Movie Night: “Flying Dinosaurs in the City”

Movie Night: “Flying Dinosaurs in the City”

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Nestle in for a movie night at the Stanley Park Nature House for a special viewing of “Flying Dinosaurs in the City.” Film creator and local biologist Maria Morlin shines a spotlight on the great blue herons of Vancouver, including those in the 100-nest-strong Stanley Park heronry. Enjoy a hot drink by donation, and stick around afterwards for a Q&A with the filmmaker.

The 55-minute documentary Flying Dinosaurs in the City, filmed and produced by Maria Morlin, highlights courtship displays, nest building, fishing, voracious chicks, preening, sibling rivalry and defence behaviours of this prehistoric-looking, seasonally monogamous wading bird.  The bald eagle, an important player, and its eaglets are also featured. The picturesque harbour city of Vancouver is the setting.

All Ages
Stanley Park Nature House
Foot of Alberni St, Vancouver, British Columbia See Map
$5 – $10
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Foot of Alberni St

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