DPNC Program Cancellation Policy: Pre-registration allows the Nature Center to secure staffing and materials for programs, so that we may best serve you. We require pre-registration and pre-payment for most programs in order to reserve a space. If DPNC cancels a program, you will receive a full refund. If you withdraw from a program more than 4 days in advance, you will receive a refund less a 25% administrative fee. Withdrawals within 4 days of a program are not refundable. Preregistration for all programs is always recommended. Walk-ins should be prepared to pay by check or with exact change for programs at Coogan Farm, off-site, or after hours, and may be turned away if program is full.

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September 2017

Fall Eager Explorers, (ages 2 ½ -5), at DPNC

September 20 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center, 109 Pequotsepos Road
Mystic,CT06355United States
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(full series registration only)Our Fall Eager Explorers is a popular start for children ready to try a class on their own. Each class brings discovery as we focus on what we can find and learn outside in nature. We'll learn about a different natural theme…

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Pursuit of Hoppiness: Intro to Homebrewing, at Coogan Farm

September 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Coogan Farm, 162 Greenmanville Ave.
Mystic,CT06355United States
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Wednesday, September 20 7-9 p.m.Saturday, September 23, 12:30-2:30pm, Saturday, October 7 12:30-2:30 p.m. $60 per participant / 3 class series. Must be 21+ Join us to learn how to brew your own beer with homebrewer Tim Magee. Working with raw materials, you'll be taken through…

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International Day of Peace, Adults, Peace Sanctuary, Mystic

September 21 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Peace Sanctuary, 233 River Road
Mystic,CT06355United States
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(Free). The United Nations International Day of Peace provides an opportunity for all individuals to come together in spirit and action to forward the ideals of and conditions for peace. This global day of peace is observed worldwide in cities, towns and villages. Join us…

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Natural Art with Nature Nik (ages 7-10), at Coogan Farm

September 21 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Coogan Farm Art Barn, 162 Greenmanville Avenue
Mystic,06355United States
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This fun and artistic adventure will be led by educator Nikki Boushee. This course seeks to explore nature in creative and unusual ways. Using STEAM standards and artistic principles, we will fuse art and nature to make new masterpieces and inventions to enhance both our…

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Swarms of Swallows- Boat trip on the Lower CT River

September 21 @ 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Eagle Landing State Park, 14 Little Meadow Rd
Haddam,CTUnited States
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During late summer and early autumn, thousands of migrating swallows congregate in lower CT River Valley. By boat, we will witness huge flocks of trees swallows as they arrive from all directions to roost for the night. At dusk, thousands of birds perform a ballet…

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Fall Eager Explorers, (ages 2 ½ -5), at DPNC

September 22 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center, 109 Pequotsepos Road
Mystic,CT06355United States
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(full series registration only). Our Fall Eager Explorers is a popular start for children ready to try a class on their own. Each class brings discovery as we focus on what we can find and learn outside in nature. We'll learn about a different natural…

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Gungywamp Tour, Adult and Family

September 22 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Gungywamp is an area of natural and cultural interest. It has rocky ridges, glacial erratics and swamps along with enigmatic stone shelters and structures whose use and origin are open to interpretation. Walk with us through the woods and absorb the mysteries of Gungywamp. This…

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Oswegatchie Hills Hike, Adult and Family

September 23 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Oswegatchie Hills, 10 Memorial Park Dr
East Lyme,CT06371United States
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Start your day with a challenging hike as we explore Oswegatchie Hills in Niantic. The hills, ledges and old quarry are incredible sites to take in as we look for flora and fauna preparing for the change of seasons.

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Pursuit of Hoppiness: Intro to Homebrewing, at Coogan Farm

September 23 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Coogan Farm, 162 Greenmanville Ave.
Mystic,CT06355United States
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Wednesday, September 20 7-9 p.m.Saturday, September 23, 12:30-2:30pmSaturday, October 7 12:30-2:30 p.m.$60 per participant / 3 class series Must be 21+Join us to learn how to brew your own beer with homebrewer Tim Magee. Working with raw materials, you'll be taken through an entire brewing…

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16th Annual Wild Mushroom Festival, All Ages, at DPNC

September 24 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center, 109 Pequotsepos Road
Mystic,CT06355United States
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We'll put the fun back in fungi again this year at our Wild Mushroom Festival. This year promises to delight foragers and food enthusiasts alike with free lectures by local experts, mushroom identification walks and sampling of mushroom inspired dishes from some of the area's…

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