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

Family and Adult Programs

The Essential Business of Birds

Ages 16+

The first and third Sunday of each month, 2-4pm

2017 Dates: Jan. 15; Feb. 5, 19; March 5, 19; April 2, 16; May 7, 21

 

Play a significant role in the care and enrichment of our resident raptors and songbirds. Explore the issues impacting birds in our area and join our Naturalists in caring for the birds of Earthplace by decorating environments, making toys and trimming beaks, amonth other activities. Those who meet a minimum number of participation hours and demonstrate suitable skill may begin working with some of our birds of prey.

 

Please join at any time, and fees will be prorated.

$60 for members, $75 for non-members

 

Click here to register for 2017!
Please note: If paying by credit card, a 2.25% transaction fee will be added to cover fees incurred.


Group Canoe Paddle

Adults and children age 3+

 

Spend an afternoon on the water with family or friends! An Earthplace naturalist will lead participants along the Saugatuck River in search of egrets, osprey, ducks and much more. Canoes and personal flotation devices (required by all participants) are included.

 

All trips depart from Earthplace promptly at 2:00pm

Sunday, April 23; Saturday, May 20; Sunday, June 18

 

Members: $24 per person, $12 for children 12 and under

Non-members: $30 per person, $15 for children 12 and under.

Click here to register!
Please note: If paying by credit card, a 2.25% transaction fee will be added to cover fees incurred.