Audubon Community Nature Center puts the fun into fundraising by offering a variety of opportunities throughout the year that provide financial support to the organization.
Current Fundraisers

Annual Fundraisers

Each year, Audubon raises more than $50,000 through fundraisers that goes directly towards supporting its mission of connecting people to nature. Annual fundraisers include:

  • Spaghetti Dinner: January/February
  • Pie Auction: Mid-March
  • Photo Contest: February through August
  • Earth Day T-Shirt Sale: April through May
  • Birdathon: Early-May
  • Plant Exchange and Sale: Mid-May
  • Rummage Sale: Mid-May
  • Online Days of Giving: Warren Gives (mid-May) and Give Big Chautauqua (mid-June)
  • Holiday Wreath Fundraiser: December
  • Birdseed Sales: Fall – September and Winter – January
  • Audubon ‘Exclusive’ Services and Events: offered by Talented Staff and Volunteers – Ongoing 

Do you have a talent or service you would like to offer as a fundraiser for Audubon? Please contact Leigh Rovegno at (716)569-2345 or by email at


Audubon Community Nature Center
1600 Riverside Road
Jamestown, NY 14701

(716) 569-2345

Click here for directions

Hours and Admission

Nature Center Hours:

Monday - Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

1:00 - 4:30 p.m.

Building Admission:

Members - Free
Non-member Adult (ages 16+) - $6
Non-member Child (ages 3 - 15) - $2
Children ages 2 and under - Free
Maximum cost for a Family - $15
Free admission to the Nature Center for SNAP/EBT cardholders.
Free admission for all on Sundays

Grounds and Outdoor Exhibits:

Open daily, year round from dawn to dusk free of charge

Click here for holiday closings

Thank you, Community Partners

Audubon Community Partners make a significant financial contribution each year because they believe that every child deserves the opportunity to have a real and healthy connection to nature.

Carnahan-Jackson Foundation
Chautauqua Region Community Foundation
Curt and Susie Westrom
Holmberg Foundation
Hultquist Foundation
Jessie Smith Darrah Fund

Lenna Foundation
Ralph C. Sheldon Foundation

Bob Frucella's Tax Service
Bush Furniture, a Brand of eSolutions Furniture 
Hal and Mary Conarro
Univera Healthcare
Weinberg Financial Group
Whirley Drinkworks