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Ambler Farm Nest Big Thing

March 26 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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One event on March 19, 2022 at 10:00 am

One event on March 19, 2022 at 12:00 pm

One event on March 26, 2022 at 10:00 am

One event on April 2, 2022 at 12:00 pm

$70 – $75

Come together as a community through creativity and camaraderie while paying tribute to Ambler Farm’s feathered friends. This year’s Birdhouse Building Competition invites builders of all skill levels to create the ultimate birdhouse to be hung around Ambler Farm and voted on by farm-goers over two-plus weeks in April. With your entry fee, you will have the opportunity to participate in one of two building workshops run by Ambler’s own master builder, Matt Oricchio and the apprentice builders, access materials donated by Ring’s End, and participate in a Walk + Talk Birding Adventure with Program Director Stacey Valimont.

Key Dates:

  • Saturday, March 19, 10 a.m. and 12 p.m.: Birdhouse Building Workshops with Matt Oricchio and Ambler Farm’s apprentice builders (Optional — included in entry fee)
  • Saturday, March 26, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.: Birdhouse submissions can be dropped off at the Red Barn
  • Saturday, April 2, 12 p.m.: “A Walk + Talk Birding Adventure” with Program Director Stacey Valimont
  • Monday, April 18: Winner announced! The winner will receive a prize package valued at over $1,000, which includes gift certificates to Ambler Farm’s Programming + Events, Ring’s End and more!

Details

Date:
March 26
Time:
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cost:
$70 – $75
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Website:
https://amblerfarm.org/event/the-nest-big-thing-a-birdhouse-building-competition/

Organizer

Ambler Farm
Email:
info@amblerfarm.org
Website:
www.amblerfarm.org

Venue

Ambler Farm
257 Hurlbutt Street
Wilton, CT 06897 United States
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Website:
https://amblerfarm.org/event/the-nest-big-thing-a-birdhouse-building-competition/