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Pataki, Salazar to be honored for conservation work

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Press release: GOV. GEORGE PATAKI, KENNETH SALAZAR & JOHN FITZPATRICK TO RECEIVE HIGHEST AUDUBON CT HONORS AT THE “CONSERVATION KNOWS NO PARTY, PARTY” Wednesday, April 30 at 6:30pm The Belle Haven Club in Greenwich, CT WHAT: On April 30, 2014, leading conservationists and philanthropists will gather at The Belle Haven Club to honor former New […] [Read More]
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Colorful birds subject of Audubon talk

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Think there’s nothing more to bird coloring than the blue jay or the robin redbreast? Think again. The Greenwich Audubon will host the talk “Birds are more colorful than they look” from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 15. Bob Montgomerie, PhD, a widely recognized leader in the study of plumage color in birds, will […] [Read More]
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You can order a  gift certificate for a personalized tour of the Audubon sanctuary in Greenwich led by senior naturalist Ted Gilman.

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Audubon Greenwich has a new holiday gift offering: You can purchase a gift certificate for a personalized tour of the Audubon sanctuary in Greenwich led by senior naturalist Ted Gilman. The tour may be scheduled any time of year, and up to ten guests will have the chance to explore the enchanted treasures of this […] [Read More]
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Greenwich Audubon offering 10 percent discount on art

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The Oppenheimer Gallery at Audubon Greenwich is offering a 10 percent discount on all its John James Audubon art prints to friends and supporters for the Christmas season. Oppenheimer has Audubon’s 50 best Octavos and the 50 best of the New York Historical Society watercolors available for viewing at the Audubon Greenwich center. The Audubon’s […] [Read More]
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Solarize Greenwich workshop tonight at Audubon Center

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Solarize Greenwich installer, Renewable Resources Energy Solutions, will be hosting  an informational workshop for residents looking to take advantage of the solar-adoption program. Having recently passed into the third pricing tier, the installation costs reached their lowest point last week and are expected to drop further in the coming month. Interested parties are encouraged to […] [Read More]

Audubon Family Day and Holiday Sale

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The Greenwich Audubon, 613 Riversville Road, will host a family nature day and holiday gift sale from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Enjoy nature-themed classes, take a hike, shop or simply take in the views from Kimberlin Nature Education Center and Nature Gift Store. You can also enjoy special hot chocolate and the new […] [Read More]

Workshop on Solarize Greenwich offered

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Homeowners interested in learning more about the town’s Solarize Greenwich initiative are invited to an informal workshop from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4 at the Greenwich Audubon Center, 613 Riversville Road, Greenwich. Officially launched on Oct. 2, Solarize Greenwich has already generated over 170 inquiries from residents interested in a free home assessment […] [Read More]

Watching hawks like, um, a hawk at Audubon

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Audubon Greenwich, 613 Riversville Road, will host the “Quaker Ridge Hawk Watch” seasonal summary and celebration Thursday from 6 to 9 p.m. in Kiernan Hall, inside the Kimberlin Nature Education Center. The event starts at 6 with appetizers and other refreshments, with a presentation at 7. Speakers include new Audubon Greenwich Center Director Michelle Frankel, […] [Read More]
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Greenwich Audubon hosts talk on pollinators

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Audubon Greenwich, 613 Riversville Road, will host the talk “Importance of Biodiversity and Pollinators in Farming” from 6 to 9 p.m. today. Native insect pollinators (i.e. bees and their ilk) are increasingly being appreciated as an important resource for 21st center agriculture. Kelly Gill — pollinator conservation specialist for the Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation […] [Read More]
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Sit. Stay. Meditate

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From 1 to 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 10 the Greenwich Audubon will host “Sitting on Purpose: An Introduction to the Art of Sit Spot.” The ancient practice of Sit Spot is a form of daily meditation that takes a person out of their head and puts them into their senses. Unlike other forms of meditation, […] [Read More]