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Visiting Nature

Event: Ukrainian Egg Decorating (Psanky)
Place: Capen Hill Nature Sanctuary, 56 Capen Road at Visitor Center, Route 20, Charlton, MA
Dates: Monday, March 21, 6:30-8:00

Cost: $17 members, $20 non-members. Registration is required.

Contact: Barbara Frederick @ 508-248-5516 or

Description: Learn the art of Psanky Egg Decorating from a local artist. Learn the history of how it all started. Create a beautiful, colorful work of art! You will be glad you did and continue to create these beautiful eggs on your own!

Ukrainian Eggs

Free Flower Walk at Capen Hill

Coming this Spring, Summer and Fall 2016

Schedule to be Announced

Thanks to Christopher Desmond (with Mom, Barb) for volunteering to clean the books and shelving in the library! March 2015

Christopher Desmond Library 2015


Brookfield Pack 159 Building Bird Houses and Learning About the Sanctuary!
They will be putting them up for the birds this spring! Leader: Kathy Landry
February 2015

Scouts Bird House Building Brimfield 2015 Scouts Bird House Building Brookfield 2015 2

Thanks to Alexxia Bell and Natasha Nowick of The Turtle Rescue League for the wonderful program you brought to Capen Hill. Once again you have educated the public on how special turles are and how they need to be protected!

Alexxia and Natasha introducing Nibbles the snapping turtle.

Julie from Berlin getting a lesson on how to properly handle a snapping turtle that needs help crossing the road.


South Grafton Visits Capen Hill on April 30th, May 1st and May 2nd. First graders were great and didn’t mind the rain during the pondlife program, flower walk and animal program! Thanks to Ellen and Mike for being our naturalists!