NWP Upcoming Programs

Upcoming Programs at Northwest Park

July 10: Northwest Park invites you and your family to come and enjoy Family Campfire Night for storytelling, a “nature’s moment” and the traditional roasting of marshmallows all while you’re gathered around a glowing campfire from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM. Tonight’s theme is Nocturnal Wonders. Please bring a blanket for sitting.  Children age 2 and under are free. Rain cancels.  $3.00 Windsor residents, $5.00 non-residents. 860-285-1886.  

July 11: Join Blue Moon Yoga for Yoga in the Park from 6:30 PM to 7:45 PM.   Learn breathing techniques, yoga postures and experience essential oils. You will leave relaxed and energized. Bring a mat and blanket and come experience open flow yoga for all levels. $10.00 Windsor resident, $15.00 non-resident, Registration needed.  860-285-1886.

July 18: Join Blue Moon Yoga for Yoga in the Park from 6:30 PM to 7:45 PM.   Learn breathing techniques, yoga postures and experience essential oils. You will leave relaxed and energized. Bring a mat and blanket and come experience open flow yoga for all levels. $10.00 Windsor resident, $15.00 non-resident. Registration needed.  860-285-1886.

July 21: Spend the night at Northwest Park’s Campout under the Stars beginning at 4:00 PM on Saturday through 9:00 AM on Sunday at the Northwest Park “Great Meadow.” Join us for guided activities during the day and night, enjoy picnic style dinner, with the traditional roasting of marshmallows and a light breakfast. Don’t have a tent? No problem. Tents are available on a first come, first served basis. $20.00 Windsor resident, $25.00 non-resident, Family $60.00 Windsor residents, $70.00 non-residents. Registration needed. 860- 285-1886.

July 24: Northwest Park invites you and your family to come and enjoy Family Campfire Night as we explore astronomy through storytelling, star hopping and the traditional roasting of marshmallows all while you’re gathered around a glowing campfire from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM. Please bring a blanket for sitting.  Rain cancels.  $3.00 Windsor residents, $5.00 non-residents.  Children age 2 and under are free.  860-285-1886.

July 25: Join Blue Moon Yoga for Yoga in the Park from 6:30 PM to 7:45 PM.   Learn breathing techniques, yoga postures and experience essential oils. You will leave relaxed and energized. Bring a mat and blanket and come experience open flow yoga for all levels. $10.00 Windsor resident, $15.00 non-resident.  Registration needed.  860-285-1886.

July 26: This month’s Northwest Park Nature Book Club discussion will be on The Hour of Land by Terry Tempest Williams. Discussions are held on the 4th Thursday of the month in the Nature Center from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM.  $5.00 donation suggested to support environmental education programs.  860-285-1886.

August 4:  Canoe Adventure.  Visit Northwest Park from 9:00 AM to noon for an adventure with nature and canoeing, learn about our local waterways and the plants and animals that call them home.   This adventure is for ages 6 and above.  No canoeing experience is necessary, however, there will not be a staff member in your canoe.  The staff will be available before and during canoeing to observe and assist you with your paddling abilities.  Canoes, paddles and PFDs will be provided.  $15.00 Windsor residents, $20.00 non-residents. 860-285-1886.

August 23: This month’s Northwest Park Nature Book Club discussion will be on The Bees by Laline Paull. Discussions are held on the 4th Thursday of the month in the Nature Center from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM.  $5.00 donation suggested to support environmental education programs.  860-285-1886.

September 15: The Friends of Northwest Park present the 36th Annual Country Fair from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM at Northwest Park. Hold the date!