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No Child Left Inside® Events Calendar
Animal Adaptations
Kellogg Environmental Center (Derby)
July 11, 2014 10:00 am - 11:00 am 
Details: Enjoy live animal program that focuses on the variety of ways creatures are adapted for survival.  Beardsley Zoo will present a collection of animals for you to enjoy and learn about their unique features that help them hunt or hide in the wild.  All ages welcome and program is presented free of charge.
For more information: Phone the Kellogg Environmental Center at (203) 734-2513 or email

Beardsley Zoo’s Reptile Program
Kettletown State Park (Southbury)
July 15, 2014 10:30 am 
Details: Beardsley Zoo’s Reptile Program at Kettletown State Park.  Come see reptiles and amphibians at Kettletown State Park for FREE.
For more information: Please contact Kim Williams at

Ben's Bells Workshop
Kellogg Environmental Center (Derby)
July 19, 2014 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Details: Come and participate in a public art project to help make Ben's Bells.  These bells are created through volunteer effort from the public using open art workshops.  You and others will help create beads that will go into the creation of a bell windchimes that will be placed around the state for anyone to find and have.  Learn about the organization- Ben's Bells- from Newtown CT, that creates this public art program and supports random acts of kindness, reminding us to take care of others.  Free to participate, refreshments provided and all ages and skill levels welcome.
For more information: Phone the Kellogg Environmental Center at (203) 734-2513 or email Registration preferred, drop ins welcome.

Children's Tea Crafting  Workshop
Kellogg Environmental Center (Derby)
July 26, 2014 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Details: Have a cup of tea and make sweet treats at the Children?s Tea Crafting workshop. Visitors will learn about the history of tea, the different types of teas, and how to properly drink tea. They will also get a tour of the herbs grown on the premises of the Kellogg Estate.  Afterwards, they will use the herbs from the garden to make their own herbal tea and create tea bags and flavored sugars.
For more information: To register for this program or for more information, please call (203)734-2513 or email