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Night at the Disco ... 11/9/17

Visitors are invited to stop by the Discovery Center after normal business hours to play games, go on a guided hike and discover on this night, the exhibits come to life.

Smokey Bear Day 10/4/17

We will host our annual Smokey Bear Day on Monday October 9, 2017, 10am – 2pm at the Discovery Center.

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Friends Volunteer Opportunities

Meet new Friends!
Help your Friends!
Become Best Friends!

The Friends of The Pine Bush Community offers and provides fun and engaging volunteer opportunities to its membership. And, lucky you, there are currently two categories that would benefit from your involvement:

Community Outreach

Members are needed to help staff information tables throughout the Capital District. Members on this committee should have good interpersonal skills and a positive, enthusiastic attitude and be able to effectively communicate with people of all ages. Training will be provided and members are asked to assist with 4 – 6 events per year.

Special Events

Assistance is needed with a variety of special events that take place throughout the year. The events include: silent auctions, photo exhibits, Lupine Fest, special donor events as well as other entertaining activities. Members should be able to communicate effectively and work well within a team dynamic. Members are asked to assist with the planning, set up and implementation of 3 events per year.

Contact us

If you are interested in joining us in the above activities please call us at 518-690-2764 or send us an email at