Grade 2/3/4 will be exploring our inland temperate rain forest with science Masters student, Elissa Berrill on Friday, February 3rd. The students will learn about their local forest through a slide show and interactive stations. Elissa is working as an intern for SIFCo, the Slocan Valley’s community forest group.
SIFC0 is also inviting the whole community to come out and celebrate their recently awarded 25-year tenure over 35,000 acres in the Slocan Valley, land which is being managed by local community members, for the community’s benefit.On Sunday February 12, from 12 noon to 5pm, SIFCo is hosting a free, family-oriented Winter Celebration day at Valley View Golf Club. There will be some planned outdoor activities for the whole family, and also time to relax, socialize, and enjoy the cross country ski track, snow-shoes, tobogganing and bon-fire. Free hot chocolate will be provided and at 3 p.m. there will be cake for everyone.