Celebrating Olmsted & Old-Growth Forests in Connecticut


April 9, 2022
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Keney Park Wood Materials Management Site
392 Tower Ave
Hartford, CT, 06112


Join experts and community members for all or part of this free public event: a field trip through the landscape of Olmsted’s childhood, a lunch, and a documentary on old-growth forests in New England. After the film there will be a short panel discussion and Q & A

10am: meet at the Keney Park Wood Materials Management Site at 392 Tower Ave, Hartford, for a walk-in the 10 Mile Woods, the childhood playground of Frederick Law Olmsted.

12:15pm noon lunch and book signing by Dr. Joan Maloof at Real Art Ways.

1:15pm screening of “The Lost Forests of New England,” introduced by filmmaker Ray Asselin followed by expert Q & A.

All events are free of charge. Seriously bad weather cancels the walk. The lunch, book event and film will continue.


Bookings are closed for this event.