The Institute for American Indian Studies Full Moon Walk

09/28/2015

38 Curtis Rd., Washington, CT Phone: 860-868-0518.

6:30pm-8:30pm. Enjoy this special evening in our replicated Algonkian village and surrounding woods! Join Andy Dobos & Deneen Bernier of Three Red Trees School of Natural Living as we navigate by moonlight and traditional lanterns through hemlocks, witch hazel and oaks. Space is limited. Registration required; call (860) 868-0518. $10 Adults; $8 IAIS Members; $6 Children

Institute for American Indian Studies - Full Moon Evening Walk

09/28/2015

38 Curtis Road, Washington, CT 06793. Phone: 860-868-0518.

6:30 p.m to 8:30 p.m. Autumn brings shorter days and crisp evenings. Enjoy this special evening in our replicated Algonkian village and surrounding woods!  Join Andy Dobos & Deneen Bernier of Three Red Trees School of Natural Living as we navigate by moonlight and traditional lanterns through hemlocks, witch hazel and oaks.  Engage your sense of smell and hearing as you experience the outdoors in a different way!  We will conclude our journey through the forest filled with autumn smells and nocturnal noises by relaxing around the campfire. Space is limited. Registration required; call (860) 868-0518. $10 Adults; $8 IAIS Members; $6 Children

 

23rd Annual Open Farm Day at Sunny Valley Preserve --New Milford

09/29/2015

8 Sunny Valley Lane, New Milford, CT 06776. Phone: 860-355-3716.

Come celebrate Connecticut's farming and conservation heritage and share in a wonderful sense of community Sept. 19 at the 23rd annual Open Farm Day at The Nature Conservancy's Sunny Valley Preserve. Take a hay ride, pet farm animals, play a game and enjoy a selection of delectable goodies at Sunny Valley Preserve, a more than 1,850-acre preserve that straddles the Housatonic River in New Milford and Bridgewater.Last year, more than 1,000 people stopped by and joined the fun. This year's event will run from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 19. Admission is FREE. Just head over to 8 Sunny Valley Lane, New Milford! Visitors can check out wool-spinning or maple-syrup making. They can dissect an owl pellet with "How Cool is That?!" Stop by our petting zoo and meet some gentle farm animals. Visit with our good friend Bruno, an African Spur-Thighed Tortoise and his friends from The Pratt Nature Center and explore their nature displays. Make sure to stop by our farm stand, and purchase some fresh produce to take home.Open Farm Day is rain or shine.

Oliver Wolcott Library Program: Tales from the Desert: An Evening with Guitarist Peter Biedermann--Litchfield

09/30/2015

South Street, Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-8030.

On Wednesday, September 30, 2015 the Oliver Wolcott Library will host an evening with Guitarist Peter Biedermann.  Biedermann will focus on pieces from his new recording Tales From The Desert on a variety of 6 and 12 string guitars.  Visit Peter's website www.peterbiedermann.com.  Registration is required.