Our Upcoming Events

Our calendar shows all upcoming walks, social events and meetings.

Almost all Trust programs are free of charge; however, we welcome your donation so we can continue bringing you great outdoor and conservation activities and events.

  • February 9, 2019


    2:00 pm: Valentines for Volunteers

    Thoreau

    We celebrate our volunteers with an afternoon tea. (Look for a post card in the mail.)

    Share it with Henry David Thoreau at the Knowlton Memorial Hall on Route 44 next to Ashford Town Hall.

    (Snow date - February 10)


  • March 14, 2019


    7:00 pm: Board of Trustees Meeting

  • March 30, 2019


    10:00 am: Go fly a kite! (literally)

    Come fly your kite at the Hubbard Preserve in Chaplin! Award for longest flying and most original; kite repair available.

    This event is co-sponsored by Chaplin and Mansfield Public Libraries.


  • April 13, 2019


    4:00 pm: Annual meeting

    Attend the Trust's annual meeting at the Windham Center Firehouse, 18 Windham Center Road. (Here's a map.)

    Rub elbows with fellow JT members in a fun and informative afternoon. There will, of course, be the annual awards presentations and a speaker on how climate change is affecting northeastern Connecticut.


  • April 27, 2019


    10:00 am: Excursion to Walden Pond

    Excursion to Walden Pond with Robert Thorson.
    Email Nancy at [email protected] for more details.


  • May 4, 2019


    10:00 am: Wild Flower Walk at Pigeon Swamp

    Join Deb Russel at Pigeon Swamp Preserve on May 4th for a wildflower walk.
    sign up at [email protected]


  • May 5, 2019


    2:00 pm: May Pole Celebration at Atwood Farm

    Join the Mansfield Middle School Fiddlers at Atwood Farm on May 5th to celebrate the May Pole.


  • May 9, 2019


    7:00 pm: Board of Trustees Meeting

  • June 8, 2019


    12:00 pm: Open House at Atwood Farm

    Come see the newest Exhibits, tour the outbuildings, weave at the weavers cottage and tour the orchard.