RTPI to Offer Guided Gallery Tour of “Roger Tory Peterson: The Life, The Work, The Legacy”

RTPI to Offer Guided Gallery Tour of  “Roger Tory Peterson: The Life, The Work, The Legacy”

Article Contributed by Roger Tory Peterson Institute The Roger Tory Peterson Institute is excited to present our newest exhibition, “Roger Tory Peterson: The Life, The Work, The Legacy” from now until August 5, 2018. Peterson’s contributions, beginning with his pioneering field guides, have educated generations about nature worldwide; the knowledge and passion that he shared […]

RTPI to Open New Exhibit from Peterson Collection April 21st

RTPI to Open New Exhibit from Peterson Collection April 21st

Article Contributed by RTPI RTPI is excited to present their newest exhibition, “Roger Tory Peterson: The Life, The Work, The Legacy” from April 21 – August 5, 2018. In the early 1900s, Jamestown, New York’s urban nature inspired young Roger Tory Peterson to pursue his celebrated career as a naturalist, nature artist and influential educator. […]

Invasive Species Task Force Meeting

Invasive Species Task Force Meeting

Article Contributed by Roger Tory Peterson Institute of Natural History The public is invited to the meeting of the Invasive Species Task Force on Wednesday March 14 from 9-11 AM at the Roger Tory Peterson Institute of Natural History, 311 Curtis St., Jamestown, N.Y. The meeting is for anyone interested in learning more about these […]

Roger Tory Peterson Institute of Natural History’s Presentation of the Banff Mountain Film Festival

Roger Tory Peterson Institute of Natural History’s Presentation of the Banff Mountain Film Festival

Article Contributed by Roger Tory Peterson Institute This highly anticipated annual event is a fundraiser for the Roger Tory Peterson Institute (RTPI). Local sponsors committed to the festival tour are Summit Wealth Management, Jamestown Renaissance Corporation, Great Lakes Consulting Group – UBS Financial Services, Gary N. Johnson Insurance Agency and Chautauqua Patrons Insurance Company. Additional […]

RTPI Welcomes Joni Blackman as New Chief Operating Officer in 2018

RTPI Welcomes Joni Blackman as New Chief Operating Officer in 2018

Article Contributed by Roger Tory Peterson Institute of Natural History RTPI welcomed Joni Blackman as their new Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at the turn of the New Year. A longtime resident of the Jamestown area, Joni has over 30 years’ experience in leading and managing not-for-profit organizations. She served as executive director […]

Artist’s Workshop at the Roger Tory Peterson Institute

Artist’s Workshop at the Roger Tory Peterson Institute

Article Contributed by Roger Tory Peterson Institute The Roger Tory Peterson Institute (RTPI) is pleased to present a workshop with illustrator Robin Brickman on Saturday, March 18, from 10:00am – 12:00pm. This talented artist will deliver a visual presentation sharing her process for illustrating the book Leaflets Three, Let it Be!, which features her work […]