CREA thanks Norway Savings Bank, our featured business of the month! The award-winning Norway Savings Bank celebrates 150 years of service, as CREA celebrates our dedicated community partners for all of their support.




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Read CREA’s Spring 2019 Newsletter here

The Cathance River Education Alliance (CREA) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to
using the resources of the Cathance River Preserve to educate students, educators, and the public.

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Next Events

  • An Evening with Moths at CREA

    David Reed is a retired professor who has rekindled his childhood interest in bugs. With a good macro lens and lots of patience he has photographed and identified over a thousand species of moths. Most of these were found just by turning on the porch light and waiting for the moths to land on the

    July 26 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • The Fungus Among Us: A Mushroom Discovery Walk

    Most people are familiar with many aspects of animals and plants, but did you know there’s another major kingdom of life that’s vital to the ecology? Did you know that fungi make up 90% of the biomass of forest soils? Did you know that at least 90% of vascular land plants (including most of our

    July 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm