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  • Astronomy Series
  • Birding Series
  • More 'Ghosts' in October
  • Snowshoe events when it snows!
  • 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 June
Saturday

Trees of Ballard Park

Ever wonder what types of trees contribute to the beauty of Ballard Park? Join John Pinchbeck, Ridgefield's Tree Warden and discover their types and history plus go home with a seedling of your own!
2 June
Saturday

Connecticut Trails Day Walk 2018

Celebrate Connecticut Trail Day on Ridgefield's Rail Trail - Join us for a leisurely evening walk which will include exploring what lives and grows along it and a bit of its history. All Ages Welcome
23 June
Saturday

Summer Solstice Night Sky

When the Romans gazed into the Solstice night, they saw Zeus giving an eagle thunderbolts to carry. Beside the Moon, Jupiter, Venus, Saturn and stars, the night sky is alive with stories. Join us and learn some.
21 July
Saturday

Butterfly Walk with Victor DeMasi

Local, renown lepidopterist, Victor DeMasi, will lead this program on butterflies. We will visit one of CT's outstanding meadows to observe butterflies & discuss butterfly ecology & conservation.
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
  • Snowshoe events when it snows!
  • Animal Encounter Series
  • 'CT Trail Day' Hike in June