See what's happening around Audubon Community Nature Center.

The Butterfly Effect by Hannah Gilmore

As a kid, there was nothing more exhilarating than walking down the dirt road adjacent to my aunt and uncle’s house, hunting for monarch caterpillars under the warm August sun. I would walk hand in hand with my mother as she pulled my brother along behind in a red...

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Audubon’s New Billboard Features Liberty

Jamestown, N.Y. – The next time you are driving on New York State Route 394 from Chautauqua to Lakewood you will see an addition to the scenery: a billboard featuring Liberty, the non-releasable Bald Eagle that lives at Audubon Community Nature Center (ACNC). This...

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Audubon’s Giant Turtle Has a Name

With more than 75% of the total “votes” cast, “Tank” was the clear-cut winner in Audubon Community Nature Center’s contest to name the 12-foot concrete turtle that lives near the Nature Play Area.

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A Faster Look at the Trails by Jeff Tome

Audubon’s crew of volunteers has been working to make the trails perfect for the Wild 5K race. Since last year, they raised and leveled two bridges, graveled and chipped the trails, reduced beaver flooding, and trimmed back grass.

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Audubon Community Nature Center
1600 Riverside Road
Jamestown, NY 14701

(716) 569-2345

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

1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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.

Bob and Kathy Frucella