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

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  • Feb 28 2018

    Animal Storytime

    February 28th — December 31st, 1969, 2018, 10:00 AM — 10:15 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 Time

    February 28th, 2018, 10:30 AM — 10:45 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.

  • COMMUNITY EVENT: Regional Plastic Bag Information Session & Panel

    February 28th, 2018, 19:00:00 — 20:30:00

    Location: Fairfield Library
    1080 Old Post Road Fairfield, CT 06824

    Join Live Green CT for a Plastic Bag Information Session and Panel. Panelists from Greenwich, Branford, and Westport will lead you through their experiences of what it takes and how to successfully ban the plastic bag in a community, what it looks like to be in the middle of the process of a community plastic bag ban campaign, and what it's like for a community to start exploring options and solutions to the plastic bag issue. Also, information about House Bill 6313: Tax on single use plastic and paper bags, will be shared. 

    All are welcome. No prior knowledge of plastic bag solutions is needed. For questions, call 203 536 4695.

    Those interested in getting more involved, will be invited to join a Plastic Bag Solutions Working Group.