In keeping with the Chamber’s mission of “Connecting The Community With Commerce” this Calendar was created to allow member businesses and New Canaan based non-profits to promote their upcoming events to the public. The Community Calendar is a local resource for all residents and visitors and has quickly become one of the most visited pages on the site. Events can be submitted via the link below and will be reviewed and posted within 24-48 hours.
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Restoring Wild in Urban and Suburban Areas
April 26, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pmFree
Join Grace Farms Foundation and The Nature Conservancy for a conversation about the importance of restoring natural habitats. Pascal Mittermaier, Global Managing Director of Cities at The Nature Conservancy, will present the work he’s done to transform how the world’s growing cities are harnessing nature’s power to build resilient, livable, thriving communities. Following his presentation, Mittermaier will join a panel moderated by Grace Farms Foundation’s Nature Initiative Director, Mark Fowler, and featuring LaTresse Snead, Deputy Director of Global Cities at The Nature Conservancy, and Penn Marchael, Founder of Pennington Grey, about how each of us can help to restore wild in our own backyards.