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Forest Bathing

When: 
Saturday, November 23, 2019 - 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Where: 
James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
23 Potter Road
Hampton, Connecticut 06247
Event Type: 
Outdoor Recreation
Audience: 
All are welcome
Adults
Seniors
Teenagers
Event Description: 

Regan Stacey is part of the Goodwin Master Naturalist program and is trained in forest bathing, also known as shinrin-yoku.  Forest bathing originated in Japan fifty years ago as a way to improve the health of its citizens.  Today it is popular around the globe for its health benefits and nature connection. Enjoy a day on the land - slow down, notice, take in the forest and celebrate with a tea ceremony.  Dress warmly.  Please bring a folding stool or mat, some will be provided.  Rain or shine.

Inclement Weather: 
Call the center.
Registration Fee: 
FREE
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP required
For Questions, Contact: 
Lena Ives
(860) 455-9534

This event is jointly sponsored by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA), Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks, and Friends of Goodwin Forest.

The James L. Goodwin Forest and Conservation Center were gifts to the people of Connecticut from James L. Goodwin, one of America's first professional foresters and a long-time CFPA Board Member. The Center is jointly managed by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA) and the Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks. For more information, select here.