Signs of Spring

So many signs of spring. Have you been to the park this week? Look out for Trout Lily near the pond, Skunk Cabbage near the stream that runs under the footbridge near along the Birding Trail and don’t forget to…

Frog vs. Toad

Can you tell the difference between a FROG and a TOAD? There are 3 differences a casual nature observer can figure out. 1) Frogs skin is usually smoother and shinier but can occasionally have bumps. They like to live near…

Maple Sugaring Open House

Friends of Brooksvale Park, Inc. is excited to announce they will be volunteering at the annual Maple Sugaring Open House this Saturday, March 20 from 10am-2pm at the park. Presented each year by Hamden’s Recreation Department, this open house is…