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Youth Birding

with Dan Ziomek 
Local Birder & WRSI’s Bird Songs Radio Program

For young people ages 8-13
6 Saturdays:
April 11, 18 & 25, May 2, 9 & 16
7:30am-10am


Spring migration is the most exciting time of year to get out and see birds! Each week new species return from the south wearing their spring colors. Each week we will explore a different local site and meeting locations will vary. Be the next generation of birders! Learn more...

Biothon 2015

Any time
May 1-3 or 
May 8-10
Teams determine location.

Biothon is a fundraiser for the Hitchcock Center’s environmental education programs. And it's a fun and educational way to document the biodiversity of our region. Biothon is a team event during peak spring biodiversity. Learn more...


Vernal Pool/Wetland Exploration at Our New Site

with Charley Eiseman
Saturday, April 25

2pm-4pm

As you may have heard the Hitchcock Center is moving down the road to Hampshire College. Near the site of our new building is a beautiful vernal pool/wetland that we intend to incorporate as part of our network of trails. Join expert Charley Eiseman to explore this new spot and inventory and discover what’s there at the peak of amphibian spring activity. FREE • Space is limited, please call to register.



The Hitchcock Center for the Environment’s mission is to foster a greater awareness and understanding of our environment and to develop environmentally literate citizens.