Millbrook Marsh Messenger                  
May 2016
 
 
 
 
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Quick Links
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
    
 
 
 
Coming Attractions!
 
 
 
 
Summer Camp Registration is open!

6/4 National Trails Day Walk

6/8 Music & Munchies at  the Marsh!

6/20 Marsh Monday & Wetland Wednesdays begin.

6/25 Romantic Moonlight Walk

7/30 Girl Scout Badge Day

7/31 Alphabet Marsh Scavenger Hunt
 
 
 
 
FUN FACTS!
 
 
 
 
Did you know that MMNC offers Scout Programs? A full list of Cub Scout and Girl Scout programs available here!
 
 
 
 
Did you know that you can find MMNC programs and events listed here? 
 
 
 
 

Do you love visiting Millbrook Marsh Nature Center? Are you looking for ways to give back and make a difference in your community? 

Donate now and help sustain the wonderful programs, events, and environments! 


 
 
 
 
Dear --FNAME--,

New life is springing up at Millbrook Marsh! Stop by to observe the seasonal changes, listen to the birds, explore the marsh, or attend a class. With summer just around the corner, be sure to check out the new CRPR Summer Active Guide for adventure camps and lots of summer fun. Hope to see you on the trails! 

                    Your Millbrook Marsh Nature Center Staff
 
 
 
 

Thank you to all of our friends who joined us for the Earth Day Birthday Celebration!

It was a beautiful day packed with amazing displays, fun activities, toe tappin’ music, great food, awesome animals & more. We extend a special thanks to everyone who contributed to the fun: Better World Windsurfing, Centre County Conservation District, ClearWater Conservancy, College Township, Eden View Foods, Envinity, Faces by Leah, Freeze Thaw Cycles, Friends and Farmers Cooperative, Garden Starters, Joe Jovinelly, Karen Dembowski, Lila Yoga, Musik Garten, Organic Garden Center, PA Native Plant Society, Psychic Beat, Shaver’s Creek Environmental Center, Spring Creek Chapter of Trout Unlimited, State College Bird Club, State College Borough, Taproot Kitchen, Tussey Mountain, Wilson Home Farms, PSU Recreation Parks and Tourism Management event planners and all of the wonderful volunteers!
 
 
 
 
MMNC Specialty Camps -
Spots still available!  
 
 
Don't miss out on the fun! Check out these awesome specialty camps at the Millbrook Marsh Nature Center. Space is limited, register today! 

  • Fly Fishing Camp
  • Fly Kids Birding Camp
  • Kayak Camp - Steelhead
  • Canoe Camp Sessions 1 &2
  • Outdoor Explorer Hiking Expeditions 

     For more information and to register, click here! 
 
 
 
 
The American Hiking Society’s National Trails Day is the country’s largest celebration of the extensive network of trails. Join a Millbrook Marsh Naturalist to explore the 62 acres along the boardwalk and conjoining paths. Trails provide access to the natural world for recreation, education, exploration, and much more. Come take a leisurely stroll and relax as you take in the beauty of Millbrook Marsh. Registration not required.
Saturday, June 4
2-3 PM
All Ages! 
 
More info available here! 
 
 
 
 
Spring Spruce Up - Thanks!
Thank you Centre County Youth Service Bureau for helping with our 2016 Spring Spruce Day! This great group of volunteers cleaned the picnic tables and picked up litter in the marsh. 
 
 
 
 
In case you missed it...

Millbrook Marsh Nature Center was featured in the May edition of State College Magazine!
Check it out here! 
 
 
 
 
Spring is here and the Marsh is waking up!
Stop by and see the excitement!
 
 
 
 
548 Puddintown Road 
State College PA 16801 ​
 
 
 
 
Millbrook Marsh Nature Center is operated by the Centre Region Parks & Recreation Authority. The CRPRA, part of the Centre Region COG, serves residents in State College Borough, and the Townships of Patton, Harris, College and Ferguson. 

 
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