Who: Carol Haskins of the Pomperaug River Watershed Coalition
What: A tour of Manville Kettle, a 6.5 acre Flanders Nature Center & Land Trust property in Woodbury, will be given focused on the "kettle" land formation of the property believed to have formed during the Ice Age. This short and easy hike is a great opportunity to get the family outside and learn a little about the land around us! (Cost: $12 for members, $15 for nonmembers)
When: Tuesday, July 30th at 7:00pm
Where: Woodbury Middle School on Judson Avenue in Woodbury, CT
Who: Betsy Williams
What: Come celebrate Garden Fairies with Betsy Williams! Featuring locally grown food and wine, enjoy a delicious evening with Betsy Williams as she shares her impressive knowledge and experience of history, plant lore, and seasonal celebrations. (Cost: $35)
When: Saturday, August 3rd at 7:00pm
Where: Sugar House
Who: Maggie Howell and the Wolf Conservation Center
What: An afternoon viewing of the Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Bob Landis' movie In the Valley of the Wolves will be held at the New Morning Market. Come join to learn more about the fascinating reintroduction of a wolf pack to Yellowstone's beautiful national park as the entire park is reshaped and continue the learning with a discussion led by Maggie Howell of the Wolf Conservation Center. (Cost: $6.00. Includes organic popcorn!)
When: Tuesday, August 6th at 6:30pm
Where: New Morning Market, 129 Main St., Woodbury CT
Who: Tour Guide Dave Farber, owner of Connecticut Outdoors
What: Enjoy a beautiful afternoon on the water of Bantam River and learn kayaking basics, how kayaks are designed and built, paddle information, and kayak safety with Dave Farber for a fun and educational adventure!
When: Sunday, August 11th at 2:00pm
Where: Meet at the boat launch in Litchfield on Whites Woods Rd.
Who: Dana and Kenny Assard
What: Learn about how to begin raising chickens, sheep, cows, goats, and other farm animals in your own backyard! Dana and Kenny Assard will lead a discussion about what they've learned during their successful years of farming at Percy Thompson to help you in your future animal raising!
When: Tuesday, August 20th at 7:00pm
Where: The Studio