Member Event: April 2021 Events at Deer Pond Farm, Sherman, CT

Friday, April 30, 2021 - 12pm

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Deer Pond Farm Sherman, CT April 2021 Programs

HABITAT ENHANCEMENT WEBINAR

April 22, 7PM to 8PM, No Fee
Jim Arrigoni, conservation biologist will share project details including: plant choices, invasive species
management; nest box and other structures selected for the benefit of birds. Positive steps you can take at home and resources included.

April 24

BIRDING 8AM to 10AM
This walk will explore the diverse habitats of Deer Pond Farm and identify the birds seen and heard.

GARDEN PREP 1PM to 2PM, No Fee

Would you like to have a garden and need a little help to get started? Join Fabienne Audette, Nibbling Brook Farm and Gardens to learn about site selection, soil tests, soil amendments and bed preparation methods.

HABITAT TOUR 10AM to 12PM

Join conservation biologist Jim Arrigoni for a tour of the Bird & Pollinator Garden, the Fall Migration Rest Stop and the Cathedral Trail Bird Ecotone. Plantings, nest box program and invasive species management will be discussed.

VOLUNTEER TRAINING

APRIL 26, 3:30PM to 4:30PM, No Fee, via Zoom
Garden Gaggle/Habitat Helpers

Learn the value of maintaining and monitoring our native plantings, identifying and removing invasive plants, and other projects such as seed collecting.  

BIRDING  April 30, 8AM to 10AM

This walk will explore the diverse habitats of Deer Pond Farm and identify the birds seen and heard.

Special note:

Please adhere to current COVID-19 protocols. Keep 6 feet from other hikers & birders and bring a mask.

Trails open to the public dawn to dusk daily.

Limited cell service on trails.

All on site programs: 

Held outside -- Registration required:  ctaudubon.org

$10 members
$0 member child
$15 non-members
$5 non-member child
No fee when noted

Distances & terrain vary per program. Dress for the weather. Inclement weather cancels.

Bring binoculars, camera,  water, walking stick and a sense of adventure.

Children under 18 must be with an adult.

Thank you for staying on the trails. ENJOY!

Visitor Parking and Guided Programs meet at:

57 Wakeman Hill Road, Sherman, CT 06784  860-799-4074

See our  kiosks for trail  and conservation information.