Dedicated to the study, interpretation and conservation of our natural resources.
Weinberg Nature Center (estab. 1958)
455 Mamaroneck Rd, Scarsdale NY 10518
Trails open 7 days week, sunrise to sunset --
Please follow guidelines and practice social distancing and be safe!
Our Nature Center is running programs for Winter 2021: Nature Learning Pod (3's and 4's), Ice Lanterns (alll ages), Young Stewards (5-7,9-11) Ecology Enrichment (zoom).
Please ask about zoom and learning pod experiences for small groups (maximum 8 children)
Come walk the trails and be mindful of the winter animals about.
Take out what you take in, enjoy! Our grounds and trails are open sunrise to sunset.
DID YOU KNOW: 90% squirrel population at this wildlife sanctuary comprises rescued squirrels (either orphaned babies or injured). They are very social and always busy. But they are wild animals. Please do not feed nor try to pet, thanks!
"Henrieta" is our wild turkey who lives at our wildlife sanctuary. Her 3 babies are now fully grown! Please do not chase, thanks!
As you spot and see deer and squirrels, woodpecker or chickadee and other animals let Sam or Maura know right away if something doesn't look right: Maura Mandrano, Widlife Rehabilitator/Educator (email@example.com)
Sam Weinstock, Weinberg Director?Village Naturalist (firstname.lastname@example.org)
If you are interested in a live animal zoom link, contact Sam: email@example.com
Popular ZOOM themes, include:
Animal Adaptations, Nocturnal Animals, Who We Are in the Ecosystem, Habitats, Animal Smarts and Animal Skills, Growing Food to Feed the World, Backyard Greenhouse, Pollinators,The Power of Wanishi and the Lenni Lenape, Apple Cidering, How Humans Identify with Trees, Solitary and Social Animals, Animals and Climate Change, Writing About Nature, Burn Engraving Walking Sticks (many others!)
We do school/organization/ community/ family events/ birthday parties
... Thank you to the Scarsdale Village Parks, Recreation and Conservation Department for purchasing a new boiler for the Nature Center, supporting general operations and for purchasing a 400-plus square foot geodesic greenhouse dome and outside garden (inaugural date TBA)
...Thank you to the Friends of Weinberg (501-c-3) for generously contributing to the Spring Geodesic Dome Greenhouse Project and outside garden.
...Thank you all volunteers for your contributions to the Nature Center! We miss you and hope to welcome you back soon!
Any questions call the Weinberg Nature Center at (914) 722-1289 or firstname.lastname@example.org
WE WILL BE REVISING AND INTRODUCING A NEW WEBSITE IN THE WEEKS AHEAD!