Who, What & Where We Are
To inspire an understanding of the natural world and ourselves as part of it — past, present and future.
109 Pequotsepos Road
162 Greenmanville Ave.
P.O. Box 122
Mystic, CT 06355
Phone: (860) 536-1216
Fax: (860) 536-2983
DPNC Hours and Admission
Children 12 and under: $5
Seniors 65 and older: $5
Coogan Farm Hours and Admission
Trails open dawn to dusk, free
John E. Avery Welcome Center and Nature Center Store open daily, 10am-4pm
at 162 Greenmanville Ave.
DPNC is a member of the Association of Nature Center Administrators. Reciprocal free admission is available at ANCA member centers.
Kim Hargrave – Education Director
Lori Edwards – Animal Curator / Preschool Educator
Pauline Gaucher – Summer Camp Director/Visitor & Member Services
Al Brown – Publications & Tech Support
Tricia Cunningham – Director of Development
Chelle Farrand – Volunteer Coordinator
Sanny Chacanaca – Visitor, Member Services
Sandra Lewis – Visitor, Member Services
Joe Sanda – Buildings & Grounds
Craig Floyd – Coogan Farm Manager
DPNC Board of Trustees Officers
Page Owen – President
Hilary Nasin Hardaway – Vice President
Dorrit Castle – Secretary
Rowlie Stebbins – Treasurer, Assistant
DPNC Trustees at Large
Denison Homestead Trustee