Spring has sprung and you know what that means! As flowers bloom and temperature begins to warm up, more and more people will be looking to head outdoors and enjoy everything nature has to offer. If you like to learn more about the local plant life and learn more about the region, pay a visit to the Sibley Nature Center.
The Sibley Nature Center was established with the mission of educating the public about the history and nature of the Midland area. Specializing in experiential education and programming, the center utilizes its vast public space of meeting and demonstration rooms to showcase fun programs and events for the local community. Experts in botany and local wildlife host regular events, research presentations, and talks for bird watchers, ecologists, and even nature photographers.
Over 10,000 visitors make a trip to the Sibley Nature Center every year. One of the most popular attractions at the center in the natural trail that weaves throughout the property. Ideal for a short walk or hike, the beautiful trail is a walking museum of local flora and fauna while also showcasing a natural pond, nature photography areas, and interactive learning stops. The entire trail was designed to educate visitors more about the diverse species in the area and conversation efforts. This a wonderful place to bring children who will enjoy the fun demonstrations and a variety of activities to do here.
The Center regularly hosts community events under a wide range of interests and activities. On Saturday, March 30th, the annual plant sale will commence from 9 AM to 1 PM. The event is gauged for those looking to incorporate native plant species into their home gardens and decorations. Spice up your style while also benefitting the local environment! Members of the center will receive exclusive discounts and anyone can come to meet a friendly community and spend the day looking at beautiful plants!
The Sibley Nature Center is only one of the many unique community centers in Midland. If you are looking for a new community of your own, please contact our leasing representatives to learn more about the current availability of our apartments in Midland today.