Upcoming Events

Monday, July 1, 2019 (All day)
ConcordNH

A collection of photographs, "Fauna of the Galapagos," by Godfrey (Jeff) Sluder are on display at the Forest Society's Conservation Center in Concord until the end of August 2019.

Godfrey (Jeff) Sluder has been a resident of Kingston for the last 15 years. He first became interested in using the camera when he was 19 and took a trip out West.  Since then, he has carried a camera with him wherever he goes.

Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 7:30am
PortsmouthNH

Join us to practice mindfulness at peaceful Creek Farm! Mindfulness teacher Liz Korabek-Emerson, MFA will lead a sitting and walking meditation practice by Sagamore Creek on Wednesday mornings from June 5 to August 21. No experience is necessary, and everyone is welcome! Please meet on the lawn by the lions. Liz will post weather updates on her website: www.korabektraining.com.

Join us Wednesdays from 7:30 a.m. - 8:15 a.m. June 5 through August 21, 2019.

Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 6:00pm
BethlehemNH

The Society for the Protection of New Hampshire Forests and Dr. Rick Van de Poll PhD will present “Fantastic Fungi Foray” at Bretzfelder Park August 21 at 6 p.m.

The free program is part of the annual summer Bretzfelder Park Family Educational Series. It is open to the public and will begin at 6 p.m.

Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - 6:00pm
BethlehemNH

The Society for the Protection of New Hampshire Forests and Heidi Holman will present “Buterflies of NH” at Bretzfelder Park August 28 at 6 p.m.

The free program is part of the annual summer Bretzfelder Park Family Educational Series. It is open to the public and will begin at 6 p.m.

Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 6:00pm
PortsmouthRockingham County, New Hampshire

Want to learn more about the Seacoast Science Center's Marine Mammal Rescue program?! Then come to Creek Farm and enjoy an evening with Ashley Stokes, Marine Mammal rescue Coordintor where she'll tell you all about it (and how YOU can help!).

Sunday, September 8, 2019 - 1:00pm
DeeringHillsborough County, New Hampshire

The Forest Society and the Deering Conservation Commission are sponsoring this walk through the meadows of the Tom Rush Forest in Deering, NH.  This year there have been a large number of monarch butterflies in these meadows, and with the help of local naturalists, we hope to see several phases of this fascinating insect's life cycle in person!  You will learn about monarch biology and conservation, and about a local threat to NH's monarchs: invasive black swallow-wort vine.  Black swallow-wort has been identified on the Tom Rush Forest and you will get a chance to see this plant and learn

Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 6:00pm
PortsmouthNH

Come learn about the Gulls of Appledore Project with a talk about "The Secret Lives of Gulls: Insights from over 15 years of gull study and banding on Appledore Island" with Sarah Courchesne. This research is part of a citizen science effort that relies on people like you–birders, beachgoers, and casual observers, to report banded birds. Join us on Thursday September 12th and you'll learn about...

Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 4:00pm
DeeringHillsborough County, New Hampshire

Join the Deering Conservation Commission and the Deering Association for an end-of-summer picnic on the top of Wilson Hill, on the Forest Society's High Five Reservation (Deering, NH).  Bring your own picnic dinner and beverages, spread out a blanket or lawn chairs and enjoy the near 360-degree views of surrounding forests and mountains.  This site is perfect for picnickers of all ages and abilities- the top of Wilson Hill is a short (1500 feet) walk up a moderately sloped gravel drive, and those with mobility issues (or heavy coolers!) can also drive to the top for this event.  A higher cl

Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 8:00am
ConcordMerrimack County, New Hampshire
The floodplain Conservation Area is home to many types of birds, from Great Blue Herons to wood ducks to warblers. Join Ellen Kenny, a veteran floodplain birdwatcher, and Linden Rayton, Floodplain Education Coordinator, for a walk through the trails in search of our feathered friends. Beginner birdwatchers expected! Bring your own binoculars or borrow one of ours (supplies are limited). Ages 12+. Long pants recommended. Event is free and space is limited to 20 people; pre-register using the link below.
 
When: Saturday, September 21, 2019