Beautify Hay Burr Inn Equine Rescue & Sanctuary

Help beautify the grounds here on the Sanctuary. We will clean the trail, distribute compost in our gardens, mulch, and plant flower seeds. Many hands make light work. We love to have your talents help make the grounds a beautiful place for our equines. Great opportunity for community service hours. In the case of bad…

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Canterbury Town-Wide Cleanup

The Canterbury Lions Club and the Town of Canterbury are organizing a roadside trash cleanup day on Saturday, May 14th from 9 am – 1 pm. Volunteers will meet at the Town Hall to obtain their assigned location. Student may request community service credits. Trash bags, gloves and water will be provided. Following the cleanup…

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Nature Writer’s Workshop

Come out this spring and give nature and a notebook your attention for a while. You won’t really be learning to “write” (you may already write) but reminding yourself how to be in the world, engaging purposefully with the living mystery hidden in the living details. The act of writing hopefully nourishes your insight, intuition,…

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Plainfield Earth Day Cleanups

The Town of Plainfield is hosting a cleanup event in honor of Earth Day. The primary focus will be on local parks, open spaces and public walkways. Participants will meet at Lions Park to gather supplies and head out to an area that needs cleaning and returning with the trash that they collected. A picnic…

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Town of Sprague Earth Day Cleanup

The Town of Sprague is planning an Earth Day Cleanup on Saturday, April 23rd, 2022. Volunteers will meet at the Grist Mill parking lot at 76 Main St. Baltic at 10:00 a.m. Bags and gloves will be available. Following cleanup, participants will gather at 1:00 p.m. at the Grist Mill for pizza. We hope to…

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Andover Town-Wide Cleanup

The Town of Andover will be holding a cleanup of the roadsides and the Rail Trail beginning at 9 am on April 23, 2022. Volunteers are asked to meet at either the Andover Church parking lot or ALPOA Beach parking lot to sign-in, get instructions and pickup supplies before being dispersed to your cleanup area.…

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Children’s Fishing Derby 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Join Friends of Pachaug Forest at the Old Pachaug Fish Hatchery for our annual Children’s Fishing Derby. Open to children under 16 years of age. We will be giving prizes to all participants with special prizes for any child who catches a fish. We hope to see our future anglers there! Programs are free to…

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Friends of Pachaug Forest Annual Earth Day Cleanup

On April 23rd from 7 am – 1 pm the Friends of Pachaug Forest will be holding their Annual Earth Day Cleanup at Hopeville Pond State Park, Chapman and Green Falls Areas and along roadsides and waterways in the area. Trash bags will be provided. Please meet at the pavilion at Hopeville Pond State Park.…

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Spring Camp Fire w/The Friends of Pachaug Forest

Join us for a Spring Campfire Theme: Appreciation for the Earth at large and for Pachaug Forest. Please bring instruments, quotations/ memories regarding nature. Contact Bobbi Cornelius bobbi.cornelius@yahoo.com. Sponsored by Friends of Pachaug Forest.

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Sturbridge Trails Committee Cleanup

The Sturbridge Trails Committee is sponsoring a trails cleanup day on April 16, 2022.   The event will focus cleanup and maintenance activities at two main locations:  Long Pond and Riverlands Parking Lot. The Long Pond trail area off Rt. 148 in Fiskdale, MA will be an area where cleanup activities will continue deeper into the…

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