Quogue Wildlife Refuge’s Annual Appeal is underway!

nature center in winter Please Support QWR Through our Annual Appeal!  Please look for our Annual Appeal in the mail, or download a donation form here: Annual Appeal 2015 Form

It is through your generous support that the Refuge can continue to carry out its mission. Your tax deductible donation is important to us and remains vital in our operations. We thank you and look forward to the Refuge continuing to be a special resource in the community for many generations to come.

RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP TODAY!  Member Benefits & Privileges


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QWR 80th Celebration!!!! Saturday, November 29th 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Come to Refuge to celebrate its 80th year!  Crafts, Desserts and Refreshments, Stories, and Guided Walks. Come with your family or bring some friends. A free event for adults and families. Come by & celebrate with us!  Reservations requested by calling 653-4771. … read more

Holiday Open House

Holiday Open House, Saturday, December 6th, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

All are invited to the Refuge for a Holiday Party! Make an own ornament to bring home with you.  Enjoy hot chocolate, light refreshments, crafts, and live holiday music by a toasty fire. You are invited to shop at our QWR Gift Table & from local crafters for fun presents for your loved ones. A … read more

Full Moon Night Hike, Saturday, December 6th, 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM

Celebrate the last full moon of 2014 with a nighttime hike through the forest up to North Pond as we look and listen for nocturnal creatures and enjoy some night vision activities under the light of the moon. The walk will last approximately 1 ½ hours. Reservations required at least 24 hours in … read more

Light the Night Trail Walks

Light the Night Winter Trail Walks, Saturday December 20th, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Join us for this magical evening winter event taking place for the second year! Come to the Refuge between 5:00pm & 6:15 pm for a self guided peaceful stroll through the gently lit forest trails. Enjoy the sights and sounds created by QWR and by Mother Nature. After or before your walk, warm up … read more

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Quogue Wildlife Refuge’s 2014 Annual Appeal and Membership Drive is under way!  It is the second largest fundraising effort of the year, enabling the Refuge to provide continuing care to its permanently injured resident wildlife; maintain the 305-acre preserve; offer a variety of educational … read more