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Winter Walk

Saturday, November 12th, 2016

Saturday, February 25
10:30 a.m. – Noon

Hike the trails with us and discover the beauty of winter in the Sanctuary. All ages welcome, no strollers please. Donation suggested.  Pre-registration required.  Call 203-259-6305 ext. 109 to register.  The Walk is being held at the Center at Fairfield, 2325 Burr Street.

 

Nature Nursery

Saturday, November 12th, 2016

Mondays, January 9 – February 27
10 – 10:45 a.m.
(no class Jan. 16 and Feb. 20)

Ages 2-3 with a participating adult

Each week we’ll learn fun nature facts, create crafts and meet exciting animals. Six-week series fee: members $60, non-members $80. Single class fee: members $12/class, non-members $16/class.  Pre-registration required.  Call 203-259-6305 ext. 109 for to register.  The program is held at the Center at Fairfield, 2325 Burr Street.

 

Kids Day Off

Monday, November 14th, 2016

Friday, February 17
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Ages 4 – 8

Spend the day off at the Center exploring nature and discovering what animals do in the winter. Inside we’ll play games, make crafts and meet some of the Center’s animals. Snack provided. Please send a nut-free lunch. Members $45/child, non-members $50/child.  This program is held at Center at Fairfield, 2325 Burr Street Pre-registration required.  Call 203-259-6305 ext. 109 to register.  To register online click here.

 

Junior Animal Care Keeper

Saturday, November 12th, 2016

Tuesdays, January 17 – February 21
3:30 – 5 p.m.

Students in grades 6 and 7

Help care for the resident non-releasable animals who live at the Center. From gross to glamorous, learn about animal husbandry care, preparing and offering food and ensuring they have a healthy environment. Six-week series: members $60/child: non-members $80/child.  Pre-registration required.  Call 203-259-6305 ext.109 to register. The program is held at the Center at Fairfield, 2325 Burr Street.

 

Afterschool Nature Club

Saturday, November 12th, 2016

Thursdays, January 26 – March 2
3:45 – 5 p.m.

Grades K to 2

Spend winter afternoons exploring our Sanctuary experiencing the season. We’ll take a hike, meet animals, play games and have a snack. Six-class series: members $60/child; and non-members $80/child.  Pre-registration required.  Call 203-259-6305 ext. 109 to register. To register on-line click here.  The program is held at the Center at Fairfield, 2325 Burr Street.

 

Harvest Dinner Under the Stars 2017

Saturday, July 15th, 2017

A celebration of local foods to benefit The Connecticut Audubon Society Center at Glastonbury

Rose’s Berry Farm, 295 Matson Hill Rd, South Glastonbury, CT

Friday, Sept. 8, 2017, starting at 5 p.m.

Buy your tickets now!

Or click here for more information.

 

Thursday, November 17th, 2016

You Can Be a Part of Connecticut’s Conservation Solution!

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Your donation will give you the satisfaction of knowing you did what you could
to help Connecticut’s vulnerable wildlife!

Photo by Melissa Groo

Parents Night Out

Monday, October 24th, 2016

Friday, December 16
Center at Fairfield, 2325 Burr Street
6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Ages 5 and up

Child-free shopping arrives just in time for the holidays! Let Connecticut Audubon Society’s teacher-naturalists watch and occupy  your children while you get time to shop or make holiday preparations. At the Center, children will be entertained with live animals, snacks, crafts and, weather permitting an evening hike. And, after you drop off or before you  pick up your children, take advantage of our special holiday sale in the Center at Fairfield’s Nature Store. For just this evening only, you’ll receive 20% off everything in the Nature Store! Members $20/child’s, non-members $25/child.  Pre-registration required by calling 203-259-6305 ext. 109. The program is held at the Center at Fairfield, 2325 Burr Street.

 

December School Vacation: Inside – Out

Monday, November 23rd, 2015

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

December 27, 28 and 29

10 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

For children ages 5-9

We’ll be inside and outside exploring the wonders of winter. Choose one or all three days for your child.  Each day there will be different crafts, stories, games, experiments and outdoor activities.

Weather permitting, we will hike to the beach to see who’s there. Dress your explorer for outdoor activities.

Children should bring a peanut/tree nut free snack and lunch.

Registration required, please call 203-878-7440.

Fee: CAS members: $45/child /day: Non-members: $50/child/day

 

Naturalist Training Program

Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

Sign Up Now for our Naturalist Training Program!

Beginning Wednesday, Sep 20, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., come learn about our region’s natural history through an 8-week series of field experiences in various topics, including ornithology, herpetology, botany, citizen science and more during 32 hours of classroom instruction by nature and conservation experts at The Connecticut Audubon Society, 1361 Main Street, Glastonbury CT 06033; 860-633-8402, meckman@ctaudubon.org.  

The price is $205 for members and $260 for non-members (includes one year CAS membership) and includes 32 hours of classroom instruction by nature and conservation experts.  In exchange for this greatly reduced training fee, we ask for a 40 hour volunteer commitment during the succeeding year.

This limited-size class usually fills early; if you are interested, click here to download the registration form.  Completed registration forms can be emailed to Michelle at meckman@ctaudubon.org.  If you have questions, please email Michelle or call her at 860-633-8402 ext 205.

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