Bird Seed Sale on April 18, 2020

by on December 10, 2019

You can place an order over the phone, by visiting the Nature Center, or online until Friday, April 11th at 5 pm. The order will be ready for pickup on Saturday, April 18,2020. Thank you for your support.  

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SLNC’s Summer Nature Camp is FULL for the 2020 Season!!

by on November 25, 2019

**SLNC's Summer Nature Camp is FULL for the 2020 Season. Thank you!!** A Nature-based day camp for children ages 5-14 Click here for registration. Questions? Please contact Camp Programs Director, Kassandra Archer at or 267-880-5024   At our one of a kind summer day camp, campers have the ability…

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Fall Fling (with a Harvest Swing)!!

by on October 31, 2019

We would like to extend a huge **Thank You So Much** to ALL who attended, participated in, supported the Friends of SLNC’s “Fall Fling (with a Harvest Swing)” Fun-fundraiser on Thursday, November 7th!! It was a lovely event from start to finish - with delicious food from Salvatore’s Cucina &…

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NEW!! Silver Lake Trail Opening Celebration!!

by on October 26, 2019

The Silver Lake Trail Opening! For many years, visitors to Silver Lake Nature Center had asked “Is there a trail that goes completely around the lake?” Until now, the answer has been “no.” Until recently, the trail system only went about 75% the way around Silver Lake. For the past…

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Charlie Zahm & Tad Marks Concert – Nov 2nd!! SOLD OUT!!

by on July 30, 2019

**Thank you to Charlie Zahm & Tad Marks for a phenomenal Concert!! Thank you to ALL who attended AND to all who tried to attend making this another  SOLD OUT event!!*** Your support of SLNC and its programs is greatly appreciated and helps to make a difference. Thank you!! A…

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Summer Solstice Celebration Concert by Chris Westfall

by on June 15, 2019

Silver Lake Nature Center is pleased to welcome back singer, songwriter, musician, and Nashville recording artist, Christopher Westfall, to celebrate the Summer Solstice with us! Concert will be held inside our Visitors’ Building. Please feel free to arrive early to enjoy a walk on the Trails! Doors to the Visitors’…

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Summer Nature Camp for 6 – 12 Year Olds is SOLD OUT!!

by on May 30, 2019

Summer Camp 2019 A Nature-based day camp for children ages 4-17 ***The "Froglet Camp" (6 - 12 year old Camp) is SOLD OUT!!!*** We are still accepting registrations for the Preschool Nature Camp aka "Tadpole Camp" (ages 4-5) AND for the Teen Camp aka "Frog Camp!!" Sign up soon!! Click…

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Focal Planes Foto Club’s 45th Annual Photo Contest

by on January 14, 2019

Focal Planes Foto Club’s 45th Annual Contest at SLNC is coming up in February!! Get your photos ready! Awards Ceremony: Saturday, February 23, 11am-2pm. See flyer for drop-off dates/info. Focal Planes Contest Flyer 2019 Any questions, please contact Kelley Zimmerman at or 215-252-0117.

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