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December 2014
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Bears & Humans

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December 3, 2014

Center at Glastonbury
1361 Main Street
Glastonbury, CT 06033

Scott Reinhardt presents a slide show and discussion on bear and human interactions. Learn how to avoid negative interactions, allow the bear to live, and to keep everyone safe.  Interesting presentation based on Scott's many years of experience, first as a Furbearer Technician and then as a Biological Science Technician in Seqouioa and Kings Canyon National Parks. Call to reserve your seat, 860-633-8402. $8 CAS members; $10 non-members; $6 all children under 12.  

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Holiday Tea

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December 6, 2014

Join us the  Annual Holiday Tea in celebration of the 100th birthday of Birdcraft Museum and Sanctuary.  Cindi Bigelow will talk about tea.  The event is from 3 - 5 pm.

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Nature Nursery: Winter Wonderland

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December 9, 2014

For children 2-3 years of age accompanied by a participating adult.

Classes meet on Tuesdays: December 9th - February 3rd (No class on December 30)  Classes are from 10  - 11 a.m.

Come discover the wonders of winter as we discover where animals hide and go in the winter.  Each week is chock full of nature fun as we explore life in the sanctuary, create a craft, read a story and learn about the nature that is all around us.

Individual classes:  Connecticut Audubon Society Members - $12/class, Nonmembers $16/class.  8 week program series: Connecticut Audubon Society Members $88 and Nonmembers $120.  Please call for reservations at 203-259-6305 ext. 109.

 

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Childrens Program - The Gift of the Season

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December 10, 2014

Create a beautiful natural ornament to decorate your home for the season.  It's a fun time with music, cookies and cider  A way to enjoy this time of the year with friends!

Childrens Program - The Gift of the Season

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December 10, 2014

Create a beautiful natural ornament to decorate your home for the season.  It's a fun time with music, cookies and cider  A way to enjoy this time of the year with friends!

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Backyard Birding

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December 13, 2014

10-11 a.m.

Join long-time birder and naturalist Richard Worth who will teach you how to identify Connecticut’s birds by sight and sound. Backyard birding begins at the feeder, so you’ll also learn who is at the feeder at this time of year, their feeding habits, and their characteristics. Worth will discuss ways to attract birds to your feeder, what birdseed to use, and where to place feeders.

Program is for adults and children ages 12 and up. Meet in the Connecticut Audubon Society’s Center at Fairfield’s Nature Store. Bring your binoculars, note pad and field guides. Weather permitting; there will be a walk in the sanctuary. Identification books are also available in the Nature Store. This program is free but donations are appreciated. Register in advance by calling 203-259-6305 ext. 109.

 

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Nature Nursery: Winter Wonderland

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December 16, 2014

For children 2-3 years of age accompanied by a participating adult.

Classes meet on Tuesdays: December 9th - February 3rd (No class on December 30)  Classes are from 10  - 11 a.m.

Come discover the wonders of winter as we discover where animals hide and go in the winter.  Each week is chock full of nature fun as we explore life in the sanctuary, create a craft, read a story and learn about the nature that is all around us.

Individual classes:  Connecticut Audubon Society Members - $12/class, Nonmembers $16/class.  8 week program series: Connecticut Audubon Society Members $88 and Nonmembers $120.  Please call for reservations at 203-259-6305 ext. 109.

 

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Winter Drum Circle

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December 19, 2014

At 6 p.m.

Bring along the family for an evening of drumming, hot cocoa and roasting marshmallows.  $5 per person for members (family maximum $15) and $9 per person for nonmembers (family maximum $27). 

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Nature Nursery: Winter Wonderland

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December 23, 2014

For children 2-3 years of age accompanied by a participating adult.

Classes meet on Tuesdays: December 9th - February 3rd (No class on December 30)  Classes are from 10  - 11 a.m.

Come discover the wonders of winter as we discover where animals hide and go in the winter.  Each week is chock full of nature fun as we explore life in the sanctuary, create a craft, read a story and learn about the nature that is all around us.

Individual classes:  Connecticut Audubon Society Members - $12/class, Nonmembers $16/class.  8 week program series: Connecticut Audubon Society Members $88 and Nonmembers $120.  Please call for reservations at 203-259-6305 ext. 109.

 

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Movie and Outdoor Fun

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December 29, 2014

School is out but fun is in session!  Drop your children off for a day of nature fun at the Audubon.  We'll watch a movie and then head outdoors for winter nature explorations.  $45 per day for members and $50 per day for nonmembers.  For children ages 4-8.

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Movie and Outdoor Fun

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December 30, 2014

School is out but fun is in session!  Drop your children off for a day of nature fun at the Audubon.  We'll watch a movie and then head outdoors for winter nature explorations.  $45 per day for members and $50 per day for nonmembers.  For children ages 4-8.

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