Welcome to Riverside Nature Center of Kerrville's website. We're under renovations at the moment (Oct. 2014), and will be updating and rearranging documents for a while. We hope you'll be patient as we transform this site. In the meantime, here are a few suggestions:

1. Learn more about Riverside Nature Center.

2. Our current exhibit:

Hill Country Wildlife

"Hill Country Wildlife" is currently on display. This exhibit shows fauna--be they scary or magnificent--and tells the story of how we share this home we call the Hill Country. You'll learn their habitat and habits, both visually. The diorama was designed by Joyce Moore, technical guidance biologist for Texas Parks & Wildlife, which gives arch credibility to the exhibit. And, of course, there's fun to be had, as well. Check out the Wildlife Diner while you're in the Visitors Center, or say hi to our mascot, our cornsnake Shucks. Don't worry--he's the only living creature in the display!

There's no charge to enjoy the exhibit. However, we're member-owned, primarily volunteer operated, and rely heavily on membership revenue, donations from visitors and other generous benefactors, We do appreciate donations.

3.  Want to read our latest newsletter? Click here.

4.  Click this sentence for our GLEANER'S HANDBOOK.

5. Here's our Calendar of Events...


2. Kim Lohmeyer's 'Creepy Crawlers'

Visit the Chelsea Flower Show with your Kerrville friends!

OCT. 21 -- Tuesday, 10-11 a.m.

RHS Gardens of London Tour, Planning Session

Visit English gardens as a member of the Royal Horticultural Society...

Collette Travel holds forth with a special presentation on the Royal Horticulturalist Society’s tour of London’s famed gardens featuring a visit to the Chelsea Flower Show; May 15-22, 2015. Hear about the Early Bird discount and members in the august Royal Horticultural Society, meet others like-minded travelers. No charge to attend the meeting. You might even get a free cuppa!

RSVP to 257-4837.

RNC's tour to English Gardens

Kim Lohmeyer's 'Creepy Crawlers'


Tuesday, Oct. 28,7-8:30 p.m.
Just in time for Halloween, it's Family Fun Night at RNC. USDA insect-expert Lohmeyer will be here with a menagerie of gross-out bugs. Add to the fun by dressing as a favorite insect. Cost is $10 person or $15 a family. Be sure to let us know to how many of your bug lovers to expect. Call 257-4837.



Volunteer Opportunities


  Volunteers are our most precious resource... and they are CHERISHED!

  The Riverside Nature Center would like to invite you to participate by volunteering your time and energies. Click here to find out how you can help!

150 Francisco Lemos  |  Kerrville, Texas 78028  |  tel:  830.257.4837
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Hours of Operation:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday
10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday
1-4 p.m., Sunday
We are often open on holidays. Please call to verify. We look forward to your visit!

Riverside Nature Center is administered by the Riverside Nature Center Association, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, supported financially by its members, grants, and donations.  Copyright 2012-2014 Riverside Nature Center Association. All Rights Reserved.  Site design by KerrvillePhoto.com