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You Are Invited to Audubon’s Family Volunteer Day, Saturday Morning, December 2

You Are Invited to Audubon’s Family Volunteer Day, Saturday Morning, December 2

Jamestown, N.Y. – Audubon Community Nature Center has an opportunity for you and the children in your life to give back to the community during the holiday season.

From 10 to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, December 2, children ages 2-15 and their favorite adult(s) are invited to Family Volunteer Day.

Volunteers can choose from a variety of different jobs around Audubon. Each task supports the animals or visitors to Audubon throughout the year. 

Projects may include creating milkweed seed packets, assembling nest box kits, decorating Wild 5K give-away bags, and more. Most jobs will be inside but there may be some outside if the weather permits.   

Snacks are provided. 

While walk-ins are welcome, reservations ahead will help with planning. Call (716) 569-2345 during business hours or register on the Programs page at auduboncnc.org.

Infinity Joins #GivingTuesday Initiative!

Infinity Joins #GivingTuesday Initiative!

Infinity has once again joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide.

Infinity’s INSTILL (Infinity Network of Students Training for Independent Leadership Level) Program encourages students to learn marketable skills while using their creative voices and talents. Young people work with a variety of mentors through hands-on learning experiences within the arts, based on a learning track of their choice.

Visit Audubon’s Giving Tree and Choose Your Gift to Give

Visit Audubon’s Giving Tree and Choose Your Gift to Give

Jamestown, N.Y. – The next time you visit Audubon Community Nature Center (ACNC) you will be greeted by a beautifully welcoming Giving Tree in the lobby.

The Giving Tree provides you the opportunity to give a gift to Audubon.

Whether it is the Day Camp program, the animals in the Discovery Room, the wildlife outdoors, or the staff and volunteers who run it all, a little bit goes a long way. You can take a tag from the tree to select a gift you can give.

A list of gift possibilities will also be at Giving Tree on the Programs page at auduboncnc.org

You are welcome to drop off wrapped gifts anytime, but if you do so prior to Wednesday, December 27, children will open the gifts that day at Christmas with the Critters.

Your Giving Tree gift also gives you an admission to the 10-11:30 a.m. Christmas with the Critters program. Call (716) 569-2345 during business hours if you would like more details

Support Audubon’s Nature Play Fund on Giving Tuesday, Nov. 28

Support Audubon’s Nature Play Fund on Giving Tuesday, Nov. 28

Jamestown, N.Y. – If you are one of those folks who looks for a worthy cause to support during the holidays, Audubon Community Nature Center knows how you can help kids in a big way.

A growing body of research finds that free, unstructured play benefits kids socially, physically, emotionally and academically.

With a contribution to the Nature Play Fund on Giving Tuesday, November 28, you will join with Audubon to invest in kids and their wellbeing. You will be supporting Little Explorers, Nature Play Days, and the Nature Play Area at the Nature Center

Donations on this international day of giving will go directly to enriching children’s activities. A total of $2,400 will provide affordable programming for a year. More will help sprinkle the Nature Play Area with materials that spark curiosity and imagination.

Each donor will receive a voucher good for one child admission to Little Explorers or a Nature Play Day.

New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation

Calling all MUSIC, ART, DANCE, THEATER, AND LITERATURE lovers!!! 

Join us at the Infinity Center for a new student orientation! 

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2017

Suneel’s Light Foundation’s Night to Shine Charity Event to Help Discover a Cure for Duchenne

Suneel’s Light Foundation’s Night to Shine Charity Event to Help Discover a  Cure for Duchenne

Charity event set to shine brightly on Park Country Club November 4th with Congressman Collins and his wife as honorary chairs 

Suneel’s Light Foundation has announced that the Night to Shine charity event, the research foundation’s 2017 fundraiser, will “shine brightly” upon Park Country Club, 4949 Sheridan Drive, Williamsville on Saturday, November 4 from 6 pm – 9:30 pm in the club’s storied ballroom. The local non-profit foundation has the sole mission of raising funds for genetic research that will lead to a cure of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) and to increase public awareness of the genetic disorder.

Pulse Poetry Slam ft "ODD?ROD"

Pulse Poetry Slam ft "ODD?ROD"

Pulse Poetry Open Mic ft. ODD?ROD
Thursday, Nov. 2 | 6:00PM | Infinity Arts Cafe | FREE, family-friendly event.