Connecticut Chapter of the American Chestnut Foundation
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Upcoming Events
Dr. David Wagner, Lepidopterist
CT Chapter Annual Meeting
Saturday April 18th, From 10:00 am to noon.
We'll be hosting our annual meeting at CT Forest and Parks in Rockfall. Keynote speaker will be Dr. David Wagner, Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and co-director of the Center for Conservation and Biodiversity at the University of Connecticut. Dr. Wagner is one of the worlds foremost experts on Lepidoptera. He'll be talking about The Ecological Meltdown of American Chestnut: A Glimpse at the Little Ones that Got Left Behind and What Still Might Be.
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Feast On Art
Feast on Art
Thursday, March 5, From 6:30-8:30 pm.
This Culinary Demonstration and Tasting by Chef Silvia Baldini is hosted at the Carriage Barn in New Canaan. The evening includes a lecture about the chestnut with American Chestnut Foundation member and Greenwich Land Trust employee Steve Conaway, and Heirloom and Ark of Taste Food Discussion with Analiese Paik.
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