Adult Programs

The New Canaan Nature Center provides a wide variety of programming for adults. Pre-registration is recommended.

To register for NYBG classes please call (718) 817-8748 or call (800) 322-6924 and ask for the Continuing Education Department.

For all other programs and classes please call (203) 966-9577. Visa, MasterCard and American Express accepted.


Winter Farmer's Market in the Greenhouse
Every Tuesday
January 27- March 31
11:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.

NEW this year! Plan your visit to the NCNC Farmers Market around some fun activities in the Greenhouse for your shopping assistants:

• February 17: Ms. Lizzie and her guitar for a sing along (1:00-1:45)
• March 17: Boil Down out at the Sugar Shack and possibly a maple-themed craft (all day)
• March 31: Bee Antenna craft as a celebration of spring (all day)

Come shop for local winter produce & sundries from Connecticut based vendors.

Participants include*:
Bridget’s Breads: Gluten free baked goods
Bongo and Capacci: Gourmet pasta
Carrot Top Kitchens: Pickles and hummus
Du Soleil: fine cuisine
Farm2Jar No-Grain-Ola: Granola with CT farm fresh ingredients
Gazy Brothers Farm: Seasonal produce
Goatboy Soaps: Soaps and lotions
Metro Crops LLC: Organic greens
Moorefield Herb Farm: Plants
Ox Hollow Farm: Humanely raised meat and eggs
Paul’s Custom Pet Food- Food grade pet food
Whistle Stop Bakery: Pies and pastries
* subject to change

The market is open to the public.


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Upcoming Youth & Family Programs

Friday Family Fun Night: Boil Down Under the Stars
Friday, March 6
6:30 - 8:00 P.M.
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Boil Down Fridays
Friday, March 6 - the end of Syrup Season
10:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.
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Syrup Saturday &
Pancake Brunch
Saturday, March 21
10:30 A.M. - 1:30 P.M.
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The Great Egg Hunt & Spring Celebration
Friday & Saturday, March 27 & 28
Saturday, April 2
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