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Programs & Events
12 Restoration Work Day
15 Fabulous Frogs
19 O.W.L.S
23 Restoration Work Day
29 Taxidermy Workshop
6 Maple Syrup Fun Run & Pancake Brunch
10 Restoration Work Day
14 Wildflower Walk
17 O.W.L.S
20 What's for Dinner? Spring Foraging Workshop
21 A Walk on the Water Side
28 Restoration Work Day

Trail Hours
Daily from 6am to 10pm

Interpretive Center Hours
Mon-Fri from 8am to 4:30pm
Sat from 9am to 4pm
Sun Closed

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River Bend News & Notes

Summer camp 2017

River Bend is Hiring!

Are you interested in making a difference while working as part of a closely knit team? Then River Bend is the place for you! We are hiring for the following positions:

Administrative coordinator (full time-32 hours per week, permanent) Click the position description to learn more! Application process closes April 21st, 2017.

Environmental Educators (Full time-40, temporary) follow this link for more details and the application process:


Spring Newsletter Issue Online

Our spring newsletter issue is now online and available for you to read!

The newsletter features an article from executive director Breanna Wheeler, a new Naturalist Notebook on the Dragonfly Hunter with original illustration by Moe Brand, news and notes, volunteer opportunities, upcoming calendar of events, and more!

Come See the New Prairie Wall Mural in our Interpretive Center

This February River Bend Nature Center began taking on the ambitious project to paint its north wall as a giant prairie mural. One of our Environmental Educators, Elsa Litecky, spearheaded this project, and with the help of a few volunteers they have made some great progess! Swing in and check it out for yourself!

Check out our video!

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« Our mission is to help people discover, enjoy, understand, and preserve the incredible natural world that surrounds us. »
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PO Box 186, 1000 Rustad Rd, Faribault, MN 55021-0186 USA
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