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The Friends of Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge is a nonprofit organization that advocates for and supports the mandate of the refuge to protect and enhance wildlife and their habitats through education, research, habitat preservation and restoration and compatible public uses.

Nature Store is open for season April - October, 2022

The Friends of Turnbull Nature Store is located inside the TNWR Administration Building. It is staffed by Friends of Turnbull member volunteers and is open on weekend days (Saturday and Sunday) from 11:00 am - 4:00 pm from April through October each year (plus special occasions like WinterFest).

In addition Friends of Turnbull NWR select Nature Store items are available everyday, year-round on consignment at Copy Junction, 1921 First St, Cheney, WA.

Nature Store Volunteers have a very important role enabling the opening or closing of the store, making sales, and greeting visitors. The Nature Store schedule provides for 2 volunteer shifts each week-end day: 11:00 am - 1:30pm and 1:30 - 4:00 pm.

Store Volunters are trained in operating the POS system in the store for making sales, and in opening and closing the store. We are recruiting volunteers now. For more information please contact our Nature Store Management team.

Nature Store Books
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Nature Store Toys

The Nature Store is stocked with t-shirts, sweatshirts, caps, field guides, children's books, Audubon bird toys, other educational materials and art objects. The proceeds of the store benefit the Friends of Turnbull for their work to support the mission of the Refuge through education, research, and habitat restoration.

Store visitors can also get general information about the Refuge, check out the Kids Wildlife Viewing Backpacks for your visit to the Refuge, and get brochures and Refuge maps for your visit. You may want to make it your first stop inside the Refuge, watch for the sandwich board which says the "Store is Open".


Nature Store items on consignment at Copy Junction

Select items from the Nature Store will be on display and for sale at Copy Junction. 1921 1st Street, Cheney, WA 99004. During the pandemic Copy Junction graciously agreed to take on consignment of Nature Store items. We are happy to report that the consignment will continue year round at Copy Junction, thanks to the support of Roger at Copy Junction! Thanks very much.

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