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

10 Woodside Lane Westport, CT 06880   203-557-4400 Earthplace Preschool: 203-557-3638

From summer camp to canoe paddles to nature walks with the experts, Earthplace offers something for everyone this summer! Download our brochure or click below to read more:

Summer Fun for 1's & 2's  |  Preschool & School Age Summer Camp  |  Aqua Explorers for ages 10-14
Summer Teen Volunteer Club  |   Weekday Walks with the Experts  |   Nature Art & Journaling
Group Canoe Paddles  |  Wineberry Foraging & Cocktails (for adults)

Natureplace, Animal Hall, and the Connecticut Birds of Prey Exhibit are open all summer! Spend an afternoon visiting and enjoying our trails. View our daily acitivity schedule.

 


  

Group Canoe Paddle

A great way to spend an afternoon or evening on the water with family or friends. Earthplace director of nature programs Becky Newman and naturalist Veronica Swain lead participants along the Saugatuck River and other waterways in search of egrets, ospreys, ducks, and much more.
Canoes andpersonal floatation devices (required for all participants) are included.
Members: $24, $12 for children under 12;
Non-members $30, $15 for children under 12
. Preregistration required.

Thursday,  July 7 - Sunset paddle; Depart from Earthplace at 6:30 pm
Sunday, Aug 14 - Afternoon paddle: Depart from Earthplace at 1:30 pm

 

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Clean Energy Upgrade

We are taking a big step towards a sustainable ‘net-zero impact’ future with solar & heating upgrades; and will open-source how we’ve done it for local businesses and organizations.

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