Nature in Winter 2024 *CANCELLED*

Saturday, February 17, 2024 | 11:00am–2:00pm

Sunnidale Park/Dorian Parker Center
227 Sunnidale Road, Barrie
City of Barrie
Stephanie Wideman
705-739-4220 x4938

This event has been cancelled due to weather conditions. Description below remains for reference.

Embrace nature and join us in celebrating the beauty of Nature in Winter! This family-friendly event is filled with indoor and outdoor activities for all ages.

  • Enjoy the City of Barrie's Nature Play Trailer and make some "snowball soup" in our portable nature play kitchen.
  • Speaking of Wildlife will be on hand to help us learn about local animals.
  • Barrie Public Library will have an outdoor activity, as well as their birdwatching and snowshoe kits.
  • Wild Birds Unlimited will have hands-on educational activities about owls and other birds.
  • Nature Barrie will have information about the importance of pollinators and will talk about being a Bird City.
  • Forest Bathing with Beth will teach about the benefits of nature in a restorative activity. Two mini sessions will be offered and registration is required. If you are interested, please register for the 11am session or the 12pm session.

This event is part of Hello Winter! Celebrate Barrie's winter spirit throughout February & March with outdoor, arts, culture and community events. Learn more at