LITCHFIELD — The White Memorial Conservation Center will offer the free 11th annual Celebration for the Bats at 7 p.m. Saturday, July 24, at 80 Whitehall Rd.
Presented by Gerri Griswold to celebrate 29 years of crusading for bats.
The festivities begin with bat-themed cupcakes and lemonade in the Activity Shed and a bat chat with Gerri Griswold and her bat AmBATsador, Rex, a big Brown Bat.
As darkness sets in, participants may count a bat colony as it emerges from the Green Barn.
Preregistration is required by calling 860-567-0857 or by registering online at https://whitememorialcc.org/product/the-11th-annual-celebration/.
Donations will be greatly appreciated to help defray the Conservation Center’s programming expenses.
Those seeking more information may call 860-567-0857 or visit whitememorialcc.org.