Education

ADULT PROGRAMS (NON-SERIES)

Greenburgh Nature Center 

The following programs are hosted by the Greenburgh Nature Center in partnership with either the Sierra Club Lower Hudson Group or the Town of Greenburgh’s Conservation Advisory Council (CAC).

These programs are designed for adults and High School students. FREE

JUNE

Native Plant MeadowWednesday, June 10, 2015
7PM Refreshments/7:30PM Program
AN EVENING STROLL IN OUR NEW NATIVE PLANT MEADOW — Come on a tour of our Native Plant Meadow and learn about the native grasses and flowering plants that attract songbirds and butterflies to this amazing new space at the GNC. Hear how the meadow was restored and gather ideas for bringing birds and butterflies to your own yard. Cathy Ludden, President of the GNC Board of Directors, Co-Chair of the Steering Committee of The Native Plant Center at Westchester Community College, and an expert in native plants of the Northeastern United States, leads a discussion and Q&A. Program presented in partnership with the Sierra Club Lower Hudson Group; designed for adults and high school students. FREE.

JULY

Wednesday, July 8, 2015
7PM Refreshments/7:30PM Program
PAPAL ENCYCLICAL ON THE ENVIRONMENT: A CALL TO ALL HUMANITY – Sister Kathleen Deignan and Brother Kevin Cawley, Co-Conveners of the Thomas Berry Forum for Ecological Dialogue at Iona College, present a summary of key points from the Papal Encyclical on Climate Change, to be published in July 2015. They also explain the meaning of this document, as well as the Pope's message about climate change for all of humanity. Program presented in partnership with the Sierra Club Lower Hudson Group; designed for adults and high school students. FREE and handicapped accessible.

AUGUST

No program scheduled

SEPTEMBER

Wednesday, September 9, 2015
7PM Refreshments/7:30PM  Program
LIQUIDITY: THE VALUE OF WETLANDS – FILM & DISCUSSION – Come see a Hudson Valley documentary which explores the vital role of wetlands in terms of clean drinking water, flooding, biodiversity, human health, and climate change. Discussion to follow. Program presented in partnership with the Sierra Club Lower Hudson Group; designed for adults and high school students. FREE and handicapped accessible.

The Greenburgh Nature Center's community weekend events, environmental forums,
public programs and nature education programs are supported,
in part, by Westchester County Parks and the Town of Greenburgh.

Westchester County Parks Town of Greenburgh Greenburgh Parks and Recreation

For more info contact:

Anne Jaffe Holmes, 914.813.1251 or by email

ADULT PROGRAMS

AT A GLANCE

ADULT PROGRAMS
NON-SERIES
7PM Refreshments / 7:30PM Program

Wednesday, June 10, 2015
AN EVENING STROLL IN OUR NEW NATIVE PLANT MEADOW

Wednesday, July 8, 2015
PAPAL ENCYCLICAL ON THE ENVIRONMENT: A CALL TO ALL HUMANITY

AUGUST
No program scheduled

Wednesday, September 9, 2015
LIQUIDITY: THE VALUE OF WETLANDS – FILM & DISCUSSION

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