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A total of 14 events have been found.

Friday, Apr. 25, 2014, 7:00 pm

Public Forum on the Preserve

Nature/Outdoors
Old Saybrook First Church of Christ (Congregational), 336 Main St., Old Saybrook , CT

Saturday, Apr. 26, 2014, 1:00 pm

'Trails to Ales' Public Hike

Nature/Outdoors
Luigi's Restaurant & Bar, 1295 Boston Post Rd., Old Saybrook, CT

For serious hikers. RSVP requested.

Saturday, Apr. 26, 2014, 9:30 am

Earth Day Celebration Weekend

Nature/Outdoors
Earth Day Celebration Weekend; Natureworks Garden Center, 518 Forest Road (Rte. 22), Northford, CT , 06472

Natureworks celebrates Earth Day by hosting free workshops that will help get you growing organically. Highlights include a conversation with Bill and Suzanne Duesing of Old Solar Farm in Oxford and Intro to Permaculture with Scott Reil.
This is a great opportunity to learn from the leaders in organic gardening. Composting, protecting pollinators and organic lawn care guidelines are just a few of the subjects that will be discussed.

Saturday, Apr. 26, 2014, 9:30 am

Earth Day Celebration Weekend

Nature/Outdoors
Natureworks Garden Center, 518 Forest Rd., Northford, CT

Free workshops all weekend.

Saturday, Apr. 26, 2014, 10:00 am

Friends of Hammonasset Trail Work

Nature/Outdoors
Meigs Point Nature Center at Hammonasset Beach State Park, 1288 Boston Post Rd., Madison, CT

Bring gloves, clippers, loppers, and water.

Saturday, Apr. 26, 2014, 10:00 am

Horizon Wings Earth Day Event

Nature/Outdoors
Horizon Wings Earth Day Event; Horizon Wings, 9 Sand Hill Rd., Ashford, CT , 06278

Earth Day Fair 2014 will feature tours of our aviaries, live birds of prey programs at 11:00am and 1:30pm featuring our newest educational ambassador - Atka the Bald eagle, and a special story-telling starring Oscar, our Great Horned Owl, at 12:30pm. Other activities include owl pellet labs, nature-related crafts and face painting, live sheep and llamas. Free refreshments will be available.

Saturday, Apr. 26, 2014, 8:30 am

North Branford Earth Day Cleanup

Nature/Outdoors
Recycling Building at the Town Garage, Forest Rd., North Branford, CT

Report to the Recycling Building at the Town Garage

Saturday, Apr. 26, 2014, 8:00 am

Old Saybrook Green Up Day

Nature/Outdoors
Old Saybrook Town Green, , Old Saybrook, CT

Garbage bags accepted at the Town Hall parking lot on Sheffield Street, Clark Community Park (Town Park), or the Town Beach parking lot.

Saturday, Apr. 26, 2014, 10:00 am

Vernal pool hike

Nature/Outdoors
Vernal pool hike; Babcock Ridge, 113 Babcock Road, North Stonington, CT , 06359

Celebrate spring with a 1.5-miles-plus exploration of the Avalonia Land Conservancy’s proposed Babcock Ridge Preserve in North Stonington. The walk features a great circle trek of the rugged valleys and slopes of the Ridge, where we’ll look for vernal pools, early wildflowers, Pileated woodpeckers, glacier-carved boulders, and even tree-climbing Black rat snakes. Meet veteran naturalist Bruce Fellman at 113 Babcock Road (0.9 miles from Wyassup Road or 0.8 miles from Route 49) at the parking area on the north side of the road. Sponsored by the Avalonia Land Conservancy. Free and open to the public; donations to support purchase of the Preserve accepted. Families and leashed dogs welcome. For mo

Saturday, Apr. 26, 2014, 10:00 am

Wildflower Walk with Sam Saulys

Nature/Outdoors
, 87 Red Hill Rd., Branford, CT

Part of the Branford Land Trust's Nature Explorer series. Meet at the trailhead at 87 Red Hill Road.

Sunday, Apr. 27, 2014, 11:00 am

Earth Day Celebration Weekend

Nature/Outdoors
Natureworks Garden Center, 518 Forest Rd., Northford, CT

Free workshops all weekend.

Sunday, Apr. 27, 2014, 2:00 pm

GLCT Spring Walk: The Heart of Westwoods

Nature/Outdoors
GLCT Parking Area, Dunk Rock Rd., Guilford, CT

Meet at the GLCT parking area on Dunk Rock Road.

Sunday, Apr. 27, 2014, 1:00 pm

Local History Hike at Ironwoods Preserve

Nature/Outdoors
Ironwoods Preserve, Race Hill Rd., Madison, CT

Meet at the trailhead on Race Hill Rd., north of Rte. 80, Madison.

Wednesday, Apr. 30, 2014, 6:30 pm

'Containers That Won’t Quit'

Nature/Outdoors
Hagaman Memorial Library, 227 Main St., East Haven, CT

Free gardening program. Registration required.

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