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Starry Night Valentine Hike

Tifft Nature Preserve 1200 Furhmann Blvd, Buffalo, NY

Grab your favorite someone and enjoy the crisp night air while we stroll through Tifft’s trails and end with a hot cocoa bar and make-your-own Valentine's Day cards in Tifft’s cozy, candlelit Education Center. (Snowshoe rentals are additional $2 per person, weather permitting) Advance registration required. Space is limited. Age: 18+...

Recurring Event Juniors: Get Moving! Journey

Juniors: Get Moving! Journey

Energize your understanding of the Earth’s energy and how we can use, misuse, and protect this essential resource in our daily lives. Cost: $15 per scout To register or schedule a private program date for your Troop (minimum of 8 Scouts) please call Tifft Nature Preserve at 716.825.6397 or email tifftreservations@sciencebuff.org.

SciNight: Tying Knots and Getting Hitched

Tifft Nature Preserve 1200 Furhmann Blvd, Buffalo, NY

Learn the art of knot tying, cordage-making, and lashing branches to build real structures during a fun, indoor and hands-on workshop perfect for a date night! Parachord and other take-home resources provided. Advance registration required. Space is limited. Age: 18+ Cost: $20 per person. BMS Members save 10%

Handmade Native Plant Seed Paper Valentines

Tifft Nature Preserve 1200 Furhmann Blvd, Buffalo, NY

Use recycled paper pulp to create handmade paper full of native plant seeds to share with your Valentines this winter. Explore why WNY native plants are beneficial for you and your Valentine, whether they are human or wildlife! Advance registration required. Space is limited. Age: 5+ Cost:$10 per person. BMS Members...

Little Tykes on the Trails

Tifft Nature Preserve 1200 Furhmann Blvd, Buffalo, NY

Enjoy a morning of early childhood fun with a storytime, guided trail walk, and playful activities to help foster the nature explorer in your child. Bring your own snack to enjoy in the Center or on the Deck. Rain or shine. Advance registration required. Space is limited. Age: 3-5 Cost: $8 per...

Wellness Walks

Tifft Nature Preserve 1200 Furhmann Blvd, Buffalo, NY

Drop by Tifft Nature Preserve every Thursday and join us for a casual volunteer-led tour of the Preserve. Age: All ages Cost: FREE. $3 donation per person requested. Please call 716-825-6397 to confirm walk will be taking place. 

Virtual Book Club: The Home Place

Tifft Nature Preserve 1200 Furhmann Blvd, Buffalo, NY

Join us for a live virtual discussion of J. Drew Lanham's award-winning The Home Place: Memoirs of a Colored Man's Love Affair with Nature. The author is an Alumni Distinguished Professor of Wildlife Ecology at Clemson University, a birder, naturalist, and hunter-conservationist. Please read the book selection prior to our...

Family-Friendly Bird Walk

Tifft Nature Preserve 1200 Furhmann Blvd, Buffalo, NY

Save your spot in our FREE guided bird walk for all ages at Tifft. This program is just one of MANY offerings by guest speakers and partnering orgnizations during the region-wide annual Birds on the Niagara: An International Winter Birding Festival! Advance registration required. Space is limited. Age: All ages Cost: Free