Our nature preserves are open to the public 365 days per year, providing natural places that offer peace and respite for all. We do love dogs, however... Because it is an important bird area (IBA) for nesting grassland birds who are very sensitive to the presence of dogs, they are not allowed at Kirkwood … Learn more about our nature preserves.
Celebrate the harvest! Join us for a hayride with Farmer Fred and a study of the living soil that supports the harvest and the organisms that inhabit the farm. To round out our agroecology lesson, we will end up in the kitchen at the Rushton Conservation Center –cooking and tasting a sample of the farm’s bounty.
This event is Regenerative Farming (Carrot Icon).
Rushton Nature Keepers (RNK) is a membership only program for children ages 7-11. You can only register for individual RNK events if you have paid the membership fee. For more information about Rushton Nature Keepers click here. Contact Blake Goll, Education Programs Manager with questions at email@example.com.