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Kestrel Reads Book Discussion: “Braiding Sweetgrass”

Kestrel Land Trust House 37 Bay Road, Amherst, MA

The New York Times best-selling book Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants is an invitation to celebrate the gifts of the earth. Author Robin Wall Kimmerer awakens a wider ecological consciousness which includes both the acknowledgment and the celebration of our reciprocal relationship with the rest of the living world.…

Who’s Out There? Wildlife Tracking Walk

Marble Brook Northampton

Our region is full of wildlife, yet most of the time it’s difficult to see where the animals are or what they’re doing. This changes in the winter when evidence of animals that hop, stalk, or waddle becomes easier to see and interpret. Even without much snow, wildlife often leave signs of their presence. In…

New Plein Air Series Begins with Winter Paint Out

Kestrel Land Trust House 37 Bay Road, Amherst, MA

Plein air (the French term meaning outside or in the open air) painting captures the spirit and essence of a landscape enhancing our relationship with the natural world. Kestrel and Amherst Plein Air Society are partnering again in 2023 to offer a 4-part Plein Air Landscape Painting series, one for each season. The first session…

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