Wish List

Support Blandford by donating items!

Support Blandford by donating items

Donating new or gently used items is an excellent way to make an important contribution to Blandford Nature Center.

Please view our current wish list below:

Wildlife Education Center

  • Food
    • Carrots
    • Science Diet canned dog food
    • Nightcrawlers
    • Timothy hay
    • Alfalfa hay
    • Reptomin turtle pellets
    • Corn on the cob
    • Radishes/turnips
    • Whole fish (5 inches or longer)
    • Fish fillets (scales on 1 side preferred)
    • Strawberries (fresh or frozen)
    • Mealworms (live)
    • Kale
    • Broccoli/Cauliflower (fresh)
  • Supplies
    • Scotch Brite Heavy Duty Sponges
    • Lysol or Chlorox disinfecting wipes
    • White Vinegar
    • Bleach (regular)
    • Trash bags in 45-gallon size
    • Small nitrile gloves
    • Medium nitrile gloves
    • Small latex gloves
    • Medium latex gloves
    • 250 watt heat bulbs
  • Gift Cards to the following:
    • Pet Supplies Plus
    • Meijer
    • Home Depot
    • Animal Medical Center of Wyoming
    • Amazon

Education / Community Programs

  • Outdoor Clothing
    • Small ponchos
    • Winter hats
    • Bandannas
  • Office Supplies
    • Markers
    • Colored pencils
    • Glue sticks
    • Dry-erase board markers
    • Scissors (adult)
    • Clear plastic bins w/ lids
    • Laundry baskets
    • Backpacks
    • Blankets
    • Construction paper
    • First-Aid supplies
  • Specific Program Supplies
    • Bamboo poles (large and small)
    • Anvils
    • Wood burner tool
    • Tanned deer hides
    • Flashlights
    • Field, compound & stereo microscopes
    • Pentax 9x21UCF mini binoculars
    • Michigan or Eastern US Field Guides
    • Native plant seeds or starts
    • Dried beans (white and brown)
    • Tree cookies
    • Bookstore gift cards

Farm

  • Greenhouse & CSA
    • Digital Scales
    • Black plastic crates
    • Commercial bread trays
    • Gift Card to Johnny’s Selected Seeds
  • Animals
    • Bee keeping supplies
    • Used Farm equipment
    • 4×4 Electric vehicle with cart
    • Gator

Facilities

  • Garden tools (large & small)
  • Chainsaw chaps/bibs
  • Ear protection
  • Safety glasses
  • Garden maintenance kits
  • Commercial-grade weed whacker
  • Gift cards to hardware and lumber stores
  • Sponges with scrubby side
  • Kitchen towels
  • Work gloves (adult & child sizes)
  • 10 soft rakes (metal or plastic)
  • Bug spray

Administrative

  • Laptops
  • iPads
  • iPad mounting stand w/ adhesive
  • 2-3 Radios
  • Whiteboard on wheels
  • Bulk 8.5×11 printer paper
  • Heavy duty paper shredder
  • Heavy duty stapler
  • Gift Cards to the following:
    • Home Depot
    • Menards
    • Lowes
    • Office Max
    • Office Depot
    • Meijer
    • Family Fare
    • CostCo
    • Michael’s
    • Hobby Lobby

Don’t see a match for you on our wish list?

We still welcome your support! Please consider donating online or volunteering your time to support Blandford Nature Center.