New Pond Farm


Adult Programs

Registration is required for all programs.
Please register online or by calling (203) 938-2117.

Please read our updated protocols before registering.

Updated Safety Protocols

Pruning & Practices

Saturday, March 13
9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Join Claire Matzke and Lenny Marcari for Pruning 101! After an enjoyable morning of instruction in our Learning Center, you will head outside for a hands-on lesson. Claire is a graduate of the UCONN Master Gardener Program and Lenny has been a state licensed Arborist for 20 years, a member of the CT Tree Protective Association, and he is currently the Gardens and Grounds manager at the Bartlett Arboretum in Stamford. Bring your pruners and your lopers and learn from the pros the why, when and how to properly prune your trees and shrubs!

    $20 per member, $25 per non-member

This program is limited to 6 masked adults.

Please Register Here

Introduction to Fly Tying for Adults Part 2

Saturday, March 20
2 – 3 p.m.
Join Program Director, Tim Laughlin, for the next step in his introduction to fly tying. If you have tied a Woolly Bugger you are now ready to tie the Adams Fly. It’s the perfect time to add new skills to your fly-tying skill set. Take home your finished product and add it to your fly-box!

All materials and equipment will be provided. Part 1 is not required, but is recommended. Program limited to 6 participants to maintain proper social distancing.

Masks will be required.

    $12 per member, $15 per non-member

Please Register Here

Please take a look at some of the
nature activities and videos we have put together.

If you would like to view samples of past programs, past calendars can be found here.