2017 Tyler Family Reunion at Blackacre!

2017 Tyler Family Reunion at Blackacre!

2017 Tyler Family Reunion at Blackacre! Saturday, June 10th over 60 Tyler family descendants gathered together at Blackacre on a beautiful sunny day to participate in their annual family reunion! A great time was had by all and now we have the photos to prove...
Blackacre Welcomes Interested Applicants!

Blackacre Welcomes Interested Applicants!

Blackacre is now accepting applications for teachers interested in being a part of our exciting summer camps and school field trips! Educators experienced in social sciences is a plus. Student and Retired teachers are also encouraged to apply.  Contact our office at...
THANK YOU & 2nd Planting Session May 20th!

THANK YOU & 2nd Planting Session May 20th!

A BIG thank you to everyone who came out May 13th from 2-4pm for our Butterfly Garden Planting! We had a great crowd and a great time! Volunteers worked alongside our garden architect Jane with Jane’s Native Seed and assisted her in implementing her design,...

Tips from our Community Garden

Dear Gardeners, I will be away from the garden Monday. June 20 – Thursday. June 23 and will return Friday evening, June 24. I have an opportunity to teach 5th – 8th grade students cooking at a camp. It should be a lot of fun! It was so nice to get all the edges and...

Writer in Residence Program

The Blackacre Nature Preserve and Historic Homestead is a recipient of a grant from the Snowy Owl Foundation. Blackacre, in conjunction with Baltic Writing Residency, provides writers an opportunity to live at the Tyler House Homestead where they can begin or further...

Follow us on Instagram!

You’ve seen us on Facebook. You’ve seen us on Twitter. Now, you can follow us on Instagram! We will provide updates on programming and events as well as our beloved additions to our goat family, Cedar & Lake. Click the Instagram button below to follow...