Thornton W. Burgess Society

Green Briar Nature Center & Jam Kitchen

Strawberry Day

Strawberry Day

Saturday, June 25, 2022 11am - 2pm. $6 per person.

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.

Spring Hill History Day

Spring Hill History Day

Visit historic sites between 9am and 3pm. Ticket are $10 and covers admission to all sites. Proceeds benefit four local non-profit organizations. All are located in the Spring Hill National Historic District, East Sandwich, MA

Once Upon A Time

Once Upon A Time

Join Peter Rabbit & Friends for an afternoon of fun, food and giving Thursday, July 28th 4pm - 7pm. Tickets available June 1st.

KidSummer at Green Briar

KidSummer at Green Briar

July 5 – August 26 Mondays - Fridays 8:30am-11:30am Ages 4 – 6 Come seek adventures in nature, art & science!! SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE!

Green Meadow Forest

Green Meadow Forest

Visit the storybook world of Peter Rabbit and his friends. Opportunities on Saturdays. Read more for tickets.

Wednesday Morning Garden Tours

Wednesday Morning Garden Tours

The award-winning Shirley Cross Wildflower Garden at the Green Briar Nature Center is offering guided tours every Wednesday morning June through August at 10am

Birthday Parties

Birthday Parties

BIRTHDAY PARTIES ARE BACK!

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 Cape Classical 107.5
Cape Cod Hydrangea Festival

Cape Cod Hydrangea Festival

Wednesday, July 13th 10am-4pm Rain or Shine. Four beautiful premiere garden tours in Sandwich.

Family Jam Making Classes

Family Jam Making Classes

Make your own batch of something special! 'Read More' for tickets.

Mixed Company Jam Classes

Mixed Company Jam Classes

Make your own batch of something special! 'Read More' for tickets.

Wildflower Garden Book Club

Wildflower Garden Book Club

Flowers in Fiction! Next opportunities: July 20th & August 17th at 2:15 pm

Blueberry Day

Blueberry Day

Saturday, August 13th 11am - 2pm Click for Tickets

Mercantile is Open & Online!

Mercantile is Open & Online!

We are online for products available to ship or for local pickup. SHOP IN PERSON, Tuesday - Saturday, 10am - 3pm

Private Jam Classes

Private Jam Classes

Call to register 508.888.6870

Membership

Membership

Become a member or renew you membership today!

Shirley Cross Wildflower Garden

Shirley Cross Wildflower Garden

Interested in caring for our precious Wildflower garden? We are looking for volunteers, including tour guides. Read more for all the information!

The Birthplace of Thornton W. Burgess

The Birthplace of Thornton W. Burgess

Visit the home of pioneer environmentalist, Thornton Burgess

'A bright and exciting future'

'A bright and exciting future'

Cape Cod Museum of Natural History to Acquire Thornton w. Burgess/Green Briar Nature Center in Sandwich

Cape Cod Museum of Natural History

Cape Cod Museum of Natural History

The mission of the Cape Cod Museum of Natural History is to inspire appreciation, understanding and stewardship of our natural environment and wildlife through discovery and learning.

Volunteer

Volunteer

Looking for Volunteers!!