Nature Fridays! (Theme: Electricity)


Join us for fun educational activities about electricity! We'll have reading time, energy trivia with prizes, the Guess the watts game, colouring and a demo of our DIY energy audit kit for our more mature learners! Did you know you can book the DIY kit to take home?! If you've never been to this vibrant, cheerful, interactive space - you need to visit! There's plenty to learn—for people of all ages!

Drop into the Environmental Education Centre anytime throughout the day, and join one of our Conservation Educators for FREE, fun educational activities themed around a different aspect of nature and our local environment each week!

Theme: Electricity

Here's what we've going on this week:

8 AM - 4 PMExplore: Open to the public to explore

10 AM

Reading time: Special guest reading by friends at the Okotoks Public Library
10:15 AM

Craft (younger kids): colouring day!

Game (older kids) : Guess the watts game

1 PM

DIY Energy Audit Kit demo: learn how to use a thermal camera, an energy monitor, a radon monitor, and a thermal reader, and discover how can this help you save money on your energy bills!

Learn more about the DIY Energy Kit and how to book it out!

2:30 PMTrivia time! we've got energy trivia, with the chance to win some energy efficiency prizes

Please note: parents must stay with their children while they are in the education centre.

Hours: the Environmental Education Centre is open Monday to Friday to the public from 8 AM to 4 PM. Fridays a staff member will be on hand running activities, and will be available to chat with the public and answer questions.

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    Wondering what other kinds of handy things you might learn? While our programming is geared toward younger nature nuts, our Conservation Educator also has plenty of information that can be useful to adults!

    Find out what's happening every week!

    Visit the Green Living Events page to see our weekly schedule of planned activities for Nature Fridays at the Environmental Education Centre!

    Event type
    Community, Sustainablility, Town of Okotoks
    Conservation Educators