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Watch for these Programs:
  • Astronomy Series
  • Birding Series
  • More 'Ghosts' in October
  • Celebrate the Year of the Salamander!
  • Animal Encounter Series
  • 'CT Trail Day' Hike in June

A non-profit organization located in Ridgefield, Connecticut whose goal is to foster an appreciation of nature, science, history, and the arts.

Upcoming Programs

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The Program Calendar shows a comprehensive listing of all our programs.

2 September
Tuesday

Find a Frog

What is more fun in the summer than going froggin'? Come join us as we learn about their life, adaptations and habits. Then we'll go looking for a few of these amphibians and their kin. All Ages welcome!
6 September
Saturday

Late Summer Skies

This month's program will feature the red supergiant star Antares "Rival of Mars" along with the rising constellations Aquarius, Pegasus & Perseus. Come join us and decide if Mars or Antares is redder
13 September
Saturday

Bicentennial of The Star Spangled Banner

200 years ago on this date, Francis Scott Key wrote the poem that was to become our National Anthem. Join us and learn why and where this event took place while making a flag of your own. For All Ages
18 September
Thursday

Farewell to Summer Stroll

A final stroll through the woods during late summer. Join us as we begin to look for the very first signs of Fall!
25 October
Saturday

Ghosts of Ridgefield

The Ghosts are BACK! This popular program is a night hike back in time where you will meet characters from Ridgefield's past. Ghosts of Ridgefield" has become a Ridgefield Halloween tradition.
8 November
Saturday

American Girls - The Roaring Twenties

As part of Nationwide "The Big Read" we ask you to join us for a trip into the Roaring Twenties. Program is for girls 5 - 10 and includes several activities designed to take them back in time
Tues & Thurs

Women's Hiking Group

Only meets during the Ridgefield school year, September through June. Groups will meet twice a week and hike for about 1 hour. A new trail will be chosen each week. A great way to exercise and meet new friends.
Search:
Join Our Community:
Watch for these Programs:
  • Astronomy Series
  • Birding Series
  • More 'Ghosts' in October
  • Celebrate the Year of the Salamander!
  • Animal Encounter Series
  • 'CT Trail Day' Hike in June