The Halifax Chapter meets from 10:30am to 12:00pm on the 3rd Sunday of each month for a presentation at the Museum of Natural History. All children are welcome however our programming is geared towards 7 to 12 year olds.
For monthly field trips, we usually meet on the 4th Sunday of each month from 1:00pm to 3:00pm at various locations in HRM. Please register with the Halifax Chapter Leader before attending a field trip.
Follow the SCHEDULE link to discover the dates and details of upcoming YNC Halifax events (sort by Categories, Halifax Chapter). You can join at ANYTIME throughout the year, and all events are FREE!
Chapter Leader: Karen McKendry
Karen spent her childhood exploring the woods and waters of Ontario and Quebec, clearly the "nature nut" of her family. Her passion for the environment, paired with a lot of hard work, has earned her a BSc. in Ecology, and Master's of Environmental Studies. Karen has training in Wilderness and Remote First Aid, OCC Field Leader (Hiking, and Winter), and Reconnecting with Nature workshop facilitation. She founded the YNC in 2006, and continues to support the organization as a Chapter Leader and Board Member. Email Karen at ynchalifax at yncns dot ca
Upcoming EventsNo events in this category
- Back to the Sea Aquarium Touch Tank Hut visit
Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
- Young Naturalists Club AGM
Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
- Birds, Bugs et Cetera in the City of Lakes
Sunday, May 27, 2018 at 8:30 am - 11:00 am
- 2018 Nature Nova Scotia Celebration of Nature - family weekend
Friday, May 25, 2018 - Sunday, May 27, 2018 at 12:00 am
- Nature Guardians Spring Sessions
Saturday, April 28, 2018 - Saturday, June 9, 2018 at 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
- Salamander spotting at Hemlock Ravine Park
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at 8:15 pm - 9:15 pm
- Halifax - Amphibians!
Sunday, April 15, 2018 at 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
- Youth Nature Art Showing - Opening night at Halifax Central Library
Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
- Hobson Lake Hike
Sunday, March 25, 2018 at 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
- Halifax Chapter - Stargazing night! Postponed by one day
Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm