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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.

28 February
Saturday
Rain Date

February's Astronomy Program

We're a GO for February 28. Dress warmly!!!
5 March
Thursday

March 5th Giving Day!

Give where you live! Your opportunity to show your support for our many programs. Please contribute to our "cause" on March 5th - All Amounts Welcome!
21 March
Saturday

March Guided Bird Walk

Welcome Spring by looking and listening to the newly arriving song makers. This month's guided bird walk will explore the shorelines of Lake Mamanasco - All Ability Levels Welcomed!
22 March
Sunday

St. Patrick's Day Scavenger Hunt

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day and learn about Irish folklore as we search for hidden clues in Ballard Park. All children who participate in the hunt will receive a prize.
4 April
Saturday

Springtime Peepers

A chorus of frogs - the sounds of Spring! You can hear them, but let's go see them! The wetlands of the Garden of Ideas has quite a variety of these fun amphibians - All Ages Welcome!
25 April
Saturday

Celebrate International Astronomy Day

What better place to celebrate International Astronomy Day then with our amateur astronomers at the New Pond Farm Observatory. All Ages Welcome!
6 June
Saturday

Flora and Fauna of Ridgefield Guided Walk

Celebrate Connecticut Trail Day on Ridgefield's Rail Trail - Explore what lives and grows along this pathway or just enjoy an evening walk with friends - All Ages Welcomed
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