ncli: Events Calendar

No Child Left Inside® Events Calendar
 
 
 
FALPS - Winter Tree ID Worskhop
Barkhamsted Community Room
Sunday, 
February 17, 2019
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description: Master Naturalist, Lynn Kochess will teach the characteristics for identifying trees without their leaves. Meet at Barkhamsted Community Room, 33 New Hartford Road, Barkhamsted.
For More Information: Please contact Lance Hansen at 860-882-9632 (call/text) or at ctfalps@gmail.com
 

 
 
BYO Bag Workshop
Kellogg Environmental Center, Derby, CT
Monday, 
February 18, 2019
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description: Learn how to upcycle t-shirts and pillowcases into reusable market bags.  No sew and easy sew instructions are provided along with skilled assistance to help you upcycle old items into new bags.  Please bring your own t-shirts and or pillow cases to rework, but limited supplies will be on hand if you need them.  All ages are encouraged to drop in and create.  Donations accepted. Adults are required to stay with children for this program.
For More Information: Please contact Susan Quincy at (203) 734-2513 or at susan.quincy@ct.gov.
 

 
 
A Taste for Syupp
Kellogg Environmental Center, Derby
Saturday, 
February 23, 2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description: Family friendly program on the history and process of maple syrup production here in New England. The public is invited to register and attend this informational session on how sap becomes syrup.  Some tasting of maple products will be provided along with information on where to go for events and local producers.  The program is presented by Allie from the Ansonia Nature Center. Registration required to prepare materials.
For More Information: And registration, please contact Susan Quincy at (203) 734-2513 or at susan.quincy@ct.gov.
 
 

 
 
Felted Wool Class
Kellogg Environmental Center, Derby
Sunday,
February 24, 2019
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description: Join Dawn Sotir, from Coon Hallow Farm, in this hands on craft class for ages 8 and up.  Young or adult enjoy learning how to process alpaca wool into felt and use it to create small sculptures.  The class will provide you with all materials to make a penguin sculpture.  Other options are available, if you are experienced in this craft and wish to hone your skills.  Please register by calling (203) 734-2513. Great afternoon program to enjoy with friends and family!   A $10.00 fee is charged per person to provide you with all materials for the activity and refreshments. Space is limited.
For More Information: And registration, please contact Susan Quincy at (203) 734-2513 or at susan.quincy@ct.gov.
 
 

 
 
Make Your Own Spa Kit
Kellogg Environmental Center, Derby
Saturday, 
March 23, 2019
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description: Get rid of the winter dryness and celebrate the coming of spring with this workshop to help you pamper yourself.  Learn about the use of essential oils and aromatics for relaxation and make a collection of rubs, scrubs and bombs for personal use.  Registration is necessary to provide enough resources, (203) 734-2513.  There is a fee of $5.00 per participant to cover supplies. Adults and children age 8 and older are welcome with adult supervision. 
For More Information: Please contact Susan Quincy at (203) 734-2513 or at susan.quincy@ct.gov.
 
 

 
 
Seed Celebration
Kellogg Environmental Center, Derby
Saturday, 
April 20, 2019
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description: Get started on your spring planting with indoor seed starting.  Children and adults are invited to come and learn the secrets of seeds and their diversity.  Learn how to start seeds indoors and transfer outside when ready.  Seed starting materials will be available to help you get planting for this year’s growing season. Registration is required to prepare materials. Great for gift giving. Free Program.
For More Information: And for registration, please contact Susan Quincy at (203) 734-2513 or at susan.quincy@ct.gov.
 
Content updated February 2019