6th Annual Barkhamsted Earth Day Festival
Come celebrate Natural Barkhamsted, on Sunday, April 28, 12:30-5:00 pm
Where: Peoples State Forest, Pavilion, East River Road, Barkhamsted
Co -sponsored by the Barkhamsted Conservation & Economic Development Commissions, Lion’s Club and Friends of American Legion and Peoples State Forests (FALPS)
Activities include: Falconry & Birds of Prey Show from 4 to 5 p.m.
Presented by Christine’s Critters
Join the Lions Club in the morning for a River Cleanup.
Kids build flying squirrel nesting boxes with Friends of American Legion and Peoples State Forests (FALPS).
Talk to experts and pickup handouts on native plants that attract birds, Monarch butterflies, beekeeping, bears and other wild animals,trees, fish, salamanders, turtles, snakes and loads of other interesting things. Kids - collect river insects or make a walking stick! Learn about wetlands, the Farmington River and how to keep them clean.
Free hot dogs, munchies, baked goods and music by The Travelin’ Trout.