Nature centre banquet features marine specialist

Popular “Marine Detective” Jackie Hildering will be the featured speaker at the Scout Island Nature Centre’s annual fundraising banquet.

Popular “Marine Detective” Jackie Hildering will be the featured speaker at the Scout Island Nature Centre’s annual fundraising banquet Friday, April 11, at St. Andrew’s United Church.

From humpback whale feeding strategies to stunningly colourful nudibranchs, Hildering will share her passion and photography, emphasizing how little is known about our life-sustaining oceans and how easily they are impacted by our daily actions-even when we live 100s of kilometres from the ocean.

Funds raised provide educational programs children and families at  Scout Island Nature Centre.

Tickets for the banquet are available at the Open Book or the Scout Island Nature House and from members of the Williams Lake Field Naturalists.

To assist in the catering please obtain your tickets at least one week before the banquet.