ncli: Events Calendar

No Child Left Inside Events Calendar
Polliwogs Nature Program CT Audubon Society Center at Glastonbury Wednesday
Jan 21, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description: Series of nature sessions for children ages 1.5 to 4. Wednesdays 10:00 - 11:00 am., January 21, Jan. 28, Feb. 11, Feb. 25, Mar. 4, Mar. 18. Each session includes a brief walk, a discussion and a craft.
For More Information: And to register please visit or call 860-633-8402.

Come Walk Among the Stars
James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
January 23, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description: Join us for a night devoted to the stars and constellations of the winter sky. First, we will learn some basic astronomy inside and get oriented to the night sky, then head outside to enjoy the beauty and wonder of the starry sky. Dr. Ralph J. Yulo Jr., Professor of Science Education emeritus at ECSU; is a local astronomy expert and will be leading this night of star-gazing at Goodwin State Forest. NOTE: This is a repeat program from last year!
For More Information: Pre-registration is requested but not required. Contact Emma Lorusso at-860-455-9534 or

Kid's Discovery: Tracking on Tuesday
James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
January 27, 2015
1 PM - 3 PM
Description: We will walk around Goodwin looking for tracks to figure out not just WHO was there but WHAT they were doing there. Join Naturalist Emma Lorusso to find out more!
For More Information: Contact Emma Lorusso at-860-455-9534 or

Superb Owl Sunday CT Audubon Society  (Glastonbury) Sunday,
February 1, 2015
2 PM - 3 PM
Description: Come see some of Connecticut's live owls. Whooo will be your favorite? Members $8, child $5, Family of 4+ $20/ Non-members $10, child $6, Family of 4+ $30
For More Information: And to register call 860-633-8402.

Owl Prowl at Earle Park CT Audubon Society  (Glastonbury)
Feb 6, 2015
7 PM - 8 PM
Description: Join teacher/naturalist Kasha Breau on a walk in Earle Park to call up owls. Bring a flashlight. Afterwards, enjoy cocoa, coffee or tea to warm you up. Pre-registration is preferred. Members $8, child $4/ Non-members $10, child $5.
For More Information: And to register call 860-633-8402.

Sustainability Badge Day for Boy Scouts Kellogg Environmental Center (Derby) Saturday
7, 2015
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Description: Learn about growing areas of careers and technology centered on sustainable design and supporting sustainable action to help meet the requirements for this merit badge. $5.00 per scout. Registration required.
For More Information: Contact Donna Kingston at (203)734-2513 or at

Bird Program by Horizon Wings Dinosaur State Park
(Rocky Hill)
February 15, 2015
1 PM
Description: This live bird program includes 4 birds and an eagle. Tickets are available with admission at 9:00am on the day of the program. Admission is $6.00 for ages 13 and up, $2.00 for ages 6-12 and 5 and under is free. Space is limited to 100 visitors.
For More Information: Contact Margaret Enkler at 860-5429-5816 or at

Bluebirds Program Sessions Woods WMA
February 28, 2015
1:30 PM
DescriptionJoin Master Wildlife Conservationist Fred Lowman for an informative discussion on bluebirds, one of Connecticut's favorite songbirds.
For More Information: Contact Laura Rogers-Castro-860-675-8130 or

Forester Badge Day for Webelos
Kellogg Environmental Center (Derby)
March 21, 2015
9:30 AM - 12 PM
Description: We will cover the history of Connecticut Forests and all that goes into understanding trees. Learn how to identify trees using keys and learn about their adaptive features for survival. We will go into the many ways forestry products are used and the roles they play in helping maintain the health of ecosystems.
For More Information: Contact Donna Kingston at (203)734-2513 or at