Become a Member Today!
The Eaton Canyon Nature Center Associates mission is to develop in children and adults an appreciation of the natural world and to preserve Eaton Canyon as a natural area for future generations.
Your Membership Donation helps us to
- Sponsor Nature Center programs (e.g. Community Festivals, Weekly Family Nature Walks, Summer Twilight Programs, Moonlight Walks, and Speaker Presentations)
- Train Docent-Naturalists to lead nature walks and interpret nature to all age groups
- Conduct ongoing volunteer training, operate the gift shop, publish maps & nature guides, and assist staff with visitor services and animal care
- Conduct youth nature education (e.g. Guided School Tours, Weekly Story-Time, Animal Presentations, Youth Group Tours & Service Projects, and Nature Camps)
- Provide bus transportation grants to schools to enable field trips to Eaton Canyon (“Partners in Nature”)
- Organize and staff school and community outreach programs (e.g. Nature in a Box, Nature Booths)
- Support the Center’s Native Plant Gardening Group, Park Conservation Group, and the Wild Habitat Park Stewards Program
- Produce and distribute the monthly “Paw Prints” membership newsletter and maintain the ECNCA.org website
- Receive the "Pawprints" newsletter with events
and special interest articles and program announcements.
- Free admission to Moonlight Hikes and Twilight Programs
- Receive a 10% discount on all gift shop purchases.
- Invitation to Members Only events
- Access to the Eaton Canyon Nature Center Library
How to Become a Member
Stop in at the Nature Center or click
here for a printable form you can mail in.
Membership options are listed below and remember that your contribution is tax-deductible. Thank you.
$30 - Individual
$15 - Senior (62+)
$30 - Senior Family
$15 - Student
$45 - Family
$75 - Friend
$100 - Sage Saver
$250 - Chaparral Contributor
$500 - Riparian Guardian
$750 - Oak Woodlands Protector
$1,000 - Wildlands Angel