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Mayne Island Agricultural Hall

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430 Fernhill Rd
Mayne Island, BC V0N 2J0 Canada

August 2017

Resident Killer Whales

August 26, 2017 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Mayne Island Agricultural Hall, 430 Fernhill Rd
Mayne Island, BC V0N 2J0 Canada
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On Saturday, August 26th, 7:30 at the Agricultural Hall, Dr Lauren McWhinnie will introduce us to members of our resident Orca whale population by both sight and sound. This will be an intimate introduction to our endangered neighbours which you will want to see and hear. Lauren is working with…

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November 2017

Mayne Mushroom Muster

November 18, 2017 @ 7:00 am - 9:30 am
Mayne Island Agricultural Hall, 430 Fernhill Rd
Mayne Island, BC V0N 2J0 Canada
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mushroom

The rains have started and we are looking forward to November 18th, when the community can gather and share their fungus finds. The Mayne Mushroom Muster 2017 will be another opportunity, even for the casual observer of mushrooms, to be awed by the variety that can be found in our…

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February 2018

Celebrate St. John Point

February 3, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mayne Island Agricultural Hall, 430 Fernhill Rd
Mayne Island, BC V0N 2J0 Canada
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We got the point - now let's celebrate! Dance the night away to the Lester Quitzau Trio. Admission: Free Food and libations served.

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Seedy Saturday

February 10, 2018 @ 4:00 am - 7:30 am
Mayne Island Agricultural Hall, 430 Fernhill Rd
Mayne Island, BC V0N 2J0 Canada
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Seedy Saturday

Bring your saved seeds, cuttings, plants, bulbs and tubers to exchange, share and connect with other keen gardeners. Bring the kids to enjoy a talk on Backyard Bug Safari and start seeds at the kids planting table. By donation. In collaboration with the Mayne Island Agricultural Society and Garden Club.

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March 2018

Album Release Benefit Concert with Luke Wallace

March 10, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mayne Island Agricultural Hall, 430 Fernhill Rd
Mayne Island, BC V0N 2J0 Canada
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We’re looking forward to hosting the talented Luke Wallace on March 10th, 7pm at the Agricultural Hall. Hailing from the Coast Salish Territory known as Vancouver, BC, folk musician and activist Luke Wallace represents a global shift in environmental leadership. Whether performing at the Vancouver Folk Music Festival or fundraising…

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Celebrate the Life of Ann Johnston

March 24, 2018 @ 6:00 am - 10:00 am
Mayne Island Agricultural Hall, 430 Fernhill Rd
Mayne Island, BC V0N 2J0 Canada
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On March 24th Mayne Island will Celebrate the Life of Ann Johnston. A community event will be held at the Agricultural Hall between 1pm & 5pm. There will be time for people to share their memories and stories of how Ann influenced their lives or made life on Mayne Island…

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April 2018

Everything You Wanted to Know About Apples…

April 6, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Mayne Island Agricultural Hall, 430 Fernhill Rd
Mayne Island, BC V0N 2J0 Canada
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Poster Design: Deborah Strong

With the support of the Mayne Island Agricultural Society and the Mayne Island Orchardists, we are pleased to bring Harry Burton from Salt Spring Island to share his wisdom with our community. Harry is well known throughout BC as the founder of the Salt Spring Island Apple Festival now in…

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Volunteer Fair

April 7, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mayne Island Agricultural Hall, 430 Fernhill Rd
Mayne Island, BC V0N 2J0 Canada
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The Conservancy is very much a volunteer-run organization.  If you'd like to learn more about how you can get involved, come and visit us at the Volunteer Fair at the Ag Hall on April 7th. 

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Spring Native Plant Sale

April 21, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Mayne Island Agricultural Hall, 430 Fernhill Rd
Mayne Island, BC V0N 2J0 Canada
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Come check out our great selection of island-grown native plants for sale on April 21st from 10am-1pm at the Agricultural Hall Grounds. Native plants provide food and habitat for other plants, animals, and insects. Our nursery manager Rob Underhill will be on hand to help you choose the right plants…

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Annual General Meeting of the Mayne Island Conservancy Society

April 21, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Mayne Island Agricultural Hall, 430 Fernhill Rd
Mayne Island, BC V0N 2J0 Canada
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St. John Point walk

Members and friends: please join us for our Annual General Meeting at the Agriculture Hall. The meeting will begin with a short presentation, Gardening With Native Plants, with Rob Underhill.

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May 2018

Celebrating 10 Years of Shoreline Care

May 12, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Mayne Island Agricultural Hall, 430 Fernhill Rd
Mayne Island, BC V0N 2J0 Canada
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A Community Celebration Join us for a community potluck in celebration of our Shoreline Care Program’s 10th year. This is a great opportunity to share your interest in the ocean and learn more about our marine environment. We will be joined by past Mayne Island Conservancy Executive Director Leanna Boyer,…

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May Day!

May 19, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mayne Island Agricultural Hall, 430 Fernhill Rd
Mayne Island, BC V0N 2J0 Canada
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May Day

May Day May Day Events The event begins while the Farmers' Market is still in progress (10 am to 1 pm), with face painting (by-donation), garland, mask and wand making, plus a prize draw. And the minute the market closes @ 1pm, Morris Dancers explode on to the market grounds…

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August 2018

Guided Walk to Seal Beach

August 25, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Mayne Island Agricultural Hall, 430 Fernhill Rd
Mayne Island, BC V0N 2J0 Canada
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Free

We’re excited to offer guided interpretive nature walks this summer at Mayne Island Campground! These walks are open to the public and to those staying at the campsite. Seal Beach Campground Trail, Mayne Island This is an absolutely amazing property to explore, a must-see for those living and visiting Mayne…

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September 2018

Native Plants and Caring for the Land with Nancy Turner

September 7, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mayne Island Agricultural Hall, 430 Fernhill Rd
Mayne Island, BC V0N 2J0 Canada
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Thank you to everyone who came to Nancy's talk on September 7th 2018. She has kindly offered her presentation for reference. You may view it here.Sept 7 2018 Mayne Island presentation Join us for an engaging talk by distinguished ethnobotanist and author Nancy Turner on the topic of First Nations…

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October 2018

Fall Native Plant Sale 2018

October 13, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Mayne Island Agricultural Hall, 430 Fernhill Rd
Mayne Island, BC V0N 2J0 Canada
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The Fall Native Plant Sale will be on Saturday October 13th from 10am to 1pm at the Agricultural Hall Grounds All plants are grown on Mayne Island by the Mayne Island Conservancy from seeds and cuttings collected locally by hand. The plants are grown in our plant nursery without the…

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November 2018

Mayne Mushroom Muster 2018

November 3, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mayne Island Agricultural Hall, 430 Fernhill Rd
Mayne Island, BC V0N 2J0 Canada
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Saturday November 3rd from 1-3pm at the Agricultural Hall It’s shaping up to be a great year for fungi! We hope you’ll join us for a Mayne Island tradition: the Mayne Mushroom Muster. If you haven’t joined us before, this is an opportunity to check out the amazing diversity of…

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December 2018

Bird Identification with Michael Dunn

December 1, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Mayne Island Agricultural Hall, 430 Fernhill Rd
Mayne Island, BC V0N 2J0 Canada
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Bird ID Poster

Did you know that winter is the best time to see shorebirds and waterfowl in the Gulf Islands? Birding is both a passion and a practice that takes time to perfect. Winter on Mayne is the best time to see a large diversity of shorebirds, sea birds, gulls and waterfowl that…

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January 2019

Society of Crows and Living Nature Culture: An Evening with Dr. Rob Butler

January 12 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Mayne Island Agricultural Hall, 430 Fernhill Rd
Mayne Island, BC V0N 2J0 Canada
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$10

Join the Conservancy for an engaging, enthusiastic and thoughtful evening of stories and understanding by renowned ornithologist, author, film maker and artist Dr. Rob Butler. We will start with the fascinating story of crow society followed by the showing of Dr. Butler’s most recent and stimulating film RETURNING on the…

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February 2019

BEYOND CRISIS- a film 

February 2 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Mayne Island Agricultural Hall, 430 Fernhill Rd
Mayne Island, BC V0N 2J0 Canada
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Join the Mayne Island Conservancy and Dr. Simon Dalby for a screening of the documentary BEYOND CRISIS, a film aimed at sparking meaningful dialogue around climate change while empowering people everywhere to make a difference. The reality of climate change may be frightening, but there is good news. Diving into the dramatic climate and…

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Seed: The Untold Story (Film)

February 15 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mayne Island Agricultural Hall, 430 Fernhill Rd
Mayne Island, BC V0N 2J0 Canada
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corn

Few things on Earth are as miraculous and vital as seeds. Worshipped and treasured since the dawn of humankind. SEED: The Untold Story follows passionate seed keepers protecting our 12,000 year-old food legacy. In the last century, 94% of our seed varieties have disappeared. As biotech chemical companies control the…

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Seedy Saturday

February 16 @ 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Mayne Island Agricultural Hall, 430 Fernhill Rd
Mayne Island, BC V0N 2J0 Canada
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Seedy Saturday

Join the Mayne Island Agricultural Society & Mayne Island Conservancy for a Seedy Weekend. We are honoured to announce that Tsartlip Elder Dr. John Elliott will be giving an opening welcome at Seedy Saturday. Anxious to get out in the garden?  Bring your saved seeds, cuttings, plants, bulbs and tubers…

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April 2019

Albatross – The Film

April 6 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mayne Island Agricultural Hall, 430 Fernhill Rd
Mayne Island, BC V0N 2J0 Canada
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Mayne Island Conservancy and Mayne Island Recycling Society present – Albatross. As Islanders we are well aware of the issue of plastics in our oceans. This movie brings home the purpose of the annual beach cleanup in a way that will inspire consider how we can each individually reduce our…

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Annual Spring Native Plant Sale

April 27 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Mayne Island Agricultural Hall, 430 Fernhill Rd
Mayne Island, BC V0N 2J0 Canada
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Vulture Ridge

Native plants are all around us. They provide us with a stunning visual display that changes through the seasons, all while providing food and habitat for native animals, insects, and fungi. Plants are the essential building blocks of our local ecology, and we're fortunate to live in a place with…

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Annual General Meeting

April 27 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Mayne Island Agricultural Hall, 430 Fernhill Rd
Mayne Island, BC V0N 2J0 Canada
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Male Anna's Hummingbird

New: Door Prizes for Conservancy Members! The Mayne Island Conservancy Society will hold our Annual General Meeting on Saturday, April 27th, 2019. Join us to learn more about how the Conservancy operates in the Community. Doors open at 1:00 pm in the Agricultural Hall- renew your membership and say hello to…

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May 2019

May Day 2019 – A Fundraiser

May 18 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Mayne Island Agricultural Hall, 430 Fernhill Rd
Mayne Island, BC V0N 2J0 Canada
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May Day

Join us for the Mayne Island Conservancy's most colourful and interactive Annual Fundraiser - May Day!  On Saturday, May 18th, the island will be a whirl of colourful, earth-inspired costumes, with a myriad of fun events to partake in.  We celebrate the fertility of the earth with a re-opening of…

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June 2019

Oceans Day 2019: Ocean Plastics Presentation

June 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Mayne Island Agricultural Hall, 430 Fernhill Rd
Mayne Island, BC V0N 2J0 Canada
Free

Are you concerned about the health of our oceans? Wondering what you can do? Join us on Friday evening for a presentation by Gina Hopkins and Calvin Bilsky from the Ocean Legacy Foundation. They will share their experiences working on solutions to what has become a major environmental crisis facing…

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