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


  • Apr 27 2017

    Story with Animal

    April 27th, 2017, 10:00 AM

    Join us in Natureplace for an animal-themed story followed by an encounter with one of our Animal Hall residents.
    For children 5 and under.
    Free for members, price of admission for non-members.

  • Animal Hall Feeding

    April 27th, 2017, 10:30 AM

    Here's your chance to have Earthplace staff answer all your questions while giving some of our animals their daily meals. See what a blue jay eats and why a bearded dragon eats something different. Get to know a rabbit's favorite snacks and see the guinea pigs munch away at their hay. 
    All are welcome!

    Free for members, price of admission for non-members.

  • Teen Volunteer Club

    April 27th, 2017, 4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

    Animals rock. Whatever animals you love, Teen Volunteer Club offers a fun and supportive environment for connection with critters of all kinds. Work side-by-side with our naturalists to learn animal care skills with hands-on training. Weekly activities include animal care, designing and installing exhibits, and maintaining the Earthplace private preserve.

    Grades 5+

    Thursdays, 4-5pm
    2017 Session 2: April 6, 20, 27; May 4, 11, 18, 25; June 1, 8, 15, 22
    Members: $60, Non-members: $75

    Click here to register today!
    Participants can join at any time, and fees will be prorated.