Wednesdays ~ Nov 21, Dec 19 Jan 23, Feb 20~ 3:30 p.m
All ages welcome! Bring the whole family!
The Hobe Sound National Wildlife Refuge and Nature Center invites you to join naturalist Kim Mohlenhoff for a beach dynamics program at the Hobe Sound National Wildlife Refuge beach on the north end of Jupiter Island. Kim will lead you on a beachcombing adventure to find treasures brought to our shores by ocean currents and waves. Watch for wildlife, learn about natural items washed ashore and and pick up litter along the way.
Meet us at the Hobe Sound National Wildlife Refuge North Beach pavilion. (event is held rain or shine- will cancel for lightening but not determined until we arrive at the Beach)For further information call the Nature Center at (772) 546 -2067.
Position: Paid Internship for local college student with
field of interest in biology, wildlife, environmental education
or related majors.
Hours: variable hours per week, including Saturdays and some
evenings, beginning in January-May 2019.
Responsibilities : Assist with the Centerís nature-based programs for children and adults through school programs, evening lectures, trail hikes and special events. Care, maintenance and handling of educational animals, working with volunteers, visitor services, exhibit maintenance, office, computer and gift shop duties are also included. Works with US Fish and Wildlife Refuge staff on special projects.
Interested candidates should submit a resume along with a short paragraph about career plans and why you are interested in this position. Send to Debbie Fritz-Quincy, Director, Hobe Sound Nature Center, Inc., PO Box 214, Hobe Sound, FL 33475 or via email at email@example.com (Be sure to indicate that your email is for the internship).
FRIDAYS November 16th, December 14th, January 18th(2019) @ 6-8:00pm
FRIDAY February 15th (2019) @ 6:30 to 8:30 p.m
FRIDAY March 15th (2019) @ 7-9 pm
Join the Nature Center for some nighttime stargazing at the Hobe Sound National Wildlife Refuge. Following a brief classroom orientation, naturalist Kim Mohlenhoff will lead the group outside along the nature trail to look at the nighttime sky through telescopes. This is a free program and all ages are welcomed.
Learn about wildlife at night and how artificial lighting impacts some plant and animal at night. If weather conditions are not conducive to viewing planets, stars, and constellations, the program will be limited classroom activities only.
Reservations are Required For further information call the Nature Center at (772) 546 -2067.