About CREA

Introducing Wild Wonders – Outdoor Activities to Do at Home

Learn about our Wild Wonders activities that get children outdoors on days away from school.

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CREA on Maine Calling: Nature During the Pandemic

CREA Educator Sarah Rodgers joins Nat Wheelwright on Maine Calling to talk about how nature can enrich our lives during the pandemic.

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Watch CREA’s Annual Meeting

Watch CREA’s 2020 Annual Meeting, including reports by program staff.

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  • 2019 Annual Report – The Year in Review June 6 - See an overview of CREA's programs in 2019 and who made it possible.
  • CREA Storywalk┬« Gets Families Moving Outdoors January 30 - Learn the history of the Storywalk concept and how a group of local preschoolers reveled in CREA's first hosted Storywalk.
  • Fall 2019 Letter to Members and Friends October 15 - CREA Educators teach a 4th grade class how to measure solar, wind, and water energy outdoors, just one example of CREA's rich, nature-based education programs.
  • CREA Thanks Our Sunday Volunteers October 15 - CREA's Sunday Sunday volunteers venture down Rensenbrink Way - rain, snow, or shine - to give the public a chance to see the fascinating exhibits and systems of the Ecology Center
  • Welcome our New Board Member October 15 - Susan Rae-Reeves' brings a life motivated by community building, political action, economic and racial justice, and preservation of and access to the natural world to her work as a CREA Board Member.
  • Welcome Our New Board Members March 21 - New Board members with experience in finance and community development add depth to the CREA Board.
  • Volunteer Spotlight: Valerie Chow March 21 - Volunteer Valerie Chow finds multiple ways to enrich CREA's work and programs.
  • CREA Alum Baxter Worthing March 21 - Baxter Worthings' CREA experience inspired his avocation as a biologist as well as a passion for conservation and environmental education.