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Sun 26 Jan
Project Feederwatch at Humphrey Nature Center
Sunday, January 26, 2020 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

This citizen science project, sponsored by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, is easy for experienced bird watchers and beginners alike! Learn about the lives and habits of our common feeder birds and find out how you can become a citizen scientist at home. Count days are every Saturday and Sunday until April 7th.

Sun 26 Jan
Family Nature Walk: Denton Brook
Sunday, January 26, 2020 10:00 AM
Letchworth State Park

Explore the woods the brook drains before it plummets 500 feet to meet the Genesee River.

Meet at Castile Entrance

Family-oriented walks of less than one mile and two hours in duration are held on Sundays at 10 am.

Sun 26 Jan
Novice Nature Ski Hike
Sunday, January 26, 2020 01:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

Each nature ski hike meets at Trailside Lodge and will consist of a review of cross country skiing basics and maneuvers before exploring a mile or more of winter wonderland. These ski hikes will be nature walks and will meet at the Humphrey Nature Center if the snow does not provide adequate ski conditions. If you have any questions or need other information, please call ahead.

Sun 26 Jan
Nature Lecture Series: Fungi-What They Are and Where to Find Them at Humphrey Nature Center
Sunday, January 26, 2020 01:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

By Dr. Betsy Hutchison, SUNY Geneseo.

Dr. Hutchison will go over general characteristics of fungi and their life cycle. In addition, she will discuss the role of fungi in the environment, and how they are important ecologically. Finally, she will discuss fungi that can be found in Letchworth State Park, and where and when to look for them.

Sun 26 Jan
Nature Up Close: Overwintering Mushrooms
Sunday, January 26, 2020 02:30 PM
Letchworth State Park

Over 100 dried specimens will be available for study. The focus will be on those species that aid in the decay of wood especially the conspicuous polypores.

The Nature Up Close programs allow participants a more detailed study of a topic with comparison of hands-on specimens and/or various audio-visual aids and handouts. All workshops meet in the Humphrey Nature Center located in Letchworth State Park.

Mon 27 Jan
Knee-High Naturalists at Humphrey Nature Center
Monday, January 27, 2020 10:30 AM
Letchworth State Park

The Knee-High Naturalists program is designed to allow children ages 3 – 6 (must be accompanied by an adult) to explore the natural world. Themes change with each program, and activities may include story book reading, crafts, or a short nature walk. Registration appreciated by calling (585) 493-3680.

Thu 30 Jan
Sycamore Trail Trek
Thursday, January 30, 2020 10:00 AM
Letchworth State Park

Travel to the heart of the Gardeau Valley and ponder the park's largest tree.

Meet at Sycamore (#22) Trailhead on River Road ¼ mile south of Picket Line Road junction. Bring a lunch. (4 hours, 2 miles)

Sat 01 Feb
Project Feederwatch at Humphrey Nature Center
Saturday, February 1, 2020 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

This citizen science project, sponsored by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, is easy for experienced bird watchers and beginners alike! Learn about the lives and habits of our common feeder birds and find out how you can become a citizen scientist at home. Count days are every Saturday and Sunday until April 7th.

Sat 01 Feb
Winter Wonder Walks
Saturday, February 1, 2020 01:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

Family programs (one-hour duration) are held at 1:00 pm on various natural history themes meet at the Humphrey Nature Center. Saturdays Jan 4th through February 8th.

Sat 01 Feb
Nature Snowshoe Walks at Humphrey Nature Center
Saturday, February 1, 2020 02:30 PM
Letchworth State Park

Slower paced journey in search of animal stories in the snow and the hidden life on tree bark. Each nature snowshoe walk meets at the Humphrey Nature Center and will consist of a review of snowshoe types before exploring a mile or so of winter wonderland. These snowshoe walks will be nature walks if the snow does not provide adequate snow depth. We also have some snowshoes that may be borrowed. If you have any questions or need other information, please call ahead.

Sun 02 Feb
Family Nature Walk: Frozen Bogs
Sunday, February 2, 2020 10:00 AM
Letchworth State Park

Enjoy the area and unique plants surrounding several small frozen bogs.

Meet at Humphrey Nature Center

Family-oriented walks of less than one mile and two hours in duration are held on Sundays at 10 am.

Sun 02 Feb
Project Feederwatch at Humphrey Nature Center
Sunday, February 2, 2020 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

This citizen science project, sponsored by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, is easy for experienced bird watchers and beginners alike! Learn about the lives and habits of our common feeder birds and find out how you can become a citizen scientist at home. Count days are every Saturday and Sunday until April 7th.

Sun 02 Feb
Nature Lecture Series: A Day in The Life of The Genesee River
Sunday, February 2, 2020 01:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

By Elijah Kruger, Environmental Educatorat the Humphrey Nature Center at Letchworth State Park.

October 3rd, 2019 marked the first ever Day in The Life of The Genesee River event. Based on similar programs on other waterways in New York State, this event invited students from throughout the Genesee River Watershed to perform various water tests all on the same day to get a snapshot of the health of the Genesee River. Join us as Elijah discusses how this program came to be, the great work students did to collect data and what they found out about the river and plans to grow the program.

Sun 02 Feb
Novice Nature Ski Hike
Sunday, February 2, 2020 01:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

Each nature ski hike meets at Trailside Lodge and will consist of a review of cross country skiing basics and maneuvers before exploring a mile or more of winter wonderland. These ski hikes will be nature walks and will meet at the Humphrey Nature Center if the snow does not provide adequate ski conditions. If you have any questions or need other information, please call ahead.

Sun 02 Feb
Intermediate Nature Ski Hike
Sunday, February 2, 2020 02:30 PM
Letchworth State Park

Each nature ski hike meets at Trailside Lodge and will consist of a review of cross country skiing basics and maneuvers before exploring a mile or more of winter wonderland. These ski hikes will be nature walks and will meet at the Humphrey Nature Center if the snow does not provide adequate ski conditions. If you have any questions or need other information, please call ahead.

Wed 05 Feb
Dishmill Creek Trek
Wednesday, February 5, 2020 10:00 AM
Letchworth State Park

Journey into the valley and examine its crystalline waterfalls.

Meet at Dygert Road junction on River Road. Bring a lunch. (4 hours, 2½ miles)

Thu 06 Feb
Home Ecologist- Backyard Birds
Thursday, February 6, 2020 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

Home Ecologist is a program geared towards home school families with children ages 6 – 12. Each month will focus on a different theme. Programs are free of charge, and pre-registration is not required but appreciated. Children must be accompanied by an adult for the entire program.

Sat 08 Feb
Project Feederwatch at Humphrey Nature Center
Saturday, February 8, 2020 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

This citizen science project, sponsored by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, is easy for experienced bird watchers and beginners alike! Learn about the lives and habits of our common feeder birds and find out how you can become a citizen scientist at home. Count days are every Saturday and Sunday until April 7th.

Sat 08 Feb
Winter Wonder Walks
Saturday, February 8, 2020 01:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

Family programs (one-hour duration) are held at 1:00 pm on various natural history themes meet at the Humphrey Nature Center. Saturdays Jan 4th through February 8th.

Sat 08 Feb
Nature Snowshoe Walks at Humphrey Nature Center
Saturday, February 8, 2020 02:30 PM
Letchworth State Park

Slower paced journey in search of animal stories in the snow and the hidden life on tree bark. Each nature snowshoe walk meets at the Humphrey Nature Center and will consist of a review of snowshoe types before exploring a mile or so of winter wonderland. These snowshoe walks will be nature walks if the snow does not provide adequate snow depth. We also have some snowshoes that may be borrowed. If you have any questions or need other information, please call ahead.

Sun 09 Feb
Family Nature Walk: Pine Pond
Sunday, February 9, 2020 10:00 AM
Letchworth State Park

Venture across former farm land to a natural series of ponds, now surrounded by pines.

Meet at Trailside Lodge.

Family-oriented walks of less than one mile and two hours in duration are held on Sundays at 10 am.

Sun 09 Feb
Project Feederwatch at Humphrey Nature Center
Sunday, February 9, 2020 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

This citizen science project, sponsored by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, is easy for experienced bird watchers and beginners alike! Learn about the lives and habits of our common feeder birds and find out how you can become a citizen scientist at home. Count days are every Saturday and Sunday until April 7th.

Sun 09 Feb
Nature Lecture Series: The A.N.T. (Autism Nature Trail at Letchworth State Park
Sunday, February 9, 2020 01:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

By Loren Penman

The Autism Nature Trail (TheANT) is a planned 1¼ mile loop adjacent to the Humphrey Nature Center at Letchworth State Park designed to encourage visitors to experience nature in a way specifically suited to individuals with autism, as well as those with other sensory processing disorders and disabilities. Most importantly,The ANT will welcome everyone— all abilities and ages — to experience the inspiring, engaging and calming qualities of the natural world in a unique and inclusive setting.

Mon 10 Feb
Knee High Naturalists at Humphrey Nature Center
Monday, February 10, 2020 10:30 AM
Letchworth State Park

The Knee-High Naturalists program is designed to allow children ages 3 – 6 (must be accompanied by an adult) to explore the natural world. Themes change with each program, and activities may include story book reading, crafts, or a short nature walk. Registration appreciated by calling (585) 493-3680.

Mon 10 Feb
Home Ecologist- Backyard Birds
Monday, February 10, 2020 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

Home Ecologist is a program geared towards home school families with children ages 6 – 12. Each month will focus on a different theme. Programs are free of charge, and pre-registration is not required but appreciated. Children must be accompanied by an adult for the entire program.

Sat 15 Feb
Project Feederwatch at Humphrey Nature Center
Saturday, February 15, 2020 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

This citizen science project, sponsored by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, is easy for experienced bird watchers and beginners alike! Learn about the lives and habits of our common feeder birds and find out how you can become a citizen scientist at home. Count days are every Saturday and Sunday until April 7th.

Sun 16 Feb
Project Feederwatch at Humphrey Nature Center
Sunday, February 16, 2020 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

This citizen science project, sponsored by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, is easy for experienced bird watchers and beginners alike! Learn about the lives and habits of our common feeder birds and find out how you can become a citizen scientist at home. Count days are every Saturday and Sunday until April 7th.

Sun 16 Feb
Nature Lecture Series: It's What's on the Inside That Counts- Gall Formers, Leaf Miners, and Borers
Sunday, February 16, 2020 01:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

By Dr. Suann Yang, Rachel Devine ('20), Jacob Walter ('21), Dustin Lieb ('19), SUNY Geneseo.

Explore the fascinating world of insects that have their cake and live in it too. We will share what we have documented about local gall formers, leaf miners, and borers, as well as describe examples from elsewhere.

Sun 16 Feb
Nature Up Close: Plant Galls and Gall Makers
Sunday, February 16, 2020 02:30 PM
Letchworth State Park

Dozens of galls will be available for study. The focus will be on the more common ones that can be found on woody plants in the winter.

The Nature Up Close programs allow participants a more detailed study of a topic with comparison of hands-on specimens and/or various audio-visual aids and handouts. All workshops meet in the Humphrey Nature Center located in Letchworth State Park.

Thu 20 Feb
Dehgayasoh Valley Trek
Thursday, February 20, 2020 10:00 AM
Letchworth State Park

Seek the valley of the "Nameless Spirits" with its tall pines and ancient hemlocks.

Meet at Trailside Lodge. (3 hours, 2 miles)

Thu 20 Feb
Home Ecologist- Backyard Birds
Thursday, February 20, 2020 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

Home Ecologist is a program geared towards home school families with children ages 6 – 12. Each month will focus on a different theme. Programs are free of charge, and pre-registration is not required but appreciated. Children must be accompanied by an adult for the entire program.

Sat 22 Feb
Project Feederwatch at Humphrey Nature Center
Saturday, February 22, 2020 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

This citizen science project, sponsored by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, is easy for experienced bird watchers and beginners alike! Learn about the lives and habits of our common feeder birds and find out how you can become a citizen scientist at home. Count days are every Saturday and Sunday until April 7th.

Sun 23 Feb
Project Feederwatch at Humphrey Nature Center
Sunday, February 23, 2020 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

This citizen science project, sponsored by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, is easy for experienced bird watchers and beginners alike! Learn about the lives and habits of our common feeder birds and find out how you can become a citizen scientist at home. Count days are every Saturday and Sunday until April 7th.

Sun 23 Feb
Nature Lecture Series: Mile-A-Minute
Sunday, February 23, 2020 01:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

By Patty Wakefield-Brown, Finger Lakes Institute.

There are two infestations of mile-a-minute in Upstate New York;Geneseo in Livingston County and Oak Orchard in Orleans County. Hear about current research and how to identify and report this highly invasive plant.

Mon 24 Feb
Knee-High Naturalists at Humphrey Nature Center
Monday, February 24, 2020 10:30 AM
Letchworth State Park

The Knee-High Naturalists program is designed to allow children ages 3 – 6 (must be accompanied by an adult) to explore the natural world. Themes change with each program, and activities may include story book reading, crafts, or a short nature walk. Registration appreciated by calling (585) 493-3680.

Wed 26 Feb
Mt. Morris Canyon – West Trek
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 10:00 AM
Letchworth State Park

View flood plain scenes of the Northern End of Letchworth State Park, downstream of the Mt. Morris Dam.

Meet at Mt. Morris Entrance Gate. Bring a lunch. (3½ hours, 3 miles)

Sat 29 Feb
Lee’s Landing Trek
Saturday, February 29, 2020 10:00 AM
Letchworth State Park

Venture into the valley that separates the beginning of the Great Bend Gorge and the end of the Portage Canyon.

Meet at Visitor Center. Bring a lunch. (4½ hours, 3½ miles)

Sat 29 Feb
Project Feederwatch at Humphrey Nature Center
Saturday, February 29, 2020 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

This citizen science project, sponsored by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, is easy for experienced bird watchers and beginners alike! Learn about the lives and habits of our common feeder birds and find out how you can become a citizen scientist at home. Count days are every Saturday and Sunday until April 7th.

Sun 01 Mar
Project Feederwatch at Humphrey Nature Center
Sunday, March 1, 2020 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

This citizen science project, sponsored by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, is easy for experienced bird watchers and beginners alike! Learn about the lives and habits of our common feeder birds and find out how you can become a citizen scientist at home. Count days are every Saturday and Sunday until April 7th.

Sun 01 Mar
Nature Up Close: Skulls and Tracks
Sunday, March 1, 2020 02:30 PM
Letchworth State Park

Dozens of replicas will be available for study. The focus will be on those species that can be located in our area.

The Nature Up Close programs allow participants a more detailed study of a topic with comparison of hands-on specimens and/or various audio-visual aids and handouts. All workshops meet in the Humphrey Nature Center located in Letchworth State Park.

Wed 04 Mar
Fiddler’s Elbow Trek
Wednesday, March 4, 2020 10:00 AM
Letchworth State Park

Enjoy spectacular views of the Gardeau and Smokey Hollow Valleys.

Meet at Perry Entrance Gate. Will car pool. Bring a lunch. (4½ hours, 3½ miles)

Thu 05 Mar
Home Ecologist- Maple Sugaring
Thursday, March 5, 2020 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

Home Ecologist is a program geared towards home school families with children ages 6 – 12. Each month will focus on a different theme. Programs are free of charge, and pre-registration is not required but appreciated. Children must be accompanied by an adult for the entire program.

Sat 07 Mar
Maple Sapturdays at Humphrey Nature Center
Saturday, March 7, 2020 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

Learn the entire history of maple sugaring, from sap to syrup. Programs cover history of maple sugaring, how maple syrup is made today, maple tree identification, and even some samples!

Sat 07 Mar
Project Feederwatch at Humphrey Nature Center
Saturday, March 7, 2020 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

This citizen science project, sponsored by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, is easy for experienced bird watchers and beginners alike! Learn about the lives and habits of our common feeder birds and find out how you can become a citizen scientist at home. Count days are every Saturday and Sunday until April 7th.

Sun 08 Mar
Project Feederwatch at Humphrey Nature Center
Sunday, March 8, 2020 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

This citizen science project, sponsored by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, is easy for experienced bird watchers and beginners alike! Learn about the lives and habits of our common feeder birds and find out how you can become a citizen scientist at home. Count days are every Saturday and Sunday until April 7th.

Sun 08 Mar
Winter Waterfalls Walk
Sunday, March 8, 2020 05:30 PM
Letchworth State Park

Visit the Middle and Upper Falls as they are rescued from winter's clutches by the melting shadows of the evening sky. Bring a flashlight. Meet at Inspiration Point.

Mon 09 Mar
Knee-High Naturalists at Humphrey Nature Center
Monday, March 9, 2020 10:30 AM
Letchworth State Park

The Knee-High Naturalists program is designed to allow children ages 3 – 6 (must be accompanied by an adult) to explore the natural world. Themes change with each program, and activities may include story book reading, crafts, or a short nature walk. Registration appreciated by calling (585) 493-3680.

Mon 09 Mar
Home Ecologist- Maple Sugaring
Monday, March 9, 2020 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

Home Ecologist is a program geared towards home school families with children ages 6 – 12. Each month will focus on a different theme. Programs are free of charge, and pre-registration is not required but appreciated. Children must be accompanied by an adult for the entire program.

Wed 11 Mar
Kisil Point Trek
Wednesday, March 11, 2020 10:00 AM
Letchworth State Park

Witness the junction of the Silver Lake Outlet and Genesee River.

Meet at Silver Lake Outlet Bridge, one mile north of the Perry Entrance on main park road. Will car pool. Bring a lunch. (4 hrs, 3 miles)

Sat 14 Mar
Nearby Excursion to Highland Park
Saturday, March 14, 2020 10:00 AM
Letchworth State Park

Explore the plantings of this County Park where several of the early plantings have grown big enough to be the largest in the state. Bring a lunch.

Meet at Lamberton Conservatory off Reservoir Ave.

Sat 14 Mar
Project Feederwatch at Humphrey Nature Center
Saturday, March 14, 2020 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

This citizen science project, sponsored by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, is easy for experienced bird watchers and beginners alike! Learn about the lives and habits of our common feeder birds and find out how you can become a citizen scientist at home. Count days are every Saturday and Sunday until April 7th.

Sat 14 Mar
Maple Sapturdays at Humphrey Nature Center
Saturday, March 14, 2020 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

Learn the entire history of maple sugaring, from sap to syrup. Programs cover history of maple sugaring, how maple syrup is made today, maple tree identification, and even some samples!

Sun 15 Mar
Project Feederwatch at Humphrey Nature Center
Sunday, March 15, 2020 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

This citizen science project, sponsored by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, is easy for experienced bird watchers and beginners alike! Learn about the lives and habits of our common feeder birds and find out how you can become a citizen scientist at home. Count days are every Saturday and Sunday until April 7th.

Sun 15 Mar
St. Helena Valley – East Trek
Sunday, March 15, 2020 10:00 AM
Letchworth State Park

Hike a loop across several ravines on the eastern slope above the former village site.

Meet at junction of Oakland and River Roads. Bring a lunch. (4 hours, 2½ miles)

Thu 19 Mar
Home Ecologist- Maple Sugaring
Thursday, March 19, 2020 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

Home Ecologist is a program geared towards home school families with children ages 6 – 12. Each month will focus on a different theme. Programs are free of charge, and pre-registration is not required but appreciated. Children must be accompanied by an adult for the entire program.

Fri 20 Mar
Signs of Spring Walk
Friday, March 20, 2020 02:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

General nature walk will explore forest and field in search of vernal greetings. Meet at Mt. Morris Entrance Gate.

Fri 20 Mar
Full Moon Equinox Walk
Friday, March 20, 2020 06:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

View the moonrise above the Great Bend Gorge as a full moon occurs on the equinox this year. Meet at Archery Filed Overlook.

Sat 21 Mar
Project Feederwatch at Humphrey Nature Center
Saturday, March 21, 2020 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

This citizen science project, sponsored by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, is easy for experienced bird watchers and beginners alike! Learn about the lives and habits of our common feeder birds and find out how you can become a citizen scientist at home. Count days are every Saturday and Sunday until April 7th.

Sat 21 Mar
NYS Maple Weekends
Saturday, March 21, 2020 until Sunday, March 22, 2020 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

Join us for a weekend full of maple activities! Continual demonstrations of three different maple sugaring techniques will be going on, including Iroquois stone boiling, iron pot fire pit boiling, and the use of a modern evaporator. Hourly walks led by park naturalists will highlight maple tree identification, how to tap a tree, and more! Pancake breakfasts will be available for purchase thanks to the Friends of Letchworth State Park from10:00 am – 1:00 pm each day.

Sun 22 Mar
Project Feederwatch at Humphrey Nature Center
Sunday, March 22, 2020 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

This citizen science project, sponsored by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, is easy for experienced bird watchers and beginners alike! Learn about the lives and habits of our common feeder birds and find out how you can become a citizen scientist at home. Count days are every Saturday and Sunday until April 7th.

Mon 23 Mar
Knee-High Naturalists at Humphrey Nature Center
Monday, March 23, 2020 10:30 AM
Letchworth State Park

The Knee-High Naturalists program is designed to allow children ages 3 – 6 (must be accompanied by an adult) to explore the natural world. Themes change with each program, and activities may include story book reading, crafts, or a short nature walk. Registration appreciated by calling (585) 493-3680.

Thu 26 Mar
Gardeau Valley Trek
Thursday, March 26, 2020 10:00 AM
Letchworth State Park

Breathe nature and history during a descent into the Jemison Homeland.

Meet at Castile Entrance Gate. Will car pool. Bring a lunch. (4 hours, 2½ miles)

Sat 28 Mar
Project Feederwatch at Humphrey Nature Center
Saturday, March 28, 2020 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

This citizen science project, sponsored by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, is easy for experienced bird watchers and beginners alike! Learn about the lives and habits of our common feeder birds and find out how you can become a citizen scientist at home. Count days are every Saturday and Sunday until April 7th.

Sat 28 Mar
NYS Maple Weekends
Saturday, March 28, 2020 until Sunday, March 29, 2020 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

Join us for a weekend full of maple activities! Continual demonstrations of three different maple sugaring techniques will be going on, including Iroquois stone boiling, iron pot fire pit boiling, and the use of a modern evaporator. Hourly walks led by park naturalists will highlight maple tree identification, how to tap a tree, and more! Pancake breakfasts will be available for purchase thanks to the Friends of Letchworth State Park from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm each day.

Sun 29 Mar
Project Feederwatch at Humphrey Nature Center
Sunday, March 29, 2020 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

This citizen science project, sponsored by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, is easy for experienced bird watchers and beginners alike! Learn about the lives and habits of our common feeder birds and find out how you can become a citizen scientist at home. Count days are every Saturday and Sunday until April 7th.

Sun 29 Mar
Search for Hidden Creatures
Sunday, March 29, 2020 10:00 AM
Letchworth State Park

Explore the world of insect ecology and discover signs of insects at work. Find mysterious plant galls and study insect feeding behaviors. Also see Indoor Ed-Ventures listed previously. Meet at Perry Entrance Gate.

Sun 29 Mar
Nature Up CLose: Bluebird Homes
Sunday, March 29, 2020 02:30 PM
Letchworth State Park

Learn about the life of our state bird, as well as some basics of nest box design and bluebird trails. This is an excellent primer for the Morning Bird Walk on April 26th or for anyone who would like to volunteer as a helper during our 23rd season of maintaining our Bluebird Trail. [To date, more than1100 bluebirds have fledged from our boxes.]

The Nature Up Close programs allow participants a more detailed study of a topic with comparison of hands-on specimens and/or various audio-visual aids and handouts. All workshops meet in the Humphrey Nature Center located in Letchworth State Park.

Sat 04 Apr
Project Feederwatch at Humphrey Nature Center
Saturday, April 4, 2020 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

This citizen science project, sponsored by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, is easy for experienced bird watchers and beginners alike! Learn about the lives and habits of our common feeder birds and find out how you can become a citizen scientist at home. Count days are every Saturday and Sunday until April 7th.

Sun 05 Apr
Project Feederwatch at Humphrey Nature Center
Sunday, April 5, 2020 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Letchworth State Park

This citizen science project, sponsored by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, is easy for experienced bird watchers and beginners alike! Learn about the lives and habits of our common feeder birds and find out how you can become a citizen scientist at home. Count days are every Saturday and Sunday until April 7th.