Welcome to the                                              Placer Nature Center

Looking for a place to have dinner on Sunday July 21st???     Join the PNC family at the Northridge Restaurant at the Lake of the Pines between 5:00 and 8:00 pm. Great food, fun atmosphere and Northridge will donate 10% of the nights profits to PNC! Hope to see you there.

21515 Higgins Rd, Auburn, CA 95602

Check out this new video, Thank you Colfax High School!

Colfax High School Presents PNC


Enthusiastic, environmentally aware, education focused and community orientated  people to join the                   Board of Directors of Placer Nature Center.                                     Contact Dave Matthews for more details- dmatthews@placernaturecenter.org
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.

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                      3700 Christian Valley Rd.                                     Auburn, CA  95602


Providing Environmental Education since 1991