September 24, 2022

Chickens Coming Home to Roost at Essex Library

UCONN Poultry expert Dr. Michael Darre  will give an educational talk about raising backyard chickens, on Saturday March 12 at 10 a.m., at the Essex Library.

Learn everything you need to get started with this popular new hobby, from what kinds of hens to choose, to building simple shelters. Reap the benefits of fresh eggs, free fertilizer, and natural pest control.

Call the Essex Library today to register, at 860-767-1560.  The program is free and open to all, but space is limited.