Connecticut Audbon Society
Center at Fairfield

Center at Fairfield

Center at Fairfield Nature Store

Monday – Saturday   |   10 a.m. to 3 p.m.   |   203-259-6305 ext. 109

Coming Up: Winter Bird Seed Sale20% Off All Varieties on December 7 (pre-orders due Wednesday, November 27). Scroll down for details.

 

Items for Sustainable Living:
Connecticut Audubon Society Totes and Water Bottles

Stainless-Steel Water Bottles
An ideal way to stay hydrated on the trails or paired up with our tote bag (below) for holiday gift giving, our royal blue, 24 oz. water bottle is made of stainless-steel with a threaded BPA-free lid. $11.

 

 

 

Cloth Tote Bags
The spacious blue tote bag measures 15 inches wide by 16 inches high. With nine inch tall handles, it will fit easily over your shoulder and is a perfect, plastic-free choice for your shopping needs. $8.

 

 

New for Fall 

The Center at Fairfield’s Nature Store is the ideal shopping destination for bird seed, a wide selection of  items for nature-themed decorating for upcoming holiday entertaining and more! Your purchase is also a wonderful way to shop locally and support our conservation and environmental education programs. Connecticut Audubon Society members receive a 10% discount. Please consider joining or renewing your membership today.

We’ve stocked up with a wide selection of seasonal décor, ideal for fall decorating and Thanksgiving entertaining. Below is a sampling of what’s in store. Many items are offered in a variety of styles and colors, so be sure to stop by today!

Left to right: Fall-themed candle holders, fanciful bird and owl plaques, ceramic pumpkin gourds, and illuminated blown-glass bird figurines (note: items not to scale). 

 

 

Winter Bird Seed Sale – Save 20% on all varieties
Saturday, December 7
(Pre-orders due Wednesday, November 27)

December is the month when the heaviest bird feeder traffic begins as days become windy and cold, and nights are long and even colder. Birds may find it especially challenging to find food on days of such extreme temperatures.

This is the time when it is particularly important to fill feeders and keep them filled. Knowledgeable staff are always on hand in the Nature Store to advise and answer any questions.

Have your favorite bird seed ready on sale day by filling out our pre-order form (pre-orders due Wednesday, November 27).

 

Black Bellied Plover, Plate Number 334  ($100)

Beautiful John James Audubon Artwork Sale — Proceeds to Benefit the Center at Fairfield

Carolina Turtle Dove,
Plate Number 17 ($400)

For a limited time, John James Audubon Amsterdam Edition prints of North American birds will be for sale with all proceeds benefitting the Center at Fairfield’s conservation and environmental education programs.

These are the finest limited edition facsimiles of the single greatest ornithological work ever produced and printed: the Havell edition of Audubon’s Birds of America. A museum in Holland bought their copy from Audubon’s son in 1839, which was used to produce these color lithographs. In 1972, a Dutch printing firm printed each plate in up to eight different colors on handmade rag paper exactly as the originals, giving these prints the same look and feel as the original Havell edition.

Now, for a limited time, a selection of these prints are available for purchase. Please click here to view catalog. For further information or to arrange a private viewing, call the Center at Fairfield’s Nature Store at 203-259-6305 ext. 109.

 

 

Crazy for Cardinals
Cardinal-themed items include specially designed travel mugs, feeders, tea towels, books and more!  

 

 

 

 

Click on image to view each month

 

A Year in Botanical Art 2020 Calendar
Enjoy the beauty and spirit of a different botanical print each month of the year.

From the artist, ” The paintings draw on Eastern and Western botanical traditions. I work in a range of styles, from spontaneous Oriental brush painting to highly realistic botanical painting. I feel a profound connection with the plants as I work with them, and it is my goal to bring others to that same intimate relationship with nature.”

The calendar is printed on 11” x 17” smooth, cream colored card stock and bound with a white wire binding.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cheese Board with Bird Accents
This oak cheese board with nest graphic and bird embellishment is ideal for spring entertaining. Comes in a beautiful box, perfect for gift giving, too!

 

 

 

 

 

Decorative Wall Plaques
These wall plaques have bird designs that incorporate heartwarming sentiments in elegant typography. Designs include: “Our First Nest,” “Home Tweet Home,” “Every Birdy Welcome” and “This Place is for the Birds.” Selections available while supplies last.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ceramic Bird Design Mugs Take your pick of the flock! Choose from our newly arrived selection of colorful mugs, with a handle that even serves double-duty as the bird’s convenient perch. This 13.5 oz ceramic mug holds a satisfying amount of latte, cocoa, tea, coffee and other favorite hot or cold beverages.

 

 

 

 

 

Bird Design Key Finder
Tired of wasting time trying to find your keys? With this clever key finder, just whistle and your feathered friend (attached to your keys) will tweet and blink back at you, making lost keys a thing of the past!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kaleidoscopes
With choices including garden, jungle and ocean designs, these colorful kaleidoscopes also have a full of variety colors inside them – just rotate to see the different wonderful patterns changing. A great way to develop children’s creativity and imagination, letting them see colorful world while having fun playing.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jigsaw Puzzles
Puzzles are a great way to take a break, and this majestic Common Raptor jigsaw puzzle features each bird set in the background of its environment. With vivid colors and accurate details, it’s an ideal choice for birders and nature lovers alike. Other choices include the Popular Backyard Wild Birds of North America puzzle.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Welcome Wall Decor
This antique dark brown iron wall accent features birds, tree branches, pine cones and grass detailing. It will cheerfully greet those who visit your home, adding just the right touch of welcoming warmth.

 

 

 

 

 

The Sibley Birder’s Life List and Field Diary
From leading ornithologist and bestselling author David Sibley comes this essential write-in field companion for all levels of birders. This indispensable birder’s companion includes both ample space for on-site notes and a life list to be filled in by the legions of passionate birders who have bought Sibley’s bestselling guides.

 

 

 

 

Members Receive a 10% Discount On All Nature Store Purchases
Connecticut Audubon Society members receive a 10% discount on all purchases. This is a wonderful way to shop locally and support the our conservation and environmental education programs. The Connecticut Audubon Society, the original and independent Audubon organization in our state, has been caring for our environment and educating our youth for more than a century. With the support of friends and members like you, we will remain the leading conservation partner in your community. Please consider joining or renewing your membership today.

 

 

 

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