Nature Day Camp

Friends of Redtail Society (FRS) is pleased to offer an outdoor two day Nature Day-Camp on August 9th and 10th 2018 for ages 8 to 12 years. The Program will run each day from 9:30 to 4:30. The program led by Billy MacDonald, Joella Arsenault and Kate McDonald and will include nature awareness activities as […]

May Days

The Friends of Redtail Society would like to welcome its members and the public to it’s third annual May Days event held on the top of Porter Road, Pictou West, on the public lands bordering FRS land and the MacKay Brook Nature Reserve. We will be setting up camp beginning at noon on Friday, May […]

Annual General Meeting

 Saturday March 17, 2018 at 1pm. Keynote at 2pm with Joan Baxter author of “The Mill” Fifty Years of Pulp and Protest. Baxter will speak about “Reflections since the book came out” This timely topic is sure to generate much discussion and questions following her presentation. All are Welcome! John  P.  Gammon  Centre, Scotsburn 4136  Scotsburn […]

Winter Tracking Series

For the third year in a row, Friends of Redtail Society will be hosting a winter tracking series on Sundays in the month of February. The event starts at 1 pm on February 4,11,18 and 25. Participants are invited to see animals through the eyes of the track. Winter is an excellent time to study nature’s […]

An Evening of Night Sounds

Please join us for An Evening of Night Sounds on Saturday, October, 21. The ability to stay sitting in a semi-wilderness setting as the evening turns from light to dark can be a wonderful meditative exercise. Sitting with a group can be an opportunity to feel natural fears that can limit our connection to the […]

Outdoor Nature Day Camp

Friends of Redtail Society (FRS) is pleased to offer an outdoor, nature day-camp on Thursday, August 10, 2017, for ages 8 to 12 years. The program led by Billy MacDonald, Joella Arsenault and Kate McDonald will run from 9:30am to 4:30pm and will include nature awareness activities as well as a hike on Craig’s Way. […]

Note for May Days: tree planting demo will be on Saturday

Dear members and friends, The weather looks promising for the coming weekend so we’ll be setting up camp on the Porter Road public lands starting Friday, May 12. The schedule is as follows (note tree planting demo will be on Saturday, not Sunday as originally planned) with further details below: Friday – Night Walk starting at […]

May Days Event Rescheduled

Dear members and friends, We have decided to reschedule the May Days Event that was planned for May 5th to 8th due to the rainy weather forecast. We will now be camping on the following weekend of May 12th to 15th. More information can be found on our May Days page and look for updates […]

May Days

Dear members and friends, We’ll be camping out again – this year for four days beginning Friday, May 5th! As you may recall, last year FRS board member Billy MacDonald camped out for all of May on the Porter Road Public (Crown) land that borders and is the upland watershed to FRS land. He was […]

Winter Tracking Series in February: 5, 12, 19, 26

For the second year in a row, Friends of Redtail Society will be hosting a winter tracking series on Sundays in the month of February. The event starts at 1 pm on February 5, 12, 19 and 26. Participants are invited to see animals through the eyes of the track. Winter is an excellent time to […]

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