Fall Walk Series: Darien Land Trust Walk at Mather Meadows

Beekeeper Peet Foster will discuss the role of apiaries on land trust properties, the seasonal stages of beekeeping and the impact of pollinators. Park at the Mather Meadow Homestead on 19 Stephen Mather Road. This event was previously scheduled for October 1 and was rescheduled to October 8 due to rain.  

Wellness Wednesdays: Connecting Through the Senses

Date: 10/12/22 Time: 10:00 AM Rain Date: 10/19/22 Topic: Connecting Through The Senses Location: Council Ring @ Still Pond  Description:  We spend a lot of our time in “simulator mode”, removed from the present moment as we envision future scenarios or past events. Not all of that time is helpful, and often we may be missing out on the […]

Hear from Two New Canaan Sculpture Trail Artists: Artist Talk & Walk & Reception

Friday, October 21st 4 pm to 6:30 pm Hear from Two New Canaan Sculpture Trail Artists:  Artist Talk & Walk & Reception New York based duo Gibson + Recoder will give an artist talk on their twenty-year collaborative practice working in the field of expanded cinema. The presentation will culminate in their most recent public […]

Story BOOk Trail, Nature Walk & Scavenger Hunt

We are bringing back last year’s sold-out event Story BOOk Trail, Nature Walk & Scavenger Hunt. Join us at 11:00 am on Sunday, October 23rd at Still Pond. What a great way to start up Halloween with your child (suitable for ages 2 up to adult). Join us for story time with Miss Marie, the […]

Fall Walk Series: Wilton Land Trust Sunset Lantern Walk

The Walk Your Land Trust Fall Series continues with the Wilton Land Conservation Trust. The hike, through Nick Parisot Memorial Trail, starts and ends at the Slaughter Field Pond, located toward the corner of Piper's and Nod Hill Road, Wilton, CT.  Bring your lantern, and explore a meadow at twilight! Sunday, Nov. 06 3:30 pm […]

Wellness Wednesdays: Forest Bathing

Date: 11/9/22 Time: 10:00 AM Rain Date: 11/16/22 Topic: Forest Bathing Location: Browne Preserve  Description:  The Japanese practice of shinrin-yoku, which translates to ‘forest bathing’, is the medicine of simply being in the forest.  It is a research-based framework for supporting healing and wellness.  The purpose is to slow down and become immersed in the natural environment.  The  mental […]

New Canaan Land Trust’s Annual Membership Meeting

New Canaan Nature Center 144 Oenoke Ridge, New Canaan, CT

New Canaan Land Trust invites its members and the community to its annual membership meeting on Tuesday, November 15th at 6:30 pm. The Land Trust’s annual meeting offers residents the opportunity to learn more about the 55-year organization and meet like-minded members of the community. Comprised of almost 400 acres, the conservation organization plays an important […]

Last Saturday on the Trail: January 28

Watson-Symington Preserve 100-110 Wellesley Dr, New Canaan, CT

Thank you for your interest in our January 28th Last Saturday on the Trail event. Registration is full, but we'll be having events like this each month. Please join us on February 25th for our next Last Saturday on the Trail event.The Land Trust is excited to launch our newest outdoor initiative - Last Saturdays […]