Naturalist training program seeks participants in Bucks County

In the fall of 2015, the volunteer training program of Pennsylvania Master Naturalist is partnering with Silver Lake Nature Center in Bristol to prepare citizens to become volunteer leaders in their communities through natural resource conservation education, citizen science, and stewardship.

Pennsylvania Master Naturalist is a citizen volunteer initiative with three key components: an initial 55-hour volunteer training, annual volunteer service, and continuing education in the natural sciences.

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Brick by brick, building a sustainable future!

The Friends of Silver Lake Nature Center’s Zero-carbon Footprint, Sustainable Building, also known as an Earthship (a building style created by Michael Reynolds) is nearing completion, and needs your help. This amazing building uses rainwater for water, solar energy for electricity, and thermal mass for heating and cooling.

By purchasing a brick (or bricks), you can help to bring this model project to completion. Your name and/or message will be carved in brick for everyone to see. The bricks will be prominently placed in the Earthship’s entryway.

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Silver Lake Nature Center seeking vendors/crafters for upcoming Flea Market-Craft Fair in the Park on Saturday, September 20th

Silver Lake Nature Center is currently accepting registrations for their Flea Market-Craft Fair in the Park on Saturday, September 20th. Participants may choose a space in sun or shade. A limited number of tent spaces will also be available.

All spaces are assigned; first come, first served. Advanced registration/payment is required in order to participate.

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