Ellis Bird Farm celebrated Canada Day by acknowledging our Indigenous heritage. While the weather was stormy and changeable, over 100 people came out to listen to Elder Maggie and Joseph Fromhold share their stories and wisdom. We were honoured to be able to host this important conversation and hope to be able make it an annual Canada Day Ellis Bird Farm tradition. As well, the Lakeside Social Workers once again shared their cupcake-making expertise and families were able to participate in bird feeder building.
Ellis Bird Farm
Video Stories here
When purchasing from our online bookstore, Myrna will be happy to "sign" any of her books for you.
All proceeds from the sales of these books support the education, conservation, and research programs of Ellis Bird Farm.
· Household brooms
· Yarn and plastic lacing cord
· Umbrellas to loan out to visitors on rainy days
· Wooden or nature-based plastic beads for our school and day camp programs
· Old fashioned one-speed bike (to keep the farmstead theme of EBF). This would be used for staff to open and close the gate and other errands around the site.
· Leaf blowers
· Bistro sets (small table, two chairs
We celebrate the contributions cats and birds make to our lives, our environment, and our communities, and invite Canadians to consider what they can do to make Canada a safer place for both cats and birds. Here.