2015 Art of Conservation Recap

We hope that you enjoyed our Second Annual Art of Conservation event. We appreciate your support and look forward to seeing you again next year.


Thank you to the artists who participated in this event through the donation of their artwork. Without their talent and generosity, this event wouldn’t have been possible. Art is just one more way in which we can communicate the beauty and preciousness of our land.

All proceeds from this event will support Avalonia’s programs and services. For over 45 years, Avalonia has worked to conserve open space, through acquisitions, active stewardship , and community outreach, to protect the natural resources and habitats of southeastern Connecticut.

We would also like to thank those who donated their services or supplies in order to make this night possible:

Dave Barbone, Auctioneer
Liberty Rentals, table rentals
Dog Watch Café, wine
Cask & Keg, wine
O’Keefe’s Package Store, wine
Hanna Floral Design, Floral Arrangement
Ellen Bothamly -Fossum, Garden Arrangements
Michele Fitzpatrick, Garden Arrangements
Music Provided By:
Maryann Koch, Harp
Bill Johnson, III, drums

Above all, Avalonia would like to thank its amazing volunteers for all of their hard work in making this event happen. We are fortunate to have some of the best volunteers anyone could ask for. They keep our organization going and provide the dedication necessary to succeed in our mission.

Thanks to our sponsors:

Chelsea Groton Bank
The Company of Craftsmen
Dime Bank
Mattern & Stefon Land Surveyors, LLC
New England Science and Sailing Foundation
Shaffer’s Marina

Art of Conservation Program