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Five Late-Summer Programs Announced! More...

Posted on 16 July 2014


CRPR Preschooler Programs (including nature center programs)

CRPR School-Age Programs (including nature center programs)

CRPR Adult Programs (including nature center programs)

CRPR Senior Adult Programs

CRPR Special Events (across the region)

CRPR Summer 2014 Specialty DAY CAMPS


New  Join the
"Friends of Millbrook Marsh Nature Center"

Link to informational flyer (PDF)

2014 Group Exploration Programs
Boy & Girl Scout Badge Programs

Party!Kid's Birthday Parties
at MMNC all year round!

Birthday Parties Year Round!  Give your child a unique and memorable birthday at Millbrook Marsh Nature Center!  Choose from five exciting party themes:

  • Bug Bonanza
  • Wild Things
  • Eco-Explorer
  • Feathered Friends
  • Scavenger Hunt

Base fee of $175, includes up to 10 children + $10/child for each additional child, limit 25 children. Birthday parties are 2 hours in length, include one hour of leader led activities, and one hour of family time for cake, opening gifts, etc. To schedule a party email Melissa Freed, MMNC Program Coordinator, at or call the nature center at (814) 235-7819. Click HERE for more info.

MMNC Logo2014 MMNC "Earth Day Birthday Festival" Report
held on Sunday, April 13, 2014, 2-5 PM

Fun Event Facts...

  • 500 visitors to the event
  • $448 = Donated to the nature center to support the event
  • $525 = Value of items donated to support the event
  • 362 hot dogs served
  • 150 gallons of water consumed
  • 185 MMNC re-useable water bottles used by visitors (instead of paper cups)
  • 8 cases of bottled water
  • 250 pieces of Earthday Birthday Cake
  • 42 cups of Pudding at the “Dirt Bar Edible Craft”
  • The average temperature for the day was 83 degrees!
  • 48 volunteers from the community
  • 9 event planning students from PSU RPTM
  • 4 CRPR Staff Members
  • 4 musicians
  • 3 puppet shows
  • 5 Giant Rabbits, 3 Birds of Prey, 10 Reptiles
  • 1 lost tooth (c/o a 6 year old youngster)

In-Kind Donations of the 2014 MMNC Earth Day Birthday Festival were provided by:

  • Walmart
  • Target
  • Weis Markets
  • Sheetz (Valley Vista)
  • Panera Bread
  • State College Spikes
  • Blaise Alexander Chrysler Jeep Dodge
  • Dietz & Watson
  • Rite Aid Pharmacy
  • Honeybaked Ham
  • Eat N Park
  • Sounds – State College
  • McDonald Lawn & Landscape
  • ARPM Realty
  • Lowes
  • Pizza Mia
  • Home Depot
  • Penn State Alumni Assn.
  • Trader Joe's
  • Noodles and Company
  • Giant Food Stores LLC
  • Houck Home Care and Cleaning
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The nature center grounds are open to the public from dawn to dusk each day.
However, staff may not always be available on-site.

For more information, please phone the Nature Center Office at (814) 235-7819.
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