Sid White helps mark the route ahead of the fun run Sunday.

Sid White helps mark the route ahead of the fun run Sunday.

Splash, dash, Rivers bash

Quatse Hatchery and Salmon Stewardship Centre last weekend hosted its annual Rivers Day celebration.

PORT HARDY— Rivers Day spawned celebrations at the Quatse Hatchery and Salmon Stewardship Centre last weekend as the venue hosted its annual end-of-summer event.

With a cookout, fun run, interactive displays and demonstrations, painting, booths and more, there was plenty on offer for the crowds in attendance.

And that was just outside.

In addition to the games, habitat wall, aquarium and interpretive gallery always on show inside, visitors also had the chance to inspect the hides and skulls of bears, cougars and wolves at a predators display.

For more information on the centre head to www.thesalmoncentre.org.