Our mission is to build a passion in our community for nature and the environment through education, experience and action.

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Connecticut State Water Plan Draft Report Public Meeting

We should all have a say in our future and nothing is more important than how we approach efficient water management. On Thursday, October 26th WPC will present and discuss the draft State Water Plan, in conjunction with State Representative Jonathan Steinberg. Interested parties have until November 20th to review the Connecticut Water Planning Council’s draft State Water Plan and provide comments. Come out to Earthplace on Thursday for the only public meeting in this region! Learn how you can review the full plan and instructions on how to provide comments.


Date: Thursday, October 26th | Time: 6:30-8:30pm | Location: Earthplace

Earthplace Environmental Candidate Forum

With this year’s election just a few weeks away and many different community members running for office this November, it is hard to know which candidate will lead Westport into the sustainable future. Join us for an evening with Westport’s candidates for Selectman as they answer questions on a variety of environmental topics. Mark your calendars for this great opportunity to learn about our most pressing environmental concerns before election day. 
Do you have questions you want answered? Submit them to gtf@westportct.gov.

Date: Thursday, November 2nd | Time: 7:00 - 8:30pm | Location: Earthplace 

Preschool Age: Fun for 1s & 2s
School Age: After School Enrichment Program Monday-Friday from 3-6pm | Adventures in Animal Hall
Youth: Citizens Science Brigade | Teen Volunteer Club | Jr. Staff | Natureplace Docent | Animal Hall Intern
Family & Adult Programs:  Group Canoe Paddles | Family Campfires |  The Essential Business of Birds | Environmental Learning Series 

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