Events & Updates


Saturday, April 28th at 1 P.M.: SPRING ECOLOGY AND PLANT WALK

Find out what is going on in nature during this time of the year as we stroll the grounds of the sanctuary.

Saturday, May 5th at 10:00 A.M. : VOLUNTEER CORPS WORKDAY

Join us at the sanctuary to help with invasive plant removal, trail, beach clean-up, and more.  This is a great way to get some exercise and give something back to the earth!

Saturday, May 5th at 1 P.M.: THE NATURE OF BIRDS: EGGS AND NESTS

Wild bird nests and eggs have a marvelous and practical beauty.  Learn what species build the different types of nests here at the sanctuary, from the classic cup form to the fantastic pendant-shaped nest.  Discover the biology behind those beautiful bird eggs of spring!

Saturday, May 12th at 1 P.M.: WILDFLOWER AND PLANT WALK

Happy Mother’s Day!  Join us for a walk to look for wildflowers and other plants that are enjoying the spring season here at the Sanctuary.  We”ll  also check out our Pollinator Garden, since it should be showing off now.

Saturday, May 19th at 1 P.M.: NATURE SKETCH WALK

Sketching in nature is a great practice for building nature observation skills and can be a wonderful mindfulness practice.  In this relaxed and guided program we will capture a quick representation of natural objects, landscape features, and more, as we walk around the Sanctuary.  Bring … Read More

Saturday, May 26th at 10:00 A.M.: VOLUNTEER CORPS WORKDAY

Join us at the sanctuary to help with invasive plant removal, trail work, beach clean-up, and more.  This is a great way to have fun, get some exercise, and give something back to the earth!

Saturday, May 26th at 1 P.M.: WILDLIFE: REHABILITATION: CARING FOR INJURED AND ORPHANED WILDLIFE

Springtime is baby animal time!  Talk with a N.Y. State Lisensed Wildlife Rehabilitator and find out what it takes to care for injured or baby animals.  Learn what to do if you encounter wildlife in need of help.  (This is a live animal program)

Saturday, June 2nd 10:00 A.M.: BIRD WALK: WARBLERS OF SPRING

Join us as we look for warblers in our woods and thickets!  Learn to identify the “easy” ones, and get some tips on recognizing the “confusing” ones!  Bring binoculars and field guide if you have them.

Saturday, June 9th 1 P.M.: ECO-AVENGERS

It’s time to put our ideas for saving the planet to work!  We all know that we should do our part to help. This workshop will show you how to do it.  Come meet LIVE ANIMALS presented by Anthony Cogswell and learn how your actions … Read More

Saturday, June 16th 10:00 A.M.: VOLUNTEER CORPS WORKDAY

Join us at the sanctuary to help with plant removal, trail work, beach clean-up and more.  This is a great way to have fun, get some exercise, and give something back to the earth!