Calendar

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

November 23, 2018 10:00am to 12:00pm

Location:

Cedar Hill, Northborough

Leader:

Lisa Vernegaard, SVT Executive Director

Price:

Free

The tradition continues – now “opt-outside” on Black Friday! Join SVT Executive Director Lisa Vernegaard for a fast-paced walk the Friday after Thanksgiving. The terrain is uneven and includes some short but moderately steep trail sections. This is a special opportunity to connect with nature during the season of gratitude.

Say thank you with a donation of your choice to SVT’s #GivingTuesday campaign "Caring for Our Feathered Friends" at www.svtweb.org/givingtuesday.

No dogs, please.

Explore the Robertson Property in Upton

December 2, 2018 10:00am to 11:30am

Location:

Robertson Property, Upton

Leader:

Ashley Davies, Sr. Land Protection Specialist

Price:

Free

Walk the property of this current land protection project, rich in natural resources. The land includes frontage along Warren Brook, woodlands, and swampland. This project will preserve wildlife habitat and provide opportunities for trail development and public access to this beautiful property.

Trail Guide Series: Memorial Forest and the Desert Natural Area

December 7, 2018 10:00am to 11:30am

Location:

Memorial Forest and the Desert Natural Area

Leader:

Kristin O’Brien, SVT Land Steward

Price:

Free

A true showcase of land stewardship and diverse habitat management. This property is featured in “Sudbury Valley Trustees’ Trail Guide: Forty Two Walks West of Boston(Second Edition)” available November 2018.

No dogs, please. 

Our Winter Birds

December 9, 2018 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Location:

Summer Star Wildlife Sanctuary, Boylston

Leader:

Ron McAdow and Dan Stimson

Price:

Free

Learn more about the birds who visit your backyard feeder and seasonal changes you can expect. Summer Star Wildlife Sanctuary in Boylston provides excellent habitat for all types of birds, including hawks and owls. The presentation will be followed by an optional walk along the trails. This program will be led by Summer Star Wildlife Sanctuary’s Ron McAdow and SVT’s Dan Stimson. Free.

Winter Solstice Sunrise Walk

December 21, 2018 7:00am to 8:00am

Location:

Half Moon Meadow Brook, Boxborough

Leader:

George Krusen, SVT Volunteer

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 magnificent viewing. SVT members: Free, Non-members: $10