The Garden Education Center of Greenwich

130 Bible St., Cos Cob, CT 06807.

(203) 869-9242.  (PO Box 1600). A non-profit volunteer organization dedicated to promoting horticulture, conservation and the arts through educational programs, outreach activities and special events. We are a certified Landscape Architecture Continuing Education (LACES) Provider. Annual events: May Gardeners' Market, June's Grandiflora Garden Tour, and Dazzling Dahlia Show. A Gallery with changing exhibits, a working greenhouse and walking trails. GEC Hours: Mon. – Fri. 9 -4; Greenhouse House: Mon., Wed. – Fri. 10 – 2.

Woodcock Nature Center

56 Deer Run Rd., Wilton, CT

(203) 762-7280. A series of trails offering beautiful woodland, swamp, river and pond habitats wind through this 149 acre preserve. Trails are open dawn to dusk daily. Small Nature Center with live animals and birds of prey are free to visit. Offices and Nature Center open 9:30 – 4:30. Mon. – Fri. Contact office for group visits or to inquire about programs.