Upcoming Events

September Events:

  • Sunday, September 16th, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., “Hawk Watch” with John Weeks Meet at Big Springs Youth Camping Area on Greenwoods Road, Peoples State Forest, Barkhamsted, CT walk will be along the Jessie Gerard Trail, come for the day or for an hour Bring Binoculars, rain cancels.
  • Friday, September 21st,  6:30-7:30 p.m. Final 2018 FALPS Friday Night at the Pavilion “The Old Leatherman” with Master Wildlife Conservationist, Shirley Sutton, Matthies Grove Pavilion, Peoples State Forest, East River Road, Barkhamsted, CT.
  • Sunday, September 23rd,  1-2:30 p.m.FALPS 4th Annual Meeting, Keynote Speaker, David Sinish–Celebrating the West Branch of the Farmington River and the 50th anniversary of the National Wild & Scenic Rivers Act ● Meet at Matthies Grove Pavilion, Peoples State Forest, East River Road, Barkhamsted, CT.

October Events: 

  • Sunday, October 28th,  1-3 p.m.,  FALPS’ Camping Skills & 10 Essential Items Backpacking Fundamentals” Meet at Matthies Grove Picnic Area, Peoples State Forest, East River Road, Barkhamsted, CT.

August Events:

  • Saturday August 11th, 8:00 p.m. on…
    “S’mores, Meteors and Tales” at Matthies Grove Pavilion, Peoples State Forest, Barkhamsted.
  • Friday August 17th, 6:30 to 7:30 pm
    FALPS Friday Night at the Pavilion “Insects & Spiders” with DEEP Wildlife Biologist, Laura Rogers-Castro.

Past Events