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May 25, 2017
  • Water Chestnut information session!

    May 25, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    The Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main Street, Essex , CT
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May 31, 2017
  • Water Chestnut information session!

    May 31, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    deKoven House, 27 Washington Street, Middletown, CT
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June 2, 2017
  • Volunteer Opportunity! Cut Phragmites and Pull Purple Loostrife with Ron

    June 2, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Norwich, VT, USA
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June 3, 2017
  • Essex Annual Shad Bake

    June 3, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 6:30 pm
    Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main St, Essex, CT 06426, USA

    The Rotary Club of Essex and the Connecticut River Museum are happy to again partner to bring a classic Connecticut Spring tradition: the Shad Bake.Programs on the history of the Connecticut Shad fishery will be offered throughout the day, and the Essex Corinthian Jazz Band will provide live music.

    For more information, and to purchase tickets, visit: https://shop.ctrivermuseum.org/SearchResults.asp?Cat=1912

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June 4, 2017
  • Eagle Day Musical with Deerpaths Nature Center & POW / POW Talk!

    June 4, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Great Falls Discovery Center, 2 Avenue A, Turners Falls, MA 01376, USA

    Free special events day at the Great Falls Discovery Center in Turners Falls.

    Eagle Musical at 1 p.m.!

    The Connecticut River Conservancy presents at 3pm! Come if you love the river, eagles, and want to learn and be inspired!

    Schedule:

    10 a.m. -1 p.m.: Special eagle exhibits and scavenger hunts in the museum at GFDC!

    1 p.m: "Great to be an Eagle," an original educational musical about the amazing story of Bald Eagle restoration by Deer Paths Nature School of Wendell, Catchy tunes, and a story that covers many details of river and Bald Eagle history! People of all ages will learn a lot and be moved to help eagles! You'll leave soaring (and singing) with the eagles!

    2:30 pm: Connecticut River Conservancy presentation: The Power of Water / The Power of Words: Learn about the river and participate in an environmental action art and mural project.

    4 to 5 p.m.: Museum and special exhibits open for more exploration!

    "Great to be an Eagle," written by students and teachers at Deer Paths Nature School, tracks the Connecticut River history from the 1800's to present time and the incredible story of Bald Eagles' restoration, celebrating local and national heros of environmental activism, with beautiful, catchy songs. Professional musicians play the original music, including Carrie Ferguson, Garrett Sawyer and James Rutter. A learning experience for adults as well as kids!

    The Connecticut River Conservancy will host a multimedia presentation on Connecticut River dams and fish species. The audience is then invited to create a statement or drawing that will become part of a public art installation called: The Power of Water / The Power of Words." Art pieces and public feedback will also contribute to official public comments for updates to legislation on the relicensing of Connecticut River hydroelectric dams.

    This event is supported by a grant from the Wendell Arts Council.

    For more information, contact Seal at Deer Paths Nature School at deerpaths@gmail.com or 978-544-0269. For info on Great Falls Discovery Center, go to www.greatfallsdiscoverycenter.org

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June 6, 2017
  • New Hamphshire Gives

    June 6, 2017
    online

    A 24-hour online fundraising event connecting donors to local nonprofits.
    Celebrate giving across New Hampshire! Please consider a donation for your rivers.

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June 10, 2017
  • Pints in the Park

    June 10, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    EnergyPark, 50 Miles St, Greenfield, MA 01301, USA

    Pints in the Park - a celebration of Franklin County breweries and cideries! Join us for a fun day of local beverages, live music and fun activities for the whole family!

    The Connecticut River Conservancy will be attending in support of the local community of the CT River!

    Pints in the Park is a proud participant in the 2nd annual Western MA Beer Week! Check them out here: http://www.westernmassbeerweek.org/

    Musical Lineup:
    Hevvi Synthia
    Willy and the Poor Boys https://www.facebook.com/wandthepbs/
    Hammydown http://hammydownmusic.com/
    Carinae https://carinaeband.bandcamp.com/

    For More information, visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/1293382264080835/
    or http://www.ThePeoplesPint.com

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  • Volunteer Opportunity! Water Chestnut Pull at Mattabesset Floating Meadows

    June 10, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Mattabesset Floating Meadows, Middletown, CT
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June 13, 2017
  • Volunteer Opportunity! Water Chestnut Pull at Log Pond Cove

    June 13, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
    Long Pond Cove, Holyoke, MA
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June 14, 2017
  • Volunteer Opportunity! Water Chestnut Pull at Keeney Cove

    June 14, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Keeney Cove, Connecticut, USA
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June 17, 2017
  • River Celebration 2017

    June 17, 2017
    Riverfront Recapture Boathouse, Hartford, CT, United States
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June 21, 2017
  • Volunteer Opportunity! Water Quality Monitoring at Pikes Falls in VT

    June 21, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
    Various locations in Vermont and Massachusetts
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  • Volunteer Opportunity! Water Chestnut Pull at Keeney Cove

    June 21, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Keeney Cove, Connecticut, USA
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