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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.
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Nature’s Nursery 4:00 pm
Nature’s Nursery @ White Memorial - Ceder Room
May 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Nature's Nursery @ White Memorial - Ceder Room
Nature’s Nursery Four Session This Summer (May 2, June 6, June 27, Aug. 22) Ages 3-6 Years Nature’s Nursery Series Join us on this summer for hour-long programs designed just for your young nature lovers.[...]
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White Memorial Conservation Center Annual Meeting 3:30 pm
White Memorial Conservation Center Annual Meeting @ White Memorial Museum
May 3 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
White Memorial Conservation Center Annual Meeting @ White Memorial Museum | Litchfield | Connecticut | United States
Friday,  May 3, 2019 3:30 p.m. in the Foundation Office
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A Springtime Stroll to Pine Island, Mallard Marsh and Duck Pond via the Interpretive Trail with Gerri Griswold 10:00 am
A Springtime Stroll to Pine Island, Mallard Marsh and Duck Pond via the Interpretive Trail with Gerri Griswold @ White Memorial Museum
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
A Springtime Stroll to Pine Island, Mallard Marsh and Duck Pond via the Interpretive Trail with Gerri Griswold @ White Memorial Museum | Litchfield | Connecticut | United States
Saturday, May 4, 2019 Let’s hit a bunch of trails as we meander the forests and wetlands of the Foundation in search of signs of spring. 10:00 a.m., Meet in the A. B. Ceder Room,[...]
Tree Identification Walk with WMF Forest Superintendent Lukas Hyder 10:00 am
Tree Identification Walk with WMF Forest Superintendent Lukas Hyder @ White Memorial Museum
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Tree Identification Walk with WMF Forest Superintendent Lukas Hyder @ White Memorial Museum | Litchfield | Connecticut | United States
Saturday, May 4, 2019 It’s much easier to ID trees when they have foliage all over them! Step up your game and allow the Master to teach you a thing or two! 10:00 a.m., Meet[...]
Smart Phone Photography with Gerri Griswold 2:00 pm
Smart Phone Photography with Gerri Griswold @ A.B. Ceder Room
May 4 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Smart Phone Photography with Gerri Griswold @ A.B. Ceder Room | Litchfield | Connecticut | United States
Saturday, May 4, 2019 Gerri does not consider herself a photographer. More often than not this world traveler will forsake her beautiful Canon SLR for an iPhone. The Canon just weighs too much! Now seriously,[...]
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Museum Children Free Week 9:00 am
Museum Children Free Week @ White Memorial Museum
May 11 @ 9:00 am – May 17 @ 5:00 pm
Museum Children Free Week @ White Memorial Museum | Litchfield | Connecticut | United States
May 11 – 17, 2019 Courtesy of Arthur and Tara Diedrick. Free admission to children ages twelve and under when accompanied by an adult.  
Bobbing for Bobolinks: Hiking Apple Hill & Topsmead with Gerri Griswold 8:00 am
Bobbing for Bobolinks: Hiking Apple Hill & Topsmead with Gerri Griswold @ White Memorial Museum
May 11 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Bobbing for Bobolinks: Hiking Apple Hill & Topsmead with Gerri Griswold @ White Memorial Museum | Litchfield | Connecticut | United States
Saturday, May 11, 2019 Spend a few hours with Gerri meandering the fields, forests, and hilltops of White Memorial and Topsmead State Forest in search of Bobolinks. This lovely grassland bird has made its presence[...]
Wild Edible Plants with Andy Dobos 10:00 am
Wild Edible Plants with Andy Dobos @ White Memorial Museum
May 11 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Wild Edible Plants with Andy Dobos @ White Memorial Museum | Litchfield | Connecticut | United States
Saturday, May 11, 2019 We all know that locally grown organic food is what is best for us. No unwanted chemicals, more healthy nutrients, less wasteful byproducts of large scale farming and long distance transportation. Having your[...]
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Monthly Bird Walk Series with Kristi Dranginis 8:00 am
Monthly Bird Walk Series with Kristi Dranginis @ White Memorial Museum
May 14 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Monthly Bird Walk Series with Kristi Dranginis @ White Memorial Museum | Litchfield | Connecticut | United States
Tuesday, May 14, 2019 Join birder Kristi Dranginis on the second Tuesday of each month for a golden opportunity to explore the rich and varied habitats of White Memorial while learning how to identify birds[...]
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Spring Awakening Meditation and Woods Walk with Marlow Shami 10:00 am
Spring Awakening Meditation and Woods Walk with Marlow Shami @ A.B. Ceder Room
May 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Spring Awakening Meditation and Woods Walk with Marlow Shami @ A.B. Ceder Room | Litchfield | Connecticut | United States
Saturday, May 18, 2019 Enjoy deep relaxation and renewal during this guided meditation and walk designed with this very beautiful season in mind. We will softly enter the woodland path with a quiet mind and[...]
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Star Party! 8:00 pm
Star Party! @ White Memorial Museum
May 24 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Star Party! @ White Memorial Museum | Litchfield | Connecticut | United States
Friday, May 24, 2019 This astronomy program is organized by members of the Litchfield Hills Amateur Astronomy Club and the Mattatuck Astronomical Society. Weather permitting, there will be star gazing after the program. 8:00 p.m.,[...]
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Concert: The Hartford Classical Guitar Ensemble 7:00 pm
Concert: The Hartford Classical Guitar Ensemble @ White Memorial Museum
May 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Concert: The Hartford Classical Guitar Ensemble @ White Memorial Museum | Litchfield | Connecticut | United States
Saturday, May 25, 2019 What a tremendously special evening awaits you! The ensemble was formed in 2011 by a group of classical guitar enthusiasts and is now directed by award-winning classical guitarist Christopher Ladd, chair[...]
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Memorial Day 9:00 am
Memorial Day @ White Memorial Museum
May 27 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Memorial Day @ White Memorial Museum | Litchfield | Connecticut | United States
Monday, May 27, 2019 MUSEUM CLOSED
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Upcoming Events

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8:00 pm Star Party! @ White Memorial Museum
Star Party! @ White Memorial Museum
May 24 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Star Party! @ White Memorial Museum | Litchfield | Connecticut | United States
Friday, May 24, 2019 This astronomy program is organized by members of the Litchfield Hills Amateur Astronomy Club and the Mattatuck Astronomical Society. Weather permitting, there will be star gazing after the program. 8:00 p.m.,[...]
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7:00 pm Concert: The Hartford Classical ... @ White Memorial Museum
Concert: The Hartford Classical ... @ White Memorial Museum
May 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Concert: The Hartford Classical Guitar Ensemble @ White Memorial Museum | Litchfield | Connecticut | United States
Saturday, May 25, 2019 What a tremendously special evening awaits you! The ensemble was formed in 2011 by a group of classical guitar enthusiasts and is now directed by award-winning classical guitarist Christopher Ladd, chair[...]
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9:00 am Memorial Day @ White Memorial Museum
Memorial Day @ White Memorial Museum
May 27 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Memorial Day @ White Memorial Museum | Litchfield | Connecticut | United States
Monday, May 27, 2019 MUSEUM CLOSED
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10:00 am Celebrate Connecticut Trails Day... @ White Memorial Museum
Celebrate Connecticut Trails Day... @ White Memorial Museum
Jun 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Celebrate Connecticut Trails Day! Geology Walk Through Five Ponds with Tom Alena @ White Memorial Museum | Litchfield | Connecticut | United States
Saturday, June 1, 2019 Geologist and meteorologist Tom Alena knows a thing or two about rocks! Join Tom on this beautiful hike through one of White Memorial’s richest geological arenas. Tom will explain the glacial[...]
2:30 pm Celebrate Connecticut Trails Day... @ White Memorial Museum
Celebrate Connecticut Trails Day... @ White Memorial Museum
Jun 1 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Celebrate Connecticut Trails Day! Amphibian Amble with Marlow Shami @ White Memorial Museum | Litchfield | Connecticut | United States
Saturday, June 1, 2019 Join Marlow on a jaunt to find those sleek and slimy creatures we call amphibians. We’ll look under rocks and boards and visit a pond armed with dip nets in order[...]
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8:00 am Yoga in the Garden @ White Memorial Museum
Yoga in the Garden @ White Memorial Museum
Jun 5 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Yoga in the Garden @ White Memorial Museum | Litchfield | Connecticut | United States
Wednesday, June 5, 2019 In the garden behind the White Memorial museum, we will practice gentle, Vinyasa yoga as we listen to the birds, feel the morning breezes, and celebrate the warmth of the summer[...]
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4:00 pm Nature’s Nursery @ White Memorial - Ceder Room
Nature’s Nursery @ White Memorial - Ceder Room
Jun 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Nature's Nursery @ White Memorial - Ceder Room
Nature’s Nursery Four Session This Summer (May 2, June 6, June 27, Aug. 22) Ages 3-6 Years Nature’s Nursery Series Join us on this summer for hour-long programs designed just for your young nature lovers.[...]
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10:00 am A Stroll to Little Pond with Mar... @ White Memorial Museum
A Stroll to Little Pond with Mar... @ White Memorial Museum
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
A Stroll to Little Pond with Marlow Shami @ White Memorial Museum | Litchfield | Connecticut | United States
Saturday, June 8, 2019 Join Marlow for a walk around Little Pond before the crowds descend! Wander the boardwalk in search of industrious beavers, majestic Bald Eagles, a variety of ducks, and a host of[...]
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12:00 pm Litchfield Hills Road Race @ White Memorial Museum
Litchfield Hills Road Race @ White Memorial Museum
Jun 9 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Litchfield Hills Road Race @ White Memorial Museum | Litchfield | Connecticut | United States
Sunday, June 9, 2019 MUSEUM CLOSED