ncli: Events Calendar

No Child Left Inside® Events Calendar
Haunted Forest at Audubon Greench
Audubon Greenwich (Greenwich) 
Friday & Saturday, October 28 -29, 2016
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Description:  Come out for a freaky, fun-filled night! Try to brave our haunted trail or take your chances with up-close encounters with creepy creatures. Still not done with Halloween fun? Join us for games, a bonfire, S’mores, and candy of course!
See a LIVE Hairy Scary Critter Show (6:30 – 7:30 PM, Friday Only). Meet creepy crawly creatures & see if you’re brave enough to touch! Pre-purchased tickets required. Spaces limited.  
Still not scared? Take a night hike, if you dare! Don’t miss our main attraction- the HAUNTED FOREST! (6:30 – 9:00 PM, Friday & Saturday). The forest will come alive on this eerie scary adventure. Guided hike duration: 15-20 minutes.Still not done with Halloween fun?!  Admission into one or both of the attractions featured above includes: COSTUME DANCE PARTY (ages thru 10), BONFIRE & SMORES, FOOD, CANDY AND MORE!  Advance tickets: $10/attractionDoor admission: $13/attraction. 
For More Information: And tickets, contact Gigi Lombardi at:203-930-1351 or 

Enchanted Forest 
The CT Audubon Society Center at Fairfield
Friday , October 28, 2016
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description:  See whoooo lives in the Enchanted Forest, Friday, Oct. 28, at the Connecticut Audubon Society's Center at Fairfield, 2325 Burr St. Nature-themed Halloween event with fascinating facts about nocturnal animals in their habitats. Guided walks along luminary trail. Fall crafts; Halloween snacks; creepy, crawly critters. Held rain or moonshine. Walks leave every fifteen minutes beginning at 5:30 p.m.; last walk leaves at 7:30 p.m. Costumes encouraged. Sign-up early to reserve your walk time of choice. CAS members--$10/child, $2/adult; non-members--$15/child, $2/adult. Pre-registration and pre-payment required.
For More Information: And to purchase tickets, visit: or call: 203-259-6305, x.109.

Night-time Woods Flashlight Tour
Goodwin Conservation Center (Hampton)
Friday, October 28, 2016
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM (Running in 15 min tours.)
Description: Come and learn about the creepy screeches and screams that you hear in the woods at night, you’ll learn that there’s nothing to be afraid of---but you still might get spooked! Join us for a flashlight tour down the Children’s Discovery Trail to hear the sounds of the real creatures of the night! Many of our ghost tales of vampires and monsters probably came from interpretations of the calls of the wildlife in the woods.  Pre - registration is requested but not required.
For More Information: Jasper Sha, 860-455-9534,

The Story of Paper
Goodwin Conservation Center (Hampton)
Saturday, October 29, 2016
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description: Learn the story of paper and then make your own paper! We often take paper for granted, but we can’t live without it. From tree to pulp to that pile on your desk, participants will learn about the cycle of paper, including paper creation, use and recycling. Learn by doing as you discover forms of primitive paper.  Open to all ages. Registration required.
For More Information: Jasper Sha, 860-455-9534,

Coastal Bird Trip Cove Island Park
Audubon Greenwich (Greenwich)  
Saturday, November 5, 2016
Time: TBD
Description: This Important Bird Area has a rich variety of bird species due to its array of diverse habitats. Come seek out raptors, songbirds, shorebirds, and more. $5 to meet at park, $10 with transport from Audubon Greenwich. Meet near the entrance gate at the southwest corner of the parking lot. Ages 8 & up. Program Fee: TBD
For More Information: And registration please contact Ted at 203-930-1353 or

Grand Re-opening of Learning Center/Live Animals & Family Brunch
Audubon Greenwich (Greenwich)  
Sunday, November 20, 2016
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description: Come out and help us celebrate the reopening of the Kimberlin Nature Education Center! Festivities will include live animals, a family brunch and kick-off of Project FeederWatch from our bird viewing window. Bring the entire family for an afternoon of activities, learning, and fun at Audubon Greenwich. Program Fee: TBD 
For More Information: And to register please email 
Content updated September 30, 2016