Willowtail Springs Nature Preserve and Education Center, DBA Willowtail Preserve/Education Center, is thrilled to announce its 501c3 non-profit status. Willowtail Preserve/Education Center provides:
- Residencies in the Arts & Sciences
- Scholarship Support
Willowtail Springs Nature Preserve and Education Center has been established to:
- Bring together and promote the skills of creative minds in the arts and natural sciences in an environment of natural beauty.
- Explore ideas, creations and solutions while promoting an increased understanding and appreciation of a rich environment and its influence within the arts and natural sciences.
- Provide access to programs held at Willowtail Springs Nature Preserve and Education Center which encourage creativity,vision and progress.
- Establish and develop program opportunities for established and emerging artists (visual, music, writing performing arts, film making, etc.), natural scientists and conservationists, to experience, learn and create in an integrated place, where interior spaces merge with inspiring landscapes and human curiosity.
- Enrich our rural frontier communities of Mancos, Cortez, Dolores and Durango, Colorado with the discoveries and excitement of the residents who are staying.
- Establish a base of sustainability and funding for the existing 60 acres of unique ecosystems to continue offering residencies and other programs to people staying on this land which is now the home of Willowtail Springs Nature Preserve and Education Center.
Since 1993 Willowtail Springs Bed and Breakfast Cabins has provided an inspiring vacation destination for guests as well as facilities for limited classes, workshops and retreats in many subjects, taught by practitioners both local and from around the country.