White Memorial Conservation Center Offers Kayaking 101 Program


Route 202, Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567--0857.

On Saturday, April 30, 2011 from 1PM to 3PM at White Memorial Conservation Center's A.B. Ceder Room Dave and Cheryl Faber of CT Outdoors, LLC will offer a Kayaking 101 Workshop.  This is a basic indoor class for people who are interested in becoming involved in recreational kayaking.  Class size is limited.  Members: $6, Non-members $10.  Call to register.

Earth Day 2011 at The Nature Conservancy's Sunny Valley Preserve


9 Sunny Valley Preserve, New Milford, CT 06776. Phone: 860-355-3716.

Earth Day is an opportune time to remove the litter before th border gets overgrown and the debris is hit by mowers.  We invite you to come clean up our roadsides along Sunny Valley Road and Sunny Valley Lane. Bring your family and friend along to help but don't forget to bring your gloves. If you want more information contact 860-35-3716 or email.

Earth Day 2011 Celebration at New Morning Natural & Organic-Woodbury


738 Main Street South, Woodbury, CT 06798. Phone: 203-263-4868.

On Saturday, April 30, 2011 from 11AM to 4PM at the New Morning Natural and Organic Store come celebrate Earth Day. This year will be bigger and better than ever.  You can always count on New Morning's Earth Day Celebration to bring you delicious food, creative kids activities, informative and empowering non profit organizations, and much more.  Not only do we want you to have fun, we want you to walk away feeling inspired for your sustainable future.  You never know what new tricks are up our sleeves to make this year's Earth Day event something not to be missed.  Free and open to the public.  Bring your family, friends and be sure to come to what will surely be another memorable celebration.  Further information call 203-263-4868 or check the website.

7th Annual Spring Power-Up at CT Antique Machinery Association Museum


31 Kent Cornwall Rd., Kent, CT 06757. Phone: (860) 927-0050.

CAMA opens the 2011 season with a salute to their own machinery collection.  Exhibitors are welcome to bring their antiques to show off during the day.

Carload Weekend at Quassy Amusement Park - MIddlebury

04/30/2011 to 05/01/2011

2132 Middlebury Road, Route 64, Middlebury, CT 06762. Phone: 203-758-2913. Fax: 203-598-7261.

$30 carload weekend at Quassy Amusement Park. Up to 10 persons in your vehicle receive an all-day ride wristband for only $30, parking included. Park open noon to 6 p.m. Ride the new "Wooden Warrior" roller coaster and more than 15 other great rides.

What's growing in your backyard? At Pratt Nature Center

04/30/2011 to 04/30/2011

163 Papermill Road, New Milford, CT 06776. Phone: 860-355-3137.

Can you tell a sycamore from a maple or a chestnut from an oak? During a tour of the property, participants will learn how to identify trees, review leaf characteristics and learn more about the role of trees in the ecosystem. Instructor Drew Hambidge10 yr and up $3.00member/$5.00 non member