Survival Snowshoes

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January 05, 2013


Connecticut Audubon Society


Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult

$15 per child/adult team

Event description: This instructional class provides children with all the basics to fashion a pair of back country snowshoes. Participants will make an actual pair of decorative snowshoes constructed from white pine boughs. While the snowshoes are really for decorative purposes, the skills learned can be used to make an emergency pair of snowshoes. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult. To register call ext.109.

Address: 2325 Burr St.
Fairfield, CT 06824
Phone: 203-259-6305

About Connecticut Audubon Society

The Connecticut Audubon Society conserves Connecticut’s environment through science-based education and advocacy focused on the state’s bird populations and habitats. Founded in 1898, The Connecticut Audubon Society operates nature facilities in Fairfield, Milford, Glastonbury and Pomfret, an EcoTravel office in Essex and an Environmental Advocacy program in Hartford. Connecticut Audubon Society manages 19 wildlife sanctuaries around the state, preserves over 2,600 acres of open space in Connecticut and educates over 200,000 children and adults annually. Working exclusively in the state of Connecticut for over 100 years, Connecticut Audubon is an independent organization, not affiliated with any national or governmental group. - See more at: