Friends of Rancocas Nature Center hosts 3rd annual “Beef & Beer (& Wine) for Birds & Blooms”

Admission to the March 3 fundraiser at Mt. Holly Moose Lodge is $30

WESTAMPTON, NJ — — Everyone’s invited to Mt. Holly Moose Lodge #737for its third Beef & Beer (& Wine) for Birds & Blooms in support of Friends of Rancocas Nature Center, on Saturday, March 3 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. The annual fundraiser helps the Friends’ ongoing efforts to sustain the nature center.

Tickets are $30 for a “buffet of roast beef & rolls, mashed potatoes, green beans, salad… plus stuffed shells for our vegetarian friends,” said event coordinator Wolf Skacel. “We’re offering more wine this year, along with beer, soft drinks, and our dessert table.”

The casual dress event will feature a 50/50, raffles, and DJ Frank Staff III for great dancing music, according to FRNC Chair Rich Chichester.

“We’ve also added some new raffles — a free week of our Summer Camp and a free Birthday Party at the Center — plus plenty of gift baskets,” Chichester said.

Moose Lodge #737 is at 853 Woodlane Road, Mt. Holly, NJ 08060. Make checks payable to Rancocas Nature Center, call 609–261–2495 to pay by credit card or email

“We want a wide variety of citizens to enjoy Rancocas Nature Center’s beauty, as well as its history, nature, and educational programming,”Chichester said. “It all helps us increase our fundraising base to keep the Center open, so we’re always looking for new groups to include in our activities!”