RiverQuest, Inc.

RiverQuest Inc. is a 501c3 non-profit organization.  Our mission is to provide Connecticut River environmental education, preservation, conservation, recreation and stewardship through on-the-river experiences, educational programs and outreach partnerships.



The Festival is made possible thanks to a generous grant from the Mary Janvrin and Natalie Janvrin Wiggins Fund for Birds, Other Animals and Nature at the Community Foundation of Middlesex County.

Meet live birds of prey from A Place Called Hope a local rehabilitation and education center.

Nature Book Swap Table:
Bring your environmental or nature books to swap or donate. Only books in good condition, and no magazines please.

Meet Ranger Russ and his wild friends from the Meigs Point Nature Center

See how USGS scientists monitor the health of the river and what effects it.

Find out all about nesting Osprey with the Menunkatuck Audubon Society