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Conservation Connection Forum & Benefit Banquet

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Thursday, October 12th, 2017
9:30 AM to 8:00 PM

Habitat Acquisition Trust would like to invite you for this year’s Conservation Connection Forum and Benefit Banquet. The Benefit Banquet is this year’s major fundraiser event for HAT’s conservation programs, and as a community we hope to come together to celebrate and lift up habitat protection for the region.

The evening involves Keynote Speaker and HAT Board Member Dr. Rick Kool speaking on The Blue Boundary Report: developing a collaborative plan for the sustainability of Vancouver Island. We will be having a delicious buffet-style spread provided by Truffles Catering, locally roasted coffee by Smoke & Mirrors, and a cash bar with wine and beer by Phillips Brewery and Symphony Winery.

There will also be a tremendous collection of silent auction and raffle prizes to be bid upon, which we will be posting regularly about on our Facebook Page. Look for things like a gift card to Saanich Native Plants and a cozy stay at the Wildergarden on the Sooke Basin.

The Conservation Connection forum is an opportunity for people from across the region representing different organizations, municipalities, and stakeholders working towards habitat conservation to come together to collaborate and learn together and from each other. Through the forum, attendees enjoy expert speakers, breakout groups to discuss and network, and the opportunity to share and display some of the projects or priorities they have in a constructive environment.

For a full listing of speakers and topics visit our blog here. Here are the details, and attached is a poster:

When: Thurs, October 12th 2017 Conservation Connection Forum from 9:30 am – 3:30 pm with an optional nature walk at 4 pm Benefit Banquet from 5:30 pm – 8 pm

Where: Horticulture Centre of the Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd, Victoria, BC

Tickets: purchase at or by calling 250-995-2428

* Last call for registration: Oct 1st

We hope you can join us for this exciting event and help us strengthen the connections and conservation of nature across our communities. We would be so delighted if you could share this event with your peers to help spread the word, together we can do more for the world around us.

Cost: Student: $$25 benefit banquet
General: 45 for benefit banqu
Category: Arts | Entertainment
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Location: Horticulture Centre of the Pacific
505 Quayle Rd, Saanich
This event is for Everyone
More Info: Alanah Nasadyk
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