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Events at the Trustees of Reservations | January – March 2018

Jan 20 2018
Last updated Sunday, January 21st, 2018 at 12:00 am.
Date Event Location Region Category 03/03/2018 Maple Days at the Bryant Homestead William Cullen Bryant Homestead Pioneer Valley Seasonal Celebrations, Family Fun, Natural History, History, Art & Culture, Outdoor Recreation 03/10/2018 Maple Days at the Bryant Homestead William Cullen Bryant Homestead [continue reading]

Butterflies of the World | Amherst | Feb. 1

Jan 19 2018
Butterflies of the World Thursday, February 1 at 7 PM – 8 PM Hitchcock Center for the Environment 845 West St, Amherst, Massachusetts 01002
Come dream about butterflies in February! Butterflies of the World is a powerpoint presentation featuring images of butterflies from every major continent throughout their life cycles. Participants learn fascinating [continue reading]

Saturday Family Science – Coping with Cold | Amherst | Jan. 13

Dec 29 2017
Saturday Family Science – Coping with Cold Hosted by Hitchcock Center for the Environment Saturday, January 13, 2018 at 10 AM – 11 AM Hitchcock Center for the Environment 845 West St, Amherst, Massachusetts 01002
Tickets:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/second-saturday-science-registration-37431092405
Join us for seasonal nature and science programs each second Saturday of the [continue reading]

Silent Sunset Solstice Hike | Goshen | Dec. 21

Dec 21 2017
Hilltowns Hiking Series – Silent Sunset Solstice Hike December 21 at 3:30 PM – 4:45 PM D.A.R State Forest 78 Cape Street, Rte 112, Goshen, Massachusetts 01032
Enjoy the shortest day of the year with a meditative hike. We will take a short, silent walk on the accessible trail along the Upper Highland Lake and [continue reading]

Autumn Hikes: Learning through the Lens of the Season

Oct 6 2017

Click here to download PDF (38 pages)
On the Trail: Nature and the Woodland Forests 4 Guided Hike Resources in Western MA 25 Self-Guided Hikes in Western MA Sense of Place: Patterns in Nature  
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Sugar Maples, a Proverbial Canary in the Changing Climate

Sep 24 2017
Cornucopia’s Take: As our climate changes, many species are disappearing from their native habitat, and sugar maples are one that is in danger. Sap farmers are tapping other trees for syrup now, including the more hardy red maple. Many people are planning adaptations to the changing climate, and more study and discussion [continue reading]

2nd Annual Happy Valley Half Marathon | Hadley | Oct 22

Aug 20 2017
2nd Annual Happy Valley Half Marathon Sunday, October 22 at 9 AM – 12 PM Happy Valley Half Marathon & 5K 226 Russell Street, Hadley, Massachusetts 01035 Ticket Information racewire.com
We’re back for more! Join us for the 2nd Annual Happy Valley Half Marathon & 5K in Florence, MA. This event [continue reading]

Community-Based Events for the Solar Eclipse

Aug 17 2017
On Monday, August 21, 2017, the moon will pass in front of the sun, creating a solar eclipse which will be visible throughout the United States. In western Massachusetts, this event will be visible as a partial eclipse, as the moon will not entirely obscure our view of the sun. In fourteen states across the [continue reading]

Bridge of Flowers Race | Shelburne Falls | August 12

Aug 9 2017
39th Annual Bridge of Flowers Classic Races are August 12, 2017! Invite your friends to come run/walk with you, volunteer with you, or cheer you on! Great time for the entire family!!! Register EARLY at http://www.shelburnefalls.com/index.php/upcoming-events/bridge-of-flowers-road-race/10k-road-race/registration
Course Description of 10K & 3K 10K: The initial 3k loop begins with a gradual climb from the [continue reading]

39th Annual Bridge of Flowers 10K Classic & 3K Charity Race | Shelburne Falls | August 12

Jul 7 2017
Mark your calendars for the 39th Annual Bridge of Flowers 10K Classic & 3K Charity Race Saturday, August 12, 2017 The course is located in Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts.
Race day registration opens at 7 AM.
Start times: 8:15 AM Steve Lewis Subaru 3k Charity Run Walk 9:00 AM Bridge of Flowers 10K Classic
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