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The Garden of Ideas is located

in Ridgefield, Connecticut, approximately one hour

north of New York City.

  

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Lost
by David Wagoner


Stand still. The trees ahead and the bushes beside you
Are not lost. Wherever you are is called Here,
And you must treat it as a powerful stranger,
Must ask permission to know it and be known.
The forest breathes. Listen. It answers,
I have made this place around you.
If you leave it, you may come back again, saying Here.
No two trees are the same to Raven.
No two branches are the same to Wren.
If what a tree or bush does is lost on you,
You are surely lost. Stand still. The forest knows
Where you are. You must let it find you.


Dawn Redwood


An outdoor

community center & garden sanctuary


In this hurried world, the Garden of Ideas is a place to slow down.   To stop, look, and listen.    There is so much more to see, to hear, to smell, to taste, and to feel.    Wake up your senses in this place and become more alive.


Whether you take a self-directed stroll or participate in one of our programs, we hope you will leave renewed.  

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