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Friday, October 24, 2014
Sterling Nature Center
Because of its size, its great diversity of plant and wildlife, and its position along the shore of Lake Ontario, SterlingNature Centeris an outstanding natural habitat.

Proposed Functional Management Plan for The Sterling Nature Center

Important Information

Cayuga Naturally 2014 Photo Contest

Cayuga County is a diverse and wonderful place filled with nature’s best from the shore of Lake Ontario to the heart of the Finger Lakes.  Capture your favorite place for hiking, canoeing, fishing, hunting or other outdoor activity as well as the beauty of the streams, lakes, trees, wildflowers, birds, animals and other aspects of nature.  All photos must be taken within Cayuga County and be of nature related subjects.  The photo should be: taken between 10-01-13 and 09-30-14; unframed and mounted on a firm backing, such as foam board or matting board; no smaller than 3x5 inches and no larger than 8x10 inches; all entries must be at the Sterling Nature Center by 10-07-14.  For official entry form send a stamped self-addressed envelope to: SNC Photo, PO Box 216 Sterling NY, 13156 or email Contest is free and open to everyone, no photos will be returned and SNC reserves the right to refuse any photo deemed inappropriate.  An awards reception is being planned.



Artists & Artwork Wanted

The Sterling Nature Center is looking for a few more artists and authors to display their nature inspired art at the center during the month of June. The artwork can be visual art like sculpture or painting and it can also be written like poetry or prose. We are also looking for artists to demonstrate their craft during Inspiration 2014 Sunday, June 1, 12:00 to 4:30 our Festival of Nature and the Arts.  If you or someone you know, (friend, student, staff, co-worker...) are interested in helping please contact Jim D'Angelo at 315-947-6143 or  Please help us make this the best Inspiration Festival yet!!!