News & Events

A closeup look at caterpillars on native plants at North River Wildlife Sanctuary

North River Wildlife Sanctuary

Special Event June 2, 2019

Shop for native plants that will brighten your gardens and provide habitat for birds and butterflies! Bring your family and spend the day enjoying free snacks, fun activities, a special art exhibit, and perusing our gift shop. 

Posing for a "firefly selfie" at the Fantastic Firefly Festival

North River Wildlife Sanctuary

Special Event July 6, 2019

Nothing says "summer" quite like fireflies. Celebrate these amazing insects with an evening of family-friendly games, activities, crafts, demonstrations, and more—plus, learn how you can participate in Firefly Watch!

Great Blue Heron paper sculpture © Karie O'Donnell

North River Wildlife Sanctuary

North River's current art exhibit, Avian Works in Four Mediums, features pieces by local artist Karie O'Donnell. On display in the Gallery from April 27–June 2.