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Earth Day | Celebrating Biodiversity

April 21 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Free

Join Grace Farms Foundation in celebrating the biodiversity of nature this Earth Day. Explore Grace Farms’ 80-acre preserve and enjoy programs and activities highlighting the importance of preserving woodlands and wildlife.

10 am – 12 pm
Native Plants, an interactive station where families can learn more about how our area’s local plant species contribute to biodiversity
Managing Meadows, a conversation about how to grow and nurture the native meadows where bees, butterflies, and birds thrive

12 – 1 pm
The Biodiversity of Birds of Prey, a demonstration with Master Falconer Brian Bradley

1 – 2 pm
Nature Walk | Native Birds, a guided birdwatching walk with Master Birder Frank Mantlik where visitors will discover the diverse species that live on Grace Farms’ 80-acre preserve (on-site registration required)

2 – 3 pm
Nature Walk | Preserving Biodiversity, a guided walk through Grace Farms’ diverse ecosystems, including open meadows, woods, wetlands, and ponds (on-site registration required)
Coexisting with Native Wildlife, a demonstration on the beauty and diversity of our area’s wildlife with local wildlife experts

3 – 4 pm
The Biodiversity of Birds of Prey, a demonstration with Master Falconer Brian Bradley

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Date:
April 21
Time:
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
http://gracefarms.org/events/earth-day-2018/

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Grace Farms
365 Lukes Wood Road
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Phone:
203.920.1702
Website:
http://gracefarms.org/