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Spring Hike - Saturday, March 16
Join us from 10 - 11:30am for a joint walk with Cheshire Land Trust. Take a leisurely walk through Cheshire Land Trust's Fresh Meadows Wildlife Sanctuary located off Cook Hill Road. Learn the history of the 32-acre property, look for wildlife tracks and sign and try a little forest bathing in this wonderful nature oasis in our midst. Fresh Meadows has a wet and dry meadow, vernal pools, pine and hardwood forest, ridge-line and bog. Dress appropriately for the terrain. Rain or heavy snow will cancel.
No dogs on this particular walk please. Kid friendly. Carpooling is encouraged, limited parking at kiosk.
Film Viewing - Tuesday, April 2
Join us at 6:30 pm at Best Video located at 1842 Whitney Avenue for a viewing of the film Journey of the Universe, a remarkable film that draws together scientific discoveries in astronomy, geology, and biology with humanistic insights concerning the nature of the universe. Yale professors and producers of the film Mary Evelyn Tucker and John Grim will offer their insights afterward. Viewers are sure to walk away moved and inspired.
Bears in Connecticut - Thursday, April 18
Master Wildlife Conservationist and Hamden Land Trust President Gail Cameron will present a program on "Black Bears in Connecticut" starting at 6:30 PM at the Thornton Wilder Hall of Miller Library. Learn how black bears have made a comeback in this state, how to avoid conflicts and share stories of personal experiences. Program appropriate for adults and children.
More Events to Come
Friday, February 15, 2019
at the Yale Peabody Museum, 170 Whitney Avenue, New Haven. Sponsored by the Yale Peabody Museum. ADVANCE REGISTRATION REQUIRED at: http://click.message.yale.edu/?qs=7cc9bdb24ce398733b87423972538315f524daf9a697127b82bea1b3552b68882e8b23cd763cde2aa9e14f89a233c552b143e6a3006fb227
Mill River Watershed Association Annual Meeting
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 6:30pm – to 9pm at the Eli Whitney Museum, 915 Whitney Avenue in Hamden. Sponsored by the Mill River Watershed Association.
Pollinator Habitat Conference
Thursday, March 14, 2019 8:30am - 4:30pm at the CT Agricultural Experiment Station, 123 Huntington Street, New Haven. Sponsored by the CT Agricultural Experiment Station.
Celebrate Earth Day
Saturday, April 27, 2019 10am - 2pm at Hamden Middle School. Come on down and meet some of your HLCT board members at our table.
Birds & Brew
Sunday, May 5, 2019 2pm - 4pm. Meet in the parking lot at 2460 State Street to view the eagle nest on our Garguilo Property across the street. Then head over to No Worries Brewery for a pint and a chat.
CT Trails Day Hike
Sunday, June 2, 2019 10am - 12pm
at HLCT's Rocky Top property (off Rocky Top Road) in Hamden.
HLCT Annual Meeting
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 7-9pm at the Cultural Room of Whitney Center, 200 Leeder Hill Road, Hamden.