66 bird types found in volunteer-led bird walks throughout the National Heritage Corridor Whitinsville, MA (June 30, 2017) – It was a spring like no other, thanks to a few passionate volunteers from Blackstone Heritage Corridor, Inc. (BHC). Three avid birders came together to lead a series of nine bird walks between April and June…

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The Blackstone Heritage Corridor is looking for photos for the 2018 Calendar Contest. The theme of the contest is The Blackstone River and Blackstone River Watershed. “We are celebrating the hard-working Blackstone River in our 2018 Calendar. The historic river, which powered the birth of the American Industrial Revolution, is this region’s most popular feature…

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    In addition to being open Monday through Friday, 8:00 – 4:00, Blackstone Heritage Corridor (BHC) will now open Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon during the summer. Looking for information?  Need a map? Want to stamp your NPS passport?  Need a new hat? If you’re looking for ideas on how to Get…

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The ride started out gray , overcast and dreary – wasn’t looking too great for a bike ride . However, as the afternoon went on the sun eventually came out just in time to warm us a bit on our bikes and provide a spectacular pink and gold sunset after the bike ride.  Wildlife abounded, muskrats,…

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Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Megan DiPrete, Executive Director 508-234-4242 mdiprete@BlackstoneHeritageCorridor.org BHC Gears Up to Celebrate National Bike Month in May Festivities Include Bike Rack and Repair Station Installations and Launch of Bikeway Patrol Rides Whitinsville, MA (May 12, 2017) – Blackstone Heritage Corridor, Inc. (BHC) is celebrating National Bike Month in May with…

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Megan DiPrete, Executive Director 508-234-4242 MDiPrete@BlackstoneHeritageCorridor.org Blackstone Heritage Corridor Celebrates Its Volunteers Southwick’s Zoo Hosts Behind-the-Scenes Experience for BHC’s Volunteers-in-Parks   Whitinsville, MA (May 10, 2017)- Blackstone Heritage Corridor, Inc. (BHC) celebrated National Volunteer Week with its volunteers at Southwick’s Zoo in Mendon, MA, with a behind-the-scenes tour led by Betsey…

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Request for Qualifications – Design of Exhibits  – Click for Proposal PDF Blackstone Heritage Corridor Visitor Center at Worcester May 2, 2017 BHC seeks qualifications from companies interested in developing content, fabricating and installing exhibits for the Blackstone Heritage Corridor Visitor Center @ Worcester, under construction off McKeon Road, Worcester, MA. Review Process: BHC anticipates…

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Whitinsville, MA (March 13, 2017) – In preparation for the annual spring cleanup season, Blackstone Heritage Corridor, Inc. (BHC) reached out to each community within the National Heritage Corridor and has a couple of exciting new additions this year. For starters, the Town of Uxbridge is kicking off the 2017 cleanup season with a town-wide…

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Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Charlene Perkins Cutler, Executive Director 508-234-4242 ccutler@BlackstoneHeritageCorridor.org Hopedale Historical Commission Benefits from BHC Partnership Grant Little Red Shop Museum Completes Historical Archive Whitinsville, MA (March 8, 2017) – Important historical documents and artifacts in Hopedale, MA, have been successfully archived thanks to a Partnership Grant from Blackstone Heritage Corridor,…

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