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It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


501 Wolcott Road175 Shrub RoadBristol, CT 06010


Welcome to the Environmental Learning Center of Connecticut! - "Inspiring an appreciation for, and enjoyment of nature, through education and conservation, fostering a healthy environment and an improved quality of life".

We are looking for knowledgeable, charismatic, educators interested in sharing their expertise by leading family and adult educational activities like: Birding and Birding by Ear, Mushroom ID walks, Tree ID and all that is the flora and fauna native to our area.

Indian Rock Nature Preserve and the Harry C. Barnes Memorial Nature Center hosts a variety of special events, adult and school age educational programs throughout the year.If you have a love of the outdoors and an excitement about sharing all of your knowledge we could use your help!

ELCCT offers a diversity of hands-on experiential programs using a variety of resources and facilities. Our programs are offered at the Barnes Nature Center, Indian Rock Nature Preserve and in the schools of Connecticut. In 2015, we provided our environmental educational programs to over 32,000 children and families from over 70 Connecticut communities!

In addition to our education programs, ELCCT also serves as a land trust and has protected over 640 acres of land in Bristol and Burlington, Connecticut.


  • Adult Education
  • Environmental Education
  • Astronomy
  • Environmental Science
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Botany

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • As needed
  • Great for retired teachers!

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