Programs & Events at Birdcraft
Because of concerns about Covid-19, Birdcraft is running outdoor programming only and asking participants of those programs to practice social distancing and wear masks; see below for our current programs. Birdcraft buildings are closed and all indoor programs are cancelled until further notice.
Music and Play for Tots: SOLD OUT
Fridays: September 18, 25; October 2, 9
10:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Kiddos, ages 10 months to toddlers, with a caregiver, are invited to these outdoor music and movement classes on Birdcraft’s scenic deck. These Mommy and Me-styled programs will be led by a seasoned preschool teacher with music certification.
The classes will use puppets, instruments, books and bubbles to stimulate playtime activity in a natural setting. Also included is a simple craft and a guided exploration in the Birdcraft Sanctuary.
Pricing for the series: Per child: Members $50; Non-members $70; $5 discount for siblings. Note: Capacity for the series pricing is full.
Single classes (per child): Members $15; Non-members $20; $5 discount for siblings. Note: Capacity for single sessions is full.
For children ages 10 months to 2 years old, accompanied by an adult. In case of inclement weather, make-up classes will be offered. Please be assured all safety and cleaning protocols will be followed. Class sizes are kept to a minimum. Once registered, participants will need to complete a waiver. This program is at Birdcraft, 314 Unquowa Road, Fairfield, CT.
Healing Through Nature: Mindful Movement
Thursdays, October 8 – 29
11 a.m. – Noon
Learn to connect with your essential nature through the art of deep listening. Based on the practices of yoga and Qigong, intuitive movement, breath work and guided meditation will be used to strengthen your inner listening tools as you immerse yourself in the pristine outdoor environment of the Birdcraft Sanctuary.
Instructors Beth Furman and Julie Moffat will lead these collaborative explorations towards healing the body, relating to your essential nature through outdoor practices and strengthening our shared humanity.
Click here to sign up for the series and save! Members $70; Non-members $90. Single classes: Members $20; Non-members $25. Register below for single classes:
October 8: Register here.
October 15: Register here.
October 22: Register here.
October 29: Register here.
Registration closes at 5 p.m. the day before each class. Pre-registration is required. Once registered, participants will need to complete a waiver, and will be required to practice social distancing and wear masks. Please dress in layers and keep in mind that if the temperature drops, gloves and a hat might be needed. In case of adverse weather or less than eight registrants, the class will be cancelled. This program is at Birdcraft, 314 Unquowa Road, Fairfield, CT.