Start the new year with owl prowls, hikes and other adventures with the Roger Tory Peterson Estuary Center.
Wednesday, January 16, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday, February 20, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Watch Rock Preserve, Old Lyme
As most birds are settling down for the night, owls are just beginning their day.Come learn about and search for these nocturnal hunters on a night hike through Watch Rock Preserve. Bring a headlamp or flashlight, and dress warm! $5 for members, $10 for non-members.
Winter Waterfowl Walk
Saturday, January 19, 9 - 11 a.m.
Griswold Point, Old Lyme
Scaup, Eiders, Scoters, and more make the Connecticut coast their winter home, and can be seen feeding off shore. Join us at the mouth of the Connecticut River to search for these winter species. $5 for members, $10 for non-members.
Helping Birds in Winter
Wednesday, January 23, 5 - 6 p.m.
Wild Birds Unlimited, Niantic
Joint program with Wild Birds Unlimited
Harsh winter conditions provide numerous challenges to birds. Come learn the ways you can help, at Wild Birds Unlimited in Niantic. This program is free, but we ask that you register.~
Winter Nature Walk
Saturday, January 26, 9 - 11 a.m.
Rocky Neck State Park, East Lyme
Brave the cold, and join one of our teacher-naturalists for a winter walk as we learn what is happening in nature as the mercury drops. Dress warm and bring your binoculars. $5 for members, $10 for non-members.
To register and for more information,
and keep an eye out for our upcoming events in February!