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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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Contemplative Yoga with Judith-Ehrman-Shapiro 4:30 pm
Contemplative Yoga with Judith-Ehrman-Shapiro
Nov 3 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Contemplative Yoga with Judith-Ehrman-Shapiro
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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Creature Features with Carrie Szwed, Education Director 4:00 pm
Creature Features with Carrie Szwed, Education Director
Nov 5 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Creature Features with Carrie Szwed, Education Director
Thursday, November 5, 2020 4:00 p.m. What makes a mammal a mammal? Or a reptile a reptile? How about an amphibian an amphibian? Scientists have grouped animals based on similar features. Using natural props, animal[...]
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Bored to Death: Emerald Ash Borer 2:00 pm
Bored to Death: Emerald Ash Borer
Nov 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Bored to Death: Emerald Ash Borer
Saturday, November 7, 2020 Ash trees are a common yard tree throughout Northwest Connecticut.  They are valued the shade they cast over our homes in the summer, for growing in variety of soil conditions, and[...]
Live from the Blanket Fort ~ An Evening of Americana Music with Robert Messore 7:00 pm
Live from the Blanket Fort ~ An Evening of Americana Music with Robert Messore
Nov 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Live from the Blanket Fort ~ An Evening of Americana Music with Robert Messore
Saturday, November 7, 2020 Guitarist and Conservation Center perennial, Robert Messore fills your heart and tickles your tympanum with sweet Americana to sooth your soul. This evening Robert will entertain you with pretty guitar music,[...]
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Contemplative Yoga with Judith-Ehrman-Shapiro 4:30 pm
Contemplative Yoga with Judith-Ehrman-Shapiro
Nov 10 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Contemplative Yoga with Judith-Ehrman-Shapiro
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 4:00 pm
Virtual Nature’s Nursery Series
Nov 12 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Virtual Nature's Nursery Series
Second Thursday of Every Month (Sep. 10, Oct. 8, Nov. 12, Dec. 10) Ages 3-6 Years Virtual Nature’s Nursery Series Join us via Zoom on the second Thursday of each month from September – December[...]
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Pandemic Pantry with Gerri Griswold ~ Helpful Hints for a Healthful Thanksgiving 12:00 pm
Pandemic Pantry with Gerri Griswold ~ Helpful Hints for a Healthful Thanksgiving
Nov 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Pandemic Pantry with Gerri Griswold ~ Helpful Hints for a Healthful Thanksgiving
Saturday, November 14, 2020 It’s the greatest feast of the year but how often do we finish a Thanksgiving meal feeling unwell from an overabundance of stuffing, potatoes, green bean casserole, and pie? Today Gerri[...]
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Contemplative Yoga with Judith-Ehrman-Shapiro 4:30 pm
Contemplative Yoga with Judith-Ehrman-Shapiro
Nov 17 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Contemplative Yoga with Judith-Ehrman-Shapiro
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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Climate Change, Connecticut, and YOU, with Education Director Carrie Szwed 2:00 pm
Climate Change, Connecticut, and YOU, with Education Director Carrie Szwed
Nov 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Climate Change, Connecticut, and YOU, with Education Director Carrie Szwed
Thursday, November 19, 2020 Climate change affects people and wildlife everywhere, even here in CT. The good news is, everyone, even kids, can help combat climate change. This program begins with a kid-friendly overview of[...]
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Who’s WHOOOOOOOO ~ Connecticut’s Owls with Fran Zygmont and Mary Beth Kaeser 2:00 pm
Who’s WHOOOOOOOO ~ Connecticut’s Owls with Fran Zygmont and Mary Beth Kaeser
Nov 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Who’s WHOOOOOOOO ~ Connecticut’s Owls with Fran Zygmont and Mary Beth Kaeser
Saturday, November 21, 2020 Meet Master Birder Fran Zygmont and Pint-sized but Mighty Educator and Raptor Rehabilitator, Mary Beth Kaeser https://www.horizonwings.org/ as they introduce you to Connecticut’s seven species of owls using FIVE live Animal[...]
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Contemplative Yoga with Judith-Ehrman-Shapiro 4:30 pm
Contemplative Yoga with Judith-Ehrman-Shapiro
Nov 24 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Contemplative Yoga with Judith-Ehrman-Shapiro
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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THANKSGIVING 9:00 am
THANKSGIVING
Nov 26 @ 9:00 am – Nov 27 @ 5:00 pm
THANKSGIVING
Thursday and Friday, November 26 & 27, 2020 OFFICES CLOSED
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The World According to Gerri 2:00 pm
The World According to Gerri
Nov 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
The World According to Gerri
Saturday, November 28, 2020 Covid 19 might have clipped her wings but that does not stop globe-trotting Gerri Griswold from revisiting some of her most beloved photographs from journeys through Europe, Russia, and South America.[...]
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Upcoming Events

Nov
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Tue
4:30 pm Contemplative Yoga with Judith-E...
Contemplative Yoga with Judith-E...
Nov 17 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Contemplative Yoga with Judith-Ehrman-Shapiro
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[...]
Nov
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2:00 pm Climate Change, Connecticut, and...
Climate Change, Connecticut, and...
Nov 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Climate Change, Connecticut, and YOU, with Education Director Carrie Szwed
Thursday, November 19, 2020 Climate change affects people and wildlife everywhere, even here in CT. The good news is, everyone, even kids, can help combat climate change. This program begins with a kid-friendly overview of[...]
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Sat
2:00 pm Who’s WHOOOOOOOO ~ Connecticut’s...
Who’s WHOOOOOOOO ~ Connecticut’s...
Nov 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Who’s WHOOOOOOOO ~ Connecticut’s Owls with Fran Zygmont and Mary Beth Kaeser
Saturday, November 21, 2020 Meet Master Birder Fran Zygmont and Pint-sized but Mighty Educator and Raptor Rehabilitator, Mary Beth Kaeser https://www.horizonwings.org/ as they introduce you to Connecticut’s seven species of owls using FIVE live Animal[...]
Nov
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Tue
4:30 pm Contemplative Yoga with Judith-E...
Contemplative Yoga with Judith-E...
Nov 24 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Contemplative Yoga with Judith-Ehrman-Shapiro
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[...]
Nov
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9:00 am THANKSGIVING
THANKSGIVING
Nov 26 @ 9:00 am – Nov 27 @ 5:00 pm
THANKSGIVING
Thursday and Friday, November 26 & 27, 2020 OFFICES CLOSED
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Sat
2:00 pm The World According to Gerri
The World According to Gerri
Nov 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
The World According to Gerri
Saturday, November 28, 2020 Covid 19 might have clipped her wings but that does not stop globe-trotting Gerri Griswold from revisiting some of her most beloved photographs from journeys through Europe, Russia, and South America.[...]
Dec
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Tue
4:30 pm Contemplative Yoga with Judith-E...
Contemplative Yoga with Judith-E...
Dec 1 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Contemplative Yoga with Judith-Ehrman-Shapiro
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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2:00 pm Rudolph the Vulnerable Reindeer ...
Rudolph the Vulnerable Reindeer ...
Dec 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Rudolph the Vulnerable Reindeer with Dr. Mark Boyce, University of Alberta
Saturday, December 5, 2020 Learn about the fascinating adaptations that allow Reindeer to be…well…REINDEER with biologist and ecologist, Dr. Mark Boyce from the University of Alberta, Canada. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5cn6u0BpgDg  Dr. Boyce has extensively studied reindeer populations.[...]
6:00 pm A Child’s Christmas in Wales ~ V...
A Child’s Christmas in Wales ~ V...
Dec 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
A Child’s Christmas in Wales ~ Virtual Reading with John Dankosky, Diane Smith, David K. Leff, and Gerri Griswold
Saturday, December 5, 2020 A Child’s Christmas in Wales by Welsh poet Dylan Thomas was recorded in 1952 but was not published until 1955. The work is an anecdotal reminiscence of a Christmas from the[...]
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4:30 pm Contemplative Yoga with Judith-E...
Contemplative Yoga with Judith-E...
Dec 8 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Contemplative Yoga with Judith-Ehrman-Shapiro
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[...]