Thornton W. Burgess Society

Green Briar Nature Center & Jam Kitchen

Amazing Animal Ambassadors

Amazing Animal Ambassadors

Join owner Bethany Jakubson and some of her favorite members of the natural world. Fun for the whole family! August 1st

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.

Observational Drawing from Nature

Observational Drawing from Nature

Reconnect with nature through observational drawing! Six Thursday Sessions: July 12-August 16, 2018 4:30pm-6pm. Ages 7-12

Birdwatching for Beginners

Birdwatching for Beginners

Join bird nerd, Gretchen Moran Towers for Birdwatching for Beginners! Next session July 19, 2018, 11am.

Cardboard and Tape Gallery

Cardboard and Tape Gallery

Come see what you can create with cardboard and tape! Tuesdays and Thursdays 11am - 2pm. Next session July 19th.

Critter Capers

Critter Capers

Come listen to a story while visiting Green Briar's critters! Fridays at 11am. $2 Non Members, Members Free. Next Session July 20th

Tales & Trails

Tales & Trails

Listen to a story, visit the animals, and venture into the woodsy trails of Green Briar. Mondays, June 4 through August 27, 11am. Rain or shine. Next Session July 23

Tuesday Tweets

Tuesday Tweets

Discover the wonderful world of Cape Cod birding with bird nerd, Gretchen Moran Towers! Next session July 24th 11am.

Support Our Sponsors

Cape Cod Life Magazine Massachusetts Cultural Council Arts Foundation of Cape Cod The Museum Trail First Citizens Federal Credit Union Cape Cod 5 Kiwanis Sunderland Printing Oyster Harbors Marine
Bug Hotels

Bug Hotels

Walk the grounds of Green Briar collecting natural materials that buggies go bonkers for! July 25, August 15 and August 22, 11am.

Adult Jam Making Classes

Adult Jam Making Classes

A wonderful opportunity for Adults to learn how to cook jam in our beloved 1903 kitchen! Next session July 25th

Family Jam Making Classes

Family Jam Making Classes

A wonderful opportunity for Families to learn how to cook jam in our beloved 1903 kitchen! Next Session July 28th.

Adult Nature Club

Adult Nature Club

Join us on monthly expert-led walks with topics ranging from entire habitats down to individual species. The only requirement is a curiosity for the natural world. Next Session August 4th

Wednesday Morning Garden Tours

Wednesday Morning Garden Tours

Guided tours of the Shirley G. Cross Wildflower Garden every Wednesday mornings June through August at 10am.

Wildflower Garden Book Club

Wildflower Garden Book Club

We gather once a month April thru October to discuss a work of literature that makes use of the world of flowers.

Birthday Parties

Birthday Parties

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