Our Mission:

Nature appreciation.

Friends of the Helen Schuler Nature Centre Society supports Lethbridge's Nature Centre to foster a community of environmentally responsible citizens through interactive nature-based experiences.

We want to further position the Helen Schuler Nature Centre as a world-class facility that connects visitors and residents to the many benefits of the great outdoors.  We will facilitate interactive experiences and memorable moments by supporting the Nature Centre's growth in our community through:

  • Environmental education programs and special projects;

  • Enhancement of the resources of the Helen Schuler Nature Centre;

  • Fostering the importance of nature!

Our Strategies:

We are: actively seeking grant opportunities for current projects and initiatives of the Helen Schuler Nature Centre; hosting nature-based education in Lethbridge; and working with Nature Centre staff to bolster community support.

Creating Change:

We have raised funds for the Nature Centre's diverse exhibit programs, conservation projects, and special events. We are now fundraising for improvements to the outdoor learning classroom and amphitheatre - join us to be a part of something great!


In support of:


Together with Nature!
Our community values and cares for our local environment.


To support and inspire closer relationships between people and the natural world around us. Our team of volunteers, staff and partners work together to foster environmental awareness and leadership.


  • Learning from nature

  • Memorable outdoor experiences

  • Accessibility

  • Creative, quality programs

  • Balance and conservation


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"Thank you so much for a fantastic day yesterday! I have been bragging all over the school about what an incredible program that was! Thank you for keeping it affordable and so relevant and engaging! My class loved it! "

— Cali, Lethbridge, AB