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Cornucopia Fest 2014

Sunday, September 21, 2014
11:00pm – 4:00pm

Storrs Campus
Young Building quadrangle

Come spend a fun and informative day at your College of Agriculture and Natural Resources! Cornucopia Fest will be held Sunday, September 21, 2014, at the University of Connecticut, Route 195 and North Eagleville Road in Storrs. Look for us behind the fence this year—follow the footprints or Cornucopia parking signs! Exhibits and demonstrations from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Alumni Sale at 11:00 a.m., Alumni Auction at 1:00 p.m. Do the Cornucopia Challenge scavenger hunt • Run the Cornucopia 5K • Build a Lego model of a Roman aqueduct • Enter a drawing to win a kayak • Take a guided hike in the UConn Forest • Talk to our scientists • Learn about black bears in Connecticut • Watch the Cornucopia Cup polo match • Take a hayride • Bring your ailing plants to be diagnosed by the Plant Doctor • Enjoy the chicken BBQ • Bring a half cup of garden or lawn soil for a FREE pH test and limestone recommendations • Get information on pet adoption from Our Companions Domestic Animal Sanctuary • See antique farm equipment and horse carriages • Visit the farms • Have an ice cream cone at the Dairy Bar • and much more! Admission is FREE and EVERYONE is invited! Visit for more information.


Sara Putnam

College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources (primary), Alumni Relations, Connecticut State Museum of Natural History, First Year Programs & Learning Communities, UConn Master Calendar

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