Coogan Farm

Little Free Library Opens at Coogan Farm in Mystic

09 Sep 2016, Posted by Elissa Bass in Coogan Farm

The Coogan Farm Nature & Heritage Center is home to an official Little Free Library, thanks to the Gionet family of Mystic. A ribbon cutting and reception to officially open the Little Free Library is 4 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 22 at Coogan Farm, 162 Greenmanville…

Tomato Plant Sale to Benefit DPNC’s Giving Garden

11 May 2016, Posted by Elissa Bass in Coogan Farm

The Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center’s Giving Garden is too good at growing tomato plants – we are overrun! Our Tomato Plant Sale begins at 10 a.m.  Saturday, May 14, and lasts until the plants are gone! In addition to buying beautiful hand-raised plants, you will…

Nature Center to Open Two Coogan Farm Buildings April 25

06 Apr 2016, Posted by Elissa Bass in Coogan Farm

The Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center will officially open the John E. Avery House & Welcome Center and the Jules X. Schneider Nature &  Arts Barn at its Coogan Farm property, 162 Greenmanville Ave., Mystic, at 1 p.m., Monday, April 25. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, U.S….

DPNC’s Giving Garden harvests 3,500 pounds in second season

10 Nov 2015, Posted by Elissa Bass in Coogan Farm

The Giving Garden at Coogan Farm raised 3,500 pounds of fresh, organic vegetables for the region’s hungry families, and reached 968 households in nine communities at the end of its second growing season. Additionally, dozens of volunteers gave nearly 3,300 hours of their time to…

Hamm Pavilion Classroom Opened at Coogan Farm

27 Aug 2015, Posted by Elissa Bass in Coogan Farm

The Hamm Pavilion Classroom was officially opened during a sunset ceremony before nearly 100 guests Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015 at the Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center’s Coogan Farm. The Hamm Pavilion Classroom is a cornerstone of the Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center’s plan for Coogan Farm. Generously…

Update: Coogan Farm Project

15 Jun 2015, Posted by Elissa Bass in Coogan Farm

What’s happening at Coogan Farm? The transformation of Coogan Farm into the Nature & Heritage Center began in May, and is moving right along! So far in the farmhouse: Interior demolition of second floor, first floor and basement. Structural reframing of second floor. Exterior demolition…