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The History of Hassanamesit Woods- Program Full

November 19, 2017 10:00am to 11:30am

Location:

Hassanamesit Woods, Grafton

Leader:

Rob Aberg, Grafton Historical Society and Grafton Land Trust

Price:

Free

Learn about the rich history of local conservation land by walking the trails with Rob Aberg of the Grafton Historical Society and Grafton Land Trust. Known for matriarchal land ownership and the Sarah Boston (Nipmuc Indian) homestead, there are several active archaeological sites nearby. This open space is part of an expanse of Town and Grafton Land Trust properties providing over 600 protected acres for people to enjoy and wildlife to thrive. Co-sponsored by Grafton Land Trust.

No dogs, please.

Program Full- Registration closed.

SVT’s Annual “Give Thanks for the Land” Walk

November 23, 2017 10:00am to 12:00pm

Location:

Cedar Hill , Northborough and Westborough

Leader:

Lisa Vernegaard, SVT Executive Director

Price:

Free

Join SVT Executive Director Lisa Vernegaard for a fast-paced walk up Cedar Hill to work up an appetite for your Thanksgiving Feast. This is a moderately-paced walk over uneven terrain and which includes some short but moderately steep trail sections.  A special SVT tradition!

Say thank you with a donation of your choice to SVT’s Giving Tuesday Healthy Habitats campaign at www.svtweb.org/givingtuesday.

No dogs, please.

Full Moon Walk

December 3, 2017 4:30pm to 6:30pm

Location:

Greenways Conservation Area, Wayland

Leader:

Rabbi Katy Allen, One Earth Collaborative

Price:

$10 (free for SVT members)

Come out as twilight falls to walk through the woods, across the fields, and down to the Sudbury River, with the moon lighting our way. Bring your favorite story, song, or poem about the moon. All ages are welcome. Led by Rabbi Katy Allen of the One Earth Collaborative, a project of Open Spirit in Framingham.

No dogs, please.

Wednesday Walks: Williams Woods

December 13, 2017 9:30am to 11:30am

Location:

Williams Woods, Grafton

Price:

Free

This month enjoy a walk through the wide, winding trails at Williams Woods, a property of the Grafton Land Trust. SVT helped install a storybook trail along this trail last spring.

Winter Solstice Sunrise Walk

December 21, 2017 7:00am to 8:30am

Location:

Half Moon Meadow Brook, Boxborough

Leader:

George Krusen

Price:

$10 (free for SVT members)

View the winter solstice sunrise through the stone structures at Half Moon Meadow Brook, and hear the legends of their origins from leader George Krusen. The sunlight bores through the stones for a magnificient viewing.