Connect to Nature.

CEED is a community-based center to teach and learn about living in harmony with nature and our environment and creating hope for future generations.

Learn to Connect.

The Center for Environmental Education & Discovery, or CEED, is a nature center that inspires connections to the joys of nature through education and experience. CEED serves children, youth and adults through public nature programs and events, school and community-based environmental education, conservation projects, live animal ambassadors and more!


Experiences that connect us to the joys of nature.





Education that connects us with the natural world.


Restoring our balance for a healthy community.
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Conservation and education at our building and grounds.

A Giving Tuesday email from Shelly Box Turtle

A Giving Tuesday email from Shelly Box Turtle

Dear Friend of CEED, You probably don’t get many emails from turtles. Honestly, we’re not quick, and we don’t really have fingers, we have claws, so typing a message is a big deal – especially on my iPhone. But I wanted to write to say how much I appreciate that CEED...

Meet a Board Member – Tom Pelletier

Meet a Board Member – Tom Pelletier

This month of thankfulness would not be complete without a shoutout to one of our most involved and dedicated volunteers. Tom Pelletier is not only our Board Chair, he also co-chairs the Marketing, Building and Grounds, and Fund Development committees. He spends...