Barred Owl on the wing

Wednesday, October 6 ... The Lives of Native Owls Owls are an exciting group of birds for many reasons: their amazing predatory adaptations, their nocturnal habits, their folklore, and the legends that surround them. Join Newton Conservators’ board member Barbara … Read More

Kids Exploration By The Charles River

Saturday, Oct. 9 from 10-11:30 am Join Barbara Bates, Newton Conservators’ Board member and teacher naturalist at Mass Audubon, to explore the various habitats around Riverside Park next to the Charles River and play nature-themed games. Open to children 7 … Read More

Charles River Pathway Walk

Saturday, Oct. 9 from 10-11:30 am Join the Newton Conservators and Waltham Land Trust for an easy, one-way 2-mile walk on the Charles River Pathway. We’ll discuss historic and natural points of interest along the way, starting in Newton’s Lyons … Read More

Walking Webster Woods

Saturday, Oct. 16 from 10-11:30 am Join Barbara Bates, Newton Conservators’ Board member, in navigating the more common trails in Webster Woods while admiring fall foliage and learning about how leaves turn color. Includes visits to the vernal pool (Bare … Read More