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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.

30 November
Sunday

Annual Walk off the Turkey Hike

Too much turkey! Join us for our annual "Walk off the Turkey Hike" with an historical twist. Learn about the Rail Trail and the Disaster of 1905 - All ages Welcome
13 December
Saturday

Feathered Friends Workshop

Winter brings new birds to our area. Let's discover who they are and help our feathered friends find food and a cozy shelter. Welcome them to your backyard with a bird feeder and roosting box. Ages 4 and up
13 December
Saturday

The Winter Solstice Sky

As the Solstice approaches, more constellations are visible for a longer period of time. Plus this is the time of the Geminids Meteor Shower. Come join us as we explore the universe around us.
17 December
Wednesday

Welcoming Winter to the Woodlands

Welcome in winter by exploring one of Ridgefield's largest woodlands. We'll learn to look for signs of the arrival of the season left behind by the woodland creatures. All ages Welcome
8 January
Thursday

Wildlife Tracks and Signs

Who's been here - a squirrel, rabbit? Come help us discover who lives in your woods by looking for the signs they leave behind on their daily adventures - All Ages Welcome.
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