Camp Foxfire

NWP Nature Center 145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT

Join us this summer for a nature adventure at Northwest Park! Camp Foxfire day camp engages children in active, field-based exploration where they can develop a deeper appreciation of nature […]

Backyard Gardening Tips

Whether you are new to kitchen gardening or an “old hand”, join us in the Organic Demonstration Garden at Northwest Park for FREE tips, diagnoses and recommendations from the UConn […]

Free

Garden Competition

IF YOUR GARDEN IS GROWING NOW, TAKE YOUR PICTURES!!!  WE'LL PROVIDE THE MEANS TO SUBMIT THEM ON THE SITE SHORTLY. One of our favorite competitions of the NWP Country Fair […]

Snakes of Connecticut

NWP Warming Shed 145 Lang Road, Windsor

Come out to Northwest Park for a special presentation about native Snakes of Connecticut by Riverside Reptiles Education Center.  Families will have the opportunity to touch or look eye to […]

Free

Fall Edible Plants Hike

NWP Nature Center 145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT

Join naturalist Aimee Gelinas M.Ed, Director and co-founder of the Tamarack Hollow Nature & Cultural Center on a fall hike through Northwest park to learn about trees as they change […]