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Protecting pollinators

May 29, 2020

Published May 27, in the Valley Breeze. National Heritage Corridor seeks help with new pledge By MELANIE THIBEAULT, Valley Breeze Staff Writer If you’re thinking about planting a garden this year, consider making it friendly for pollinators. The Blackstone River Valley…

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New artificial beehive now buzzing in Lincoln

May 21, 2020

Bee sure to sign our Pollinator Pledge!

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Earth Day Cleanups 2020

March 23, 2020

March 23, 2020 Due to the public health and safety concerns with the Coronavirus, many of the 2020 spring cleanups scheduled throughout the Corridor have been canceled or postponed to later in the year. Here are some suggested safety tips…

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A Message to our Volunteers

March 13, 2020

Acting on a directive from the National Park Service, the Volunteers-In-Parks Program will be suspended for two weeks beginning today. All volunteers with both the Blackstone River Valley National Historical Park and Heritage Corridor are asked to refrain from volunteering…

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BHC Office and Heritage Center Closure

March 13, 2020

The Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor is actively monitoring the COVID-19 situation. The safety and well-being of our visitors, staff, and volunteers is our top priority. Acting with an abundance of caution, the Blackstone River Valley Heritage Center at…

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Blackstone Heritage Corridor Launches New Cemetery Conservation Ambassadors Volunteer Program

February 24, 2020

  Whitinsville, MA (Febraury 12, 2020) – Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor (BHC) has added a sixth volunteer program to its roster with the launch of the new Blackstone Heritage Corridor Cemetery Conservation Ambassadors. Inspired by the dedication of…

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Blackstone Heritage Corridor Gallery Celebrates the “Beautiful Blackstone Valley” with BVAA Artists

February 24, 2020

Meet the Artists at Closing Reception on March 20 Whitinsville, MA (February 12, 2020) – Following the success of its first gallery show in November for its 2020 Calendar Release Party, Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor (BHC) invited artists…

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Maple Sugaring-Themed Paint Night to Benefit Blackstone Heritage Corridor

January 17, 2020

A Paint Night on March 5 will celebrate maple sugar season in the Blackstone Valley. Attendees will be led by artist Libia Goncalves to paint her rendition of “First Snow over the Maple Field.” Whitinsville, MA (January 15, 2020) –…

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Blackstone Heritage Corridor Recognizes Volunteers

December 20, 2019

Volunteers Receive Awards at 5th Anniversary of Blackstone River Valley National Historical Park Whitinsville, MA (December 20, 2019) – At the 5th anniversary celebration for Blackstone River Valley National Historical Park on December 19, 2019, Blackstone River Valley National Heritage…

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BHC Announces 2020 Calendar Photo Contest Winners

September 16, 2019

(Whitinsville, MA – September 16, 2019) Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor (BHC) has announced the winners of its 2020 Calendar Photo Contest and plans for a calendar release party and gallery show at its offices at the Linwood Mill…

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BHC Photography Ambassadors Host Gallery Show at Museum of Work & Culture

September 3, 2019

Whitinsville, MA (August 30, 2019) – Volunteer photographers with the Blackstone Heritage Corridor Photography Ambassadors have their first gallery show on display at the Museum of Work & Culture (42 S. Main Street, Woonsocket, RI) throughout the month of September.…

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Blackstone Heritage Corridor Brings Adaptive Kayaking Series to Wallum Lake

July 17, 2019

Whitinsville, MA (July 15, 2019) – Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor (BHC) is partnering with All Out Adventures to bring a series of four free, adaptive kayaking events to Wallum Lake at Douglas State Forest, Douglas, MA, on Tuesday,…

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