The Snetsinger Butterfly Garden at Tom Tudek Memorial Park is a diverse ecosystem with over 30 resident species of butterflies and its garden is enriched with more than 200 species of native plants serving as caterpillar hosts and providing nectar for adult butterflies. Read More
Meet "Butterfly Bob"
Youth Outreach and Education
How to Plant for Pollinators
Getting to Know Native Plants
July 23 | Wings in the Park
10 AM to 2 PM, Snetsinger Butterfly Garden
Join the Penn State Extension Master Gardeners of Centre County, Centre Region Parks and Recreation, and partner organizations for a day of family fun activities, exhibits, and presentations as we celebrate butterflies, bees, and all of our beneficial pollinators. Event Details
At first glance on a walk through the park, the habitat may appear empty of life. You might be surprised to see how much activity really takes place in the winter landscape. Read More
Six Picks for a Season of Blooms
In this article we've identified six tried-and-true "power plants" that bloom early and often! Read More
Want to turn your yard into a pollinator paradise, but not sure where to start? Click here to find answers to your questions, tips on getting started, and garden designs.