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

Special screening of Trashed
Featuring a Q&A with Steve Edwards, Director of the Westport Public Works Department, and a representative from the CT DEEP
Wednesday, July 30 6:30pm

Tickets are only $7 in advance and $9 at the door.
Seating is limited, so get your tickets today by visiting

Trashed sets out to discover the extent and effects of the global waste problem.  As narrator Jeremy Irons explores beautiful destinations tainted by pollution and an entire city that is now virtually waste-free, this meticulous and brave investigative journey will take us from skepticism to sorrow and from horror to hope.

6:30pm Reception - courtesy of Organic Vintages and Whole Foods.
7:00pm Screening and Q&A with Diane Duva, Assistant Director of Waste Engineering and Enforcement at the CT DEEP (Department of Energy and Environmental Protection); Dr. Barbara Reck, from Yale's Industrial Ecology Department and Steve Edwards, Director of Westport's Public Works Department.

This film screening is hosted in partnership with Westport Green Task Force.

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Family campfire

Friday, August 15, 7:00-8:30pm
$20/member family and $25/non-member family

Toast marshmallows and bring a blanket to snuggle with your loved ones. There will be a guided night hike along the trails. You will get the opportunity to meet one of our live animals up close.

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After-school Childcare for Elementary School Children

Supervised homework time,  unique enrichment activities, science classes, animal programs, nature walks, free-play time 

Students can enjoy the program on a Five, Three, Two or One day set schedule per week.

Click here for more information about this exciting new program