RDN May Events and Programs
Move for Health Day Everyone Welcome Swim
Come for a swim at Ravensong Aquatic Centre and celebrate Move for Health Day, an international event promoting active living. Saturday May 13th from 1:30 to 5:00 pm. Regular admission.
The Intertidal Zone Tour at Moorecroft Regional Park
Take a walk with a certified Park Naturalist and learn about the incredible natural world we have around us. On this tour, you will explore the intertidal zone of Vancouver Island's east shores. From barnacles to the "love cycle" of the sea cucumber, you don't want to miss this interesting session in the tide pools. Children 6 years+ can register and attend with an adult.
This tour is on Saturday, May 13th from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm. Cost is $16 per person.
Wesley Ridge Guided Hike
Hike steep, old-growth forest trails to the ridge for a look at the Salish Sea and the nearby peaks of Mt. Cokely and Mt. Arrowsmith. This is a chance to test your personal fitness and make some alpine hiking goals. Hike intensity rating is 1 star: long stretches of steady incline and steep terrain.
Saturday May 13th, 8:00 am start. Cost is $45 per person.
Red Cross Child Care Emergency First Aid with AED/CPR 14yrs+
This course is designed for parents and caregivers of children. Approved by the Provincial Community Care Licensing Branch and retraining is recommended every three years. This course covers home hazards, accident prevention, safety education, CPR, first aid skills for common emergencies and automated external defibrillators (AED).
Qualicum Commons, Saturday May 13th from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Cost is $84.40.
Red Cross Emergency Youth First Aid with AED/CPR 13-18yrs
This course is designed to teach youth about injury prevention. Home hazards, safety education, CPR, automated external defibrillation and first aid skills for common emergencies are all covered. Retraining is recommended every 3 years. Qualicum Commons on Friday, May 19th from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, cost is $84.40.
Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-248-3252 to pre-register. View recreation programs online at www.rdn.bc.ca/recreation