50th Anniversary Celebration

50th Anniversary Celebration

Join Us to Celebrate the Naturalists’ Club’s 50th Anniversary during the weekend of October 4-6, 2019 AMC’s Noble View Outdoor Center – 635 South Quarter Road, Russell, MA

Schedule of Events

Click the Link for a full list of Saturday’s Naturalist Festival

Friday October 4thSaturday October 5thSunday October 6th
Naturalists’ Club Memebers pre-register with Nancy if you want to stay overnight at the Double Cottage (Arrive no earlier than noon)7:30 – 8:30 Early Morning Hike8:00 – 9:00 Yoga on the Mountain with Sally Barber of Westfield Yoga Center
1-4 Set-up canopies, tables, etc. Overnight guests may arrive and settle in.9:00 – 4:00 Naturalist Festival: Schedule of Events9:00 – 10:00 Skulls and Scat display and program with Bob Kidd
6:00 – 7:00 Pot-luck supper for overnighters5:30 Members only Celebration Dinner Catered by The Bread Basket10:00 Check out
7:30 – 9:00 Astronomy 7:30 – 9:00 Astronomy & Campfire 10:00-12:00 Take down/clean up

Sister Organizations sharing their good works for the environment

Saturday, various times: Kestrel Land Trust, Wild Edibles with Blanche Derby, Mushrooms and Scanograpy with Marty Klein, Connecticut River Conservancy, Westfield River Watershed Association, Northeast Connecticut Kestrel Project with Tom Sayer, The American Chestnut Foundation, Composting (pending), Mass Audubon’s Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary (pending), Appalachian Mountain Club (pending)

Leave a comment or question below. Will you be coming on Saturday? Do you want to stay with us in the Double Cottage both Friday and Saturday nights? Do you want to join the Club and explore Western Mass’s natural history year-round? Only $20 for a family membership.

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