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    Families in Parks
    Event: Families in Parks
    Date: November 1
    Start Time: 10:00 am
    End Time: 11:30 am
    Location: Gellatly Heritage Regional Park - Gellatly Road in West Kelowna
    Contact: EECO staff
    Contact Email: eeco@cord.bc.ca
    Contact Phone: 250-469-6139
    Description:

    Help celebrate the 40th anniversary of our fantastic Central Okanagan regional park system by joining our ‘Families in Parks’ activities this fall.

    This outing with our park interpretation staff is designed so that every member of your family can take part!  For information please contact the Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan, email eeco@cord.bc.ca or phone 250-469-6139.

    For more information about this or other Regional Park programs please visit the Regional District website regionaldistrict.com/parksevents or contact the EECO at 250-469-6140.




    Reserve Now - Green Christmas Workshops
    Event: Reserve Now - Green Christmas Workshops
    Date: November 1
    Start Time:
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    Location: Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan, 2363A Springfield Road in Mission Creek Regional Park
    Contact: EECO Staff
    Contact Email: eeco@cord.bc.ca
    Contact Phone: 250-469-6139
    Description:

    Don't be disappointed.  Reserve your spot early for one of three 'Green Christmas Decorative Workshops' in late November at the EECO in Mission Creek Regional Park .   Learn how and make decorative wreaths and swags for the holiday season. 

    As this program for adults is so popular, Regional Parks Services encourages anyone interested to register quickly starting November 1st at the Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan by calling 250-469-6139 or emailing eeco@cord.bc.ca.  There is a cost of $10 per person to participate in the workshops.

    The workshops go Friday, November 28th and Saturday, November 29th with a morning session each day from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon.   There’s also a Saturday afternoon session from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. 

    Greenery and other natural materials will be provided including prunings of Douglas fir, Cedar boughs, Oregon grape leaves, snowberries, and other natural items gathered from Regional Parks during our fall pruning. Participants are asked to please bring their own gloves, pruning shears and scissors, as well as any seasonal ribbon or old ornaments to reuse.




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    Reserve Now - Green Christmas Workshops
    Event: Reserve Now - Green Christmas Workshops
    Date: November 2
    Start Time:
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    Location: Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan, 2363A Springfield Road in Mission Creek Regional Park
    Contact: EECO Staff
    Contact Email: eeco@cord.bc.ca
    Contact Phone: 250-469-6139
    Description:

    Don't be disappointed.  Reserve your spot early for one of three 'Green Christmas Decorative Workshops' in late November at the EECO in Mission Creek Regional Park .   Learn how and make decorative wreaths and swags for the holiday season. 

    As this program for adults is so popular, Regional Parks Services encourages anyone interested to register quickly starting November 1st at the Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan by calling 250-469-6139 or emailing eeco@cord.bc.ca.  There is a cost of $10 per person to participate in the workshops.

    The workshops go Friday, November 28th and Saturday, November 29th with a morning session each day from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon.   There’s also a Saturday afternoon session from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. 

    Greenery and other natural materials will be provided including prunings of Douglas fir, Cedar boughs, Oregon grape leaves, snowberries, and other natural items gathered from Regional Parks during our fall pruning. Participants are asked to please bring their own gloves, pruning shears and scissors, as well as any seasonal ribbon or old ornaments to reuse.




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    Reserve Now - Green Christmas Workshops
    Event: Reserve Now - Green Christmas Workshops
    Date: November 3
    Start Time:
    End Time:
    Location: Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan, 2363A Springfield Road in Mission Creek Regional Park
    Contact: EECO Staff
    Contact Email: eeco@cord.bc.ca
    Contact Phone: 250-469-6139
    Description:

    Don't be disappointed.  Reserve your spot early for one of three 'Green Christmas Decorative Workshops' in late November at the EECO in Mission Creek Regional Park .   Learn how and make decorative wreaths and swags for the holiday season. 

    As this program for adults is so popular, Regional Parks Services encourages anyone interested to register quickly starting November 1st at the Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan by calling 250-469-6139 or emailing eeco@cord.bc.ca.  There is a cost of $10 per person to participate in the workshops.

    The workshops go Friday, November 28th and Saturday, November 29th with a morning session each day from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon.   There’s also a Saturday afternoon session from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. 

    Greenery and other natural materials will be provided including prunings of Douglas fir, Cedar boughs, Oregon grape leaves, snowberries, and other natural items gathered from Regional Parks during our fall pruning. Participants are asked to please bring their own gloves, pruning shears and scissors, as well as any seasonal ribbon or old ornaments to reuse.




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    Story Time at the EECO
    Event: Story Time at the EECO
    Date: November 4
    Start Time: 10:00 am
    End Time:
    Location: Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan, 2363A Springfield Road in Mission Creek Regional Park
    Contact: EECO staff
    Contact Email: eeco@cord.bc.ca
    Contact Phone: 250-469-6140
    Description:

    Little ones will love ‘Story Time at the EECO’.   It’s a free weekly one-hour drop-in program for children aged three to five and their caregivers.

    It features nature-themed stories and songs followed by an art or craft project. The program is an excellent way for younger children to interact with others while learning more about the natural world.  View Poster

    ‘Story Time’ runs each Tuesday morning at 10:00 from November 4th until December 16th.  It breaks for the Christmas – New Year’s holidays and runs again Tuesday mornings from January 6th to March 10th.  (no program November 11th, December 23rd and December 30th)

    The EECO or Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan is located in Mission Creek Regional Park, Springfield and Durnin Roads. For more information please visit www.regionaldistrict.com/parks, drop-in or call the EECO at 250-469-6140.




    Reserve Now - Green Christmas Workshops
    Event: Reserve Now - Green Christmas Workshops
    Date: November 4
    Start Time:
    End Time:
    Location: Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan, 2363A Springfield Road in Mission Creek Regional Park
    Contact: EECO Staff
    Contact Email: eeco@cord.bc.ca
    Contact Phone: 250-469-6139
    Description:

    Don't be disappointed.  Reserve your spot early for one of three 'Green Christmas Decorative Workshops' in late November at the EECO in Mission Creek Regional Park .   Learn how and make decorative wreaths and swags for the holiday season. 

    As this program for adults is so popular, Regional Parks Services encourages anyone interested to register quickly starting November 1st at the Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan by calling 250-469-6139 or emailing eeco@cord.bc.ca.  There is a cost of $10 per person to participate in the workshops.

    The workshops go Friday, November 28th and Saturday, November 29th with a morning session each day from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon.   There’s also a Saturday afternoon session from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. 

    Greenery and other natural materials will be provided including prunings of Douglas fir, Cedar boughs, Oregon grape leaves, snowberries, and other natural items gathered from Regional Parks during our fall pruning. Participants are asked to please bring their own gloves, pruning shears and scissors, as well as any seasonal ribbon or old ornaments to reuse.




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    Reserve Now - Green Christmas Workshops
    Event: Reserve Now - Green Christmas Workshops
    Date: November 5
    Start Time:
    End Time:
    Location: Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan, 2363A Springfield Road in Mission Creek Regional Park
    Contact: EECO Staff
    Contact Email: eeco@cord.bc.ca
    Contact Phone: 250-469-6139
    Description:

    Don't be disappointed.  Reserve your spot early for one of three 'Green Christmas Decorative Workshops' in late November at the EECO in Mission Creek Regional Park .   Learn how and make decorative wreaths and swags for the holiday season. 

    As this program for adults is so popular, Regional Parks Services encourages anyone interested to register quickly starting November 1st at the Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan by calling 250-469-6139 or emailing eeco@cord.bc.ca.  There is a cost of $10 per person to participate in the workshops.

    The workshops go Friday, November 28th and Saturday, November 29th with a morning session each day from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon.   There’s also a Saturday afternoon session from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. 

    Greenery and other natural materials will be provided including prunings of Douglas fir, Cedar boughs, Oregon grape leaves, snowberries, and other natural items gathered from Regional Parks during our fall pruning. Participants are asked to please bring their own gloves, pruning shears and scissors, as well as any seasonal ribbon or old ornaments to reuse.




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    Outings with Adaptive Adventures
    Event: Outings with Adaptive Adventures
    Date: November 6
    Start Time: 1:00 pm
    End Time:
    Location: Rose Valley Regional Park - Westlake Road north parking lot
    Contact: EECO staff
    Contact Email: eeco@cord.bc.ca
    Contact Phone: 250-469-6140
    Description:

    Regional Parks Services is teaming up with the Community Recreational Initiatives Society (CRIS) Adaptive Adventures, for a series of walks and hikes, making our Regional Parks accessible for everyone.

    Everyone is welcome to take part in these outings, from beginner to expert and those needing assistance to enjoy the outdoors.  The following hikes begin at 1:00 pm.

    • Thursday, November 6th – explore the grasslands, forests and viewpoints in Rose Valley Regional Park as our group heads out from the upper Westlake Road parking area (near Peak Point Drive) in West Kelowna.
    • Thursday, November 20th – check out the unique geological features as you travel through Kalamoir Regional Park from the Collens Hill Road parking area along the waterfront in West Kelowna.
    • Thursday, December 4th – dress for the season as we head along the second phase Mission Creek Greenway Regional Park starting at the Hollywood Road south parking lot at Scenic Canyon Regional Park.

    Learn more about CRIS and their services for these hikes at www.AdaptiveAdventures.ca

    For more information and further hikes and dates visit the Regional District website regionaldistrict.com/parksevents or contact the EECO staff at 250-469-6140.




    Reserve Now - Green Christmas Workshops
    Event: Reserve Now - Green Christmas Workshops
    Date: November 6
    Start Time:
    End Time:
    Location: Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan, 2363A Springfield Road in Mission Creek Regional Park
    Contact: EECO Staff
    Contact Email: eeco@cord.bc.ca
    Contact Phone: 250-469-6139
    Description:

    Don't be disappointed.  Reserve your spot early for one of three 'Green Christmas Decorative Workshops' in late November at the EECO in Mission Creek Regional Park .   Learn how and make decorative wreaths and swags for the holiday season. 

    As this program for adults is so popular, Regional Parks Services encourages anyone interested to register quickly starting November 1st at the Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan by calling 250-469-6139 or emailing eeco@cord.bc.ca.  There is a cost of $10 per person to participate in the workshops.

    The workshops go Friday, November 28th and Saturday, November 29th with a morning session each day from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon.   There’s also a Saturday afternoon session from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. 

    Greenery and other natural materials will be provided including prunings of Douglas fir, Cedar boughs, Oregon grape leaves, snowberries, and other natural items gathered from Regional Parks during our fall pruning. Participants are asked to please bring their own gloves, pruning shears and scissors, as well as any seasonal ribbon or old ornaments to reuse.




    Environmental Advisory Commission
    Event: Environmental Advisory Commission
    Date: November 6
    Start Time: 6:30 PM
    End Time:
    Location: RDCO office, 1450 KLO Road, Kelowna - Woodhaven Board Room
    Contact: Corporate Services - Planning
    Contact Email: planning@cord.bc.ca
    Contact Phone: 250-469-6227
    Description:

    A link to the agenda for this meeting of the Environmental Advisory Commission can be found on the Commission Agenda webpage or on the Planning Section Public Consultation page




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    Reserve Now - Green Christmas Workshops
    Event: Reserve Now - Green Christmas Workshops
    Date: November 7
    Start Time:
    End Time:
    Location: Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan, 2363A Springfield Road in Mission Creek Regional Park
    Contact: EECO Staff
    Contact Email: eeco@cord.bc.ca
    Contact Phone: 250-469-6139
    Description:

    Don't be disappointed.  Reserve your spot early for one of three 'Green Christmas Decorative Workshops' in late November at the EECO in Mission Creek Regional Park .   Learn how and make decorative wreaths and swags for the holiday season. 

    As this program for adults is so popular, Regional Parks Services encourages anyone interested to register quickly starting November 1st at the Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan by calling 250-469-6139 or emailing eeco@cord.bc.ca.  There is a cost of $10 per person to participate in the workshops.

    The workshops go Friday, November 28th and Saturday, November 29th with a morning session each day from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon.   There’s also a Saturday afternoon session from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. 

    Greenery and other natural materials will be provided including prunings of Douglas fir, Cedar boughs, Oregon grape leaves, snowberries, and other natural items gathered from Regional Parks during our fall pruning. Participants are asked to please bring their own gloves, pruning shears and scissors, as well as any seasonal ribbon or old ornaments to reuse.




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    Reserve Now - Green Christmas Workshops
    Event: Reserve Now - Green Christmas Workshops
    Date: November 8
    Start Time:
    End Time:
    Location: Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan, 2363A Springfield Road in Mission Creek Regional Park
    Contact: EECO Staff
    Contact Email: eeco@cord.bc.ca
    Contact Phone: 250-469-6139
    Description:

    Don't be disappointed.  Reserve your spot early for one of three 'Green Christmas Decorative Workshops' in late November at the EECO in Mission Creek Regional Park .   Learn how and make decorative wreaths and swags for the holiday season. 

    As this program for adults is so popular, Regional Parks Services encourages anyone interested to register quickly starting November 1st at the Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan by calling 250-469-6139 or emailing eeco@cord.bc.ca.  There is a cost of $10 per person to participate in the workshops.

    The workshops go Friday, November 28th and Saturday, November 29th with a morning session each day from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon.   There’s also a Saturday afternoon session from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. 

    Greenery and other natural materials will be provided including prunings of Douglas fir, Cedar boughs, Oregon grape leaves, snowberries, and other natural items gathered from Regional Parks during our fall pruning. Participants are asked to please bring their own gloves, pruning shears and scissors, as well as any seasonal ribbon or old ornaments to reuse.




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    Governance and Services Committee
    Event: Governance and Services Committee
    Date: November 13
    Start Time: 8:30 am
    End Time:
    Location: RDCO office, 1450 KLO Road, Kelowna - Woodhaven Board Room
    Contact: Corporate Services
    Contact Email: info@cord.bc.ca
    Contact Phone: 250-763-4918
    Description:

    When available a link to the agenda and reports for this Governance and Services Committee meeting can be found on the Governance and Services Committee page.




    Regional Board Meeting
    Event: Regional Board Meeting
    Date: November 13
    Start Time: 10:00 am
    End Time:
    Location: RDCO office, 1450 KLO Road, Kelowna - Woodhaven Board Room
    Contact: Corporate Services
    Contact Email: info@cord.bc.ca
    Contact Phone: 250-763-4918
    Description:

    Following the meeting of the Governance and Services Committee, it will rise and report at a regular Regional Board meeting.

    When available, the agenda and reports for this regular meeting of the Regional Board can be found on the Board Agenda page




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    Story Time at the EECO
    Event: Story Time at the EECO
    Date: November 18
    Start Time: 10:00 am
    End Time:
    Location: Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan, 2363A Springfield Road in Mission Creek Regional Park
    Contact: EECO staff
    Contact Email: eeco@cord.bc.ca
    Contact Phone: 250-469-6140
    Description:

    Little ones will love ‘Story Time at the EECO’.   It’s a free weekly one-hour drop-in program for children aged three to five and their caregivers.

    It features nature-themed stories and songs followed by an art or craft project. The program is an excellent way for younger children to interact with others while learning more about the natural world.  View Poster

    ‘Story Time’ runs each Tuesday morning at 10:00 from November 4th until December 16th.  It breaks for the Christmas – New Year’s holidays and runs again Tuesday mornings from January 6th to March 10th.  (no program November 11th, December 23rd and December 30th)

    The EECO or Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan is located in Mission Creek Regional Park, Springfield and Durnin Roads. For more information please visit www.regionaldistrict.com/parks, drop-in or call the EECO at 250-469-6140.




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    Outings with Adaptive Adventures
    Event: Outings with Adaptive Adventures
    Date: November 20
    Start Time: 1:00 pm
    End Time:
    Location: Kalamoir Regional Park - Collens Hill Road parking area
    Contact: EECO staff
    Contact Email: eeco@cord.bc.ca
    Contact Phone: 250-469-6140
    Description:

    Regional Parks Services is teaming up with the Community Recreational Initiatives Society (CRIS) Adaptive Adventures, for a series of walks and hikes, making our Regional Parks accessible for everyone.

    Everyone is welcome to take part in these outings, from beginner to expert and those needing assistance to enjoy the outdoors.  The following hikes begin at 1:00 pm.

    • Thursday, November 20th – check out the unique geological features as you travel through Kalamoir Regional Park from the Collens Hill Road parking area along the waterfront in West Kelowna.
    • Thursday, December 4th – dress for the season as we head along the second phase Mission Creek Greenway Regional Park starting at the Hollywood Road south parking lot at Scenic Canyon Regional Park.

    Learn more about CRIS and their services for these hikes at www.AdaptiveAdventures.ca

    For more information and further hikes and dates visit the Regional District website regionaldistrict.com/parksevents or contact the EECO staff at 250-469-6140.




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    Regional Board Meeting
    Event: Regional Board Meeting
    Date: November 24
    Start Time: 7:00 pm
    End Time:
    Location: RDCO office, 1450 KLO Road, Kelowna - Woodhaven Board Room
    Contact: Corporate Services
    Contact Email: info@cord.bc.ca
    Contact Phone: 250-763-4918
    Description:

    When available, the agenda and reports for this regular meeting of the Regional Board can be found on the Board Agenda page.




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    Story Time at the EECO
    Event: Story Time at the EECO
    Date: November 25
    Start Time: 10:00 am
    End Time:
    Location: Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan, 2363A Springfield Road in Mission Creek Regional Park
    Contact: EECO staff
    Contact Email: eeco@cord.bc.ca
    Contact Phone: 250-469-6140
    Description:

    Little ones will love ‘Story Time at the EECO’.   It’s a free weekly one-hour drop-in program for children aged three to five and their caregivers.

    It features nature-themed stories and songs followed by an art or craft project. The program is an excellent way for younger children to interact with others while learning more about the natural world.  View Poster

    ‘Story Time’ runs each Tuesday morning at 10:00 from November 4th until December 16th.  It breaks for the Christmas – New Year’s holidays and runs again Tuesday mornings from January 6th to March 10th.  (no program November 11th, December 23rd and December 30th)

    The EECO or Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan is located in Mission Creek Regional Park, Springfield and Durnin Roads. For more information please visit www.regionaldistrict.com/parks, drop-in or call the EECO at 250-469-6140.




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    Green Christmas Decorative Workshops
    Event: Green Christmas Decorative Workshops
    Date: November 28
    Start Time: 10:00 am
    End Time:
    Location: Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan, 2363A Springfield Road in Mission Creek Regional Park
    Contact: EECO staff
    Contact Email: eeco@cord.bc.ca
    Contact Phone: 250-469-6139
    Description:

    The EECO in Mission Creek Regional Park is once again hosting its popular ‘Green Christmas’ workshops.   Learn how and make decorative wreaths and swags for the holiday season. 

    As this program for adults is so popular, Regional Parks Services encourages anyone interested to register quickly starting November 1st at the Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan by calling 250-469-6139 or emailing eeco@cord.bc.ca.  There is a cost of $10 per person to participate in the workshops.

    The workshops go Friday, November 28th and Saturday, November 29th with a morning session each day from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon.   There’s also a Saturday afternoon session from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. 

    Greenery and other natural materials will be provided including prunings of Douglas fir, Cedar boughs, Oregon grape leaves, snowberries, and other natural items gathered from Regional Parks during our fall pruning. Participants are asked to please bring their own gloves, pruning shears and scissors, as well as any seasonal ribbon or old ornaments to reuse.




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    Green Christmas Decorative Workshops
    Event: Green Christmas Decorative Workshops
    Date: November 29
    Start Time: 10:00 am
    End Time:
    Location: Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan, 2363A Springfield Road in Mission Creek Regional Park
    Contact: EECO staff
    Contact Email: eeco@cord.bc.ca
    Contact Phone: 250-469-6139
    Description:

    The EECO in Mission Creek Regional Park is once again hosting its popular ‘Green Christmas’ workshops.   Learn how and make decorative wreaths and swags for the holiday season. 

    As this program for adults is so popular, Regional Parks Services encourages anyone interested to register quickly starting November 1st at the Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan by calling 250-469-6139 or emailing eeco@cord.bc.ca.  There is a cost of $10 per person to participate in the workshops.

    The workshops go Friday, November 28th and Saturday, November 29th with a morning session each day from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon.   There’s also a Saturday afternoon session from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. 

    Greenery and other natural materials will be provided including prunings of Douglas fir, Cedar boughs, Oregon grape leaves, snowberries, and other natural items gathered from Regional Parks during our fall pruning. Participants are asked to please bring their own gloves, pruning shears and scissors, as well as any seasonal ribbon or old ornaments to reuse.




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