Around the bend woods

Cancelled – Poetry in Nature – Dorchester Park

(español adelante) Join us as we gather together at Dorchester Park, and go on a meditative, reflective nature walk. We will walk and periodically stop to hear a nature poem and give people time to reflect and pause in a nature journal or simply be still. This event is for… Read More

Updated tree Bark

Cancelled – Nature Play Urbana: Mattapan Public Library

Curated for Preschool aged children, Nature Play Urbana will offer some nature theme exploration with the partnership of the East Boston Library this Winter and Spring. We will offer children a safe space to learn about the seasons, and their local surroundings with storytelling, a sensory activity craft, and a… Read More

Thomas Spirit Tree Green

Coastal Lecture: History and Culture of the Massachusett Tribe

Join us for a lecture highlighting the history of indigenous people in Massachusetts through the 1600’s with Thomas (Spirit Tree) Green, indigenous educator and descendent of the Neponset Band of Massachusett tribe. Thomas will share information on the hierarchy of bloodlines of S’achemship prior to English colonization, and the pivotal… Read More

Around the bend woods

Cancelled – Poetry in Nature – Dorchester Park

(español adelante) Join us as we gather together at Dorchester Park, and go on a meditative, reflective nature walk. We will walk and periodically stop to hear a nature poem and give people time to reflect and pause in a nature journal or simply be still. This event is for… Read More

Updated tree Bark

Cancelled – Nature Play Urbana: Mattapan Public Library

Curated for Preschool aged children, Nature Play Urbana will offer some nature theme exploration with the partnership of the East Boston Library this Winter and Spring. We will offer children a safe space to learn about the seasons, and their local surroundings with storytelling, a sensory activity craft, and a… Read More

Old Manse in July

American Contradictions: Slavery and the American Revolution at the Old Manse

Many who fought for liberty and independence from Great Britain also enslaved other people – a contradiction that is at the heart of the American Revolution. At the Old Manse, we see this contradiction embodied in the life of William Emerson, “Patriot Preacher” and slave holder. We also see it… Read More

Updated tree Bark

Cancelled – Nature Play Urbana: Mattapan Public Library

Curated for Preschool aged children, Nature Play Urbana will offer some nature theme exploration with the partnership of the East Boston Library this Winter and Spring. We will offer children a safe space to learn about the seasons, and their local surroundings with storytelling, a sensory activity craft, and a… Read More

Old Manse in July

American Contradictions: Slavery and the American Revolution at the Old Manse

Many who fought for liberty and independence from Great Britain also enslaved other people – a contradiction that is at the heart of the American Revolution. At the Old Manse, we see this contradiction embodied in the life of William Emerson, “Patriot Preacher” and slave holder. We also see it… Read More

Updated tree Bark

Nature Play Urbana: East Boston Public Library

Curated for Preschool aged children, Nature Play Urbana will offer some nature theme exploration with the partnership of the East Boston Library this Winter and Spring. We will offer children a safe space to learn about the seasons, and their local surroundings with storytelling, a sensory activity craft, and a… Read More

Old Manse in July

American Contradictions: Slavery and the American Revolution at the Old Manse

Many who fought for liberty and independence from Great Britain also enslaved other people – a contradiction that is at the heart of the American Revolution. At the Old Manse, we see this contradiction embodied in the life of William Emerson, “Patriot Preacher” and slave holder. We also see it… Read More

Around the bend woods

Cancelled – Poetry in Nature – Dorchester Park

(español adelante) Join us as we gather together at Dorchester Park, and go on a meditative, reflective nature walk. We will walk and periodically stop to hear a nature poem and give people time to reflect and pause in a nature journal or simply be still. This event is for… Read More