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Catching the Spirit Youth Society

Youth Leadership through Outdoor Experience

Rivers Day 2013 - Get Involved!

Summer camps are done, but the fun isn't! Next up: Rivers Day 2013!

We've been asked to help out Youth4Action putting on a fun & educational day about water issues and we're looking for more amazing CTS youth to get involved!

If you:

  • want to learn more about water and how we can protect it
  • have worked on a water project before (water bottle awareness, shore clean-ups, stream erosion control, salmon hatchery, etc.)
  • feel passionately about saving the worlds water systems

Then you'll want to join us for Rivers Day 2013! Details below - volunteer hours given! Get involved today!

Contact Sandra - CTS Email: | CTS Phone: 604-562-0583



The Ripple Effect
A Rivers Day Youth4Action Symposium
September 28th, 2013 – 9:30 am to 3:00 pm
New Westminster Inn at the Quay

The sustainability of our region is closely tied to healthy waterways – locally and globally.  The region’s creeks, streams, lakes and rivers connect us to the Georgia Straight, the Pacific and the World’s oceans every day.
Join high school youth leaders from across Metro Vancouver who are passionate about taking action to maintain, protect and enhance healthy waterways in Metro Vancouver and beyond.  
Participants will:

o   get to know why healthy waterways are essential for a sustainable region
o   explore daily choices and impacts on receiving water
o   experience RiverFest 2013, an engaging Annual Rivers Day
o   identify ideas for action to enhance and protect rivers and ocean health
o   connect with community partners who are actively caring for local waterways
o   explore ideas for school and community actions for healthy waterways
On Rivers Day 2013, join youth leaders and community partners from across Metro Vancouver will take action to maintain, protect and enhance local waterways
*Note: This registration is for Metro Van only. If you wish to attend or help, please also EMAIL CTS to let us know you'll be coming. Thanks!

CTS Email: | CTS Phone: 604-562-0583
Metro Vancouver, Habitat Conservation Trust Foundation, BC Rivershed Society
Fraser River Discovery Centre, The Vancouver Aquarium, Science World