Winter Wildlife Prep

Because of the increase in COVID-19 cases in the state, we're having to move this talk inside on Zoom. If you're a little intimidated about using Zoom on your computer or device, don't worry--it's perfectly safe. There are a few ways to access this talk on Sunday, November 8th at 3 p.m. If you already... Continue Reading →

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Bog Bridges Bolster Trails

FALPS' Board members and other volunteers have been working diligently this spring, summer and fall to prepare the trails for when the drought subsides. There are many parts of our trails that get very damp during normal precipitation years and these bog bridges help folks travel across these wet areas. Building these bridges requires heavy... Continue Reading →

Come join FALPS and prize-winning artist Deborah Leonard for a fascinating glimpse of how to find landscapes in nature. Bring a mask and a chair, if you'd like--even a sketch pad--and Deborah will discuss how to paint in nature.

Raptors on the River

Mark your calendars for this very special event!! Many of you know Christine's Critters from our Barkhamsted Earth Day Nature Festival which, we unfortunately had to cancel this year because of the pandemic. We are delighted to invite you to her Birds of Prey Show this coming Sunday, October 11th at 1 p.m. and 3... Continue Reading →

FALPS’ Annual Meeting

It's that time of year again for the Friends of American Legion and Peoples State Forests annual meeting., Sunday, September 20th at 1 p.m. at the Pavilion in Matthies Grove in Peoples State Forests. We'd like to encourage members and non-members to come and see what we've accomplished this year, hear about events gone by,... Continue Reading →

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