Events & Updates

Saturday, March 17th at 1 p.m.: THE WONDER OF SEEDS

Plant some sunflower seeds and watch them grow at home.  Learn about the nature of how seeds work.

Saturday, March 31st at 1 p.m.: LIVE BIRDS OF PREY

Join us once again for Master Falconer James Eyring and his birds of prey!  Have a close encounter with hawks and owls and see them in action!  Learn about the natural history of falconry and native raptors’ habitats and adaptations.  Sponsored by the Friends of … Read More

Saturday, April 14th at 1P.M.: THE NATURE OF BIRDS

Birds seem so fragile, yet they survive many challenges in nature.  Learn what special traits, adaptations and survival strategies our feathered friends employ.


Butterflies, bees, and hummingbirds are just a few of the pollinators that need our support.  Learn the basic of planting your garden to attract them with our presenter Karen Thomas from the Rye Garden Club.

Saturday, April 21st at 10:00 A.M.: ANNUAL PITCH-IN FOR PARKS DAY

It’s spring clean up time at the sanctuary and all our volunteers are needed as we “spring” into action!  This is a great way to have fun, get some exercise, and be out in nature!

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

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