Sanctuary Little Library

Catherine Violet Hubbard Animal Sanctuary 8 Commerce Rd, Newtown, CT

Have you met the sanctuary's little lending library? New books about creatures, nature, love and kindness are stocked monthly...feel free to take one or leave one! The sanctuary is open from dawn to dusk and is the perfect place to find a quiet nook to...

Show Your Love Magic Monarch Valentine

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and there’s never been a better time to show each other, the animals we live with, and the world we live in that we are kind and love is everywhere This year, celebrate the people you love by...

Foreign Friends – Creatures From Far Away

Edmond Town Hall 45 Main St, Newtown, CT

Foreign Friends - Creatures from Far Away February 12, 2023 Time 2pm $5 per person Edmond Town Hall gymnasium The world is a HUGE place full of diverse creatures and unusual animals who share this planet with us. Since trekking around the globe to meet...

Newtown Spring Wildlife Panel

Newtown Community Center 8 Simpson St, Newtown, CT

NEWTOWN WILDLIFE PANEL "Safely Coexisting with Wildlife" Newtown is one of the most beautiful communities in all of Connecticut - a place where people and wildlife share a home among the woodlands, open spaces, walking trails, streams and meadows. However, finding the balance between coexisting...

Pets & Vets 101

Newtown Community Center 8 Simpson St, Newtown, CT

March 26th 12:00 - 2pm Pets & Vets 101 Newtown Community Center Join us as veterinary and animal rescue experts share their tips for caring for dogs, cats, small mammals, domestic farm animals, reptiles, amphibians and birds. Meet the animals and be "in the know"...

FrogWatch USA

Dickinson Playground Deep Brook Rd, Newtown, CT

FREE EVENT April 12, 2023 (rain date April 13th) 7:15 - 8:45pm Dickinson Park, Brushy Hill Rd. entrance just past skate park off of Deep Brook Rd, Newtown, CT Limited to 15 guests Ages: 10 and up   Did you know frogs can make different...

BACKYARD BEEKEEPING

Catherine Violet Hubbard Animal Sanctuary 8 Commerce Rd, Newtown, CT

BACKYARD BEEKEEPING  Have you heard the buzz? Backyard Beekeeping classes are in full swing at the sanctuary and there's never been a better time to learn the time-honored tradition of keeping and caring for bees. Together with Ryan, owner and expert beekeeper of Necker's Farm, we'll...

For the Llove of Llamas

Catherine Violet Hubbard Animal Sanctuary 8 Commerce Rd, Newtown, CT

April 22nd (raindate April 23) Time - 1-3pm For the LLove of LLamas $20 per family Who couldn’t fall in love with these incredible creatures? LLamas are highly intelligent and social animals with excellent survival skills. Their thick coats allow them to thrive in cool...

City Nature Challenge – 2023

Catherine Violet Hubbard Animal Sanctuary 8 Commerce Rd, Newtown, CT

FREE EVENT Join the CVH Animal Sanctuary on Sunday, April 30th from 12-2pm for the City Nature Challenge and one of a kind nature scavenger hunt & bioblitz. This event is open to all ages and pairs nature sleuths with some of the top birders, entomologists, naturalists, educators, and...

Sanctuary Goat Yoga!

Catherine Violet Hubbard Animal Sanctuary 8 Commerce Rd, Newtown, CT

Sanctuary Goat Yoga! Time: 12-1pm $30 per guest The goats are back and here to help you relax, laugh, clear your mind and build a healthier you! Who doesn't need some DEEEEP breaths and warming stretches next to some of the most adorable and playful...