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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

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Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

Circle The City

Close1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Posted by: Jeanie Knox
Blue Hill Avenue

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Open Streets

Circle The City

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

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Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

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Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

Tuesdays with Roses

Close5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Posted by: project assistant
Kelleher Rose Garden
Back Bay Fens
617-522-2700

iCal

Volunteers work in the Rose Garden deadheading and pruning roses, and weeding the rose beds and borders.

Tuesdays with Roses

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

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Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

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Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

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Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

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Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

iCal

Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

Ponds, Pastures, and Parkways: A walk along the Emerald Necklace

Close8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Posted by: Randall Albright

iCal

Join the National Park Service as they travel through the expansive works of Frederick Law Olmsted’s Emerald Necklace.Registration required.

Ponds, Pastures, and Parkways: A walk along the Emerald Necklace

Guided Walk: History and Landscape of the Back Bay Fens

Close11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Posted by: pr intern
Shattuck Visitor Center
125 The Fenway
Boston, MA 02115
USA
617-522-2700

iCal

Docent-Tour-224x300

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. Includes stops at the Kelleher Rose Garden, with its 1,500+ roses, and the oldest World War II Victory Gardens in America.

Guided Walk: History and Landscape of the Back Bay Fens

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

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Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

iCal

Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

Tuesdays with Roses

Close5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Posted by: project assistant
Kelleher Rose Garden
Back Bay Fens
617-522-2700

iCal

Volunteers work in the Rose Garden deadheading and pruning roses, and weeding the rose beds and borders.

Tuesdays with Roses

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

iCal

Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

POSTPONED! -- Public Meeting for the I-90 Ramps/Bowker Overpass Study

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Posted by: Randall Albright
Boston Public Library
700 Boylston St
Boston, 02116

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POSTPONED! This public meeting will cover the Department of Trnasportation’s Boston Ramp Alternatives and Bowker Alternatives. We will update you with the new time and date when we know it.

POSTPONED! -- Public Meeting for the I-90 Ramps/Bowker Overpass Study

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

iCal

Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

iCal

Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

iCal

Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

Woodlands Restoration

Close10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Posted by: project assistant
Daisy Field at Olmsted Park
Willow Pond Rd
Boston,
6175222700

iCal

Help implement a comprehensive woodlands management program ranging from the removal of invasive plant species to the conditioning of the forest soil to promote a healthier forest.

Woodlands Restoration

Guided Walk: Hidden Gems of the Back Bay Fens

Close11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Posted by: pr intern
Shattuck Visitor Center
125 The Fenway
Boston, MA 02115
USA
617-522-2700

iCal

Docent-Tour-224x300

What do a 17th century Japanese Temple Bell, a historic bridge made of Roxbury puddingstone, the oldest continually operating victory gardens in the country and a tree once thought extinct have in common? They all reside in the Back Bay Fens. Learn about these and other treasures on a guided walking tour of the Back Bay Fens led by Emerald Necklace docents.

Guided Walk: Hidden Gems of the Back Bay Fens

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

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Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

iCal

Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

iCal

Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

Tuesdays with Roses

Close5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Posted by: project assistant
Kelleher Rose Garden
Back Bay Fens
617-522-2700

iCal

Volunteers work in the Rose Garden deadheading and pruning roses, and weeding the rose beds and borders.

Tuesdays with Roses

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

iCal

Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

iCal

Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

iCal

Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

iCal

Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

Riverway: A Ribbon of Green

Close9:00 am - 10:30 am
Posted by: Randall Albright

iCal

”Twenty years hence you will be looking back to Muddy River as I do Central Park,” Frederick Law Olmsted told his partners in 1893. This 90-minute walk examines the thoughtful marriage of art and engineering to create a space that was both a ”sanitary improvement” and a beautiful fresh water promenade. Meet at the Longwood ”T” stop, D branch of the Green Line, Chapel Street, Brookline.

Riverway: A Ribbon of Green

NOTE: NEW DATE! Trees of the Fens

Close11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Posted by: pr intern
Shattuck Visitor Center
125 The Fenway
Boston, 02115
USA
617-522-2700

iCal

Fens.

NOTE NEW DATE! Join horticulturist, landscape architect and Conservancy docent Barbara Nazarewicz as she leads a walk featuring the trees and landscape of the Back Bay Fens. Rescheduled from Sun, Oct 19.

NOTE: NEW DATE! Trees of the Fens

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

iCal

Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

iCal

Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

iCal

Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

Tuesdays with Roses

Close5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Posted by: project assistant
Kelleher Rose Garden
Back Bay Fens
617-522-2700

iCal

Volunteers work in the Rose Garden deadheading and pruning roses, and weeding the rose beds and borders.

Tuesdays with Roses

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

iCal

Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

iCal

Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

An Alternative to the Bowker Overpass

Close3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Posted by: Randall Albright

iCal

Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering Peter Furth and Dixian (Dixon) Qiu of the same department at Northeastern University will present ”A Surface Alternative to the Bowker Overpass.”

An Alternative to the Bowker Overpass

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

iCal

Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

iCal

Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

Guided Walk: History and Landscape of the Back Bay Fens

Close11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Posted by: pr intern
Shattuck Visitor Center
125 The Fenway
Boston, MA 02115
USA
617-522-2700

iCal

Docent-Tour-224x300

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. Includes stops at the Kelleher Rose Garden, with its 1,500+ roses, and the oldest World War II Victory Gardens in America.

Guided Walk: History and Landscape of the Back Bay Fens

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

iCal

Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

Arnold Arboretum: Nature That Inspires

Close10:00 am - 11:30 am
Posted by: Randall Albright

iCal

On this leisurely two mile walk, we will explore the role that artists played in early conservation efforts. Learn about how the design of the Arboretum helped people connect to nature in a public park, as much as early photographs and vivid writing enticed tourists to Yosemite.Meet at the Hunnewell Building, 125 Arborway, Jamaica Plain.

Arnold Arboretum: Nature That Inspires

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

iCal

Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

iCal

Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

Tuesdays with Roses

Close5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Posted by: project assistant
Kelleher Rose Garden
Back Bay Fens
617-522-2700

iCal

Volunteers work in the Rose Garden deadheading and pruning roses, and weeding the rose beds and borders.

Tuesdays with Roses

Olmsted's War: Frederick Law Olmsted and the United States Sanitary Commission, 1861-63

Close7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Posted by: Randall Albright

iCal

This hour-long illustrated talk discusses a lesser-known and under-appreciated two years in Olmsted’s life (1861-63) during which he served as Executive Secretary of the United States Sanitary Commission. This organization helped further the Union cause during the Civil War and contributed to the promotion of public health organizations, like the Red Cross. Meet at Hunneman Hall, Brookline Main Library, 361 Washington St. Brookline.

Olmsted's War: Frederick Law Olmsted and the United States Sanitary Commission, 1861-63

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

iCal

Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

iCal

Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

iCal

Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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Posted by: Jeanie Knox

iCal

Site-responsive installations along the Back Bay Fens footpath. Sept 14 – Dec 7. Presented by Energy Necklace.

CrossRoads: Energy Necklace on the Emerald Necklace

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