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Events at the Trustees of Reservations

Nov 15 2019
Last updated Saturday, November 16th, 2019 at 12:02 am.
Date Event Location Region Category 12/07/2019 Wreaths & Wine William Cullen Bryant Homestead Pioneer Valley Seasonal Celebrations, History, Art & Culture 12/14/2019 Winter's Enchantment William Cullen Bryant Homestead Pioneer Valley Seasonal Celebrations, Family Fun, History, Art & Culture 12/15/2019 [continue reading]

CBEdu Resource: Native Trees & Forests

Sep 28 2019
Understanding our Native Tree Species German author Peter Wohlleben’s recent book The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate has sold more than 800,000 copies in Germany and is now on the best-seller list in the United States and elsewhere. Wohlleben’s book is popularizing revolutionary new scientific research demonstrating conclusively that trees [continue reading]

Sylvester Graham Olympics | Northampton | August 24

Aug 21 2019
Sylvester Graham Olympics Saturday, August 24, 10:00-11:30am
Historic Northampton, 46 Bridge St, Northampton, MA
Cost: Kids are free, $5 per adult or $10 per family
Facebook event details:
“Embrace your inner Graham-ite – compete in a Graham cracker toss, build a Graham cracker tower, and challenge your [continue reading]

Renaissance Faire | Cummington | July 27-28 & August 3-4

Jul 22 2019
2019 Massachusetts Renaissance Faire Saturday 10:00am-10:00pm & Sunday 10:00am-5:00pm, July 27-28 & August 3-4
Cummington Fair Grounds, Fairgrounds Road, Cummington, MA
Purchase tickets here or at the gate.
Online: $20/Adult, $10/Child (ages 6-15, 5 and under free) one-day pass; $35/Adult, $18/Child two-day pass; $50/Adult $25/Child three-day pass; $60/Adult, $30/Child [continue reading]

Rediscovering the Hidden Mill River | Northampton | May 13

May 13 2019
Rediscovering the Hidden Mill River Monday, May 13, 6:30-8:30pm
Forbes Library, 20 West Street, Northampton, MA
Facebook event details:
“Rediscovering the Hidden Mill River: A Forbes Library Forum
Next year marks the 80th anniversary of the Great Mill River Diversion when the Corps of Engineers dug a ditch [continue reading]

6 Undeniable Reasons To Visit The Oldest Covered Bridge In Massachusetts

Apr 11 2019
6 Undeniable Reasons To Visit The Oldest Covered Bridge In Massachusetts Did you know Conway is home to Massachusetts’ oldest covered bridge?
Learn more here . r [continue reading]

Indigenous Voices in the Berkshires | Cummington | April 14

Apr 2 2019
Indigenous Voices in the Berkshires Sunday, April 14, 1:00-3:00pm
Cummington Community Center, 33 Main St., Cummington, MA
Facebook event details:
“Guest speaker, Marge Bruchac, Abenaki, Learn about Wampum, Hail to the Sunrise Statue, Native People in Western Mass, Marge Bruchac, PhD. professor, author and historical consultant will offer a [continue reading]

Most People Have No Idea There’s An Underwater Ghost Town Hiding In Massachusetts

Feb 5 2019
The Quabbin Reservoir is one of the most important water sources in the state, and a beautiful place to spend a sunny afternoon. However, the history of its construction is a much darker tale than you might expect.
In order to build this massive reservoir, not one, but  four  thriving towns were drowned. The [continue reading]

Smith College to exhibit late photojournalist’s ‘Portraits of War’

Feb 4 2019
Smith alum Cynthia Elbaum was covering the war in Chechnya when she was killed there in 1994. Her work will be on view as part of an "Understanding Russia" symposium.
The work of Smith College photojournalist and graduate Cynthia Elbaum, who was killed covering the war in Chechnya in the 1990s, will go [continue reading]

The Lost Forests of New England Film Screening | Amherst | January 23

Jan 16 2019
The Lost Forests of New England Film Screening Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 7 PM – 9 PM
Hitchcock Center for the Environment, 845 West St, Amherst, MA
Register here .
Facebook event details:
What were New England’s woodlands like prior to 1600? What do the [continue reading]

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