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Nature Center

ATTENTION ALL BUTTINGER NATURE CENTER ENTHUSIASTS!

The Buttinger Nature Center is temporarily closed in preparation for the upcoming construction of our new environmental and education center. All of our education programs and activities, including Watershed Nature Camp, are operating throughout our construction phase.

Our Nature Shop is also open on a limited basis, including during Watershed Nature Camp. New for Spring 2014 – we are selling delicious, locally produced honey, from Yellow Bee Apiaries in Lawrenceville. Give us a call or visit to purchase a jar!

The new center will increase our program capacity by more than doubling our available space, provide teaching and research facilities to increase the rigor and sophistication of our scientific and educational curriculum, and model innovative behaviors and technologies to reduce energy and water consumption and restore environmental health.

Click here to learn more about our new facility, and our plans to become an inspiring model for how we can all live more environmentally responsible lives!

 

Events

Creepy Spider Night Hunt

Friday, September 19, 7:30-9:00PM, Families (children 5yo+), fee per person: $8M/$12NM

Crab spiders, jumping spiders, wolf spiders, orb and funnel weavers! Join Education Director Jeff Hoagland on our annual night hunt on the Watershed Reserve trails. Bring a flashlight - registration required.

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Volunteer at the ‘Shed


Discover the many ways you can help at the Reserve. We have volunteer opportunities available in many different capacities. Are you good at event planning? Clearing trails? Conducting scientific research? Or are you looking for a corporate work day for you and your coworkers? Click here to learn more and complete a volunteer application..
 

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