Calendar of Events
Sunday at the Sanctuary
Sunday, March 18, 2018
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
The Catherine Violet Hubbard Animal Sanctuary invites you to join us for:
HISTORIC STONE WALLS FOR WILDLIFE
Serving as habitats for hundreds of years, these stone walls are home to many species who rely
upon them for survival, local migration and winter shelter.
Location: Fraser Woods Montessori School - 173 S. Main Street, Newtown
1:00-2:00 Dr. Robert Thorson, UCONN professor and founder of the Stone Wall Initiative, will
share the exciting, hidden life behind the stones! Author of the children's book, Stone Wall
Secrets, Dr. Thorson will also be signing books and answering questions.
2:00-3:00 Join Becky Newman, Education Director from Earth
Place of Westport as she introduces stone wall wildlife including
box turtles and amphibians! In addition, Master Stone Mason,
Andrew Pighills will take participants on an interactive journey
of exploration including:
" Hands-on, indoor stone wall building presentation
" Children's stone wall building activity
" How to explore, date and identify your stone walls
In case of inclement weather, please check our website for updates.
Please register at cvhfoundation.org (click events)
Adoptable animals will be onsite from CPR dogs.
Newtown, CT 06470