10:30 AM / Meet at the W.E.B Du Bois River Park. Join Heather Cupo to discover a wide array of pollinators being supported by our native plants. Go on a treasure hunt to find precious pollinators along the Housatonic River Walk.
On Thursdays in May, June & July from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., River Walk Volunteer Workdays provide a weekly opportunity for community members to contribute to the care of the trail. Special projects will be planned for some Thursdays (e.g. Waddle Fence).
Pre-registration suggested: firstname.lastname@example.org
Bring a yoga mat and join us for Morning Yoga at beautiful Lake Mansfield in Great Barrington every Monday, Wednesday and Friday in July and August from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m.
certified yoga instructors / $10 per class suggested
A portion of the proceeds goes to support GBLC/ LM
W. E. B. Du Bois’s special connection to rivers and environmental justice provides a unique lens through which to view his more well-known accomplishments. Readings from Du Bois’s 1930 speech The Housatonic River, Langston Hughes’s The Negro Speaks of Rivers, and Du Bois’s activism surrounding the Great Mississippi Flood of 1927. Musical interpretations. The event will be held on the anniversary of the first Niagara Conference in 1905.
Saturday 7/15/17 Tree Walk At River Walk 9am/FREE
Guided walk with Tom Ingersoll
Meet at the Du Bois River Garden at River Walk in Great Barrington to join in a guided exploration of the riverine forest. This event is sponsored by Great Barrington Land Conservancy in support of River Walk. To Learn more about Tom, visit https://www.ingersolllandcare.com/
To pre-register email: info@GBland.org
Come celebrate Great Barrington's connection with the Appalachian Trail. Join DCR MassParks staff and Great Barrington Trails & Greenways partners. Volunteer, hike, and picnic with A.T. Maintainers and Hikers. All events are free and open to all. Pre-register at email@example.com
Come discover a special place in Great Barrington. Our guided walk will focus on tree and shrub identification as well the native birds and wildlife supported here.