Wreaths are considered to be iconic symbols of the season by many people. At the Woodcock Nature Center in Wilton a series of "Celebrate and Decorate Nights" for wreath making are being offered this year on Tuesday – Friday, November 29 – 2nd, December 6-9 and Dec. 13th – 14th with two sessions each night at 6:30-8:15 pm OR 8:30-10:15 pm.
All you have to do is to gather a group of friends for 1.5 hours of decorating, preceded or followed by socializing in the Center's warm and cozy pavilion. Relax in front of the fireplace! Bring your finest delectables and libations! Using a wonderful array of natural dried flowers, grasses, nuts, fruits, berries and cones, you will leave with an incredible balsam fir holiday wreath. All materials are included in this Ladies-Night-Out event, the proceeds from which benefit the Woodcock Nature Center.
The cost for this fundraising event is $65 per person. Your ticket includes a 22" balsam wreath (outer diameter), all decorating materials and an experiential festive evening among friends. Celebrate & Decorate Nights are 21 years of age and over. Advance ticket purchase is required and tickets are non-refundable. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED and is not refundable for this fundraising event. Registration is only available online at
The Woodcock Nature Center is also offering two family days of wreath making on December 3 and 10 from Noon-4pm. Family Days are open house, so come anytime (plan to arrive no later than 3 pm). The cost is $45 per wreath with an additional $10 discount on the first wreath for any mom who is also coming to Ladies' Night. No reservations are required (however, if you are planning to come with a large group, please let them know ahead of time so they can plan space and materials accordingly).There will be hot cocoa served!
The Woodcock Nature Center is located on 56 Deer Run Road in Wilton. For more information 203-762-7280.