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Mission Statement:
"To provide a dynamic local focus for experiencing the natural world of B.C. and for promoting its conservation"
  • Indoor meetings are held on the 4th Thursday of the month, September to May (except for December) at 7:00 pm in the basement of the Penticton United Church, 696 Main Street (blue church on the corner of Main & Eckhardt). Please bring your own coffee mug ---- New members always welcome,

  • Our birding, wildflower, geology, social group meets every Thursday in the north parking lot of Cherry Lane Mall (north of Warren Ave. and east of Atkinson St.) at 8 AM (summer hrs).

  • Field Trips are generally made in the spring and fall.
Next Monthly Meeting
Sept 22 - 7PM, United Church
no meeting June, July or Aug; Sunday, July 24th join us for a BBQ - location yet to be determined.
Through the summer take time to show off our beautiful OKANAGAN to your friends & summer visitors
July 24, picnic
The Gazebo at the Summerland Research Station Gardens has been reserved for Sunday, July 24th from 3 pm. Dinner is planned for 5 pm so lots of time for socializing and lawn games. Coffee and Tea will be provided. Bring your own plates, cups, utensils. Lawn chairs optional as there are benches and tables. Please label the ingredients of your pot luck. Bring a game if you think people might participate or enjoy. Friends are welcome. Any questions please ask
Upcoming Field Trip
see Field Trips 2016
South Okanagan Nature BOOKS book1
Okanagan Valley Birding Trail Guide
The "must-have" guide to the hottest birding spots in the Okanagan Valley. Thirty-two pages crammed with all the info you need to find birds in the Okanagan. With more than 320 species possible, the Okanagan has everything from ptarmigan to Sage Thrashers and lots in between.

Available now for only $4.00 plus postage & handling. To order click on books in the list above.
WELCOME to the 2015/16 Executive
President: Bob Handfield
Vice President: Lisa Scott
Treasurer: Colleen Emshay
Secretary: Margot Henny
Directors: Jerry Buzzell, Pam Krannitz, Doreen Olson, Jim Turnbull
Membership Secretary: Christine Anderson