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DCR Spring Storywalk “A Salamander’s Room”
DCR Spring Storywalk “A Salamander’s Room” @ Blue Hills Reservation
Apr 1 – May 31 all-day
DCR Spring Storywalk "A Salamander's Room" @ Blue Hills Reservation | Milton | Massachusetts | United States
Enjoy a Family Spring Storywalk® at Houghton’s Pond Playground. Visit A Salamander Room. Vernal pools and wetlands come alive in spring! Many salamanders and frogs are most active this time of year. Be on the[...]
DCR Family Sugaring Storywalk 12:00 am
DCR Family Sugaring Storywalk @ Houghton's Pond Playground
Apr 1 @ 12:00 am
Cold nights and warm days – that’s sugaring weather. Enjoy a classic New England tale written by Jessie Haas. Read along as you stroll through the pages of the book posted on the wooden fence[...]
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Milton Artweek & the Wakefield Estate: Audubon’s Royal Octavo Exhibition 11:00 am
Milton Artweek & the Wakefield Estate: Audubon’s Royal Octavo Exhibition @ The Wakefield Estate
Apr 3 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Milton Artweek & the Wakefield Estate: Audubon's Royal Octavo Exhibition @ The Wakefield Estate | Milton | Massachusetts | United States
The lecture will showcase the Wakefield Estate’s collection of John James Audobon’s Royal Octavo, a set of hand-colored lithographs from the 1840’s recently discovered at the Wakefield Estate.
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Milton Artweek & the Wakefield Estate: Audubon’s Royal Octavo Exhibition 11:00 am
Milton Artweek & the Wakefield Estate: Audubon’s Royal Octavo Exhibition @ The Wakefield Estate
Apr 4 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Milton Artweek & the Wakefield Estate: Audubon's Royal Octavo Exhibition @ The Wakefield Estate | Milton | Massachusetts | United States
The lecture will showcase the Wakefield Estate’s collection of John James Audobon’s Royal Octavo, a set of hand-colored lithographs from the 1840’s recently discovered at the Wakefield Estate.
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DCR Adult Walking Club 1:00 pm
DCR Adult Walking Club @ Houghton's Pond parking lot
Apr 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Moderate walk, some hills, 4 miles.  Old Rte. 128 to Beech Hollow and Doe Hollow.  Return via the green dot trail.
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Rockin’ in the Park 1:00 pm
Rockin’ in the Park
Apr 13 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Preregistration is required. For ages 12 and up. Email Maggi.Brown@state.ma.us with name, number of attendees and ages. Rain date: Sunday April 14, 1 pm -3 pm Join Les Tyrala, a registered geologist, on this co-sponsored DCR[...]
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DCR Adult Walking Club 1:00 pm
DCR Adult Walking Club @ Shea Rink parking lot
Apr 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Moderate walk, some hilly terrain, 3+ miles. Walk from St. Moritz Pond to Sawcut Notch, return on Crags Foot Path.
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Brookwood Community Farm Cooking Class- “Diving into Dips” 11:00 am
Brookwood Community Farm Cooking Class- “Diving into Dips” @ Canton First Parish UU Church
Apr 18 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm
Children in grades 3-8 April vacation (4/18) 11:00-1:30 “Diving into Dips” located at the Canton First Parish UU Church on Washington St. Register soon on the website!
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Peek-a-Blue Hikes for Parents and Tots 11:00 am
Peek-a-Blue Hikes for Parents and Tots @ Houghton's Pond parking lot
Apr 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Calling all parents and tots! Join the Friends of the Blue Hills for a new season of Peek-a-Blue Hikes for parents and tots. Enjoy a kids and parents scavenger hunt, complete with prizes for all![...]
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Brookwood Community Farm Cook Class- “Knife Skills” 6:30 pm
Brookwood Community Farm Cook Class- “Knife Skills” @ East Milton Congregational Church
Apr 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Cooking Class for Knife Skills for ages 13 and up,  4/24 6:30 – 8:30 pm at E. Milton Congregational Church.  Register at the website soon!
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DCR Park Serve Day 9:00 am
DCR Park Serve Day @ Houghton's Pond parking lot
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Lend a hand for DCR Park Serve Day with Blue Hills trailwork. Join the Friends of Blue Hills to help clear the trails. Activities may involve raking, digging out water bars and culverts, cutting branches or[...]
Trail Maintenance (DCR Park Serve Day) 9:00 am
Trail Maintenance (DCR Park Serve Day) @ Houghton's Pond Parking Lot
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
Trail Maintenance (DCR Park Serve Day) @ Houghton's Pond Parking Lot | Milton | Massachusetts | United States
Join us to help care for the trails!  We will make sure the drain structures are ready for winter, clear away storm debris and cut back brush that blocks the trails.  Wear sturdy boots, long pants[...]
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