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 […]

A Few Openings Remain for Audubon’s Beekeeping Series

A few openings remain for the Audubon Center & Sanctuary’s eight-session series on beekeeping. Responding to an overwhelming interest in learning more about beekeeping, Audubon created the program to begin March 16 and extend through September 7. The classes will be on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to noon and will cover these subjects: · March […]

Entries Arriving for 2013 Jamestown Audubon Nature Photo Contest

With cash prizes and electronic submission, the Jamestown Audubon Society’s Nature Photography Contest attracted more entries than ever last year.Still months from the June 30 deadline, submissions for 2013 have already arrived from Australia, Canada, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and across the United States. “Every winner receives a cash prize,” explained Audubon Center and Sanctuary […]

Audubon Center Resuming Daily Hours

After an energy-saving modified winter schedule, on Friday, March 1, the Audubon Center & Sanctuary is returning to being open every day. Located at 1600 Riverside Road, one-quarter mile east of Route 62 between Jamestown and Warren, Nature Center building hours are Monday-Saturday 10 am-4:30 pm and Sundays 1-4:30 pm. Visitors can enjoy displays of […]

Beekeeping Basics Workshop at Audubon

Beekeeping Basics Workshop at Audubon

  If you’ve ever been fascinated by bees and the prospect of being a beekeeper, the Audubon Center and Sanctuary has something for you. On Saturday morning, January 19, you can learn the basics of beekeeping – just in time to order your bees for the spring. Bees need to be ordered in January, so […]

You Can Be Part of Audubon’s Christmas Bird Count

You Can Be Part of Audubon’s Christmas Bird Count

JAMESTOWN – This holiday season marks the 113th annual Christmas Bird Count sponsored by National Audubon. On Saturday and Sunday, December 15 and 16, the Audubon Center and Sanctuary is participating in this event with counting in Warren on Saturday and in Jamestown on Sunday. You are invited to join tens of thousands of volunteers […]