Come to the riverbank by foot, or paddle over to shore, bring a picnic and enjoy music, poetry and art at the Old Calf Pasture near the Lowell Road bridge in Concord!
Plein Air Painting Class: Join art instructor Cecilia Sharma's free 2-hour outdoors watercolor workshop. For all levels, some experience in drawing and painting helpful but not required. 8 am
Paddle the lower parts of the Assabet and Sudbury Rivers, continuing down to the Old North Bridge on the Concord River searching for clues and stickers, including a treat at the Old Calf Pasture.
Put your canoe or kayak in at the Lowell Street Bridge or if renting a boat, at the South Bridge Boat House (978-369-9438, 486 Main Street, Concord) between 10 and 11:30 am.
This is a family-friendly paddle that takes 1-2 hours.
Join in other festivities going on at the Old Calf Pasture!
For more information, email OARS or call 978-369-3956.
Fishing Class for Kids!
Sunday, June 23 from 9 - 11 am.
Would your kids like to learn how to fish? Concord Outfitters will run a fishing class for children ages 6-13 years old on the banks of Nashoba Brook in West Concord.
Preregistration is required. Call 978-318-0330 or email Andy by June 20.
Meet at Concord Outfitters, 84 Commonwealth Avenue, West Concord.
27th Annual Cleanup to take place on the Assabet, Sudbury, and Concord Rivers
Saturday September 21, 2013
9:00am - noon
Save the Date. Details coming this summer.
Calling All Photographers!
All photographers, young and old, novice and pro, are invited to enter the OARS photo contest. We are seeking photographs that illustrate the beauty and challenges of the Assabet, Sudbury, and Concord Rivers and their watersheds.
Rules and guidelines coming soon.
Entry deadline is midnight September 27, 2013.