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Museum Children Free Week 12:00 pm
Museum Children Free Week
Jan 26 @ 12:00 pm – Feb 1 @ 5:00 pm
Museum Children Free Week
January 26 – February 1, 2020 In memory of Helen Ryan Donnelly Free admission to children ages twelve and under when accompanied by an adult.
Wildlife in Winter 11:00 am
Wildlife in Winter @ A.B. Ceder Room
Feb 1 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Wildlife in Winter @ A.B. Ceder Room
Saturday, February 1 11am Wildlife in Winter Have you ever noticed that nature just seems quieter in winter? Besides the occasional chirp of a bird or rustle of a squirrel, you’re left to wonder, “Where[...]
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Nature’s Nursery, Winter 2020 4:00 pm
Nature’s Nursery, Winter 2020 @ White Memorial - Ceder Room
Feb 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Nature's Nursery, Winter 2020 @ White Memorial - Ceder Room
Nature’s Nursery First Thursday of Each Month (Jan. 2, Feb. 6, Mar. 5, April 2) Ages 3-6 Years Nature’s Nursery Series Join us on the first Thursday of each month for hour-long programs designed just[...]
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Cut It Out: The Local History and Practice of Ice Harvesting 10:00 am
Cut It Out: The Local History and Practice of Ice Harvesting
Feb 8 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Cut It Out: The Local History and Practice of Ice Harvesting
Saturday, February 8, 2020 Ice harvested from Bantam Lake was used for refrigeration throughout the year. Begin in the A. B. Ceder Room with a presentation where you will learn about the practice of ice harvesting[...]
Full Moon Hike with Steve Troop 6:00 pm
Full Moon Hike with Steve Troop
Feb 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Full Moon Hike with Steve Troop
Saturday, February 8, 2020 Join WMCC and Appalachian Mountain Club Member Steve Troop and hopefully a Full Moon as they lead you on a hike or ski or snowshoe ramble along the Lake Trail, Butternut[...]
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Llama Walk with Debbie Labbe from Country Quilt Llama Farm 2:00 pm
Llama Walk with Debbie Labbe from Country Quilt Llama Farm
Feb 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Llama Walk with Debbie Labbe from Country Quilt Llama Farm
Sunday, February 9, 2020 Come and take a one hour walk with a llama on a beautiful trail! The cost is $20 per person with a percentage donated to the White Memorial Conservation Center. 2:00[...]
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JUST ADDED! Instinctive Birding with Kristi Dranginis 9:00 am
JUST ADDED! Instinctive Birding with Kristi Dranginis
Feb 11 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
JUST ADDED! Instinctive Birding with Kristi Dranginis
Tuesday, February 11, 2020 It’s a girl’s prerogative to change her mind! Instinctive Birding was not scheduled in February but Kristi changed her mind! YAY! Join birder Kristi Dranginis (founder of Bird Mentor: www.BirdMentor.com) on the[...]
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SOLD OUT O-Possumly Adorable and Important to Boot! with Pam and Bill Lefferts, Ferncroft Wildlife Rescue 2:00 pm
SOLD OUT O-Possumly Adorable and Important to Boot! with Pam and Bill Lefferts, Ferncroft Wildlife Rescue
Feb 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm
SOLD OUT O-Possumly Adorable and Important to Boot! with Pam and Bill Lefferts, Ferncroft Wildlife Rescue
SOLD OUT!!!!! Saturday, February 15, 2020 Meet Lavender the Virginia Opossum and her friends Pam and Bill Lefferts from Ferncroft Wildlife Rehabilitation in Woodstock! There is a wonderfully interesting reason why the Lefferts chose this[...]
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Museum Children Free Week 9:00 am
Museum Children Free Week
Feb 16 @ 9:00 am – Feb 22 @ 5:00 pm
Museum Children Free Week
February 16 – 22, 2020 Courtesy of The Laurel Ridge Foundation in memory of Francesca M. Thompson, M.D. Free admission to children ages twelve and under when accompanied by an adult.
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President’s Day 9:00 am
President’s Day
Feb 17 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Monday, February 17, 2020 MUSEUM CLOSED
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STAR PARTY! 7:00 pm
STAR PARTY!
Feb 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
STAR PARTY!
Friday, February 21, 2020 Members of the Litchfield Hills Amateur Astronomy Club and the Mattatuck Astronomical Society organize this astronomy program. Tonight’s topic is Astronomy 101: How the Sky Works. Weather permitting, there will be[...]
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SOLD OUT Thorrablot: Iceland’s Mid-Winter Celebration 6:00 pm
SOLD OUT Thorrablot: Iceland’s Mid-Winter Celebration
Feb 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
SOLD OUT Thorrablot: Iceland’s Mid-Winter Celebration
SOLD OUT! Saturday, February 22, 2020 Before the 10th century, Icelanders worshiped the Æsir, or Norse gods. During their calendar month of Thorri (which runs from mid-January to mid-February), locals celebrated Thorrablot, a midwinter festival named[...]
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Llama Walk with Debbie Labbe from Country Quilt Llama Farm 10:00 am
Llama Walk with Debbie Labbe from Country Quilt Llama Farm
Feb 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Llama Walk with Debbie Labbe from Country Quilt Llama Farm
Saturday, February 29, 2020 Come and take a one hour walk with a llama on a beautiful trail! The cost is $20 per person with a percentage donated to the White Memorial Conservation Center. 10:00[...]
Remembering Rex with Gerri Griswold 2:00 pm
Remembering Rex with Gerri Griswold
Feb 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Remembering Rex with Gerri Griswold
Saturday, February 29, 2020 Celebrate the greatest avian artist that ever was, Rex Brasher on the 60th anniversary of his death, February 29, 1960. A prolific painter, based in Kent, Connecticut,  Brasher produced 875 watercolors[...]