New Pond Farm
Model Working Farm
Our beautiful 102-acre property located in West Redding was once the home of our founder, actress Carmen Mathews.
A comprehensive environmental education center with a model working farm located in West Redding. Our 102-acres of pastures, woodlands, and wetlands serve as an oasis where members and students of all ages can connect with the natural world.
Enthusiastic and knowledgeable staff members offer a wide range of exciting school programs, including scholarship programs for Title 1 Schools, as well as hands-on discovery classes for children, teens, adults, and families throughout the seasons.
Our fantastic facilities enhance our five main program themes: the environment, agriculture, local history, astronomy, and the arts. Please visit our website to learn more about membership, upcoming programs, our special events, and volunteer opportunities. We look forward to meeting you!