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Our Nature Center' Features:

80 acres of forever-wild land, nature trails, group programs
   serving Danbury, Bethel, Ridgefield, Redding, Brookfield
   and New Milford.

Our 75' x 35' Field House with seating for 75 is open when
   there is a program, or when advance notice is given.  
   The Field House features:
        Audio-visual capabilty
        Lab tables with 20 compound microscopes
        30 individual storage spaces for students
        The Pawloski collection of local rocks and minerals
        A nature and science library

Outdoor Features:
        Three educational trails
        Two limestone quarries used until 1912
        Wetlands and a stream for water wildlife and plant studies
        A restored field to attract songbirds
        A fireplace built by the Girl and Boy Scouts in 1932

The Old Quarry Nature Center is proud to be
a part of The Danbury Community Network.
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