Millbrook Marsh Nature Center  
548 Puddintown Road  
State College PA, 16801  
 
 
 
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Centered Outdoors

Marsh Mondays and Wetland Wednesdays 

Knee High Naturalist Reunion

ACB Scavenger Hunt

June is Great Outdoors Month
 
 
 
 
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Millbrook Marsh was selected to take part in NRPA’s Fund Your Park crowdfunding platform. The crowdfunding event will take place in July-August. Be on the lookout for more information and ways to donate!
 
 
 
 
Looking for a great place to have a birthday party? Celebrate your child’s special day with some nature-themed fun at Millbrook Marsh Nature Center! Choose from 5 exciting party themes including:
  • Bug Bonanza
  • Wild Things
  • Eco-Explorer
  • Feathered Friends
  • Scavenger Hunt
Call Millbrook at
 (814) 235-7819 or email mmaguffey@crcog.net to book your party today!
 
 
 
Dear --FNAME--,

The official start of summer is quickly approaching and Millbrook Marsh is reveling in the season! This is a great time of year to get outside with your friends and family and enjoy some summer fun. A great place to do that is at the Marsh! Join us for one of our exciting programs or just to walk the trails and enjoy the scenery.  Either way, you will experience something fun and exciting!

Your Millbrook Marsh Nature Center Staff
 
 
 
 
Centered Outdoors
See the sights of Centre County this summer with the Centered Outdoors Program! You can join free guided hikes every Sunday and Wednesday from June 18 to August 20 at one of the 9 featured locations. Or, you can explore them on your own! Track your progress on the Centered Outdoors website to be eligible to win end-of-summer prizes. Learn more about Centered Outdoors at www.centredoutdoors.org.
 
 
 

Marsh Mondays and Wetland Wednesdays

Mondays and Wednesdays

June 19 - July 19
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Ages 3-6
$6 Resident, $9 Non-resident
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Bring your child to Millbrook Marsh to explore and learn with a naturalist in the field and on the trails! These one-hour themed programs include Fantastic Frogs, Crazy Camping, Terrific Trees, and Stream Stomp, to name a few. Come to one program or come to them all! Please dress for the weather. Parents are encouraged to stay and enjoy! To register, click HERE or call 814-231-3071.

 
 
 
Knee High Naturalist Reunion
July 8, 2017
1 PM - 2:30 PM
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Calling all Knee High Naturalists, Puddle Jumpers, and Marsh Mondays/Wetland Wednesdays participants, young and old!!!
Come celebrate MMNC's 20th anniversary and our longest standing program, Knee High Naturalists. this program led to the development of Marsh Mondays, Wetland Wednesdays, Puddle Jumpers, and the Knee High Naturalists Camps. We would like to honor the participants who helped make our programs successful with activities, refreshments, and a bit of nostalgia.
Please consider attending - we would love to see how everyone has grown! For more information or to RSVP, please contact Program Coordinator Mandy Maguffey at mmaguffey@crcog.net or 814-235-7819.
 
 
 

ABC Scavenger Hunt

July 23
1 PM-3 PM
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See, touch, smell, and hear your way through the wonders of Millbrook Marsh during our Alphabet Marsh Scavenger Hunt! Bring the family and enjoy your day working together as a team with this kid-friendly activity. Walks are free, but donations are appreciated. No registration required!

 
 
 
 

June is Great Outdoors Month

What started as Great Outdoors Week in 1998 has grown into a month-long celebration of the outdoors and all the benefits it brings. Now is the time to get moving, try a new activity, or pick up your favorite summer past-time. Visit www.greatoutdoorsmonth.org for more information, a list of national events, and inspiration to get you outside!
 
 
 
 
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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