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From family hikes to adult workshops to children’s programs to special events, you’ll find something for everyone at White Memorial. Scroll down to view our Calendar of Events. See something you like? Click on it for a larger view. To register, click the green “Tickets” button on that page.
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NEW YEAR’S DAY 8:00 am
NEW YEAR’S DAY
Jan 1 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
NEW YEAR'S DAY
Friday, January 1, 2021 OFFICES CLOSED
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Famous Animals in History with Gerri Griswold 2:00 pm
Famous Animals in History with Gerri Griswold
Jan 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Famous Animals in History with Gerri Griswold
Saturday, January 2, 2021 They had names like Martha, Traveler, Stubby, Dan, Grip, and Sergeant Reckless. Many animals are attached to some of the most famous humans in history. Some animals made history on their[...]
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Contemplative Yoga with Judith Ehrman-Shapiro, January 5 4:30 pm
Contemplative Yoga with Judith Ehrman-Shapiro, January 5
Jan 5 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Contemplative Yoga with Judith Ehrman-Shapiro, January 5
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[...]
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Virtual Nature’s Nursery Series, Jan.-Apr. 2021 2:00 pm
Virtual Nature’s Nursery Series, Jan.-Apr. 2021 @ Virtual
Jan 7 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Virtual Nature's Nursery Series, Jan.-Apr. 2021 @ Virtual
First Thursday of Every Month (Jan. 7, Feb. 4, Mar. 4, Apr. 1) Ages 3-6 Years Virtual Nature’s Nursery Series Join us via Zoom on the first Thursday of each month from January–April for a[...]
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Pandemic Pantry ~ Homage to the Apple 12:00 pm
Pandemic Pantry ~ Homage to the Apple
Jan 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Pandemic Pantry ~ Homage to the Apple
Saturday, January 9, 2021 Human beings have been munching apples since prehistoric times. They spar out apple pips in Neolithic Britain. And 10,000 years ago they left apple remains to carbonize around their Swiss and[...]
Stories That Snowflakes Tell with Tom Alena 3:00 pm
Stories That Snowflakes Tell with Tom Alena
Jan 9 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Stories That Snowflakes Tell with Tom Alena
Saturday, January 9, 2021 Every snowflake is created with almost miraculous precision inside the clouds above us! Their final shape as they land on your coat or tongue is a result of complex temperature and[...]
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Contemplative Yoga with Judith Ehrman-Shapiro, January 12 4:30 pm
Contemplative Yoga with Judith Ehrman-Shapiro, January 12
Jan 12 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Contemplative Yoga with Judith Ehrman-Shapiro, January 12
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[...]
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Animals in Medicine and Magic in Ancient Egypt with Dr. Sofia Aziz 2:00 pm
Animals in Medicine and Magic in Ancient Egypt with Dr. Sofia Aziz
Jan 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Animals in Medicine and Magic in Ancient Egypt with Dr. Sofia Aziz
Saturday, January 16, 2021 (How the evolution of animal cults and deities was influenced by the emergence of rudimentary Biomedical Science and Pharmacology in Ancient Egypt) Veterinary medicine in ancient Egypt probably formed side by[...]
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Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 8:00 am
Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Jan 18 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Monday, January 18, 2021 OFFICES CLOSED
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Contemplative Yoga with Judith Ehrman-Shapiro, January 19 4:30 pm
Contemplative Yoga with Judith Ehrman-Shapiro, January 19
Jan 19 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Contemplative Yoga with Judith Ehrman-Shapiro, January 19
Tuesday, January 19, 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[...]
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Camera Traps – A Great Way to Learn What Lives in Your Backyard! 7:00 pm
Camera Traps – A Great Way to Learn What Lives in Your Backyard!
Jan 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Camera Traps - A Great Way to Learn What Lives in Your Backyard!
Wednesday, January 20, 2021 7:00 pm – 9:00 p.m. FREE on ZOOM! Our backyards are visited by all kinds of animals, some we see but most wander through without us ever noticing. Camera traps are[...]
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Nature’s Not-So-Cuddly, with Education Director Carrie Szwed (virtual) 2:00 pm
Nature’s Not-So-Cuddly, with Education Director Carrie Szwed (virtual)
Jan 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Nature’s Not-So-Cuddly, with Education Director Carrie Szwed (virtual)
Thursday, January 21, 2021 Certain animals often get overlooked, and sometimes even maligned, because of their not-so-cuddly appearance. But, the more you learn about them, the more charming they become! Those negative stigmas are replaced[...]
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Beautiful, Beneficial, Blameless Bats with Maureen Heidtmann 2:00 pm
Beautiful, Beneficial, Blameless Bats with Maureen Heidtmann
Jan 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Beautiful, Beneficial, Blameless Bats with Maureen Heidtmann
Saturday, January 23, 2021 Beautiful, Beneficial, Blameless presented by Master Wildlife Conservationist Maureen Heidtmann, is an overview of the roles that bats play to ensure a healthy planet, and the perils bats face in their[...]
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Contemplative Yoga with Judith Ehrman-Shapiro, January 26 4:30 pm
Contemplative Yoga with Judith Ehrman-Shapiro, January 26
Jan 26 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Contemplative Yoga with Judith Ehrman-Shapiro, January 26
Tuesday, January 26, 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[...]
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In Search of Lost Frogs with Twan Leenders, Roger Tory Peterson Institute of Natural History 2:00 pm
In Search of Lost Frogs with Twan Leenders, Roger Tory Peterson Institute of Natural History
Jan 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
In Search of Lost Frogs with Twan Leenders, Roger Tory Peterson Institute of Natural History
Saturday, January 30, 2021 From a young age on, Twan Leenders has been fascinated by tropical rainforests and the exotic plants and animals that inhabit them. Growing up in a small town in The Netherlands,[...]
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Upcoming Events

Jan
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Wed
7:00 pm Camera Traps – A Great Way to Le...
Camera Traps – A Great Way to Le...
Jan 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Camera Traps - A Great Way to Learn What Lives in Your Backyard!
Wednesday, January 20, 2021 7:00 pm – 9:00 p.m. FREE on ZOOM! Our backyards are visited by all kinds of animals, some we see but most wander through without us ever noticing. Camera traps are[...]
Jan
21
Thu
2:00 pm Nature’s Not-So-Cuddly, with Edu...
Nature’s Not-So-Cuddly, with Edu...
Jan 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Nature’s Not-So-Cuddly, with Education Director Carrie Szwed (virtual)
Thursday, January 21, 2021 Certain animals often get overlooked, and sometimes even maligned, because of their not-so-cuddly appearance. But, the more you learn about them, the more charming they become! Those negative stigmas are replaced[...]
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2:00 pm Beautiful, Beneficial, Blameless...
Beautiful, Beneficial, Blameless...
Jan 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Beautiful, Beneficial, Blameless Bats with Maureen Heidtmann
Saturday, January 23, 2021 Beautiful, Beneficial, Blameless presented by Master Wildlife Conservationist Maureen Heidtmann, is an overview of the roles that bats play to ensure a healthy planet, and the perils bats face in their[...]
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4:30 pm Contemplative Yoga with Judith E...
Contemplative Yoga with Judith E...
Jan 26 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Contemplative Yoga with Judith Ehrman-Shapiro, January 26
Tuesday, January 26, 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[...]
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Sat
2:00 pm In Search of Lost Frogs with Twa...
In Search of Lost Frogs with Twa...
Jan 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
In Search of Lost Frogs with Twan Leenders, Roger Tory Peterson Institute of Natural History
Saturday, January 30, 2021 From a young age on, Twan Leenders has been fascinated by tropical rainforests and the exotic plants and animals that inhabit them. Growing up in a small town in The Netherlands,[...]
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4:30 pm Contemplative Yoga with Judith E...
Contemplative Yoga with Judith E...
Feb 2 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Contemplative Yoga with Judith Ehrman-Shapiro, February 2
Tuesday, February 2, 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[...]
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2:00 pm Virtual Nature’s Nursery Series,... @ Virtual
Virtual Nature’s Nursery Series,... @ Virtual
Feb 4 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Virtual Nature's Nursery Series, Jan.-Apr. 2021 @ Virtual
First Thursday of Every Month (Jan. 7, Feb. 4, Mar. 4, Apr. 1) Ages 3-6 Years Virtual Nature’s Nursery Series Join us via Zoom on the first Thursday of each month from January–April for a[...]
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7:00 pm Virtual Star Party, February 5
Virtual Star Party, February 5
Feb 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Virtual Star Party, February 5
Friday, February 5, 2021 Get all of the star power you could possibly desire from this informative talk presented by the star-studded members of the Litchfield Hills Amateur Astronomy Club! Tonight’s talk is , “Astronomy[...]
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12:00 pm The Pandemic Pantry ~ What a Fri...
The Pandemic Pantry ~ What a Fri...
Feb 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
The Pandemic Pantry ~ What a Friend We Have in Cheeses
Saturday, February 6, 2021 The production of cheese predates recorded history, beginning well over 7,000 years ago. Humans likely developed cheese and other dairy foods by accident, as a result of storing and transporting milk[...]
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4:30 pm Contemplative Yoga with Judith E...
Contemplative Yoga with Judith E...
Feb 9 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Contemplative Yoga with Judith Ehrman-Shapiro, February 9
Tuesday, February 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[...]