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Upcoming Events Offered at Indian Rock and Barnes Nature Center

Environmental Learning Centers of Connecticut

Check out these upcoming events offered at Indian Rock Nature Preserve and Harry C. Barnes Memorial Nature Center.

Fun with Frogs!

Saturday, September 15, 2018, 10:30-11:30am

Harry C. Barnes Memorial Nature Center, 175 Shrub Rd., Bristol

Showcasing our wide variety of frogs. Meet these amazing creatures while we discuss where frogs live, thrive, eat, and how their unique coloring helps them.  Groups of 10+, please reserve space prior to event. Kid friendly!

Members:  $5/Adults, $3/Children (12 & under) & Seniors (65+)

Non-Members: $10/Adults, $6/Children (12 & under) & Seniors (65+)

Free Artist Reception – Artwork of Bernard Jucevics

Saturday, September 15, 2018, 1-3pm

Harry C. Barnes Memorial Nature Center, 175 Shrub Rd., Bristol

Come view the works of this self-taught landscape artist who paints primarily in acrylics.  

Light refreshments provided.

Live Animal Program:  Avian Ambassadors

Saturday, September 29, 2018, 11am-12pm

Indian Rock Nature Preserve, 501 Wolcott Rd., Bristol

Learn all about what makes birds unique! This program covers some of the many amazing adaptations that enable our feathered friends to survive and thrive in their varied environments. This event is geared toward adults, but families welcome! Groups of 10+, please reserve space prior to lecture.

Family friendly!

Members:  $5/Adults, $3/Children (12 & under) & Seniors (65+)

Non-Members: $10/Adults, $6/Children (12 & under) & Seniors (65+)

Fall in Love, with Turtles!

Sunday, September 30, 2018, 12:30-1:30pm

Harry C. Barnes Memorial Nature Center, 175 Shrub Rd., Bristol

Showcasing our wide variety of turtles.  Learn how Box Turtles are more like tortoises and why they differ from typical turtles.  We’ll discuss where each turtle lives, the preferred habitat and what they like to eat. Groups of 10+, please reserve space prior to event. Kid friendly!

Members:  $5/Adults, $3/Children (12 & under) & Seniors (65+)

Non-Members: $10/Adults, $6/Children (12 & under) & Seniors (65+)

 

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