Guardians of Mary Lake Festive Gathering & Fundraiser

Saturday 29 April 2017 12:00pm - 05:00pm

Mary Lake CreekJoin us lakeside to hear the voices of support for the future “Mary Lake Nature Park”
This sanctuary will protect a watershed, pristine forest and many species, while creating a new link for a 25 km hiking trail loop.
This land has been under conservancy ownership since 1947. That’s 70 years - Let’s make it forever!

Music by “THE VANCOUVER ISLAND CALEDONIA PIPE BAND”

Incredible line-up of speakers includes:
Tom Sampson – Tsartlip elder
Elizabeth May - Federal Green Party Leader
Ken Williams - Highlands Mayor
Jill Robinson - Habitat Acquisition Trust, Executive Director
Lisa Helps – Mayor of Victoria
Frances Litman - Creatively United for the Planet
Alistair MacGregor - Federal NDP MP
Vancity – Community Real Estate Dept.

WHEN:
12 pm: Gates Open
1 pm: Festivities kick off
3 - 5 pm: “Spirit of Nature Walks” – on streamside trails
“Why Mary Lake?” - Informative slide show in house

ADMISSION:
1 ticket = $10 donation Or Free with “Guardian of Mary Lake Membership”
(Available online or at gate)
Children under 12 are free

GETTING THERE:
Get your ticket for the shuttle bus online asap so we can be sure you have a seat.

By Transit:
Take a Bus to the Western Speedway - 2207 Millstream Rd - $3 for shuttle bus to site and back

By Car:
We encourage carpooling - post on our Facebook event page for rides needed or offered

Parking:
Limited parking on Millstream Rd near main gate
Additional parking at Highlands Community Hall - 729 Finlayson Arm Road - 5 min. walk to main gate
Parking at Western Speedway Lot - 2207 Millstream Rd, Victoria
Shuttle bus to site - $3 for both ways (free parking)

Location : 1772 Milstream Rd, Highlands
Contact : www.marylakeconnections.ca

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