Events

Water Quality Testing

Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center 100 New River Road, Lincoln, RI

We are conducting June water quality testing today at our headquarters in Lincoln. The testing will be lead by Nick Wentzell, RI Team Field Coordinator. Be sure to stay updated by checking our Events page, like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter and Instagram for news about our work, inspiring photos and opportunities […]

Pratt Dam annual cleanup

No Name Road Cumberland, RI

We will be at Pratt Dam for our annual cleanup event. Cleanup participants should be at No Name Road off of Mendon Rd before 9 a.m.  For visitors and supporters, please stop by our table which will be located on the bike trail above the dam. This event is weather and river dependent. Please keep […]

Water Quality Testing

Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center 100 New River Road, Lincoln, RI

We are conducting July water quality testing today at our headquarters in Lincoln. The testing will be lead by Nick Wentzell, RI Team Field Coordinator. Be sure to stay updated by checking our Events page, like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter and Instagram for news about our work, inspiring photos and opportunities […]

Water Quality Testing

Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center 100 New River Road, Lincoln, RI

We are conducting August water quality testing today at our headquarters in Lincoln. The testing will be lead by Nick Wentzell, RI Team Field Coordinator. Be sure to stay updated by checking our Events page, like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter and Instagram for news about our work, inspiring photos and opportunities […]

Board meeting

Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center 100 New River Road, Lincoln, RI

We will meet outside again this month. Please bring a mask, chair and the Waiver form that has been emailed out to board members so we can discuss

Water Quality Testing

Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center 100 New River Road, Lincoln, RI

We are conducting September water quality testing today at our headquarters in Lincoln. The testing will be lead by Nick Wentzell, RI Team Field Coordinator. Be sure to stay updated by checking our Events page, like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter and Instagram for news about our work, inspiring photos and opportunities […]

Blue Mind Walk: Peepers and Poetry

Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center 100 New River Road, Lincoln, RI

Got Blue Mind?  If not, come and get some while enjoying the sounds of peepers. The spring peeper is a small chorus frog widespread throughout the eastern United States and Canada. They are so called because of their chirping call that marks the beginning of spring (and you thought it was the Robin that signified […]

“Kittacuck Speaks”

Blackstone River Theatre 549 Broad Street, Cumberland, RI

'Kittacuck Speaks' is a film produced by BRWC in concert with the RI Rivers Council. Kittacuck is Native American meaning "the great tidal river". The premier will take place on Earth Day at the Blackstone River Theater. The event is free. We are extremely grateful to the Blackstone River Theater for providing the venue. The theatre […]

Earth Day Cleanup – Volunteers needed

Heritage Park 45 Broad Street, Cumberland

This year's Earth Day cleanup will take place at Heritage Park next to the Cumberland Town Hall. Volunteers are needed. Please brings rakes, loppers, cutters, gloves, etc.

Recurring

Connect with Canoes this Season

Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center 100 New River Road, Lincoln, RI

Come and enjoy a canoe adventure on the Blackstone River. No experience is required. We will provide life jackets, paddles, boats and a guide. Please wear good water shoes and bring something to drink. The series will run every third Saturday of the month through October.  Check for rain dates. To reserve your spot, call […]

Recurring

Connect with Canoes this Season

Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center 100 New River Road, Lincoln, RI

Come and enjoy a canoe adventure on the Blackstone River. No experience is required. We will provide life jackets, paddles, boats and a guide. Please wear good water shoes and bring something to drink. The series will run every third Saturday of the month through October.  Check for rain dates. To reserve your spot, call […]

ZAP! the Blackstone Event

Valley Falls Marsh Cadillac Mills, 30 Meeting Street, Cumberland, RI

In honor of ZAP! the Blackstone 50th anniversary, we have scheduled a cleanup of the Valley Falls marsh. Please wear water shoes and bring sturdy gloves. We will be pulling water chestnut, an invasive aquatic plant that threatens to take over the marsh.