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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.

Additional Files

Current Activities

Click on an activity name for details or the date for the activity schedule.


Program Activity Teams Date Time
Summer Camp 2020 Camp at PMEC Tuesday August 11, 2020 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Summer Camp 2020 Camp at PMEC Wednesday August 12, 2020 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Summer Camp 2020 Camp at PMEC Thursday August 13, 2020 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Summer Camp 2020 Camp at PMEC Friday August 14, 2020 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM