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Living and Breathing Nature at Acadia National Park and Beyond

When: 
Sunday, October 29, 2017 - 10:00am - 11:30am
Where: 
James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
23 Potter Road
Hampton, Connecticut 06247
Event Type: 
Presentation
Audience: 
All are welcome
Event Description: 

Join Connecticut nature writer Katherine Hauswirth, author of The Book of Noticing: Collections and Connections on the Trail, for a talk on her writing residency experiences, most recently at Acadia National Park in Maine. Katherine will read from her book, share some photos from Acadia and other local natural places, and a time for questions and a book signing.

Katherine’s writing focuses on connection and contemplation inspired by the natural world. She has been published in The Christian Science Monitor, The Day, Orion online, Whole Life Times, Connecticut Woodlands, Shoreline Times, Seasons, and The Wayfarer. Her blog, First Person Naturalist, is a reflection on experiencing and learning about nature. Katherine’s writing has been awarded with artist residencies at Connecticut Audubon’s Trail Wood sanctuary in Hampton, and Acadia National Park in Maine. 

Inclement Weather: 
Rain or shine
Registration Fee: 
FREE
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP recommended
For Questions, Contact: 
Jasper Sha
(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.