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Phone | 413-256-6006
Fax | 413-253-2809


Mailing Address
Hitchcock Center
525 South Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA 01002

For staff contact information by program area, click here.


Salamander Tunnel Maintenance
with Hitchcock Center Staff
A date in March dependent on weather and salamander activity.

Annual Biothon
May 1-3 or 8-10
Time determined by team.

Citizen Science Spotted Salamander Egg Mass Survey
with Jennifer Unkles
A date in April dependent on the weather and development of egg masses

Youth Birding
with Dan Ziomek
Ages 8-13
6 Saturdays: April 11, 18 & 25, May 2, 9 & 16

Sustainability Festival
on the Amherst Town Common

Saturday, April 25

Vernal Pool/Wetland Exploration at Our New Home
with Charley Eiseman
Saturday, April 25, 2pm-4pm

Biothon Bird Walks
with John Green
Friday, May 1st, 7am in Belchertown OR
with Scott Surner
Sunday, May 3rd, 7am in Hadley

Tour the Orchard Arboretum at Applewood
with Dan Ziomek & Anne Cann
Wednesday, May 6, 3:30pm

Celebrate Birds: Valley Family Bird Festival
Saturday, May 30
8-10am or

Nature Summer Camp
Ages 6-7 & 8-10
Sessions run June 29-August 14

Nature Play Afterschool
Ages 6-9, Grades 1-3
September 10-December 17
3:30pm - 5:30pm

Girls into the Wild Afterschool Program
Ages 8-10, Grades 3-5
Thursdays once per month

Hitchcock Homeschool Program
Homeschool I & II Classes
Homeschool Discovery Days
Ages 6-8
Tuesdays, 10am-2pm

Thank you
to our business partners!

Sustaining Partners
Ellen Leuchs, August Fundraising Strategies
Sinauer Associates
Wright Builders

Leading Partners
Florence Bank
Integrity Development & Design

Community Partners
Collective Copies
Kraus Fitch Architects
VHB, Inc.


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