All meetings are held at the UCMBS Visitor Centre. Our next meeting is our Annual General Meeting where everyone is invited to enjoy a guest speaker, meet the Friends, learn about accomplishments and challenges from the past year and enjoy light refreshments. The meeting will be held on April 9, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.
Read the minutes...click here.
Support the Sanctuary
* become A Friend
* lead a workshop
* make a presentation
* attend monthly meetings
The Visitor Centre will be open each afternoon for 9 days from Saturday, March 8th until Sunday, March 16th, from 12:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. With the exception of the BBQ on Thursday, all events are free to the public.
Sunday, March 9th at 1:00 p.m., Glengarry Stargazers will be hosting a presentation introducing you to the stars and planets
Monday, March 10th at 1:00 p.m. we welcome back Cornwall Aero Modellers who will be putting on a fantastic aerial show guaranteed to entertain visitors of all ages
Mark your calendar for Thursday, March 13th at 1:00 p.m. and join us for a BBQ and Poker run/walk/ski or snowshoe. Prizes will be given out for the best poker hands. You won't need any poker skills to participate and it's open to everyone. The cost for the BBQ is $2.00 (hotdog, drink and a dessert) and the Poker run is free.
Keep your fingers crossed that the stars align and weather and ski condititons are perfect for our next Moonlight Ski and Snowshoe which will be held on Saturday, March 15th. The Visitor Centre will be open at 6:30 and the guided ski/snowhoe starts at 7:00 p.m.
Winter Program 2014
On Saturday, January 4, 2014 the Friends are looking forward to welcoming you back to the Sanctuary to enjoy winter weekends. more info
Moonlight Ski and Snowshoe evenings are only held when weather and trail conditions are favourable. Please call the Bird Sanctuary at 613-537-2024 on the day of the event to confirm whether it is being held or not. Also check our Facebook page for updated information.
The UCMBS was fortunate enough to have some especially unique cross country skiers on January 26. Five exchange students from Brazil showed up to go cross country skiing.
The Friends are always seeking volunteer help to deliver our Winter Program and the coming winter is no exception. If you have a few hours to spare or if you are a student who needs to obtain more hours then we can use your help. Please send an e-mail to
check out our new Birding Page for some incredible photo's taken recently in our area and enjoy birding tales written by our resident expert 'The Bird Lady' with Madeline Van der Zweep