Date(s) - Sat, Mar 17
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Amsterdam Garden Centre


Join us for our 20th Annual Nature Day Event.

Interactive & Informative Displays by the following organizations about: Nature Preservation, Natural Pollination, Biological Pest Control, Organic Fertilizers, and more…

  • BC Master Gardeners
  • BioSoil – Organic
  • Burke Mountain Field Naturalists
  • Burns Bog Conservation Society
  •  CEED Centre Society
  • Celebrate Earth Day – Maple Ridge
  •  Country Fest – Albion Fairgrounds
  •  Hendrick, the Butterfly Man
  •   Invasive Species Council of Metro Vancouver
  •   KEEPS
  •  Maple Ridge Garden Club
  •  Pitt Meadows Garden Club
  •  PlantSomethingBC Bee Friendly
  •   Ramsay Blueberry Farm
  •  Ridge Meadows Recycling Society
  •   Vlad’s Apiary
  •  Wallflowers & Beyond (local artist)
  •   WildSafeBC

  20% OFF All Native Plants

FREE ‘Kids Nature Day Clue Hunt’ 10am-4pm, where kids will be  encouraged to search for clues to answer our Nature Quiz and be eligible to enter our PRIZE DRAW!

Seminars, each with FREE PRIZE DRAWS:


10:30 – 11:30 am ‘RAPTOR FORCE’ Birds of Prey

FREE presentation by Raptors Ridge Birds of Prey about the owls, hawks,& falcons living among us. Come see these magnificent birds up close!

12:00 pm ‘THE BEAR NECESSITIES’ ~ Class for Kids

Ross Davies of K.E.E.P.S. (Kanaka Education and Environmental Partnership Society) will use puppets to explain how to be bear aware in our yards and on the trails.


Learn about which plants are best to attract and feed bees and other pollinators! We can all help to provide a healthy habitat for pollinators in our own patios and gardens.

2:00 pm ‘STRAWBERRY BASKET’ ~ Class for Kids

Kids plant their own Strawberry Hanging Basket and take it home!

Cost: $10 ($10.50 incl. tax) per child workshop fee includes the cost of materials.

Ages 7 and under need adult participation. Please register in advance.

In order to register, please contact us in advance with your name, phone number & workshop fee by phone at 604-465-6614 or e-mail: [email protected]. We accept payment by credit card over the phone, by ETransfer and by payment in person; whichever you prefer. Cancellations and missed classes are non-refundable.


This seminar will explain everything you need to know about Mason Bees, and successfully keeping them as beneficial insects for pollination in your garden




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