Sharon, CT--Bats: Earth's Allies

Feb 07 2020

Sharon, CT–Bats: Earth’s Allies

March 27, 2020 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Sharon Audubon Center
325 Cornwall Bridge Rd
Sharon, CT 06069
860-364- 0520

Join special guest Gerri Griswold for a lavishly illustrated talk that touches on the basics
of one of the most beneficial and maligned animals on our planet—the bat. How many species
of bats are there? Where do they live? Why are they so important to us? What is harming
them….and so much more will be addressed. Meet a live ambassador (if available)!

All ages are welcome
$5 adults/$3 kids for Audubon Members, $10 adults/$5 kids for Non-members
Pre-registration is appreciated
To pre-register, contact the Sharon Audubon Center at 860-364-0520 x105 and clearly leave
name, phone number, and number of people attending.


About the Speaker: Gerri Griswold is Director of Administration and Development at The White Memorial Conservation Center in Litchfield, Connecticut. She has handled bats for 27 years as a wildlife rehabilitator and educator and is licensed by the Connecticut Department of
Energy and Environmental Protection and the United States Department of Agriculture to keep and exhibit non-releasable bats and more recently, porcupines for education.