Mar
1
Mon
2021
Happy Birthday, Alain!!!! ONLINE AUCTION 2021!
Mar 1 @ 9:00 am – Mar 14 @ 9:00 pm
Happy Birthday, Alain!!!! ONLINE AUCTION 2021!

March 1 – 14, 2021

We celebrate the 141st birthday of Alain White (March 3, 1880) with an online auction that includes an abundance of treasures from new to lightly used to antique to wonderful services. You can sponsor a child attend Carrie’s Nature Programs. Perhaps you would like to sponsor one of our Virtual Programs? You can bid on a Meet and Greet with Shakespeare the Barred Owl and a personal Owl Prowl with Fran Zygmont followed by breakfast at Patty’s! How about a summer Champagne, Nibbles, and Bat Count with Gerri Griswold or a Bird Walk and Ice Cream Treat with Carrie Szwed? A Picnic and Music with Ian Campbell atop Apple Hill? Paddle the Bantam River in a four person Old Town canoe!

Proceeds from the auction will help defray The Conservation Center’s operating expenses. $10,000 is our goal! Our income resources have been gravely affected Covid-19. We hope you will find a trifle or simply wish to make a donation. Thank you!  Happy bidding!

Log on here to see all 100 goodies on offer! https://www.32auctions.com/whitememorial2021

 

 

Mar
9
Tue
2021
After-School Adventures Grades 1-3 SOLD OUT! @ White Memorial
Mar 9 @ 3:45 pm – 5:00 pm
After-School Adventures Grades 1-3 SOLD OUT! @ White Memorial

SOLD OUT!
Grades 1-3: Tuesdays in March (the 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, and 30th)
WHILE SUBJECT TO CHANGE, THIS PROGRAM IS SCHEDULED TO RUN IN-PERSON. ALL COVID SAFETY PROTOCOLS WILL BE FOLLOWED. MASKS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL PARTICIPANTS. WE WILL REMAIN OUTDOORS OR IN AN OPEN-AIR PAVILION AT ALL TIMES. PLEASE MAKE SURE PARTICIPANTS ARE DRESSED FOR THE WEATHER.   

After-School Adventures
White Memorial’s after-school programs are designed to awaken curiosity and foster an appreciation for the natural world in your school-aged children. Every session brings a new adventure, whether it’s exploring a new nook and cranny, meeting a live animal, or taking part in a fun activity. It’s all about experiential learning in the outdoors! Sign up by session or for the whole series. Parents/Guardians are welcome to stay, but it is not necessary. 3:45-5pm. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Please call 860-567-0857 or visit whitememorialcc.org to register. Space is limited! Sign up by session or for the whole series. Members: $9/child per session or $40 for the whole series (5 sessions), Non-members: $13/child per session or $60 for the whole series (5 sessions)

SOLD OUT!

 

 

 

Contemplative Yoga with Judith Ehrman-Shapiro, March 9
Mar 9 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Contemplative Yoga with Judith Ehrman-Shapiro, March 9

Tuesday, March 9, 2021

Contemplative Yoga (Previously Yoga in The Garden) is a gentle all-level yoga class provided online through Zoom. The class meets on Tuesdays from 4:30 to 5:30. This class cycles through each chakra, focusing on anatomy and energetic benefits, combining vinyasa, yin, and restorative yoga forms. Students can attend the classes in any sequence. Poetry, music, and mudra assist the student in focusing on class intention. This class encourages stress reduction and efficient breathing, while building strength, flexibility, and balance. No registration is required. Class is $10, paid on Venmo to @Judith-Ehrman-Shapiro. Please leave a note which says “White Memorial”, and $1 will to be donated to WMCC for each class. Other payment arrangements can be made by calling Judith at 860-309-9489.

Please use the following Link to join class!

 

Topic: Contemplative Yoga

Time: Tuesdays from 4:30-5:30pm

 

Join Zoom Meeting

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/9981336171?pwd=a1RUQ1BhWlRrNHFYOGUvdFppL3hDZz09

 

Meeting ID: 998 133 6171

Passcode: 365gifts

 

Judith Ehrman-Shapiro, MA, BC-DMT, NCC, RYT is a Board-Certified movement therapist, nationally certified counselor, and a registered yoga teacher. She operates the Evolving Center, a private practice, in Winsted. Judith has been running Yoga in The Garden at White Memorial since 2015!

Mar
10
Wed
2021
After-School Adventures Grades 4-6 SOLD OUT! @ White Memorial
Mar 10 @ 3:45 pm – 5:00 pm
After-School Adventures Grades 4-6 SOLD OUT! @ White Memorial

THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT.
Grades 4-6: Wednesdays in March (the 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, and 31st)
WHILE SUBJECT TO CHANGE, THIS PROGRAM IS SCHEDULED TO RUN IN-PERSON. ALL COVID SAFETY PROTOCOLS WILL BE FOLLOWED. MASKS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL PARTICIPANTS. WE WILL REMAIN OUTDOORS OR IN AN OPEN-AIR PAVILION AT ALL TIMES. PLEASE MAKE SURE PARTICIPANTS ARE DRESSED FOR THE WEATHER.   

After-School Adventures
White Memorial’s after-school programs are designed to awaken curiosity and foster an appreciation for the natural world in your school-aged children. Every session brings a new adventure, whether it’s exploring a new nook and cranny, meeting a live animal, or taking part in a fun activity. It’s all about experiential learning in the outdoors! Sign up by session or for the whole series. Parents/Guardians are welcome to stay, but it is not necessary. 3:45-5pm. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Please call 860-567-0857 or visit whitememorialcc.org to register. Space is limited! Sign up by session or for the whole series. Members: $9/child per session or $40 for the whole series (5 sessions), Non-members: $13/child per session or $60 for the whole series (5 sessions)

 

 

 

Mar
13
Sat
2021
Virtual Nature Trivia Night! Registration closed.
Mar 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Virtual Nature Trivia Night! Registration closed.

Registration closed.
Saturday, March 13, 2021

Come on, Brainiacs! Are you afraid of the challenge brought forth by our team of experts? It may only be virtual this year and we can’t feed you either but CERTAINLY you will rise to the occasion! This trivia night will be facilitated via Zoom using Breakout Rooms. It will be a team event, however you will register individually. If you would like to be on the same virtual team as another registrant(s), list their name(s) in the “Team Members” box on the registration page. Otherwise, we will randomly assign you to a team before the night begins. Registrations MUST be in by 4pm on Friday, March 12 so that we have time to formulate teams in the Zoom Breakout Rooms. No prizes or food will be included this year, just a guaranteed good time! Goofy costumes and Zoom background screens are encouraged. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Space is limited! Visit www.whitememorialcc.org (Calendar page) or call 860-567-0857 to register.  Members: $5.00, Non-members: $10.00 7:00 P.M. A ZOOM link will be sent to you the day before the event.

Mar
16
Tue
2021
After-School Adventures Grades 1-3 SOLD OUT! @ White Memorial
Mar 16 @ 3:45 pm – 5:00 pm
After-School Adventures Grades 1-3 SOLD OUT! @ White Memorial

SOLD OUT!
Grades 1-3: Tuesdays in March (the 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, and 30th)
WHILE SUBJECT TO CHANGE, THIS PROGRAM IS SCHEDULED TO RUN IN-PERSON. ALL COVID SAFETY PROTOCOLS WILL BE FOLLOWED. MASKS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL PARTICIPANTS. WE WILL REMAIN OUTDOORS OR IN AN OPEN-AIR PAVILION AT ALL TIMES. PLEASE MAKE SURE PARTICIPANTS ARE DRESSED FOR THE WEATHER.   

After-School Adventures
White Memorial’s after-school programs are designed to awaken curiosity and foster an appreciation for the natural world in your school-aged children. Every session brings a new adventure, whether it’s exploring a new nook and cranny, meeting a live animal, or taking part in a fun activity. It’s all about experiential learning in the outdoors! Sign up by session or for the whole series. Parents/Guardians are welcome to stay, but it is not necessary. 3:45-5pm. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Please call 860-567-0857 or visit whitememorialcc.org to register. Space is limited! Sign up by session or for the whole series. Members: $9/child per session or $40 for the whole series (5 sessions), Non-members: $13/child per session or $60 for the whole series (5 sessions)

SOLD OUT!

 

 

 

Contemplative Yoga with Judith Ehrman-Shapiro, March 16
Mar 16 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Contemplative Yoga with Judith Ehrman-Shapiro, March 16

Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Contemplative Yoga (Previously Yoga in The Garden) is a gentle all-level yoga class provided online through Zoom. The class meets on Tuesdays from 4:30 to 5:30. This class cycles through each chakra, focusing on anatomy and energetic benefits, combining vinyasa, yin, and restorative yoga forms. Students can attend the classes in any sequence. Poetry, music, and mudra assist the student in focusing on class intention. This class encourages stress reduction and efficient breathing, while building strength, flexibility, and balance. No registration is required. Class is $10, paid on Venmo to @Judith-Ehrman-Shapiro. Please leave a note which says “White Memorial”, and $1 will to be donated to WMCC for each class. Other payment arrangements can be made by calling Judith at 860-309-9489.

Please use the following Link to join class!

Topic: Contemplative Yoga

Time: Tuesdays from 4:30-5:30pm

 

Join Zoom Meeting

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/9981336171?pwd=a1RUQ1BhWlRrNHFYOGUvdFppL3hDZz09

 

Meeting ID: 998 133 6171

Passcode: 365gifts

 

Judith Ehrman-Shapiro, MA, BC-DMT, NCC, RYT is a Board-Certified movement therapist, nationally certified counselor, and a registered yoga teacher. She operates the Evolving Center, a private practice, in Winsted. Judith has been running Yoga in The Garden at White Memorial since 2015!

Mar
17
Wed
2021
After-School Adventures Grades 4-6 SOLD OUT! @ White Memorial
Mar 17 @ 3:45 pm – 5:00 pm
After-School Adventures Grades 4-6 SOLD OUT! @ White Memorial

THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT.
Grades 4-6: Wednesdays in March (the 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, and 31st)
WHILE SUBJECT TO CHANGE, THIS PROGRAM IS SCHEDULED TO RUN IN-PERSON. ALL COVID SAFETY PROTOCOLS WILL BE FOLLOWED. MASKS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL PARTICIPANTS. WE WILL REMAIN OUTDOORS OR IN AN OPEN-AIR PAVILION AT ALL TIMES. PLEASE MAKE SURE PARTICIPANTS ARE DRESSED FOR THE WEATHER.   

After-School Adventures
White Memorial’s after-school programs are designed to awaken curiosity and foster an appreciation for the natural world in your school-aged children. Every session brings a new adventure, whether it’s exploring a new nook and cranny, meeting a live animal, or taking part in a fun activity. It’s all about experiential learning in the outdoors! Sign up by session or for the whole series. Parents/Guardians are welcome to stay, but it is not necessary. 3:45-5pm. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Please call 860-567-0857 or visit whitememorialcc.org to register. Space is limited! Sign up by session or for the whole series. Members: $9/child per session or $40 for the whole series (5 sessions), Non-members: $13/child per session or $60 for the whole series (5 sessions)

 

 

 

Mar
18
Thu
2021
What’s That Wild Neighbor?, with Education Director Carrie Szwed (virtual)
Mar 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
What’s That Wild Neighbor?, with Education Director Carrie Szwed (virtual)

Thursday, March 18, 2021

Get to know the wild animals that live in our midst by playing a fun, interactive guessing game! In this family-friendly program, we’ll present clues in the form of videos, riddles, and props to help you figure out the identities of many animals that inhabit northwest CT. You’ll learn fun facts while having a fun time! Plus, you’ll meet a few live animal ambassadors! 2pm. This free virtual program will be hosted in Zoom and simulcast on Facebook Live. Please pre-register if using Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_9Nr2BOPoQDKIciA3Umt1MQ

Mar
20
Sat
2021
The Arctic Foxes of Iceland with David Gibbon
Mar 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Saturday, March 20, 2021

Today we are taking a virtual road trip to the most remote area of Iceland IN WINTER with award winning British Wildlife Photographer, David Gibbon. Since 2017 David and his wife Louise have traveled to Hornstrandir Nature Reserve in the Western Fjords to capture breathtaking images of the rare blue morph Arctic Fox battling the harshest elements. David will be talking about his new book, The Arctic Foxes of Iceland and sharing stories and pictures of his adventures. For more information about David and Louise and how you can be a part of their journeys: www.davidandlouisephotography.com

2:00 p.m., FREE on Zoom and Facebook Live! Zoom viewers click the link below:

https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_TFdnxJhsTnqvsp06EJ9lrg