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January 2019

Call for Artists for 7th Annual Art Palette Contest!

January 25 @ 8:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30am on Friday, repeating until February 22, 2019

Spaulding Aldrich Heritage Gallery, 50 Douglas Road
Whitinsville, MA 01588 United States
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7th Annual Art Palette Contest

Call for Artists for 7th Annual Art Palette Contest!  Transform an ordinary wooden art palette into a work of art. Entries will be on display in the Heritage Gallery from March 8 - April 26. Cash prizes will be given to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners in three age categories. All ages and abilities are welcome and encouraged to participate. Art palettes are available for purchase in the Heritage Gallery, 50 Douglas Road, Whitinsville, MA until February 22.  Finished…

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Valley Talks: Why did the Irish come to the Blackstone Valley?

January 27 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Museum of Work & Culture, 42 S. Main Street
Woonsocket, RI 02895 United States
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Valley Talks

Valley Talks, a series of free historical lectures, continues on Sunday, Jan. 27, 1:30pm, at the Museum of Work & Culture. Former National Park Ranger Chuck Arning will present “Please Tell Me, Why Did The Irish Come All the Way to America to Build Canals?,” exploring the factors that led the Irish to leave their beloved homeland to construct canals on the Blackstone River. Seating is limited to 75 and is first come, first served. Arning served for 24 years…

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February 2019

Call for Artists for 7th Annual Art Palette Contest!

February 1 @ 8:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30am on Friday, repeating until February 22, 2019

Spaulding Aldrich Heritage Gallery, 50 Douglas Road
Whitinsville, MA 01588 United States
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7th Annual Art Palette Contest

Call for Artists for 7th Annual Art Palette Contest!  Transform an ordinary wooden art palette into a work of art. Entries will be on display in the Heritage Gallery from March 8 - April 26. Cash prizes will be given to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners in three age categories. All ages and abilities are welcome and encouraged to participate. Art palettes are available for purchase in the Heritage Gallery, 50 Douglas Road, Whitinsville, MA until February 22.  Finished…

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Neutaconkanut Hill Conservancy’s Monthly Guided Hike

February 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating indefinitely

Neutakonkanut Hill Killingly Ballfield, 120 Killingly St
Providence, RI 02909 United States
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Free
Guided Hike

NHC and the Providence Parks Department invite you to enjoy a guided hike on top of Neutaconkanut hill. The guided hike will take you to the top of the hill, the highest point in Providence. (Elevation: 296 feet above sea level.)  From the hilltop meadow and from several hiking trails are spectacular views of the City and nearly a quarter of the State. In all seasons, the beauty of this 88-acre woodland is a classroom-in-nature. The forested woodlands, with several…

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Neutaconkanut Hill Conservancy February Guided Hike

February 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Neutakonkanut Hill Killingly Ballfield, 120 Killingly St
Providence, RI 02909 United States
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February Guided HIke

NHC and Providence Parks Department invite you to enjoy the winter season on this February guided hike across our Hill to see the beautiful views of the City of Providence and beyond.  Seize the day and enjoy the brisk air of Winter. Dress for the day's weather-be sure to wear comfortable walking or hiking shoes.  Our  February guided hike is free but donations to the All Volunteer Conservancy are highly encouraged.  No advance registrations are required.  Suitable for all ages 5 and…

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Beekeeping Basics – Volunteer Skills Workshop

February 6 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Blackstone Heritage Corridor Visitor Center at Worcester, 3 Paul Clancy Way (GPS use 115 McKeon Road)
Worcester, MA 01607 United States
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Beekeeping Basics

“Honeybees are one of the hardest working creatures and there is so much to know,” says veteran beekeeper Ken Warchol. Join Ken Warchol at our upcoming workshop, Beekeeping Basics, a visual tour through the inside of a beehive and explore what goes on inside this mini society. Ken will share his knowledge so that you can better understand this mysterious social insect and the role that it plays in humanity’s survival on earth. Learn about the challenges honeybees face in our environment…

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Roots in Nature at Upton State Forest

February 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on August 2, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on September 6, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on October 4, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on November 1, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on December 6, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on February 7, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on March 7, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on April 4, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on May 2, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on June 6, 2018 at 10:00am

Upton State Forest, 205 Westboro Road (car parking)
Upton, MA 01568 United States
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Roots in Nature Upton State Forest

Roots in Nature at Upton State Forest Beginning Bridges in partnership with Woodland Adventures invites you to unplug, leave the toys at home and join us for fun free play and friendships.  Outdoor play offers so many benefits to the health and development of a young child.  Make sure you dress to play in the woods and according to the weather. To provide support, education, encouragement and community resources to families with children birth to 8 years. • Recognize parents…

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Call for Artists for 7th Annual Art Palette Contest!

February 8 @ 8:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30am on Friday, repeating until February 22, 2019

Spaulding Aldrich Heritage Gallery, 50 Douglas Road
Whitinsville, MA 01588 United States
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7th Annual Art Palette Contest

Call for Artists for 7th Annual Art Palette Contest!  Transform an ordinary wooden art palette into a work of art. Entries will be on display in the Heritage Gallery from March 8 - April 26. Cash prizes will be given to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners in three age categories. All ages and abilities are welcome and encouraged to participate. Art palettes are available for purchase in the Heritage Gallery, 50 Douglas Road, Whitinsville, MA until February 22.  Finished…

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“Ticket To Volunteer”

February 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
BHC office, 670 Linwood Ave
Whitinsville, MA 01588 United States
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"Ticket To Volunteer"

Are you interested in volunteering?  Have you been looking for an opportunity to get connected in your community throughout the Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor?  This could be your "Ticket To Volunteer". We would love to show you how through the Volunteer-In Parks program.  Join us to learn how! Please RSVP to volunteer@blackstoneheritagecorridor.org or call 508-234-4242  

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Call for Artists for 7th Annual Art Palette Contest!

February 15 @ 8:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30am on Friday, repeating until February 22, 2019

Spaulding Aldrich Heritage Gallery, 50 Douglas Road
Whitinsville, MA 01588 United States
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7th Annual Art Palette Contest

Call for Artists for 7th Annual Art Palette Contest!  Transform an ordinary wooden art palette into a work of art. Entries will be on display in the Heritage Gallery from March 8 - April 26. Cash prizes will be given to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners in three age categories. All ages and abilities are welcome and encouraged to participate. Art palettes are available for purchase in the Heritage Gallery, 50 Douglas Road, Whitinsville, MA until February 22.  Finished…

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