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Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center

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100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States

April 2019

Board of Directors Meeting

April 17 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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May 2019

Water Quality Testing

May 11 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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Nick Wentzell, Field Coordinator

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Pre-Annual Meeting Spruce Up Party

May 11 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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We will be sprucing up the place before our annual meeting and grand opening event.  We need cleaning supplies and lots of elbow grease.  Don't call, just come!

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Annual Meeting

May 18 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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All members are invited to attend and then stay for our Grand Opening ceremony to follow

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BRWC/FOB Environmental Center Grand Opening!

May 18 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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Join us as we celebrate the grand opening of the new south wing of our Environmental Center. Featured guests include Janet Coit, Director of RI DEM, plus the Eastern Medicine Singers, an Algonquin Drum Group from Providence.

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June 2019

Water Quality Testing

June 8 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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Nick Wentzell, Field Coordinator

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Connect with Canoes

June 8 @ 9:30 am - 1:30 pm
Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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Please call Bob Charpentier (401-688-4416) to confirm; weather dependent

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Board of Directors Meeting

June 19 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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July 2019

Water Quality Testing

July 13 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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Nick Wentzell, Field Coordinator

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Connect with Canoes

July 13 @ 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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$25

Join us for a 2-hour tour of the river. BRWC members save $5.  Please call Bob Charpentier (401-688-4416) to confirm; weather dependent

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Board of Directors Meeting

July 17 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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Open House

July 20 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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Citizen Science: Moth Mingle

July 20 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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Save the date: Join David W. Gregg, Ph.D., Executive Director, RI Natural History Survey, to learn about moths in our backyard.

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August 2019

Water Quality Testing

August 10 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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Nick Wentzell, Field Coordinator

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Connect with Canoes – Guided Tour

August 10 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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$25

Join us for a 2-hour guided tour of the river.  This paddle takes you from Manville to Albion and back.  We will provide life jackets, paddles and boats.  Limited to 2 people per boat or 2 people with one small child.  BRWC members save $5. Groups also welcome.  Please call Bob Charpentier at (401-688-4416) to confirm; this event is weather dependent

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Annual BRWC/FF/CLT Cookout

August 16 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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This year's annual get together of BRWC/FOB, Cumberland Land Trust and Franklin Farm will be hosted by BRWC.

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Open House

August 17 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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Board of Directors Meeting

August 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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Volunteer Appreciation Day National Park Service

August 25 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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Join us for a Sundae Funday volunteer appreciation celebration. This is our chance to thank you for all of your volunteer time throughout the year.  Here's the scoop: National Park Service will provide all the treats for you to create your own sundae. The location is perfect for enjoying summer afternoon activities including biking, paddling, strolling along the river or just relaxing with fellow volunteers. BYO: Bring your own bike, canoe or kayak, though BRWC will have canoes available, free…

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September 2019

Water 2 Wine Event

September 7 @ 4:00 pm
Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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$40

Enjoy a guided canoe trip or walk along the Blackstone River followed by samples of fine wines paired with food all delivered by a certified sommelier. The Blackstone River Watershed Council/Friends of the Blackstone (BRWC/FOB) are teaming up with Vine to Wine Spirits and Tours to bring you a night of nature, canoeing or walking, food and wine. Everything you need for a wonderful evening will be provided. All proceeds will go to support the work of BRWC/FOB.  Buy your…

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RI Tree Council Tree Stewards Education Course 2019 Fall Class

September 10 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until October 1, 2019

Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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Combines learning about trees, caring for trees, and understanding how people and trees can best grow together.  Increase your knowledge and appreciation for tree biology, tree identification, tree planting and pruning, tree health, urban forestry and soil. RI Tree Member/BRWC Member $50.00; non-members $75.00 Registration can be made online at www.ritree.org or by calling RI Tree at 401-764-5885

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Mill Villages on the Blackstone River

September 11 @ 6:30 pm
Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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Guest speaker, Erik Eckilson, will give a talk about the history of RI Mill Villages on the Blackstone River.  Erik is a local river enthusiast and blogger. He took his first real canoe trip with his father in 1990 and, as a result, became hooked. Erik lives in Woonsocket and paddles regularly with the RI Canoe & Kayak Association and the Blackstone Valley Paddle Club. In addition, he has an online blog called 'Open boat, moving water: A paddler’s journal'.

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Water Quality Testing

September 14 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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Nick Wentzell, Field Coordinator

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Connect with Canoes – Guided Tour

September 14 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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Join us for a 2-hour guided tour of the river.  This paddle takes you from Manville to Albion and back.  We will provide life jackets, paddles and boats.  Limited to 2 people per boat or 2 people with one small child.  BRWC members save $5. Groups also welcome.  Please call Bob Charpentier at (401-688-4416) to confirm; this event is weather dependent

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Papermaking from Invasive Plants

September 14 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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$10

Stop by to make paper from Japanese Knotweed, a common plant.  Learn each step of the process from artist May Babcock and browse information books and handmade paper samples. The fee is $10 which includes supplies.

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RI Tree Council Tree Stewards Education Course 2019 Fall Class

September 17 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until October 1, 2019

Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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Combines learning about trees, caring for trees, and understanding how people and trees can best grow together.  Increase your knowledge and appreciation for tree biology, tree identification, tree planting and pruning, tree health, urban forestry and soil. RI Tree Member/BRWC Member $50.00; non-members $75.00 Registration can be made online at www.ritree.org or by calling RI Tree at 401-764-5885

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Board of Directors Meeting

September 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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Open House

September 21 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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RI Tree Council Tree Stewards Education Course 2019 Fall Class

September 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until October 1, 2019

Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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Combines learning about trees, caring for trees, and understanding how people and trees can best grow together.  Increase your knowledge and appreciation for tree biology, tree identification, tree planting and pruning, tree health, urban forestry and soil. RI Tree Member/BRWC Member $50.00; non-members $75.00 Registration can be made online at www.ritree.org or by calling RI Tree at 401-764-5885

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October 2019

RI Tree Council Tree Stewards Education Course 2019 Fall Class

October 1 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until October 1, 2019

Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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Combines learning about trees, caring for trees, and understanding how people and trees can best grow together.  Increase your knowledge and appreciation for tree biology, tree identification, tree planting and pruning, tree health, urban forestry and soil. RI Tree Member/BRWC Member $50.00; non-members $75.00 Registration can be made online at www.ritree.org or by calling RI Tree at 401-764-5885

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RI Tree Council Planting Workshop

October 5 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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RI Tree Council Tree Stewards Education Course - planting workshop

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Water Quality Testing

October 12 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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Nick Wentzell, Field Coordinator

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Board of Directors Meeting

October 16 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Lincoln, RI United States
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November 2019

Water Quality Testing

November 9 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Blackstone River Watershed Council Environmental Center, 100 New River Road
Lincoln, RI United States
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Nick Wentzell, Field Coordinator

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Board of Directors Meeting

November 20 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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