Image of a butterfly in Woodend's meadow

Woodend After Dark

June 6, 2024

Thank you for your support of our popular fundraising event!

Join us for a festive and elegant evening at Wooded Mansion
to celebrate and support Nature Forward’s mission work.

We will serve refreshments, including beer, wine, and other beverages. You’ll enjoy appetizers, a plated dinner, and delicious desserts.

Thank you to Corcoran Caterers for its generous support

Entree Selection:

  • GRILLED SALMON WITH CHILI LIME BUTTER;  Fresh Atlantic Salmon Filets seasoned, then grilled. Finished with a pat of sea salt and chili lime butter. Garnished with a fried Lemon Wheel (gluten-free). Served With SPINACH RISOTTO (vegetarian and gluten-free) & GRILLED SUMMER VEGETABLES
  • SPRING STUFFED CHICKEN BREAST: Boneless breast of chicken stuffed with Boursin, seasoned and seared, then finished with a pan reduction (gluten-free). Served With SPINACH RISOTTO (vegetarian and gluten-free) & GRILLED SUMMER VEGETABLES
  • WALNUT & HERB STUFFED EGGPLANT ROLLS: Thinly sliced Eggplant brushed with Olive Oil, then grilled, rolled up with a Walnut, Mushroom, Onion, and fresh Herb filling, and presented atop a swirl of Romesco Sauce

Every attendee will receive a silent auction bidding number.

Please note that tickets are limited and will be available
on a first-come, first-served basis.

Kindly RSVP by May 25th.

This special fundraiser dinner supports Nature Forward’s efforts to create a larger, more diverse community of people who treasure the
natural world and work to preserve it. 

Special thanks to our 2024 Woodend After Dark sponsors:
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Mullins P.C. A CPA firm dedicated to serving nonprofits
Catering generously provided by
LOGO Corcoran Caterers
Last year’s Woodend After Dark event was amazing!
It was wonderful to reconnect with members and supporters and welcome new friends.
Plus, you helped raise more than $30,000 to support Nature Forward’s mission! 

See our 2023 Woodend After Dark report for more event details and highlights


We are also pleased to share these delightful photos of the evening 

 Woodend After Dark 2023 photos  

Thank you for being part of such a memorable and successful evening!
We appreciate all that you do for the natural world.