The Nature Conservancy | Mashomack: May + June Happenings / Trail Map / May Book In The Woods …

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May and June Happenings at Mashomack

We are open 7 days a week, from dawn to dusk.

Beginning on May 6th, the Visitor Center will reopen on Fridays and Saturdays, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Please note this schedule is subject to change as we closely follow Covid guidelines.

Volunteers gather to “free the trees” from invasive vines in the meadows of Mashomack.

© Rebecca Kusa/TNC

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Upcoming Programs

Here’s a look at some of our upcoming programs. There are more to come. So be sure to check nature.org/events to learn about new programs as they are added.

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Migratory Warbler Walk

Join fellow birders as we search for migratory warblers and other species in Mashomack’s forests and fields. Bring your cameras, binoculars and spotting scopes and meet us at the Visitor Center. Tom Damiani, bluebird ambassador for the New York Bluebird Society, will lead the way.

  • Friday, May 13th, 7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

Volunteer Welcome and Orientation

We’re ready to welcome volunteers back for the 2022 season. Come down to Mashomack and learn about our new volunteer opportunities and about improvements that have been put in place over the past two years.

  • Saturday, May 21, 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Summer Solstice Paddle

Join us for a paddle through Bass Creek on the first evening of summer. Mashomack staff will lead the way through our tranquil marsh waters and explore the abundant wildlife and new growth of summer. We will provide kayaks and life jackets.

  • Tuesday, June 21st, 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
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For more information and to RSVP for these programs, please visit the links above.

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Environmental Explorers—Spots Still Available

There are still spots available for our Environmental Explorers children’s program this summer. Kids ages 8-12 can register today for a fabulous nature camp experience!

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May Book in the Woods

The Curious Garden by Peter Brown

Come for a self-guided half-mile walk and read a story as you go! While out exploring, Liam discovers a hidden garden and decides to take care of it. Will he be able to transform a gray city into a green world?

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Saving Indiana Songbirds Starts in Our Forests

The diversity of birds is declining with the loss of their habitats. A new TNC project, Forestry for the Birds, brings forest managers and bird lovers together to promote the well-being of both—and all who depend upon them.

©TNC

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