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Get Outside Right Now: Horses, Fairy Bridges, Peepers and Eagle Benches

What a day, Weston! Immediately after reading this post, the Owl suggests that you head out to Jericho Town Forest, this town’s largest Conservation property at almost 550 acres. Not to editorialize too much (as if I could stop myself), this property exists for you because people way back when (like 1955) decided to protect it for future generations. There

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Get Outside at College Pond with WFTA This Sunday April 3

On Sunday, April 3rd at 2 PM, join the town’s best nonprofit trails organization (also only, but who needs to know that?) on an exploration of the College Pond conservation area. The trail walk starts at Burchard Park, wanders some of the outskirts of the Campion Center, through fields, and across the famous Troll Bridge where you can see the

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See a Bird, Count a Bird: Great Backyard Bird Count Starts Friday

Okay, Weston, it’s time to put aside your snow shovels, and take out your binoculars–The Great Backyard Bird Count kicks off on Friday morning and it’s time for our Weston birds to be counted as part of the Bird Census. Don’t leave out our fine feathered friends! For four days, February 18-21, every single resident should just simply walk off

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Land’s Sake Winter Children’s Programs: Get Ready for the Sugar Shock

Registration is now open for Land’s Sake’s after-school programs for kids in grades 1 through 8. Land’s Sake is Weston’s favorite (umm, only?) community farm and offers kids the chance to learn farm and forestry skills and connect to the outdoors, even in the winter. Here are the programs on offer: Maple Explorers (grades 1-3) ¬†explore Weston’s forests and forestry

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