Corridor NEWS

Blackstone River Watershed-Wide Cleanup Set for April 13

March 25, 2019

A bi-state effort is planned for a watershed-wide cleanup of the Blackstone River Watershed on Saturday, April 13 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The Blackstone River Watershed Association (BRWA) and the Blackstone River Watershed Council/Friends of the Blackstone (BRWC/FOB)…

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BHC Celebrates National Bike Month by Hosting Adaptive Cycling With All Out Adventures

March 13, 2019

   Whitinsville, MA (March8, 2019) – In celebration of National Bike Month in May, Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor (BHC) is partnering with All Out Adventures and the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation’s Universal Access Program to offer…

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Blackstone Heritage Corridor Names Kurtz Director and Announces Board Appointments

January 24, 2019

Whitinsville, MA (January 24, 2019) – Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor (BHC) has named Devon Kurtz its Executive Director and made new appointments to its Board of Directors. At its annual meeting in January held at the Blackstone Valley…

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New Visitor Center Now Open

October 22, 2018

New Blackstone Heritage Corridor Visitor Center in Worcester Opens October 27 Festivities Include Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Community Celebration Whitinsville, MA (October 22, 2018) — Blackstone Heritage Corridor, Inc. (BHC) announces the opening of the new Blackstone Heritage Corridor Visitor Center at…

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BHC Announces 2019 Calendar Photo Contest Winners

September 17, 2018

     Blackstone Heritage Corridor, Inc. (BHC) has announced the winners of its 2019 Calendar Photo Contest and plans for a calendar release party at Wormtown Brewery on Friday, October 19. Judging of the photo submissions this year was done…

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After Six Successful Years at BHC, DiPrete Accepts Position at RI DEM

April 3, 2018

Whitinsville, MA (April 3, 2018) – Following six successful years at Blackstone Heritage Corridor, Inc. (BHC), Megan DiPrete has accepted the position of Chief, Division of Planning and Development at Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (RI DEM). DiPrete was…

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BHC Announces 2018 “Birding the Blackstone” Program

February 28, 2018

Volunteers to lead specialized workshops, bird walks and more throughout the National Heritage Corridor  Whitinsville, MA (February 26, 2018) – Blackstone Heritage Corridor, Inc. (BHC) announces the return of its volunteer-led spring birding program which this year will include some…

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New Skills Workshops Enhance the Volunteer Experience in National Heritage Corridor

February 5, 2018

Whitinsville, MA (February 5, 2018) – A series of workshops designed to enhance the volunteer experience with Blackstone Heritage Corridor, Inc. (BHC), and the Blackstone River Valley National Historical Park (BRVNHP) is bolstering the Volunteers-In-Parks (VIP) program which the two…

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Blackstone Heritage Corridor Announces Board Appointments

January 10, 2018

  Press Release                                                            FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contact:  Megan DiPrete, Executive Director                     508-234-4242                     mdiprete@BlackstoneHeritageCorridor.org Blackstone Heritage Corridor Announces…

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2018 Calendar Cover - Blackstone Heritage Corridor

BHC Announces 2018 Calendar Photo Contest Winners

September 21, 2017

 Press Release               FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:  Megan DiPrete, Executive Director 508-234-4242 mdiprete@BlackstoneHeritageCorridor.org   BHC Announces 2018 Calendar Photo Contest Winners Whitinsville, MA – (September 7, 2017) – Blackstone Heritage Corridor, Inc. (BHC) has selected the images for its 2018 calendar,…

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New Interactive GO! 2017 Map Now Available

August 31, 2017
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BHC Celebrates National Sewing Month with Launch of New Volunteer Activity

August 17, 2017

Whitinsville, MA (August 15, 2017) – With a nod to the rich textile history of the Blackstone River Valley, Blackstone Heritage Corridor, Inc. (BHC) celebrates National Sewing Month in September with the launch of a new volunteer activity focused on…

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