Rusk Ranch Nature Center awakens children of all ages to the adventure, discovery and awe of our natural world. Support SUN School!
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Located in the beautiful Illinois Valley of Southern Oregon, we offer kids and families an interactive learning environment to learn all about nature as well as recreational activities for everyone to enjoy! Butterfly Pavilion, Hummingbird Garden, Nature Discovery Play, Volunteer Days, Workshops, Youth Programs, Internships. Wildlife Preserve and Meadow available during events.
Rusk Ranch Nature Center gratefully acknowledges the following major sponsors, foundations and event sponsors for their help and support in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015: Southern Oregon Sanitation, Oregon Caves Chateau, Madd Moose, The Craterian, McGrews Restaurant, Cabin Chemistry, Shop Smart Foods, Ray’s Food Place, Trader Joe’s, Albertson’s Allen Creek, Spa at Club Northwest, Oregon Country Fair, Cascades Raptor Center, Truffles from Heaven, Coffee Heaven, Good Earth Organics, The Carpenter Foundation, The Fourway Community Foundation, The Collins Foundation, Cow Creek Umpqua Indian Foundation, Oregon Community Foundation, Illinois Valley Watershed Council, Harry & David, Cary’s of Oregon, Dillon’s Nursery & Garden Center, Coffee Heaven, Evergreen Federal Bank, Shirley and Wayne Rusk, Kimberlie Lehman, Beth Stark and Diane Chirrick.