KIDS: The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station

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Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station - Plant Science Day - August 8, 2018 - Free Admission!


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Wednesday, August 8, 2018, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM (Gates open at 9:30 a.m.)
Lockwood Farm, 890 Evergreen Avenue, Hamden, CT 06518-2361
Free Admission!
 
  • Barn Displays
  • 60 Field Plots and Exhibits
  • Technical Demonstrations
  • Bird and Butterfly Garden
  • Plant Diagnosis
  • Insect Identification
  • Questions Answered
  • Passport for Children


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Welcome to the 108th Plant Science Day and Lockwood Farm!

When you visit the Plant Science Day, you will receive a special PASSPORT to help you enjoy and explore Plant Science Day.

Visit the 6 different stations located throughout the Farm and receive a special stamp for your PASSPORT at each station.

Once your PASSPORT is filled with all the stamps, you can go to the Kids Korner tent and receive a prize!
 
 
 
 
{Children at a Table on teh Farm}
    
{Children in the Field on the Farm with a Cow}
 
 
{A Girl on the Farm Looking in a Microscope}
   
{Boys on the Farm with Bee Exhibit}
    
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The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station (CAES) prohibits discrimination in all of its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, ancestry, national origin, sex, religious creed, age, political beliefs, sexual orientation, criminal conviction record, genetic information, learning disability, present or past history of mental disorder, mental retardation or physical disability including but not limited to blindness, or marital or family
status. To file a complaint of discrimination, write Director, The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station, P.O. Box 1106, New Haven, CT 06504, or call (203) 974-8440. CAES is an equal opportunity provider and
employer.
 
Persons with disabilities who require alternate means of communication of program information should contact the Chief of Services at (203) 974-8442 (voice); (203) 974-8502 (FAX); or Michael.Last@ct.gov  (email).
 
 
Directions to Lockwood Farm

From Wilbur Cross Parkway (Route 15) Traveling North: Take Exit 61, Whitney Avenue. Turn right off the exit and go north for 2.3 miles. Turn left onto Evergreen Avenue, go 0.1 mile and turn right onto Kenwood Avenue. The farm is on the left; enter the second driveway.
 
From Wilbur Cross Parkway (Route 15) Traveling South: Take Exit 62, Whitney Avenue. Turn right off the exit and go north for 2.2 miles. Turn left onto Evergreen Avenue, go 0.1 mile and turn right onto Kenwood Avenue. The farm is on the left; enter the second driveway.

From Interstate 91 Traveling North: Take Exit 10. Follow the Route 40 connector for 3.1 miles. Turn right onto Whitney Avenue (Route 10) and go north for 0.6 miles. Turn left onto Evergreen Avenue, go 0.1 mile and turn right onto Kenwood Avenue. The farm is on the left; enter the second driveway.
 
From Interstate 91 Traveling South: Take Exit 10. Follow the Route 40 connector for 3.0 miles. Turn right onto Whitney Avenue (Route 10) and go north for 0.6 miles. Turn left onto Evergreen Avenue, go 0.1 mile and turn right onto Kenwood Avenue. The farm is on the left; enter the second driveway.
 
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For additional information, contact the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station at (203) 974-8500. Toll free statewide (877) 855-2237, or on the web at https://www.ct.gov/caes/cwp/view.asp?a=2824&q=602278
 
 
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