Preschool to Grade 6 -September 29 – 10AM-12NOON

Get survival tips……..outrun the moon …..and watch for bees and bats on a visit to a trap-line.                                
Be alert. It’s wild outside.

Take a virtual field trip to Nature Tales at The Dan Lawrie International Sculpture Collection at Royal Botanical Gardens’ Hendrie Garden Park. Get reacquainted with Canada’s best-loved authors, illustrators and science educators…and meet a few new ones, through a variety of short presentations designed for children preschool to grade 6.

JUST ADDED – Live Q&A with Author
David A. Robertson !

So Many Reasons to Register!

Families & Children

(General Public)

  • WIN STUFF – that’s right, just by registering for the event, you will be entered for a chance to win a swag bags with awesome books from Telling Tales presenters and a Royal Botanical Gardens Annual Family Pass.
  • We’ll be sharing cool content ahead of the event (you’ll be the first to get it!)

Schools, Classrooms and Homeschool Organizations take a virtual field trip to The Bloom Stage!

  • WIN STUFF for your school/classroom! When you register your school or class you are automatically entered for a chance to win a School Swag bag, which includes books from our Telling Tales presenters and more!
  • Classroom Content – we’ll be sharing cool stuff that you can use in the classroom including our curated Educator’s packages.

    September 29, 2021

  • Nature Tales

    10:00 AM

    Virtual Event

    Blooms Stage

    Age / Grade 8-12 / Grades 3-6

    Sponsored by: You know him from TV’s Survivorman series, now let’s experience nature with Les as he presents his latest […]

  • Nature Tales

    10:10 AM

    Westfield Heritage Village

    Blooms Stage

    Age / Grade 0-4 / Early Years 4-6 / Kindergarten 6-8 / Grades 1-3 8-12 / Grades 3-6

    Nature educator Christie joins us from RBG to show how we can appreciate the outdoors by creating our own “sit […]

  • Nature Tales

    10:20 AM

    Virtual Event

    Blooms Stage

    Age / Grade 8-12 / Grades 3-6

    Sponsored by… Cylita joins us from Royal Botanical Garden’s Hendrie Garden, to share stories from her very first kid’s book, […]

  • Nature Tales

    10:30 AM

    Virtual Event

    Blooms Stage

    Age / Grade 0-4 / Early Years 4-6 / Kindergarten 6-8 / Grades 1-3

    BECKY HAN introduces us to a story about a pesky little critter that chases her right across Nunavut, in her […]

  • Nature Tales

    10:40 AM

    Virtual Event

    Blooms Stage

    Age / Grade 0-4 / Early Years 4-6 / Kindergarten 6-8 / Grades 1-3

    Artist Educator and Studio Technician Heather Kuzyk joins us for a demonstration of how we can make paintbrushes from things […]

  • Nature Tales

    10:50 AM

    Virtual Event

    Blooms Stage

    Age / Grade 0-4 / Early Years 4-6 / Kindergarten 6-8 / Grades 1-3

    Illustrator Jennifer Faria will share tips on how to draw the characters she created for her very first picture book, […]

  • Nature Tales

    11:00 AM

    Virtual Event

    Blooms Stage

    Age / Grade 0-4 / Early Years 4-6 / Kindergarten 6-8 / Grades 1-3

    Roselynn joins us from her home in Iqaluit to share her latest story. In Little Moar and the Moon, we […]

  • Nature Tales

    11:10 AM

    Virtual Event

    Blooms Stage

    Age / Grade 0-4 / Early Years 4-6 / Kindergarten 6-8 / Grades 1-3

    Dance and sing along as Mr. Ben and a special guest teach us their neato repeato “Grow Song”.

  • Nature Tales

    11:20 AM

    Virtual Event

    Blooms Stage

    Age / Grade 4-6 / Kindergarten 6-8 / Grades 1-3

    David reminds us to listen and learn from our elders.  He shares his story of how a trip with his […]