join the Friends as they clear the trails in preparation for the ski and snowshoe season. Light and heavier brush clearing will be tackled. Bring your own hand tools such as hatchet, bow saw and clippers, and pack a sandwich for an after work get-together lunch. Fruit juices and desserts will be provided.

No reservation. Meet at the Conservation Centre.



Nature Workshop Information

Registration: Most activities require advanced registration unless otherwise noted. To make a reservation, please contact the main office by calling 514-398-7811 (open 9 am - 4 pm). Payments can be made by cash or cheque at the gatehouse before the start of the event. Receipts can also be issued. We recommend that you purchase tickets ahead of time at the main office since many of the activities fill up quickly.

Cancellations: If the minimum number of participants has not been reached by the registration deadline, the event may be cancelled. Cancellations will be made at least 24 hours before the start time of the event and all of those registered will be informed by telephone. If we cancel an event, anyone who has already paid a fee will be given a refund.

When you arrive, please check in at the Gatehouse for more information on parking and starting locations.


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On Monday, August 12, at 8 pm, join the members of theAstronomical Society for a public lecture by Andrew Fazekas. Following the presentation, telescopes, including the Bellevue Observatory, will be available for the public to enjoy the evening's sky (weather permitting).

Bring something to sit upon, (chair, blanket, cushion…), mosquito repellant and binoculars if you have a set, to enjoy the celestial fireworks.

For up-to-date info, please consult http://www.rascmontreal.org/
Entrance is free. No reservation required. Meet at the Conservation Centre of the Morgan Arboretum.
Last Updated: Friday, 19 October 2018 14:26