Calendar

Mar
11
Mon
Community Garden Registration & Seed Workshop @ Attleboro Library
Mar 11 @ 6:30 pm

Attleboro Community Garden 2019 Season Registration Sessions

There will be a 20 minute Orientation at each of the sessions.  All new and returning gardeners must attend one of the registration and orientation sessions in person.  New gardeners will be placed on a wait list on a first come basis.  The plot fee for 2019 is $25.   Contact Juliet Teixeira (texjade@yahoo.com or 508-222-2569) for more information.

Please note:

  •  If inclement weather causes library to be closed, registration session will be cancelled.
  • March 11 Session includes a workshop on seed starting
Mar
19
Tue
Board of Directors Meeting
Mar 19 all-day
Mar
21
Thu
Attleboro Flower Show @ Attleboro Arts Museum
Mar 21 @ 9:30 am – Mar 24 @ 4:00 pm

Please join us at our booth at the Attleboro Flower Show.  Learn more about the Land Trust, and the properties within the community.

 

  • Event
    • Thursday. March 21st from 9:30am – 4pm
    • Friday, March 22nd from 9:30am – 4pm
    • Saturday, March 23rd from 9:30am – 4pm
    • Sunday, March 24th from 12pm – 4pm
  • Admission each day is $3.00, Children 9 years and under are free
History of Barrows Farm @ Attleboro Area Industrial Museum
Mar 21 @ 6:45 pm
History of Barrows Farm @ Attleboro Area Industrial Museum

Attleboro Land Trust board member Bill Lewis will present his research on the history of the Barrows house and farm, located on what is now the Deborah and Roger Richardson Nature Preserve on Wilmarth Street.  The earliest occupants of the house were probably Benajah and Lydia Barrows, who were married in 1706.  This is a program of the Attleboro Historic Preservation Society

Mar
23
Sat
MLTC Conservation Conference (Worcester) @ Worcester Technical High School
Mar 23 all-day

The Massachusetts Land Trust Coalition coordinates the annual Massachusetts Land Conservation Conference. It is the largest state-wide land conservation conference in the country. Hundreds of conservation practitioners attend, enriching and energizing themselves each year with new knowledge to assist them in their work. Numerous workshops are offered, with topics ranging from conservation techniques to communications to fundraising.

For details visit http://massland.org/conference

Apr
2
Tue
Spring Newsletter Mailing
Apr 2 all-day
Apr
13
Sat
Keep Attleboro Beautiful Clean-Up Day
Apr 13 all-day

Please stay tuned for an update on event locations and details.

Apr
20
Sat
Earth Day 2019 – Booth at Briggs Nursery @ Briggs Nursery
Apr 20 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

CELEBRATE EARTH DAY BY RECRUITING NEW MEMBERS

 

We’ll be  promoting land preservation and recruiting new members

on Sat., April 20th at Briggs Nursery in North Attleboro. If you are not

a member, this is a great time to get involved with preserving the

natural open space in our community. Stop by our table and sign up!

It could be your best Earth Day ever!

Geocaching CITO (Cache In Trash Out) Cleanup @ Larson Woodland
Apr 20 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am

Stay tuned for event details.

Apr
22
Mon
Rachel Carson and Her Legacy for Environmental Justice Today @ Hindle Auditorium, Wheaton College
Apr 22 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Dr. Robert K. Musil, President and CEO of the Rachel Carson Council will deliver a talk on environmental justice on Earth Day. Dr. Musil specializes in contemporary global sustainability, security, and health issues as well as Cold War history, culture, and policy. He is also a Senior Fellow and Adjunct Professor at the Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies, School of Public Affairs at American University where he teaches about climate change and American environmental politics.

A reception and book signing will immediately follow this event in Hindle Lobby.
Open to the public. All are welcome to attend. Sponsored by the Office of the Provost.