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Peabody Mill Environmental Center

PMEC pond

Facility Information

66 Brook Road
Amherst, NH 03031
Phone: (603) 673-1141

General Information
The Peabody Mill Environmental Center (PMEC) is an environmental and science education center which abuts almost 600 acres of Joe English conservation land. Located at the end of Brook Road in Amherst, New Hampshire, the PMEC is directed by the Amherst Recreation Department.

Mission Statement:  
The mission of PMEC is to foster an awareness, understanding, and appreciation of the natural world, by offering environmental, conservation, and science programs to all ages. PMEC strives to foster diligent stewardship of our environment so that future generations may inherit and continue to be inspired by the wonders of a protected and natural world.

There are many uses for PMEC including: 

Summer Day programs
Birthday Celebrations
Classroom nature programs
Monthly classes for home schoolers
Educational workshops for children and adults
Science and nature weekend programs
Provider of resources and programs that can be taken into area schools
Use by groups for educational purposes ie. seniors, art classes
Limited use for small meetings for supporting organizations
Assistance with scout troop badges

Please be advised: PMEC is a peanut & tree nut (cashews, walnuts, almonds and pecans) free facility.

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Current Activities

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School Education at PMEC School Education at PMEC Wednesday January 27, 2021 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Unavailable Unavailable Wednesday January 27, 2021 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
School Education at PMEC School Education at PMEC Thursday January 28, 2021 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
"I Love Nature!" Series for ages 3-6 I Love Nature-Thur - Snow Much Fun Thursday January 28, 2021 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Forest Bathing-Meditation in Nature Forest Bathing-Meditation in Nature Friday January 29, 2021 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
School Education at PMEC School Education at PMEC Friday January 29, 2021 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Adult Hiking & Yoga in Nature Adult Hiking & Yoga in Nature- Jan 5 weeks Sunday January 31, 2021 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
School Education at PMEC School Education at PMEC Monday February 1, 2021 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
School Education at PMEC School Education at PMEC Tuesday February 2, 2021 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
School Education at PMEC School Education at PMEC Wednesday February 3, 2021 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
School Education at PMEC School Education at PMEC Thursday February 4, 2021 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
"I Love Nature!" Series for ages 3-6 I Love Nature- February: Things With Wings Thursday February 4, 2021 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
School Education at PMEC School Education at PMEC Friday February 5, 2021 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Nature's Quilts Monthly Meetings 2020 Sunday February 7, 2021 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Adult Hiking & Yoga in Nature Adult Hiking & Yoga in Nature- Jan 5 weeks Sunday February 7, 2021 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
School Education at PMEC School Education at PMEC Monday February 8, 2021 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
School Education at PMEC School Education at PMEC Tuesday February 9, 2021 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
School Education at PMEC School Education at PMEC Wednesday February 10, 2021 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
School Education at PMEC School Education at PMEC Thursday February 11, 2021 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
"I Love Nature!" Series for ages 3-6 I Love Nature- February: Things With Wings Thursday February 11, 2021 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
School Education at PMEC School Education at PMEC Friday February 12, 2021 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Adult Hiking & Yoga in Nature Adult Hiking & Yoga in Nature- Jan 5 weeks Sunday February 14, 2021 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
School Education at PMEC School Education at PMEC Monday February 15, 2021 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Homeschool Science Classes Homeschool Science Class-February 2021-ages 5-7 Monday February 15, 2021 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Homeschool Science Classes Homeschool Science Class-February 2021-ages 8-10 Monday February 15, 2021 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
School Education at PMEC School Education at PMEC Tuesday February 16, 2021 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
School Education at PMEC School Education at PMEC Wednesday February 17, 2021 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Virtual Field Trip to PMEC - February 17, 2021 - Open to All Virtual Field Trip to PMEC - February 17, 2021 Wednesday February 17, 2021 01:00 PM - 01:45 PM
School Education at PMEC School Education at PMEC Thursday February 18, 2021 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
"I Love Nature!" Series for ages 3-6 I Love Nature- February: Things With Wings Thursday February 18, 2021 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
School Education at PMEC School Education at PMEC Friday February 19, 2021 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Forest Bathing-Meditation in Nature Forest Bathing-Meditation in Nature-Saturday Saturday February 20, 2021 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Adult Hiking & Yoga in Nature Adult Hiking & Yoga in Nature- Jan 5 weeks Sunday February 21, 2021 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
School Education at PMEC School Education at PMEC Monday February 22, 2021 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
February Vacation Outdoor Discovery Camp February Vacation Outdoor Discovery Camp Monday February 22, 2021 09:30 AM - 04:00 PM
School Education at PMEC School Education at PMEC Tuesday February 23, 2021 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
February Vacation Outdoor Discovery Camp February Vacation Outdoor Discovery Camp Tuesday February 23, 2021 09:30 AM - 04:00 PM
School Education at PMEC School Education at PMEC Wednesday February 24, 2021 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
February Vacation Outdoor Discovery Camp February Vacation Outdoor Discovery Camp Wednesday February 24, 2021 09:30 AM - 04:00 PM
School Education at PMEC School Education at PMEC Thursday February 25, 2021 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
February Vacation Outdoor Discovery Camp February Vacation Outdoor Discovery Camp Thursday February 25, 2021 09:30 AM - 04:00 PM
School Education at PMEC School Education at PMEC Friday February 26, 2021 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
February Vacation Outdoor Discovery Camp February Vacation Outdoor Discovery Camp Friday February 26, 2021 09:30 AM - 04:00 PM
Feed Our Feather Friends -Full Moon Night Hike! Feed Our Feather Friends -Full Moon Night Hike! Saturday February 27, 2021 04:30 PM - 06:30 PM