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Summer Astronomy at New Pond Farm
In connection with the Discovery Center in Ridgefield, we are hosting an astronomy program that is open to the public on Saturday August 2nd, starting at 9pm.
    Participants should bring a flashlight for the walk from the parking area to the observatory on Astronomy Hill, and binoculars, if they have them.
        $4 per New Pond Farm or the Discovery Center member, with a maximum of $16 per family.
       $6 per Non-member, with a maximum of $24 per family.
Registration is required, please call us at (203) 938-2117 or click here for more information or to register
If it looks as if the skies might be cloudy, check the homepage of the Farm’s website after 3:30pm
A note to our Members 

     One of the benefits of your support is that you are welcomed to enjoy the property from dawn to dusk.

A few things to remember:

  • Our building hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Our Dairy Annex is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Please park at the Learning Center or by the Dairy Annex and walk out to the pastures
  • Please use caution around the electric fences in the pastures, they are ON for the summer
  • All children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please leave your dogs at home
  • Please do not enter any of the fenced in pastures
  • Please leave a message on the answering machine, (203) 938-2117, letting us know you are coming
  • All outdoor activities on the property are to be enjoyed at your own risk

We look forward to seeing you soon and we thank you for your support

If you are not a member of the Education Center,
please visit the
Membership & Benefits section
We would love to welcome you to the New Pond Farm Family!

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    New Pond Farm  | 101 Marchant Road |  West Redding, CT 06896  |  Phone: (203) 938-2117  |  Email:
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