Sponsored Programs

Many of Prescott Farm’s Community Connections Programs are made possible through the generous support of local businesses and funders. We are grateful for their continued support so that we can continue to help Lakes Region residents and visitors find their nature connection. (For a complete list of upcoming programs, CLICK HERE.)

Family & Friends Fun Days sponsored by New Hampshire Electric Cooperative Foundation

Join us for fun , games, learning and exploration in every season of the year! (In order to make this opportunity available to a wider range of groups, please select only one program (AM or PM) per date.)
Recommended Ages: Kids (with Adult)

Animal Tracking: Sat, January 23,  10-12 pm
Sledding Strategies: Sat, January 23,  1-3 pm

Mud Tracking: Sat, April 17,  10-12 pm
Become a Meteorologist: Sat, April 17,  1-3 pm

Fireflies Light the Skies: Tue, July 6,  6:30-8:00
Monarch Monitors: Tue, August 3,  6:30-8:00

Group Hike: Sat, November 6,  10-12 pm
Getting Ready for Winter: Sat, November 6,  1-3 pm

Recommended Ages: Kids (with Adult)

Build Your Own ____ Series sponsored by Heath’s Ace Hardware

Saturdays in May, 10-12 pm

Transform your yard into a wildlife haven with this series of programs. Walk away from each program with an idea of when to expect animals to move in, the best locations for your project, and more about the preferences and challenges of NH wildlife species. Please note: to accommodate planning and materials preparation, registration for each Saturday’s program must be complete by the Thursday before at 5 pm. Thank you!

Recommended Ages: Adult
Physical Demand: [4]

May 1: Build Your Own: Bird Box
May 8: Build Your Own: Bat Box
May 15: Build Your Own: “Bee B&B”
May 22: Build Your Own: Butterfly Habitat 
May 29: Build Your Own: Compost System

REGISTER for Build Your Own __  ProgramsClick Here

Special thanks to our series sponsor!

Spring Polliwogs sponsored by Bank of New Hampshire

Six Wednesdays beginning May 5 10-11 am

A fun group for the littlest explorers amongst us! Join us and bring along your favorite grown-up to explore Prescott Farm.

Recommended Ages: Child (2.5-5 years) with Adult
Physical Demand: [3]

May 5: Winging It (Birds)
May 12: Sticks and Stones
May 19: Bug Safari
May 26: Butterflies are Back
June 2: Habitats: Critter Homes
June 9: Growing Seeds

Organic Gardening Series sponsored by Belknap Landscape Co., Inc.

Throughout the growing season, we will meet monthly to discuss your observations, questions, and tips for the weeks ahead while using the Learning Garden at Prescott Farm as an example.

Recommended Ages: Adult
Physical Demand: [3]
Cost: $12 Non-Members; Free for Members

Planning Your Planting
Sat, May 1; (1-3 pm)
The time to plant your garden nears. Prepare for the season with us by organizing a 2021 garden journal and discussing some planting tips- including how to plant by the moon!

Plan ahead for other Organic Gardening sessions! One Tuesday/month June-October, from 6:30-8 pm:
June 8, July 13, August 10, September 7 & October 5.


Locate Us

Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center
928 White Oaks Road
Laconia, NH 03246
(603) 366-5695
(603) 366-5720 (Fax)


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