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Blackstone River Watershed Council/Friends of the Blackstone

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100 New River Road
Lincoln, 02838

June 2021

Corridor Chats at the Blackstone River Watershed Council/Friends of the Blackstone

June 26 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Free

Corridor Chats Is Back! Join us Saturday, June 26, for an overdue, in-person celebration! We'll be paying tribute to Pollinator Week, National Rivers Month, and National Great Outdoors Month! Thank you to our friends at the Blackstone River Watershed Council/Friends of the Blackstone for hosting Corridor Chats at their Sycamore Landing property in Manville, RI, situated perfectly between the Blackstone River on the back and the Blackstone River Bikeway on the front! They have also built a large garden area,…

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Pollinator Garden Bicycle Tour

June 26 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Free

Join us for a bike ride between two pollinator gardens along the Blackstone River Bikeway! We'll meet at the Blackstone River Watershed Council/Friends of the Blackstone, 100 New River Road, Lincoln, RI. We'll ride three miles south to the Kelly House Museum to see the native pollinator garden sponsored by the Rhode Island Wild Plant Society. Meet Ranger Tyler from Blackstone River Valley National Historical Park, whose vision created the garden, and meet volunteers from RIWPS who donated the plants…

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July 2021

Be a River Ranger for the Day

July 10 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Free

GearHeads/Junior Rangers! Join us for a nature hike along the Blackstone River and learn about water quality and what you can do to protect the river and the Blackstone River Watershed.   We'll meet with Nick, who receives the water quality samples that volunteers collect on sampling day, to learn about the testing and reporting. Then we'll go for a Blue Mind walk along the river trails at Sycamore Landing. Finally, we'll stop at the new meditation area to work…

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August 2021

Be a River Ranger for the Day

August 14 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Free

GearHeads/Junior Rangers! August is Water Quality Month! Join us for a nature hike along the Blackstone River and learn about water quality and what you can do to protect the river and the Blackstone River Watershed. We’ll meet with Nick at the Blackstone River Watershed Council*, who receives the water quality samples that volunteers collect on sampling day, to learn about the testing and reporting. Then we’ll go for a Blue Mind walk along the river trails at Sycamore Landing.…

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