The Winter of 2017 was pretty mild, but it ended with some serious snow. Everyone knows that “April showers bring May flowers”, but March snow-melt is just…
Many of the animals that we love and care for here at the Nature Center were once brought here as unwanted pets. Their stories vary…
MARCH AFTER-SCHOOL CLASSES:
What it means to have a pet, what animals make good pets, and what it takes to keep them happy and healthy.
Of all of the interactions between kids and nature that warm the heart and illustrate the importance of the natural world…
The muskrat is one of the many mammals that reside at the Closter Nature Center. These interesting rodents, like their cousin…
JANUARY AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAMS:
We will bring in the New Year with the magic of winter!
This month’s program will focus on snow: what it is, where it comes from, and…
DECEMBER CLASSES, SPECIAL EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES:
December After-School Classes:
“Rocks and Minerals”
This month’s after school program will focus on the amazing world of rocks, minerals and crystals.
We will be making our own…
CLOSTER NATURE CENTER NEWS
P.O. BOX 80, CLOSTER, NJ 07624 closternaturecenter.org
By the pond on Ruckman Road
NOVEMBER AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAMS:
“Dogs and Their Wild Relatives”
This month’s after school science program…
JUNE CLASSES AND SPECIAL EVENTS:
This month we will explore Ruckman Pond and its amazing