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Napinar: Adopt a Tree

When: 
Friday, January 29, 2021 - 1:30pm - Saturday, January 30, 2021 - 1:45pm
Connecticut
Event Type: 
Presentation
Audience: 
All are welcome
Adults
Families
Teenagers
Event Description: 

While your young child is napping, join our napinar to learn a fun nature-based family activity. When your child wakes up, it’s time for outdoor fun!

Give your kids or students control over this activity, where they get to choose their own tree to adopt in your yard or in a public park or forest. This encourages kids to investigate the differences in trees, from their bark to their leaves/needles and their seeds. They’ll enjoy making the decisions on their own, with your guided questions on how they think each tree is unique or special. This is also a wonderful long-term activity where your kids can see how their adopted tree changes throughout the year.

Materials needed: none

Registration is required.

If you DO NOT receive a confirmation email within one hour of registration please CHECK YOUR SPAM. Several people have reported our emails going directly to their spam boxes.

Zoom links will be sent separately, one week before- and on the day of- each webinar. If your confirmation email went to spam then the Zoom link will also go to spam. If you have any issues please contact me at Meaghan.rondeau@ct.gov

Registration Fee: 
FREE
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP required
For Questions, Contact: 
Meg Rondeau
8604559534

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.