Thornton W Burgess Society

Thornton W Burgess Society

Address:6 Discovery Hill Rd
East Sandwich, MA 02537

Phone:508-888-6870
Fax:508-888-1919
Web: www.thorntonburgess.org
Established: 1976. Description:Educational organization dedicated to honoring the memory of Thornton W. Burgess, pioneer conservationist, children's author, and creator of Peter Rabbit. Seeks to "to inspire reverence for wildlife and concern for the natural environment." Operates the Thornton W. Burgess Museum and the Green Briar Nature Center. Members: 2,000. Dues: $25/year.
Publications: The Briar Patch Observer (annually); free to members and online.

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