Delightful film Beavers to screen

Nov 06, 2013
North America’s biggest – and perhaps most lovable – rodent, the beaver will be the star of the free IMAX movie Beavers on Nov. 15, presented by the Northwest Stream Center.

The Adopt A Stream Foundation and Snohomish County Parks & Recreation are teaming up with Snohomish County Surface Water Management to present a free showing of the IMAX movie Beavers on the Northwest Stream Center’s big screen in Snohomish County’s McCollum Park, 600 128th St. SE, Everett. The show begins at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15.

“The whole family will enjoy Beavers,” says Adopt A Stream Foundation Director Tom Murdoch.  “Everyone will be able to take a virtual swim with beavers and experience the beautiful underwater habitat of one of nature’s greatest engineers.”

This wonderful short (31 minute) movie is set in pristine forest and lakes that are in the heart of the Canadian Rocky Mountains.

The film follows the lives of a family of beavers.  You will be able to watch baby beavers (kits) grow, play, and, along with their parents, transform the world around them.

This movie has played to more than 14 million viewers and delighted audiences all over the world.

“Sammy the Salmon” will introduce the film by explaining the benefits that beavers provide to salmon, trout, and a variety of wildlife.

After the movie, Murdoch will answer questions from the audience about beaver habits and their habitat requirements, and share a few of his favorite experiences with North America’s biggest rodent.

While donations supporting the Northwest Stream Center are appreciated, this event is FREE.

However, you must call 425-316-8592 to reserve a seat.  If you think you want to see this movie, don’t delay in registering or you will be missing “the biggest dam movie you ever saw... Beavers.”

To learn more about the Adopt A Stream Foundation’s Streamkeeper Academy  events, go to www.streamkeeper.org.

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