JAMESTOWN – The Jamestown Audubon Center and Sanctuary recently received a grant that will go a long way in helping it achieve its mission of Environmental education, especially for children. The Audubon Center recently received a grant from the Johnson Foundation to assist with its environmental education programs.
The grant will be used specifically to begin implementing components of Audubon’s Education Master Plan. The initiatives that will be focused on in 2013 include Program Effectiveness With Limited Budget through Walking Field Trips and Schoolyard Field Trips, Extending Audubon’s Reach through Internships and Junior Counselor program, Public Programs including expanding Owl Day to a full festival, and Engaging 21st Century Learners
To learn more about the Center and its many programs, call (716) 569-2345 or visit http://jamestownaudubon.org/.