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Emerald Necklace Conservancy

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October 2019

Fall Bike Tour: Emerald Necklace

October 6 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Shattuck Visitor Center, 125 The Fenway
Boston, MA 02115
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$10

Crisp days and changing foliage beckon! Join the Emerald Necklace Conservancy for a guided, interpretive bike tour from the Back Bay Fens to the Arnold Arboretum, led by a Conservancy docent. Bike along the Emerald Necklace during the time as fall foliage comes through and Emerald Necklace's trees change colors. Get to learn about historical sites and interesting facts within the Emerald Necklace. All attendees must bring their own bicycle. Pre-registration on Emerald Necklace's website, including a $10 fee, is…

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Tour: Historic Gems of the Back Bay Fens

October 14 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Shattuck Visitor Center, 125 The Fenway
Boston, MA 02115
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Free

From foul muddy flats to the parkland of today, the Fens has undergone many transformations in the last 125 years. Join Emerald Necklace docents as they talk and walk the historic landscape. Stops include the Kelleher Rose Garden, with 1,500+ roses and a reconstructed fountain, as well as the oldest WWII Victory Gardens in America. Register on our event website. Limited spots! Begins and ends at the Shattuck Visitor Center, 125 The Fenway, Boston, MA 02115. Bring a refillable water…

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Evening Garden Stroll

October 20 @ 11:00 am - 12:15 pm
REI, 401 Park Drive
Boston, MA 02115
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Free

After decades spent underground beneath a parking lot, a portion of the Muddy River has been uncovered to see daylight once again. Hear the story of how river and parkland were reclaimed and how the vision of Frederick Law Olmsted is being restored for the 21st century. Register on our website! Limited spots! Meet at REI, 401 Park Drive, Boston, MA 02215. Bring a refillable water bottle and wear comfortable walking shoes.

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Tour: Historic Gems of the Back Bay Fens

October 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Shattuck Visitor Center, 125 The Fenway
Boston, MA 02115
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Free

From foul muddy flats to the parkland of today, the Fens has undergone many transformations in the last 125 years. Join Emerald Necklace docents as they talk and walk the historic landscape. Stops include the Kelleher Rose Garden, with 1,500+ roses and a reconstructed fountain, as well as the oldest WWII Victory Gardens in America. Register on our website! Limited spots! Begins and ends at the Shattuck Visitor Center, 125 The Fenway, Boston, MA 02115. Bring a refillable water bottle…

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