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May

Peace, Love & Horseshoe Crab Festival!Peace, Love & Horseshoe Crab Festival
At the DuPont Nature Center
Saturday, May 16, 2015      10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
     
                
Location: The DuPont Nature Center
                   2992 Lighthouse Road
                   Milford, DE 19963


Event description: This annual event brings together children, families, community members and nature center visitors in celebration of the Mispillion Harbor and it's importance as a habitat for horseshoe crabs and migratory shorebirds. Children may participate in environmental eco-stations, birders can view this migratory phenomenon from the deck, and visitors can check out the wildlife and displays in the nature center! There is food and fun to be had by all!

Volunteers are needed to assist nature center staff with the following activities:  

            - Set up/Tear Down
            - Volunteer/Information Table
            -
EcoStations                    
            - Parking/Traffic Control
            - Nature Center Attendants
            - Merchandise Sales
            - Food Tent

 

 

       

 

 

Volunteer shifts include: Morning (9 a.m. - 1 p.m.) and afternoon (12:30 - 3:30 p.m.)

Age requirement: While this event is open to visitors of all ages, volunteers under the age of 18 must provide a parental consent form. Volunteers under the age of 16 must also be accompanied by an adult.

Contact: To volunteer for this event, contact Dawn Webb Cox at 302-422-1329 or dawn.webb@state.de.us.

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