AUDUBON FALLING FOR NATURE DINNER & AUCTION SET FOR NOVEMBER 2

“Folks are still talking about the wonderful dinners and events they ‘won’ at our last Audubon auction,” said Jamestown Audubon President Ruth Lundin, “and this year’s could be even more exciting!” Lundin announced that the Audubon Center and Sanctuary’s Falling for Nature Dinner & Auction is set for Saturday, November 2, at Warren’s Conewango Club. […]

Audubon Presenting Leaf Printing Workshop

Audubon Presenting Leaf Printing Workshop

Jamestown, NY – If you are looking for a way to be creative with guaranteed positive results, the Audubon Center & Sanctuary has the perfect opportunity for you. On Saturday afternoon, September 28, 2013, from 1:00 to 3:30 p.m., Audubon is presenting a Leaf Printing Workshop where participants will make two “leaf monoprints.” Retired fine […]

2013 Jamestown Audubon Nature Photo Contest Winners Announced

2013 Jamestown Audubon Nature Photo Contest Winners Announced

Jamestown, NY – Jamestown Audubon has announced the winners of its 2013 Nature Photography Contest that received entries from across the United States and around the world. Audubon Program Director and contest coordinator Jennifer Schlick noted, “Part of Jamestown Audubon’s mission is to connect people with nature. The breathtaking quality of some of the 2013 […]

Plans Underway for Audubon’s Monarch Butterfly Festival

Plans Underway for Audubon’s Monarch Butterfly Festival

Jamestown, NY – A not-to-be-missed highlight of the summer offerings at Jamestown’s Audubon Center & Sanctuary is the Monarch Butterfly Festival. Falling on August 31, the Saturday of Labor Day Weekend, the Festival presents a delightful was to celebrate the holiday weekend. “Despite a huge drop in the Monarch population, we have caterpillars we are […]

AUDUBON EVENING HOURS

AUDUBON EVENING HOURS

Jamestown, NY – Several families took advantage of the Audubon Center & Sanctuary’s new Nature at Night opportunity that began in July. On Thursday, August 8, the Nature Center will again be open till 9:00 p.m., as it will be on the second Thursday of each month. The Center’s three-story building contains a Nature Store […]

AUDUBON ANNUAL FUND DRIVE

Jamestown, NY – Those who support the Audubon Center & Sanctuary do so for a variety of reasons, often for the positive experiences it has offered them and their families. The bottom line for many is the knowledge that it takes a love for and understanding of the natural world for both children and adults […]

Audubon Volunteer Day Scheduled for April 20

Audubon Volunteer Day Scheduled for April 20

Jamestown, NY – With more than 80 volunteers having a great time last year, the Audubon Center and Sanctuary is looking forward to another wonderful Volunteer Day in 2013. On Saturday, April 20, Audubon will celebrate an early Earth Day by working to make their buildings and grounds more beautiful. The event will take place […]

Audubon Receives Community Foundation Grant for HVAC System

When trouble hits in the form of old and dying equipment, it’s wonderful to have the support of the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation. That’s the feeling of the staff and volunteers at the Audubon Center and Sanctuary after learning that a deteriorating furnace and defunct air conditioning unit will be replaced thanks to a Community […]

Audubon Accepting Scholarship Applications

The Jamestown Audubon Society will be awarding a scholarship to an area college-bound high school senior or Jamestown Community College student who intends to pursue a bachelor’s degree in an environmental or related field. Applications for this $500 scholarship will be accepted through Friday, March 15. The application is a simple form, asking just a […]