You Can be a Volunteer Trail Guide at Audubon

You Can be a Volunteer Trail Guide at Audubon

Article Contributed by Audubon Community Nature Center Help wanted: Volunteer trail guides. No experience necessary. Training provided. Requirements: love of the natural world and desire to share it with future generations. Job description: Lead small groups of children on outdoor discovery walks. Reward: The smiles on the children’s faces. Thousands of Pre-K through 4th grade […]

Learn How to Prune and Shape Your Apple Trees, Friday, March 2, at Audubon

Article Contributed by Audubon Community Nature Center Knowing how to prune your apple trees can improve their health and make harvesting them easier. They can also be shaped to aesthetically match your landscape. Orchardist Al Yelvington will lead Audubon Community Nature Center’s workshop “Apples All Year Long: Pruning and Shaping” on Friday, March 2, 2018, […]

Little Explorers Learn about Beautiful Birds at Audubon, Saturday, February 10

Little Explorers Learn about Beautiful Birds at Audubon, Saturday, February 10

Article Contributed by Audubon Community Nature Center You probably know that birds have feathers, build nests, and lay eggs, but the more you delve into the lives of these animals, the more fascinating they become. On Saturday, February 10, 2018, 10-11:30 a.m., you and the three- to eight-year-old child(ren) in your life can learn more […]

Audubon Community Nature Center Seeking Exhibitors, Sponsors, Volunteers for February Snowflake Local Living Festival

Audubon Community Nature Center Seeking Exhibitors, Sponsors, Volunteers for February Snowflake Local Living Festival

Article Contributed by Audubon Community Nature Center Audubon Community Nature Center is seeking sponsors, demonstrators, and volunteers for its winter celebration, the Snowflake Local Living Festival, on Saturday, February 3, 2018. This longest-running of Audubon’s festivals showcases local and sustainable living skills and product demonstrations as well as favorites like alpacas to pet, snowshoes to […]

Audubon Community Nature Center President Ruth Lundin Retiring

Audubon Community Nature Center President Ruth Lundin Retiring

Article Contributed by Audubon Community Nature Center One of the bright lights in the region’s community leadership is ready to pass her professional torch to a successor. Ruth Lundin, President of Audubon Community Nature Center (ACNC) for almost two decades, has told Audubon’s Board of Directors that she will retire as soon as they secure […]

Learn About Aquatic Ecosystems in the Allegheny National Forest at Audubon’s January 5 First Friday

Learn About Aquatic Ecosystems in the Allegheny National Forest at Audubon’s January 5 First Friday

Article Contributed by Audubon Community Nature Center You can learn a lot about “Allegheny National Forest Aquatic Ecosystems and Communities” at Audubon Community Nature Center’s First Friday Lunch Bunch on January 5, 2018, at 11 a.m. Fisheries biologist Nathan Welker will give a presentation about some of the work being done in the Allegheny National […]