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Warner Park Nature Center

  • Nashville
  • Nashville
  • Nashville
  • Nashville
  • Nashville

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Spend All Summer at Warner Park

summer camp workers

The Nature Center is already gearing up for summer, and we want YOU to be a part of our night hikes, creek crawls, trail building and summer camps. Positions begin the first week of June; the last week of July will conclude your best summer ever. Hours and days of the week vary, so check out the job announcements below, and contact Warner Park Nature Center with any questions.

I want to work outside on the trails and in the Organic Garden

I want to share my passion for nature through programming

I want to assist with the overnight camping program

Sip Coffee B.E.A.N.S on Saturdays

Warm up at the Nature Center every Saturday from 9:30-11 a.m. with a cup of shade-grown coffee. Be Environmentally Aware of Neotropical Species by purchasing our ground blends-- $13 + tax for a 12 ounce bag.

For more information about habitat benefits of shade-grown coffee, visit the Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center page.

having coffee at the Nature Center

Hours of Operation

Tuesday through Saturday:
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m

Sunday and Monday:
Closed

Contact Us

7311 Highway 100
Nashville, TN 37221

Phone: 615-862-8555
Fax: 615-880-2282

wpnc@nashville.gov

Directions to Warner Park Nature Center

Our Mission

  • To provide quality environmental education and responsible recreation.
  • To help protect, preserve, restore and manage the park ecosystem and all natural resources.
  • To raise awareness, foster respect and share enthusiasm for the natural environment

Educate, protect, recreate

barred owlThe Nature Center is a place where people and nature come together!

  • a jump-off point for exploring over 3,100 acres of Nashville's Burch Reserve, Percy Warner and Edwin Warner Parks
  • a natural history and education reference for individuals and groups
  • a resource for organic gardening and native plant landscaping

The living laboratory of Warner Park is shared through free programs offered throughout the year, school field trips and high school labs, outdoor recreation programs and activities and events for people of all ages.

Connect

Check out our 2016 PEN Pals (People Exploring Nature) season.

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