Welcome to the Placer Nature Center
2018 Family Garden Series
NEXT Class May 19th
Join the Master Gardeners and Placer Nature Center volunteers at the Placer Nature Center for a four session class in gardening. Designed for children and their parents the classes will explore the best ways to get the biggest flowers and the tastiest fruits and vegetables!
Each class includes hands on activities and handouts, plus a take home for each child.
2018 Summer Camp schedule is here, click and sign up soon!
Click “2018 Activities” above for more events and programs
PNC is an outdoor classroom located on 60 acres in the beautiful Sierra Foothills. A place where children can find their place in the natural world as they develop science literacy.
A place where people of all ages can explore their link with the out-of-doors and use the environment and our exhibits for educational growth.
A resource center for educators to learn methods and find material for teaching about natural systems.
A place for discovering our natural and cultural history and exploring how nature is linked with the arts, literature, history, and science.
A 501.c3 not-for-profit corporation inspiring stewardship of the earth through environmental education.
3700 Christian Valley Rd. Auburn, CA 95602