Loading Events

Past Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

May 2020

Virtual Tour of Weantinoge’s Lands

May 7, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Your new favorite trail could be closer than you think! Join us on May 7 from the comfort of your home as Director of Land Conservation Paul Elconin takes you on a virtual tour of Weantinoge’s trails. In this Zoom event, Paul will highlight our lands and how to enjoy nature in this time of social distancing. Want to know which preserve has our longest trail, or where to go if you want to bird watch, or which preserve is…

Find out more »

Fierce, Feathered Friends Presented by Christine’s Critters

May 13, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Weantinoge is proud to present Christine’s Critters for a special presentation on birds of prey. This event is terrific for kids or anyone who loves wildlife. This virtual event will bring you up close and personal to four different birds.  Find out where these birds live, the special adaptations they have, and what you can do to be a good neighbor to birds. Click here to register. First time using Zoom? Click here for a quick guide. To support free events…

Find out more »

The Changing Climate

May 19, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

We know the climate is changing, but what does that mean for Connecticut? How is today's climate change different from what has occurred in the past? What kind of world will our children and grandchildren experience? The study of climate change is developing very quickly. New information comes our way every day. Dr. Mitch Wagener will join us by Zoom to explain the basics of climate change and share new information to help us better understand our changing world. Click…

Find out more »

Bobcats in Connecticut

May 21, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Nora Hulton, CT DEEP Master Wildlife Conservationist, and science and math teacher at Washington Montessori School, will give a Zoom presentation about Bobcats. Bobcats are one of Connecticut's stealthiest predators and most live in the state's northwest corner. Join us and hear all about our bobcat population, learn about their behavior and how we can safely coexist with them in our state. This presentation will focus on the natural history of bobcats and current research efforts. Bobcat artifacts will be…

Find out more »

June 2020

Conversations with the Executive Director, June 24

June 24, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Effective June 30th, Weantinoge will change its name to Northwest Connecticut Land Conservancy. The new name better reflects the work that we do, but our mission will remain the same. Join Executive Director, Catherine Rawson, for an update on Weantinoge's programs and a casual Q&A to answer your questions about the merger and name change process. You are welcome to submit questions in advance to info@weantinoge.org.To register, click on the session that is convenient for your schedule. We are truly…

Find out more »

Conversations with the Executive Director, June 26

June 26, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Effective June 30th, Weantinoge will change its name to Northwest Connecticut Land Conservancy. The new name better reflects the work that we do, but our mission will remain the same. Join Executive Director, Catherine Rawson, for an update on Weantinoge's programs and a casual Q&A to answer your questions about the merger and name change process. You are welcome to submit questions in advance to info@weantinoge.org.To register, click on the session that is convenient for your schedule. We are truly…

Find out more »

September 2020

Virtual Preserve Tour Part 1: Introducing NCLC’s Sherman Preserves

September 24, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

On June 30, NCLC gained 1,681 acres of land and 8 public nature preserves in Sherman. These preserves boast boardwalks, birdwatching, and Housatonic River views. Join us for a virtual tour of these public preserves and discover a new fall hike! Amanda Branson, NCLC’s director of operations and finance and the former executive of Naromi Land Trust, will lead us on a virtual tour of the Sherman preserves.  Click here to register online today. First time using Zoom?  Watch this…

Find out more »

October 2020

Virtual Land Tour Part 2: NCLC Preserves Beyond Sherman

October 22, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Your new favorite fall hike could be closer than you think! Join us on Thursday, October 22 from the comfort of your home as Director of Land Conservation Paul Elconin takes you on a virtual tour of NCLC's trails outside of Sherman. In this Zoom event, Paul will highlight our lands and how to enjoy nature in this time of social distancing. Want to know which preserve has our longest trail, or where to go if you want to bird…

Find out more »

November 2020

Live Reptile Show Presented by Christine’s Critters

November 7, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Christine’s Critters joins us again Saturday, November 7 at 10:00 AM for a Zoom event with live reptiles! This event is great for animal lovers of all ages. Christine will introduce us to native reptiles as well as rescues from the exotic pet trade and show us their special adaptations. Join us for an up-close look at these beautiful animals and learn how to be a good neighbor to wild reptiles. Click here to register. Christine Peyreigne is a licensed…

Find out more »

You’re Invited: 2020 Annual Meeting

November 14, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Join NCLC board and staff for our annual meeting over Zoom. The annual meeting is an opportunity to come together to celebrate the good work accomplished in 2020 and the partnerships that make land conservation possible and to answer your questions about regional land conservation. Click here to register online.

Find out more »
+ Export Events