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Spring Explorer Boxes
for children 5 - 14 years

The RBNC Auxiliary has put together an amazing nature-related spring activity box.

Click here to learn more

Summer Explorer Boxes coming soon!


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Fridays  April 9, 16, 23, 30
1:30 - 2:30 pm

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Spring Fever!
Vacation Program for Grades K-5


Monday - Friday    April 12 - April 16
9 am – Noon

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SUMMER 2021
Discovery Days Programs

Roaring Brook Nature Center's
SUMMER 2021 Programs

offer your child a unique blend of
education and recreation
that takes advantage of the curiosity
and sense of wonder
that all children feel toward the natural world.  

Click here to learn more

Click here for our Summer 2021 brochure


Sponsor-a-Raptor Program

Help support our raptors by sponsoring them
for yourself or a friend.

For more information, click here

For a Sponsor-a-Raptor form, click here

Help support our raptors by sponsoring them
for yourself or a friend.

Sponsor-an-Animal

For more information, click here

For a Sponsor-an-Animal form, click here


We Need YOUR Help!

    We have lost our donated food supply and need your help feeding our permanent birds of prey!

Make a Donation to Support Our Animals

Please consider donating a RodentPro gift card so we can continue to care for these amazing animals.

Click Here to Purchase a RodentPro Gift Card

Select Organization Type: Animal Rescue CenterCharity: Roaring Brook Nature Center
Enter donation amount and write us a message
Click Submit!

The donation goes directly to feeding our birds. Thank you!!


Brook Nature Center
Animal Care Wishlist

Click here to view our Amazon Wishlist
to find needed items for our animals


Want to Feed the Birds Year Round
But Can't Put Up A Feeder?



To reduce wildlife/people conflicts, many towns have restricted the use of bird feeders to the winter months (late November to mid-March).

Here are some helpful links to help you have
a bird-friendly yard year-round.

Reasons Not to Have Bird Feeders

How to Make Your Yard Bird-Friendly

Bird-Friendly Garden Tips for Fall

Plants for Birds

Why Native Plants Are Better for Birds & People

Bird-Friendly Native Plants
and Where to Find Them


 

Roaring Brook Nature Center

NEWSLETTER



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what is happening at



THE NATURE CENTER HOURS

NOTE: SPECIAL HOURS for April 12 -16

Monday - Friday  1 - 4 pm

Fridays & Saturdays
10 am - 4pm
unless noted above

Sundays
1 - 4 pm

Face masks are required

Please call 860-693-0263
if you have any questions


DONATIONS WELCOME!

We hope you will consider helping us during this difficult time.

Donate to Support our Annual Fund

Donate to Support Our Animals

Donate to Our Emergency Fund

Become a Member

Volunteer


NATURE SCAVENGER HUNTS

ALONG OUR TRAILS


Eggs, Eggs, Eggs
Until April 15

Bird Nests
Until April 30

and more ...


NATURE PROGRAMS, HIKES & EVENTS

Eggs, Eggs, Eggs
Spring Scavenger Hunt

Friday- Sunday, April 2 - 4

Gardening with Frog & Toad
VIRTUAL PROGRAM
Sunday,April 11   2 pm

Flatbread Pizza Night
Fundraiser for Nature Center
Tuesday, April 20   5 pm - 8 pm

EARTH DAY VIRTUAL PROGRAM
Seeing Red: Burning Bush
Thursday, April 22   2 pm

Weekend Bird Walks
Saturdays, April 24, May 1 &15    7 am

World Frog Day Hike
Sunday, April 25   2 pm

Under the 'Peeping Frogs'
Full Moon Hike

Wednesday, April 28   7:30 pm

Spring Wildflowers
VIRTUAL PROGRAM
Thursday, May 6   7 pm

Mother's Day Wildflower Hike
Sunday, May 9   2 pm

Under the 'Corn Planting'
Full Moon Hike

Wednesday, May 26   9 pm

Gardening for Bees, Butterflies & Other Pollinators
VIRTUAL PROGRAM
Thursday, May 27   7 pm

World Turtle Day
Sunday, May 23   1 -4 pm

and much more...

 

 

To learn about other interesting places and events in Connecticut,
visit
www.tourism.state.ct.us

70 Gracey Road, Canton, CT  06019
Phone: 860-693-0263
Email: rbnc@thechildrensmuseumct.org
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