Nature

Birding Brigantine-Forsythe National Wildlife Reserve & Refuge

by on November 11, 2017

Birding Brigantine-Forsythe National Wildlife Reserve & Refuge. Mary Jane Mannherz, leader. Meet at SLNC at 7:30am OR meet at Cloverdale Farm County Park at 9am; 34 Cloverdale Rd, Barnegat, NJ,  to discover late migrants and resident birds in this lovely, former cranberry bog and farmhouse area.  We will then travel south,…

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Charlie Zahm & Tad Marks Concert ~ A Tribute to John Denver

by on November 4, 2017

Charlie Zahm & Tad Marks return for another awesome concert on Saturday, November 4th at 7:30pm! Admission: $12/person in advance (by 11/3/17 at 5pm) or $15/person on 11/4/17. (Prices are the same for all ages.) Charlie Zahm on vocals & guitar and Tad Marks on fiddle! Concert will be held…

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Family Friendly!! Intro to Birding at Fallsington

by on October 28, 2017

Family Friendly!! October 28th: 8-11am: Intro to Birding at Fallsington with Dawn Denner and son, Kavan If you are interested in birding but have never done it yet, or if you want to go on our birding trips but can’t commit an entire day, this is the trip for you! Join…

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Nature Step-By-Step Painting Class

by on September 16, 2017

Mark your calendar! "Save the Date!!" A Taste of Artistry is coming to SLNC on Saturday, September 16th!! Join us for a Nature Step-By-Step Painting Class with A Taste of Artistry-Art on Wheels on Saturday, September 16th, at 2pm! This is fun class is open to the public, and no…

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PA Master Naturalist Program – REGISTRATION OPEN!

by on September 12, 2017

PA Master Naturalist Program Flier for Fall 2017 Registration for this amazing program is OPEN! Applications and more information are available at https://pamasternaturalist.org/ Tuition: $400, includes mandatory background check fee. Please contact Ellyn Nolt, the Program Coordinator (enolt@pamasternaturalist.org) Training Schedule: 9 classroom sessions starting Tuesday September 12 and running through…

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Nature Journal Crafting

by on July 29, 2017

Join SLNC Office Manager AND Journal Crafting Extraordinaire, Danielle Morrisey, for this awesome program! Create your own simple hand-bound journal out of recycled materials. Families and Individuals of all ages welcome. $10/person or $8/person for Friends of Silver Lake Members. Please pre-register to ensure materials are available for all participants.                                            …

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Art & Nature in the Earthship

by on July 22, 2017

Join Gail Bracegirdle and Marty Shively, Members of the Artists of Bristol, for a unique nature art experience in the Earthship! Participants will get to take home their lovely creations! Families & individuals of all ages are welcome. Cost is $8/person for Members of Silver Lake Nature Center or $10/person for…

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NEW DATE for Butterfly Count!!

by on July 16, 2017

NEW DATE for the Butterfly Count is Sunday, July 16th, from 10am to 4pm!! North American Butterfly Association's Annual Butterfly Count Join us in taking a census of the butterflies in the preserve for the North American Butterfly Association’s annual count, led by Mary Anne Borge, no experience necessary! ($3 fee per…

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Birding 101 – Summer Edition

by on July 15, 2017

Beginner’s Birding! Saturday, July 15 1 pm – 3 pm Designed for the beginner. Everything from binoculars to birdfeeders to identification will be covered. Then we move on to bird identification in the wilds of the preserve. Fee per person: $8 member; $10 non-member  

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Sensory Awareness Hike

by on July 8, 2017

Join us as we use our five senses to explore the wonders of the forest! Families & individuals of all ages are welcome. Cost is $8/person for Members of Silver Lake Nature Center or $10/person for Non-members.

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