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Prince Albert National Park

Interpretive Programs


Make an interpretive program part of your family's visit.
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Build part of your visit to Prince Albert National Park around a guided interpretive event or take advantage of the self-guided trails or Nature Centre.

These programs  help you make sense of the creatures and multitude of ecological relationships which make up the beautiful and fragile northern forests and lakes you'll encounter during your visit.

Public programs are offered from end of June to the end of September.

Summer programs

June 30 – August 25, 2016

Daily Programs

Nature Centre - 10:30 a.m.
Puppet shows, bison games, nature songs, geocache, and cheering on fire - lots to discover about why this national park is so special! Join a park Interpreter every day at 10:30 a.m.

Beach Roam and Discovery Dome – 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Watch for roaming Interpreters during the afternoons on the main beach or under the Discovery Dome as weather permits!

Wednesday

Traditional Games - 3:00 p.m. @ Tipi
Have fun testing your hunting skills that Indigenous people depended on for survival.

Park Bingo Blast! - 7:00 p.m. @ Terrace Gardens
Be entertained by a national park Interpreter as you set up for bingo.

Thursday

Rockin’ Rocks - 3:00 p.m. @ Main Beach
Engage all your senses and discover the magic of rocks.

Art in the Park - 7:00 p.m. @ Sidewalk below Tipi
Paint, sculpt, colour!
Everyone is an artist!
Create something different each week!

Friday

Home & Hearth - 3:00 p.m. @ Tipi
Storytelling, music, plant medicine and making bannock over an open fire.

Bison Will Rise Again - 7:00 p.m. @ Main Beach
Join Bibi Bison on her musical romp! It’s the return of plains bison!

Saturday

Build a Bison – 3:00 p.m. @ Tipi
Roam into the world of bison with the Queen of the Herd.

Celebrate with song! (July) - 7:00 p.m. @ Main Beach
Come sing-a-long as we jam in the sand! Bring own instruments and chair. (July)

Wolf Howl (August) - 7:00 p.m. @ Main Beach

Sunday

Aquatic Animals - 3:00 p.m. @ Main Beach
Fish for lake critters and get to know who else prefers lake life.

Spirits of the Park - 7:00 p.m. @ Sidewalk below Tipi
Park characters leap out of the history books and onto the streets of Waskesiu!

Self-Guided Fun!

Check out experiences available at the Visitor Centre such as the Natural Gems Treasure Hunt, the Nature Kits and Xplorer Program!