2017 Workshop

Workshop times: 8am-4pm

Mail in registration: Download this form, fill the appropriate boxes, add your cheque made out to Alberta Native Plant Council and mail to the address on the form.

Online Registration: Please click over to this page.

For details of the Sunday Field trip click here.

Here is the list of speakers for the workshop:

Other Workshop Features:
Native Seed Exchange: (Bring small packets of labelled native seeds to give away or exchange with other workshop attendees)
PLANTWATCH Book Exchange: PlantWatch is hosting a botany book exchange again this year at ANPC’s workshop. If you have botany books (plant identification books, field guides, wildflower gardening books, medicinal and edible uses of plants (ethnobotany), botany text books), that you’d like to recycle ( i.e. trade or donate to Plantwatch to sell), please contact Elisabeth at e.beaubien@ualberta.ca before mid-April. The funds will be used to support Alberta PlantWatch: ie paying for spring mailings to observers.


Hotel Accommodations Available in Ponoka:

Canalta Ponoka:
1, 6707 Highway 53 West, Ponoka, AB t4J 1K3. Tel: 403-704-1177.
We reserved 30 rooms for April 28-30 at the reduced rate of $131
plus tax under the name “Alberta Native Plant Council”. They will hold
these rooms until March 28, 2017 after which they cannot guarantee
that rooms will be available.
See their website:      https://canaltahotels.com/our-properties/ponoka-canalta
Stampeder Inn:
4215 63 St, Ponoka, AB T4J 1K3. Tel: (403) 783-5535
This hotel has newly renovated rooms for $110 plus tax (a $10 discount for AMA
members), and economy rooms for $95 plus tax. They also provide rooms
for pets and/or smokers, if required.
See their website:    http://www.stampederinn.com
Western Budget Inn:
Rooms here are $89 plus tax.
See their website:     http://www.westernbudgetponoka.ca