Community Engagement


Won't you be our neighbor?

Because the Albany Pine Bush Preserve is right in your backyard! 

We want to connect to our community and continue to be a place of pride for the Capital Region. We offer various activities to meet our neighbors, listen to feedback and help you become involved and support this national treasure.

Activities include:
  • Chat with Staff Hour
  • Citizen Science
  • Volunteering
  • Sponsorships
  • Friends of the Pine Bush Community
  • Special Discovery Center Exhibits
  • Neighborhood meetings
  • Recreating

More about Chat With Staff: Would you like to find out more about the 3,350 acre preserve that you live next to? We’d like to meet our neighbors and hear your questions, ideas and thoughts on any aspect of living next door to us. Enjoy a cup of coffee and chat with our staff during this quarterly hour-long gathering. Find the next Chat with Staff on our Calendar.

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Visit our calendar for our next Chat with Staff