Stamford Museum & Nature Center’s Sunday Farm Market Returns Through November 7

June 30, 2021

Stamford, Conn. — Summer has arrived, and with it has come a new season of the Stamford Museum & Nature Center’s Sunday Farm Market, held weekly each Sunday through November 7, from 10 a.m.– 2 p.m. in the SM&NC’s spacious and convenient North Lot at 151 Scofieldtown Road. As always, admission to the Farm Market…

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With a vet on speakerphone, Stamford Museum & Nature Center farm manager helped two baby goats be born

May 4, 2021

by Veronica Delvalle, Stamford Advocate | Read original article here STAMFORD — Everybody loves baby animals; they’re cute, they’re soft and they remind people that the world — despite a life-altering pandemic and a year of solitude — can be a fundamentally beautiful place. Especially when they are baby goats named after breakfast foods. “I…

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Career Pathways for Nature-Based Educators

March 8, 2021

By: Alyson Morris, CJB Network — Mar 01, 2021 Nature centers are a great place for environmental educators to build a career. Often located on preserves, nature centers connect people to the natural world by erasing the walls of the traditional classroom. Educators at these organizations develop and use innovative, hands-on, methods to enhance the public’s…

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Animals at Stamford Museum & Nature Center welcome visitors

January 14, 2021

by Tyler Sizemore / Hearst Connecticut Media STAMFORD — Looking to meet at menagerie of animals? Look no farther than the Stamford Museum & Nature Center. The Heckscher Farm at the Museum & Nature Center features a maple sugar house, an organic farm and dozens of animals, including a Jacob ram, a highland cow and…

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An Accessible Boardwalk Trail In Connecticut, The Wheels In The Woods Trail Is Full Of Enchanting Views

October 26, 2020

ONLY IN YOUR STATE Connecticut by Elisa Regulski The Stamford Museum and Nature Center is home to gorgeous views, fascinating wildlife, and historical homes. But these aren’t the only exciting attractions inside this beloved Connecticut destination. Here, you’ll also find The Wheels In The Woods Trail, a completely accessible boardwalk trail that’s surrounded by astonishing sights. Call up…

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Coast2CoastwithKids: Stamford Museum & Nature Center in Connecticut

July 30, 2020

JULY 27, 2020 | Read original article The Stamford Museum and Nature Center in Stamford, Connecticut is practically in my backyard and yet it’s taken me almost 12 years to visit! We’ve felt most comfortable visiting outdoor locations due to the COVID 19 pandemics, so this seemed like the perfect time to explore the…

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Stamford Museum & Nature Center welcomes animal babies in the coronavirus era

March 30, 2020

CT Insider | Stamford AdvocateBy Meredith Guinness March 27, 2020 STAMFORD — While humans are adapting to a new lifestyle with the coronavirus, it was business as usual for Mother Nature at the Stamford Museum & Nature Center, which welcomed two baby lambs Thursday morning. The twin girls — tentatively named Raven and Magpie — debuted…

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Bugs for breakfast? An Edible Insect Taste Test

February 21, 2020

NEW YORK — Would you eat bugs for breakfast? The PIX11 Morning News team tried some edible insects, courtesy of the Stamford Museum & Nature Center. Betty Nguyen, Dan Mannarino, Marysol Castro and Ben Aaron took their pick of meal worms, super meal worms, wax worms and crickets — all drizzled in honey. There are…

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