32+ people attended our first virtual annual Meeting, where we heard from John Guglielmoni on the state of the park,
And saw Miley Bull and Tina Green’s report on the Purple Martins
An Archeology Walk examining the remains of the Sherwood house:
And of course the Friends gave tribute to our TRUE FRIEND, Alison Rivard:
CT Woodlands has posted several CT TRAILS DAY videos that Craig Patton took on Sherwood Island. See:
A nice overview of Sherwood Island from Louis Pietig:
A look at the 9/11 Memorial on Sherwood Island from Louis Pietig:
A taste of some of the archeological wonders of Sherwood Island from Archeologist Ernie Wegand:
Look what the mole dug up! Some of the Sherwood household’s detritus.
A look at the old Sherwood family’s roads/house sites from Dawn Brown:
[ NOTE THAT BATHROOMS ARE CLOSED] Park Closures: DEEP will be monitoring visitor capacity at the state’s most popular parks and may reduce the parking threshold to
Westport Fire Department partners with the Friends of Sherwood Island State Park to celebrate Smokey the Bear's 75th Birthday at the Nature Center see the
Lobster, Steak, Salmon, Veggies & More! PLUS our famous Silent Auction and a beautiful view See the Westport News item here! THANKS to Westfair Lobster dinner
With Michele Sorensen! Sponsored by the Friends of Sherwood Island. . . . .
ALERT! Volunteers Needed! Help us make sure everyone who attends Shivers at Sherwood has a wonderfully frightful time! And have fun too! Sign up
This was our best-attended yet! It was great to meet and greet with all our friends and supporters, old and new. AND to eat
Lobster, Steak, Salmon, Veggies & More! PLUS our famous Silent Auction and a beautiful view Join us at The Pavilion! Buy Tickets Online here! OR: Mail
Dear Friends of Sherwood Island State Park, We are raising money Thursday, March 1 to buy flowers, seeds, grasses and shrubs to provide food, nectar and shelter
On Saturday October 7, 2017 at 4PM in the Nature Center, the Friends of Sherwood Island State hosted author and historian Marty Podskoch, who
http://www.macandchilichallenge.com/ The Mac & Chili Challenge is a fundraiser where you're a judge. When you arrive you'll be given a spoon, ballot and pencil. Then
11am to 3pm at Sherwood Island State Park. Rain or Shine. See more info HERE.
t COME TO OUR ANNUAL SHOREFEST!!! RSVP Deadline is Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 Mail this completed form to the Friends, P.O. Box 544, Westport, CT 06881 with
FRIENDS OF SHERWOOD ISLAND HOLD ANNUAL MEETING Westport, CT June 9, 2017 The Friends of Sherwood Island held their Annual Meeting Thursday, at which the public was
The day may have been moist, but that didn't stop Chris Scofield from giving some hot tips to all the would-be disc golfers on Sherwood Island's
Saturday, April 22 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Earth Day Disc Golf Clinic/Demo with Chris Scofield (2015 Park City Open Champion) at Sherwood Island State Park Saturday, April 22nd from 10
LETTER FROM OUR PRESIDENT: April 23, 2016 Dear Members and Friends of Sherwood Island: The time is here to feel the excitement of all of the wonderful
Sunday, Oct. 11 from 11-3pm! ChowdaFest at Sherwood Island! 11-3pm Sunday, October 11 11:00 am - 3:00 pm Rain Date: Mon, Oct. 12 In October, 2015 The Friends’ of
Launching of marketing campaign for “100 Trees for 100 Years” Project.
Tickets are $35 each. Please complete form and mail it with your check payable to: Friends of Sherwood Island State Park, PO Box 544, Westport, CT 06881
OR Register and purchase tickets online at:
To celebrate our Gardening-Themed week, Nancy Ferriello, a local Nutritionist and Wellness Coach led a program on mindless eating Aug. 1 at the Nature Center! Visitors
At 1 PM Sat, July 12, The Country Squire Modelers put on a ground school, allowing the public to fly their training aircraft!
From Phyllis Groner:
The Friends of the Sherwood Island Nature Center in the past two years have taken over the responsibility of the Nesting Gourds once owned by former Westporter Phil Donahue who had them on his property before he moved.
Make corn husk dolls. Bead necklaces. Visit our Three Sisters Garden. And come to our special event on the 18th at 6pm: a true
April 1, 2012 The Friends of Sherwood Island State Park recently launched their new website. Our primary goal was to provide our visitors and members
The Friends of Sherwood Island State Park are accepting intern applications now for the 2012 Spring/Summer season in the Nature Center.
Now that the 2011 summer season has ended, the Nature Center is closed until next spring.
It was a wonderful summer. Program Director Rindy Higgins and a crew of interns ran programs that entertained and enlightened beach-goers and animal lovers of all ages.
July 28, 2011 Sunset Lectures: Connecticut Parks--Back to the Future Daniel C. Esty, Commissioner of the Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (DEEP), talks about his
July 23, 2011 School-garden advocate Annelise McCay helps children plant seeds in small flower pots made from recycled materials.