Flanders Environmental Book Club

Studio 5 Church Hill Road, Woodbury, CT, United States

Flanders Environmental Book Club Join reading enthusiasts and book club leaders, Adele Falco and Ingrid Manning, in discussing reading that will focus on mostly non-fiction books about nature and the environment. The club would like to investigate and remain open to all aspects of these subjects from science-based teachings to

Goat Yoga is Back!

North Barn 644 Flanders Rd, Woodbury, United States

Goat Yoga is Back! Connect with nature and furry baby Nigerian dwarf goats at Flanders.  Experienced yoga instructor, Sharon Poarch, will lead guests in this one-hour gentle class suitable for all levels, from beginners to advanced! Adorable goats will be frolicking & cuddling with you as you flow on the

Senior Hikes with Arthur

Senior Hikes with Arthur Join retired Flanders Executive Director, Arthur Milnor, for an easy to moderate casual walk taken on Conservation Partners of the Pomperaug (CPOP) preserved properties. Get outside, observe what’s happening in the natural world, learn something new and maybe even meet new friends. This hike is not

Wild Edible Plants & Fungi of Summer

Sugar House 5 Church Hill Road, Woodbury, CT, United States

Wild Edible Plants & Fungi of Summer Join The 3 Foragers as they teach the edible plants and fungi of summer with their original photos and recipe ideas featured in an educational slideshow, and finish with a walk outside to put some of those newly learned skills to the test.

Flanders Environmental Book Club

Studio 5 Church Hill Road, Woodbury, CT, United States

Flanders Environmental Book Club Join reading enthusiasts and book club leaders, Adele Falco and Ingrid Manning, in discussing reading that will focus on mostly non-fiction books about nature and the environment. The club would like to investigate and remain open to all aspects of these subjects from science-based teachings to

Flanders Artist Day 2024

Van Vleck Sanctuary 5 Church Hill Road, Woodbury, CT, United States

Flanders Artist Day 2024 CALLING ARTISTS IN ALL MEDIA! Join us for a day of creating en plein air art inspired by the picturesque grounds of Flanders’ Van Vleck Farm & Nature Sanctuary. Then participate in a group show of the resulting work. The exhibit will run from Oct. 4–13 with on

Nature Journaling

Studio 5 Church Hill Road, Woodbury, CT, United States

Nature Journaling Join wildlife artist Melody Asbury as she guides adult participants on a nature discovery to create their nature journals using mixed media in a two-session class. Melody will provide ideas and inspiration for subjects for a journal and working time and guidance in starting a nature journal. She

Goat Yoga is Back!

North Barn 644 Flanders Rd, Woodbury, United States

Goat Yoga is Back! Connect with nature and furry baby Nigerian dwarf goats at Flanders.  Experienced yoga instructor, Sharon Poarch, will lead guests in this one-hour gentle class suitable for all levels, from beginners to advanced! Adorable goats will be frolicking & cuddling with you as you flow on the

Nature Journaling

Studio 5 Church Hill Road, Woodbury, CT, United States

Nature Journaling Join wildlife artist Melody Asbury as she guides adult participants on a nature discovery to create their nature journals using mixed media in a two-session class. Melody will provide ideas and inspiration for subjects for a journal and working time and guidance in starting a nature journal. She

Conversations With A Beekeeper

South Barn 596 Flanders Road, Woodbury, CT, United States

Conversations With A Beekeeper An introduction to the life of the honey bee and its keeper. Equipment management, harvesting practices past and present, the challenges beekeepers face, and the importance of honey bees to our ecosystem and sustainable agriculture are some of the topics of discussion.  Saturday, July 20 |2

Fun With Pesto

Van Vleck House 614 Flanders Rd, Woodbury, CT, United States

Fun With Pesto You might be surprised how many different herbs and leafy vegetables can be used in pesto to transform any meal into a taste sensation! Nancy Taylor and Anne Westerman will bring fresh ingredients, demonstrate techniques, talk about the health benefits of fresh greens, and share recipes for

Rhythm Of The Elements

Sugar House 5 Church Hill Road, Woodbury, CT, United States

Rhythm Of The Elements Create rhythms and melodies that invoke fire, water, air, earth, and ether through drumming and vocal play. Connect to each other and the nature that surrounds us in this electrifying workshop. Anita Brooks, a CT-grown musician and teaching artist, will demonstrate basic technique and rhythms on