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HOBGOBLIN FAIR
Saturday, October 30
Rain Date: October 31

 What "critters" will appear on our trails this Halloween? Join us for our annual Hobgoblin Fair held the Saturday before Halloween.

Click here to learn more


Fridays 9:30-10:30
September 10th through October 29th 

  Sign up for individual sessions

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 Friday afternoons  1:30-2:30 pm

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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


 

Click here to see
what is happening at



THE NATURE CENTER HOURS

Open Thursday to Saturday 
10 am - 4 pm
Sunday 1 - 4 pm

NOTE: The Nature Center will be closed
Friday, September 24


Trails open dawn to dusk

NOTE: The Nature Center will be closed
Friday, September 24

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

Autumn Leaves
Until September 30

The Fungus Amoung Us
Until October 15

Spook-tacular Animals
Until October 31

and more ...


NATURE PROGRAMS, HIKES & EVENTS


Saturday Morning Bird Walk
Saturday, September 18 at 7:30 am

Last Hike of Summer
Sunday,  September 19 

"Harvest" Full Moon Hike
Monday,  September 20    7:45 pm

Awesome Autumn
Scavenger hunts & guided hikes
Monday,  October 11 
Guided hikes at 11 am & 1:30 pm

Mushrooms with "Mushroom Marlene"
Saturday, October 16 at 2:30 pm

"Hunters" Full Moon Hike
Wednesday, October 20 7:30 pm

 

HOBGOBLIN FAIR
Saturday, October 30
Rain Date: October 31


A Parliament of Owls
Tuesday, November 2 

Beyond Birdfeeders Hike:
How to feed backyard birds year round
Sunday,  November 10  Guided hike 1:30 pm

"Beaver" Full Moon Hike
Friday, November 19    7:30

HOLIDAY CRAFT FAIR
Sunday, November 21    1 - 4 pm

Nature Center will be closed
Thanksgiving Day


Turkey Daze!
Scavenger hunts & hikes
Friday, November 26  10 am - 4 pm
Guided hike at 1:30 pm
Saturday,
November 27  10 am - 4 pm
Guided hike at 1:30 pm

Sunday, November 28  1 - 4 pm
Guided hike at 1:30 pm

"Cold" Full Moon Hike
Saturday, December 18  7 pm

Early Winter Solstice Hike
Sunday,  December 19    3 - 4:15 pm

Winter Sostice Celebration
VIRTUAL Presentation
Monday,  December 20  7 pm

Nature Center will be closed
Christmas Day & New Years Day

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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