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Full Moon Hike at Johnson Farm

Johnson Farm Entrance 2-98 Read St, Ivoryton, United States

There’ll be “a moon out tonight” for our Full Moon Hike at Johnson Farm. The moon will rise at 5:00 PM as we begin our hike and we’re hoping for a crystal-clear night so the moon can light our way. The first part of the hike is moderate and goes over rocky terrain with lots […]

Free

Planting in a Time of Change

Essex Town Hall 29 West Avenue, Essex, CT, United States

Christine Darnell of Christine Darnell Gardens in Old Lyme/Chester will present “Planting in a Time of Climate Change”. Christine is a well-known, local landscape designer and speaker who embraces an ethos of sustainability, and uses local materials, artisans, and native plants whenever possible. Christine’s presentation will address the ecological processes that sustain and help to […]

Free

Aquatic Invasives Workshop and Hydrilla Update

Essex Town Hall 29 West Avenue, Essex, CT, United States

Connecticut's lakes, ponds, and rivers are one of the state’s most valuable resources. Join the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station’s (CAES) Office of Aquatic Invasive Species workshop to discover which invasive aquatic plants are threatening these waterbodies and how they are being managed, including the new strain of hydrilla in the Connecticut River. Learn key identification […]

Free

Essex Land Trust Annual Meeting

Essex Meadows 30 Bokum Road, Essex, CT, United States

Join us for an evening of camaraderie and celebration.  The program will feature a review of the past year’s accomplishments, plans for the upcoming year and the election of board members. Parking is limited. Carpooling recommended.  There will be a charge for the Social and the Annual Meeting is free. Smart attire suggested. Invitation will […]

$30

Birding and Nature Walk

Essex Meadows 30 Bokum Road, Essex, CT, United States

ELT Board member Jim Denham will lead a 1 1/2 hour walk through Essex Meadows' woods to explore the peak bird migration and breeding season. You will see and hear dozens of species around this diverse landscape. All levels of knowledge are welcome. Refreshments will be provided at the conclusion of the walk, courtesy of […]

Free

Essex Land Trust Community Concert

Main Street Park 12 Main Street, Essex, CT, United States

Enjoy an evening at the Essex Main Street Park with Friends, Live Music, and views of South Cove. The Essex Land Trust is hosting the event featuring Malaena, a 6-piece cover band whose sole mission is to perform music that "makes you want to dance." We’ll be grooving to songs from every decade, from Top […]

Free