- Open enrollment begins for all NRT summer programs on March 1st, including Sheep Pasture Nature Camp, Sheep Pasture Leadership Youth Program, and Kneehigh Adventures. Sessions for all summer programs generally fill well before sessions begin, so register early to make sure you get the sessions you would like.
- Applications for crafters, vendors, and sponsors for the 2019 NRT Farm Festival are available for download on the Farm Festival page! Click here to learn more about the event and opportunities to partner with NRT at the festival in 2019.
- NRT's Spring Nature Power Hour for pre-k children returns on Tuesdays: March 5, 12, 19, & 26 and April 2. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Registration forms available by clicking here.
- Daylight savings time begins on March 10th! Don't forget to change your clocks!
- Save the date! 2019's first Family Science Outing meets on March 21st at 5:30 pm at the NRT Carriage House. All are welcome, and hike portion is appropriate for all ability levels. This month's topic is Owl Prowl! Come learn all about local owls and hike at Sheep Pasture to see if any owls are hooooting nearby.
- Learn to make your own soap! NRT will be hosting Tiny Forest Soap Company on March 23rd for a soap making class at the Carriage House at Sheep Pasture! Pre-registration is required through Tiny Forest Soap Company. Please contact them directly to register, as NRT is not coordinating registration for this event. Click here to learn more.
- Registration opens for the April vacation program at NRT on March 13th. Space is limited and pre-registration is required, so be sure to register early to make sure you have a spot!
- NRT's Harvest Fair crafter application is available online. Click here for the downloadable application.
- NRT's April vacation program will be held on April 16- 18, 2019 for students in grades K-5. There are two sessions to choose from, and pre-registration is required. For downloadable registration forms and more information, click here.
- Registration open for Sheep Pasture Nature Camp, Leadership Youth Program, and Kneehigh Adventures. Many sessions fill early, so please register to make sure you get the sessions you want in 2019!
- Don't forget about the summer! Registration is open for NRT summer programs, including SPNC, Leadership Youth program, and Kneehigh Adventures pre-K drop off program. Each program's registration forms and session information is available on program webpages. Pre-registration is required for all programs, and sessions fill early.
- Don't forget to join us on April 18, 2019 for the April Family Science Outing, Celebrating Earth Day Early! Everyone meets @ 5:30 pm near the Carriage House. For more information, visit the Family Science Outings page by clicking here.
- Crafter applications due at NRT office for the 2019 NRT Harvest and Craft Fair by April 30, 2019. All applications are available online on the Harvest Fair event page. If you have any questions, please contact the NRT office.
- May 4, 2019 from 10 am - 2 pm NRT's Spring Farm Festival held at Sheep Pasture. Everyone welcome! For admission fees and other information, visit the NRT's Farm Festival page by clicking here. Enter Sheep Pasture at 261 Main Street for parking. Rain date 5/18 (will be posted on NRT's home page and Facebook page if needed!)
- Registration open for Sheep Pasture Nature Camp, Leadership Youth Program, and Kneehigh Adventures. Many sessions fill early, so please register to make sure you get the sessions you want in 2019! Payments for all sessions due in full by June 1st.
- May 16th @ 5:30 pm Join NRT staff for a spring Family Science Outing. Appropriate for all ages, meets at the NRT Carriage House at 5:30. Does include some easy trail walking during the program, so please wear comfortable outdoor clothing. Details and future outing dates available by clicking here. Questions? Contact us any time.
Looking AHEAD IN 2019 - SAVE THE DATES
June 1, 2019 Crafter jury at the NRT Carriage House for crafter applicants for 2019 Harvest and Craft Fair
June 1, 2019 Camp balances due in full. New registrations must be paid in full after June 1st.
June 9, 2018 Trail Morning at Sheep Pasture! Come volunteer and help make a difference by cleaning trails, collecting litter, and general groundskeeping help. Meet at the Carriage House at 10 am. Children welcome, accompanied by an adult. Please wear sturdy shoes and work clothes. Gloves will be available. Drizzle or shine, cancelled if raining.
June 13, 2019 Family Science Outing at Sheep Pasture, begins at 5:30 pm. Meet at the Carriage House.
June 21, 2019 SPNC Open House from 4:00-6:00 pm. Meet the staff for the 2019 camp season.
June 23, 2019 Trail Afternoon at Sheep Pasture! Come volunteer and help make a difference by cleaning trails, collecting litter, and general groundskeeping help. Meet at the Carriage House at noon. Children welcome, accompanied by an adult. Please wear sturdy shoes and work clothes. Gloves will be available. Drizzle or shine, cancelled if raining.
July 18, 2019 Family Science Outing at Sheep Pasture, begins at 5:30 pm. Meet at the Carriage House.
August 2019 Non-profit organization forms for Harvest Fair available for download online
Can't find the information you were looking for? Contact the NRT and a staff member will be happy to help you.