Thornton W. Burgess Society

Green Briar Nature Center & Jam Kitchen

Annual Appeal

Annual Appeal

Please Donate to our Annual Appeal.

Closed for Winter Hiatus

Closed for Winter Hiatus

The office will be open Monday- Friday 9am-2pm The Mercantile is open by chance.

Our Mission

To inspire reverence for wildlife and concern for the natural environment as taught in the writings of conservationist and naturalist Thornton W. Burgess.

Drawing & Painting Nature in Watercolor

Drawing & Painting Nature in Watercolor

Drawing & Painting Nature in Watercolor is an 8 week class offered for adults at the Green Briar Nature Center. Wednesdays from 10am to noon January 23 through March 13

Adult Jam Making Classes

Adult Jam Making Classes

A wonderful opportunity for Adults to learn how to cook jam in our beloved 1903 kitchen! Schedule thru March available by clicking read more. Online Registration. Space limited!

Family Jam Making Classes

Family Jam Making Classes

A wonderful opportunity for Families to learn how to cook jam in our beloved 1903 kitchen! Call for reservations! Sold out for 2018. Check the website for 2019 opportunities including February School Vacation.

Private Jam Class Parties

Private Jam Class Parties

We offer classes in making Jam, Chutney, Marmalade, Conserves, and Pickles. Get a group together and get in touch to pick a date and flavor!

Birthday Parties

Birthday Parties

Hop, skip, and jump to Green Briar Nature Center for a unique party setting!