Christmas Bird Count for Kids & Holiday Open House

Join us for some Holiday fun!
Sunday, December 3, 2017

Christmas Bird Count for Kids  – 9 AM to 12 PM
(Registration Required)
Holiday Open House – 11 AM to 2 PM

Burnaby Lake Park Nature House
4519 Piper Avenue, Burnaby


Kids Christmas Bird Count – 9 AM to 12 PM

Ages:  8 – 14
Cost:  Free
Help scientists collect info on the birds you love. Learn basic birding skills. Use binoculars and a field guide to identify and report findings during this winter bird count. Must be accompanied by adult.
Stay for refreshments and cookie decorating at the Holiday Open House.

Space is limited and Registration is required. Click here to register Christmas Bird Count at Burnaby Lake.  Barcode 7075.


Ages:  All
Cost:  Free

Drop into the Nature House for Burnaby Lake Park Association’s Annual Holiday Open House.

Learn bird identification skills, and about the history of the Lake and BLPA activities from our volunteers. Join us for a guided winter walk along forested trails to discover wildlife in the park. Try some crafts, decorating a wood duck cookie and enjoy a hot drink.

This event is free and everyone, of any age, is welcome! Please dress appropriately for the weather.

Remember Wildlife this Holiday Season


We will be once again collecting non-perishable items for our friends at the Wildlife Rescue Association from their Care Centre Wishlist. Check it out here:

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How to Get Here:

DRIVING:  Check out the Directions page or you can get Google directions from the map below. There is parking near the Nature House as well as the parking lot at Warner Loat Park.

TRANSIT:  If you are on transit, the closest bus stop is Route 110 – along Government Road.
Stop 52548 – Eastbound from Metrotown Station
Stop 52557 – Westbound from Lougheed Station
Enter stop number in transit planner below the map.
Get off at Piper Avenue and walk south for four blocks. At Winston Street, there will be a cross walk with a flashing light; cross and continue past the railway tracks to the Nature House.