Thank you for your interest in booking a wedding or memorial at the Nature Sanctuary. 

We have paused booking these types of events until after August 31, 2022.

Please reach out after that time to check on the status.


Fall in the Love at the Heart of the City


The tranquil natural beauty of Swan Lake is an ideal space for weddings and special occasions. You will find unique settings that are ideal for saying “I do”, enjoying a private dining experience or a hosting a memorable family gathering. Come to the Sanctuary to celebrate in nature.

Outdoor facilities:

The Teaching Shelter is a covered area with bench seating nestled within a grouping of Gary Oaks. You will be delighted by exquisite views and natural decor overlooking Swan Lake. 35-40 guests

The Front Lawn.  Surrounded by towering firs and Garry Oaks, your memories will be filled with the beauty of nature and sweet breeze through the trees. Accommodates up to 75.

The Founders' Wharf can host intimate gatherings ringed by rushes, bird song and lake water.  Suitable for groups of 12-20 you will truly host a celebration on the lake.


Indoor facilities:

Nature House Main Hall.  With stunning views of Swan Lake, soaring architecture and unique character, this is a perfect option for an exclusive ceremony, dinner reception or party. (Up to 75 guests)

The Classroom features large windows looking out to tranquil oak and lake views. You can elevate the festivities with an available sound system, projector, and screen and includes an elevated stage.  55 guest or up to 30 seated at tables.

For additional attendees, the Library can be opened to combine with the classroom for a maximum seating of 75.


Call 250-479-0211 ext 1010 or email to receive more information today.