Peoples State Forest Nature Museum Tour, August 14th, 2 p.m., Greenwoods Road (where it intersects with East River Road. Come join FALPS’ Board member and Museum curator, Erik Landgraf for a tour of the Nature Museum and the surrounding grounds. Free and open to all.
Sunday, August 28th, 2 p.m., Tracks & the Animals Who Make Them.
Peoples State Forest Nature Museum lawn, Greenwoods Road (off East River Road). Come join Master Wildlife Conservationists Peggy Lareau and FALPS Board Member Ginny Apple for this fun and interactive event. Learn tracks of wildlife in our midst, make track marks in sand and on paper, look at skulls and furs of these animals, and learn all about them. Great event for kids. Free and open to all.
FALPS’ Annual Meeting, Sunday, September 18th, 1 p.m., Pavilion at Mathies Grove, Peoples State Forest, East River Road, Barkhamsted. Please come and see what FALPS has accomplished this year and the things that we are planning the coming year. Refreshments will be served.
Soapstone Quarry hike & talk with Ken Feder, 9 a.m., September 24th. Meet at parking lot of the Elliott Bronson Trail at the beginning of Park Road where it intersects with 181. Come hike to the Soapstone Quarry and learn about the Native Americans who worked the quarry and the tools they created. Free and open to all.