White Memorial Foundation is the State’s largest nature preserve located in Litchfield. Each year this non-profit hosts Family Nature Day in September, this year it is September 28 on the grounds of the Foundation. They also host the annual Family Nature Day Raffle with only 1,000 tickets printed. The tickets are only $10 with three lavish prizes that are sure to put a smile on anyone’s face! Drawing is at 4PM on Saturday, September 28, 2019, at The White Memorial Conservation Center. Ticket holders do not need to be present to win but it sure is fun if you are…. just to see the expression on your face! Priceless!
Three destination prizes are up for grabs this year! The first prize is a one week trip for two to Iceland donated by Krummi Travel www.krummitravel.com June 13 – 21, 2020: Includes eight days / seven nights accommodation, breakfast, and dinner daily, round trip airfare from Boston or New York, and transportation while in Iceland. Enjoy this glorious time of year when the midnight sun teases you into staying up far later than you ever did as a kid and Iceland is alive with Nature!
The second prize is a $1500 gift card to the incomparable Winvian Farm in Morris, Connecticut! Winvian is our neighbor and a great supporter of White Memorial. We love them! Choose from their menu of whimsical, architect designed rooms…will it be the Tree House? The Helicopter? The Beaver Lodge or another of these breathtaking cottages? Your gift card covers two nights plus breakfast for two making for one of the grandest weekend getaways that we can imagine! http://www.winvian.com
This year’s third prize is a doozy as well! Choose three friends, pack your camping gear (a tent is provided) and head out to The Wolf Conservation Center in South Salem , New York where you will spend a night under the stars listening to the howling residents which make this destination one of the greatest education and environmental centers in the United States. “Sleeping with Wolves”: Included in your $300 gift card is a pizza party and breakfast and a talk from the Center Staff about their precious residents. www.nywolf.org
All proceeds from the raffle benefit programming expenses at the Conservation Center.
All online purchases will receive their ticket stubs in jpeg form via email. The originals can be picked up at the Museum where they will be stored in a file. Tickets can also be purchased by phone: 860-567-0857 and in person at the Gift Shop. To purchase online click this link https://whitememorialcc.org/product/nature-day-raffle