NWP Upcoming Programs
Community Garden Plot Rentals
Rent a plot in the Community Garden at Northwest Park. Raise your own produce in a 36 square-foot plot that’s been harrowed and staked out at the start of the growing season. There’s a nearby water source but gardeners need to bring their own hose and tools. $50 (Windsor residents), $60.00 (non-residents). Call 860-285-1886 to register for the season.
Evening Bird Walk
Bring your binoculars to the Evening Bird Walk at Northwest Park from 6:00PM – 7:30PM. Join the Park Manager in an after work stroll as we search for spring migrants and enjoy the lengthening daylight. All levels of experience welcome; not recommended for young children. Cancelled in inclement weather. Free.
Yoga in the Park
Join Blue Moon Yoga for Yoga in the Park on Wednesday nights (May 29 to June 26) from 6:30PM to 7:45PM. Learn breathing techniques, yoga postures and experience the benefits of 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 Registration needed. For more information, call 860-285-1886.
Butterflies & Their Gardens
June 8: Come out to Northwest Park to learn about Butterflies & Their Gardens as we welcome these migrating pollinators back to Windsor. Connecticut-based author, illustrator, & naturalist, John Himmelman will discuss butterfly families and species, lifecycles, finding butterflies, and creating butterfly habitats. Himmelman has written and illustrated many books for adults and children on a wide variety of natural history subjects. Books may be available for purchase and signing on the date of the visit. Free program, sponsored by the Friends of Northwest Park. 860-285-1886.