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The mission of Boxerwood Education Association is to educate and inspire people of all ages to be environmentally responsible stewards of the Earth. We manage a small Nature Center and Woodland Garden in Rockbridge County, Virginia, and deliver award-winning environmental education programs to our community.

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Fall 2020: New Needs/New Programs

Boxerwood’s Play and Learning Season (PALS) is a cousin of summer camp, reimagined for pandemic times and needs. PALS is a  10-week, 2-day/week enrichment program at Boxerwood for children, ages 4 – 8....

Devils Backbone

Devils Backbone Brewing Company has supported Boxerwood water stewardship and education efforts for a number of years....

sit upons

Folks who can help craft simple, old-fashioned scout “sit upons” that we can use in our outdoor programs this fall. That way each child can safely social distance outside and have a dry bum. Plus they can be...

Halestone Recital

Please join us for Halestone’s recital concert which will be held at Boxerwood Nature Center’s field on Friday, Aug. 28th, 6:30 p.m. and Saturday, Aug. 29th, 6:30 pm....

A PACT Member

Boxerwood is proud to participate in PACT, a commitment to Protecting All Citizens and Travelers in Lexington, Buena Vista, and Rockbridge County. We pledge to provide visitors with a consistent, dependable...

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