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Osborne Homestead Museum Holiday Tours 2017 - "Holiday at the Opera"   Let the music, comedy, and high drama of the opera captivate you this holiday season! Each room is beautifully decorated with scenes from some of the world's most famous operas.
11/24/2017 - 12/17/2017
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 Osborne Homestead Museum
Derby
 
Tree Identification by Bark   Learn to identify trees without visible leaves. Thanks to Bark: A Field Guide to Trees of the Northeast by Michael Wojtech, identifying trees by their bark is made easy. Join Master Naturalist apprentice Ari Patterson for an introduction to this innovative approach to tree identification.
11/25/2017
 1:00 pm-2:30 pm
 James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
Hampton
 
Gardener’s Roundtable   Join in on a workshop intended for gardeners of all experience levels. We share best practices and pitfalls for gardening in eastern Connecticut.
11/25/2017
 10:00 am -11:30 am
 James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
Hampton
 
Long Distance Guided Hike   Enjoy the company of fellow hikers and get some great outdoor exercise. Expect a 5-7 mile hike. All are welcome, including friendly dogs.
11/26/2017
 12:00 pm-3:00 pm
 James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
Hampton
 
Children's Program: Black Bears   Interactive after school program featuring black bears; one of the largest and most interesting mammals who call Connecticut home.
11/29/2017
 4:00pm to 5:30pm
 Sessions Woods WMA
Burlington
 
CANCELLED
Hearing - Grasso Companies
  Hearing on appeal of enforcement order to abate pollution in area of tidal wetlands in Norwalk.
11/30/2017 - 12/1/2017
 10:00 AM
 DEEP Headquarters
Hartford
 
The Art of the Sit Spot   Join Beth Bernard, Program Director at the James L. Goodwin Conservation Center in a unique journey to discover the lost art of the sit spot. This observation tool increases awareness, calms the body and mind, and opens up a world of awesome nature sightings!
11/30/2017
 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
 James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
Hampton
 
Holiday Market at the Kellogg Environmental Center   Attend the market, help small local businesses and begin your holiday shopping. Local farm produce, meats, preserves and honey as well as wonderful gift items made by local crafters and producers will be available.
12/1/2017 - 12/2/2017
 Fri, Dec. 1, 4 to 7 pm and Sat. Dec 2, 9 am to 12 noon
 Kellogg Environmental Center
Derby
 
Cold Moon Campfire   Join Goodwin Naturalist Jasper Sha around the campfire.
12/2/2017
 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
 James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
Hampton
 
Cold Moon Night Hike   Goodwin Guide Kat Gayson will be taking you on a moonlit journey through the forest to bear witness to the changes in nature from day to night.
12/2/2017
 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
 James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
Hampton
 
In the matter of Strand/BRC Group, LLC - STATUS CONFERENCE   Meeting to outline hearing procedures and schedule hearing process in the above referenced matter concerning structures, dredging and fill permits for regulated activities on property at 100 Bateman Way, Stamford.
12/5/2017
 1:00 PM
 DEEP Headquarters
Hartford
 
Educator Workshop: Project WET- Land to Sea   Learn about watershed impact and resource connections through the study of watersheds. Help students understand geosphere, hydrosphere and biosphere connections through the use of water, and natural cycles. Grades 5-12.
12/5/2017
 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
 James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
Hampton
 
Project Learning Tree: Energy in Ecosystems Workshop for Teachers: Grades 3-5   Teach the standards and have fun? Absolutely! Designed for 3rd-5th grade teachers, the new Energy in Ecosystems e-unit by Project Learning Tree investigates ways in which organisms depend on each other to survive and thrive. Students focus on forests (one of the largest and most complex types of ecosystems) and come to understand some of the interactions present in all ecosystems. In doing so, they learn to appreciate the natural systems on which we depend and begin to widen their circle of compassion to include all of nature. All lessons in this unit are correlated to NGSS.
12/7/2017
 9:00 AM - 1:30 PM
 CFPA Headquarters
Middlefield
 
A Season at the Grand Canyon   George Jacobi will read essays and stories from “Inspiration Point”, the blog he wrote for the National Park Service last year.
12/9/2017
 1:00 pm-2:00 pm
 James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
Hampton
 
Holiday Open House and Bonfire at Fort Griswold Battlefield   The Friends of Fort Griswold cordially invite you to a festive gathering around a glowing bonfire on the grounds of Fort Griswold. Join with neighbors and other fort enthusiasts to share a warm beverage and some tasty treats, sing a song or two, play old-fashioned games with the kids, roast marshmallows over the fire, do some last minute holiday of great books, patches and other Fort Griswold memorabilia.
12/9/2017
 11 AM - 2:30 PM
 Fort Griswold Battlefield
Groton
 
Webelos Boy Scout Program - Into the Woods Badge Day   Learn about the ecosystem of a forest starting with the trees and building to the food webs that exist there. We will go into the many ways forestry products are used and the roles they play in helping maintain the health of the environment.
12/9/2017
 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
 Kellogg Environmental Center
Derby
 
Long Distance Guided Hike   Enjoy the company of fellow hikers and get some great outdoor exercise. Expect a 5-7 mile hike.
12/10/2017
 12:00 pm-3:00 pm
 James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
Hampton
 
Senior Walk   All are welcome. Hiking sticks are available to borrow.
12/12/2017
 10:00 am -12:30 pm
 James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
Hampton
 
Senior Walk   All are welcome. Hiking sticks are available to borrow
12/13/2017
 12:00 pm-2:30 pm
 James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
Hampton
 
SIPRAC   State of Connecticut, State Implementation Plan Revision Advisory Committee (SIPRAC) is an open forum for information exchange and discussion on the State’s Air Quality Programs, proposed regulations and status of efforts to achieve and maintain air quality standards in the State.
12/14/2017
 9:00am
 DEEP Headquarters
Hartford
 
Building a Survival Camp   Learn from the survivalist brothers, the Baranskis, about how to set up a short-term (3 day or less) and a long-term campsite.
12/16/2017
 10:00 am -12:00 pm
 James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
Hampton
 
The Reindeer Are Hungry: An Exploratory Walk & Talk on Reindeer Moss   Come learn about reindeer moss! A brief presentation will introduce this lichen and all of its magical powers.
12/17/2017
 1:00 pm-2:30 pm
 James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
Hampton
 
Animal Tracking with Mike Grady   Join Connecticut Conservation Ambassador Michael Grady as we step into the world of footprints, scat and animal sign identification. All ages are welcome to attend.
12/20/2017
 12:00 pm-2:00 pm
 James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
Hampton
 
Gardener’s Roundtable   This workshop is intended for gardeners of all experience levels. We share best practices and pitfalls for gardening in eastern Connecticut.
12/23/2017
 10:00 am -11:30 am
 James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
Hampton
 
Nature Crafts: Birdseed Ornaments   Birds do not hibernate and thus need to find food every day to survive—let’s help them out! For both kids and adults, families welcome.
12/26/2017
 1:00 pm-2:00 pm
 James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
Hampton
 
The Art of the Sit Spot   Join Beth Bernard, Program Director at the James L. Goodwin Conservation Center in a unique journey to discover the lost art of the sit spot.
12/28/2017
 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
 James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
Hampton
 
Boy Scout Program - Soil and Water Conservation   Two of the most basic resources for us and environmental needs are often over looked, soil and water. A full morning of activities has been designed to help you fully understand your dependence on these two simple resources.
12/28/2017
 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
 Kellogg Environmental Center
Derby
 
Long Distance Guided Hike   Enjoy the company of fellow hikers and get some great outdoor exercise. All are welcome, including friendly dogs.
12/31/2017
 12:00 pm-3:00 pm
 James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
Hampton
 
Educator Workshop: Resource Awareness through Investigation   Looking for ways to provide students with real world applications to energy conservation? This workshop will help bring awareness to action through integration of audits, surveys and solution development processes. Great for working with Green Teams, after school projects and NGSS standards.
1/10/2018
 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
 Kellogg Environmental Center
Derby
 
Exam for Supervising Forest Products Harvester and Forest Products Harvester   Certification is required of all persons who conduct Commercial Forest Practices within the State of Connecticut
1/10/2018
 9:00am
 James L. Goodwin State Forest
Hampton
 
Educator Workshop: Project WILD & ELA   This special workshop will use various literature (nonfiction, fiction, songs, graphic novels) and visual media (movies, cartoons) to learn about environmental and wildlife issues. This workshop is appropriate for all grade levels, especially middle school and high school. Formal and Non-formal educators of all experience levels welcome.
1/23/2018
 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
 Kellogg Environmental Center
Derby
 
Educator Webinar: Seed Surprises   It is bird feeding month. Let’s take a close look at seeds and seed science as it applies to NGSS and diversity. Learn interesting facts and surprises as you see how seeds can add to the classroom. Participants will be sent seed packets following participation.
2/1/2018
 3:30 pm
 At your computer
 
Boy Scout Program - Environmental Science   Get a feel for the various skills and fields of study that environmental science requires. We will start with the timeline and work forward to get some perspective on ecology and issues that have emerged to form this area of science.
2/10/2018
 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
 Kellogg Environmental Center
Derby
 
Educator Workshop: Growing Up WILD   Growing Up WILD is a multi-award winning early childhood education program that builds on children’s sense of wonder about nature inviting them to explore the world around them. All Growing Up WILD activities address the National Association for the Education of Young Children standards and Head Start Domains.
2/14/2018
 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
 Kellogg Environmental Center
Derby
 
Educator Workshop: Project WET- Water Awareness   Prepare for World Water Day, through this workshop that focuses on the importance of water quality and how students can take part in protection it. Lessons provided will look at point and non-point pollution and green design to reduce these impacts. Grade 4-12
2/20/2018
 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
 Kellogg Environmental Center
Derby
 
Educator Workshop: Make it a Festival!   Looking for how to engage students in stewardship actions in their community? This workshop will help build the plan to engage, excite and educate your students on environmental topics so that they can research and create action plans using events for education. Plan ahead for Earth Day at your school.
2/28/2018
 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
 Kellogg Environmental Center
Derby
 
Educator Workshop: Invaders   If you are working on school gardens or schoolyard habitats, now is the time to look for invasive species and plan for their reduction. Involve students in the process of planning and doing as they learn about the impact invasive species have, as they move or are moved into systems.
3/6/2018
 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
 Kellogg Environmental Center
Derby
 
Getting Little Feet WET   New Pre-school based education materials designed to help the very young explore the science of water. Age appropriate materials are provided in this hands on workshop for the childcare provider. Activities connect to NAYCE standards. Develop physical skills, literacy and understanding of the natural world through water investigations and play.
3/7/2018
 3:30 pm – 6:00 pm
 Kellogg Environmental Center
Derby
 
Educator Workshop: Aquatic WILD and STEM   Attend an Aquatic WILD Workshop and get your students in step with STEM! Do field investigation and hands-on activities to help students learn about aquatic habitats. Aquatic WILD is suitable for all grade levels and meets state and national education standards, including Common Core and NGSS.
3/13/2018
 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
 Kellogg Environmental Center
Derby
 
Exam for Forester, Supervising Forest Products Harvester and Forest Products Harvester   Certification is required of all persons who conduct Commercial Forest Practices within the State of Connecticut
3/14/2018
 9:00am
 Sessions Woods Conservation Education Center
Burlington
 
Webelos Boy Scout Program - Into the Wild Badge Day   Explore winter animals, signs, behavior and identification using bird feeding stations and natural food sites on the estate. Learn how plants and animals survive the season while identifying who and what they are. Learn how wildlife research is carried out by participating in a Citizen Science study with Cornell University.
3/24/2018
 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
 Kellogg Environmental Center
Derby
 
Boy Scout Program - Sustainability Merit Badge   What is your footprint on this Earth? How can your choices in water use, food selection, energy use and trash impact natural resources. Learn about growing areas of careers and technology centered on sustainable design and supporting sustainable action.
3/31/2018
 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
 Kellogg Environmental Center
Derby
 
Webelos Boy Scout Program - Into the Woods Badge Day   Learn about the ecosystem of a forest starting with the trees and building to the food webs that exist there. We will go into the many ways forestry products are used and the roles they play in helping maintain the health of the environment.
4/7/2018
 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
 Kellogg Environmental Center
Derby
 
Exam for Supervising Forest Products Harvester and Forest Products Harvester   Certification is required of all persons who conduct Commercial Forest Practices within the State of Connecticut
5/9/2018
 9:00am
 James L. Goodwin State Forest
Hampton
 
Exam for Forester, Supervising Forest Products Harvester and Forest Products Harvester   Certification is required of all persons who conduct Commercial Forest Practices within the State of Connecticut
7/11/2018
 9:00am
 Sessions Woods conservation Education Center
Burlington
 
Exam for Forester, Supervising Forest Products Harvester and Forest Products Harvester   Certification is required of all persons who conduct Commercial Forest Practices within the State of Connecticut
10/17/2018
 9:00am
 Sessions Woods Conservation Education Center
Burlington
 
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