Group Programs for Children & Young Adults at Allens Pond

Kids ponding during April Vacation program at Allens Pond Wildlife Sanctuary

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Allen’s Pond offers a variety of fun and educational nature-based programs for Scout troops, birthdays, homeschools, and more.
Experienced naturalists will engage and guide participants as they explore the varied habitats and wildlife that make Allen’s Pond such a wonderful outdoor classroom.

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Homeschool Programs

Our programs are designed to encourage children to interact with the environment through nature exploration and science-based learning. Group building activities and games encourage cooperation and having fun in the outdoors. Many of our school programs can be adapted to meet the needs of homeschool groups.

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Scout Programs

Unfortunately, we are unable to offer Scout Programs at our South East sanctuaries at this time.

Allen’sPond offers programs for all levels of Girl and Boy Scouts. Our qualified educators are available to lead groups, exploring diverse habitats of the wildlife sanctuary and covering many natural history topics. We can design a program to fulfill the requirements of a specific badge. Programs are offered after school or on weekends. Ask us about opportunities for Eagle or Gold Award projects!


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Birthday Parties

Unfortunately, we are unable to host birthday parties at our South East sanctuaries at this time.

Are you looking for a great place to host your child's next birthday party? How about a location where the kids can enjoy lots of time outdoors? Allens Pond offers birthday parties that are fun, nature-themed, and educational!

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Adult birding group at Allens Pond

Group Programs for Adults

Allens Pond offers group programs for adults that feature guided walks highlighting fauna and flora in diverse habitats such as shrublands, wetlands, and vernal pools with excursions to the Westport River.

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