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Holiday Wreathmaking Hikes & Workshops

Green Cleaning Basket of Products

Sun Dec 3 10 am or 1 pm  Labelle Winery Rt. 101 Amherst NH

This workshop will teach you how to make non-toxic, natural cleaning products. You can make 4 items and create a gift basket for someone. Take home the recipes and make a whole bunch more as gifts for all your friends and family. These non-toxic products will include: Super Duper all-purpose cleaning spray, eco glass cleaner, non-abrasive bathroom scrub, and foaming hand soap all scented with your favorite essential oil. (Using products that really clean and which smell nice to you makes cleaning a happier experience). $25 pp. Herbalist Rivka Schwartz will explain the health benefits of the various essential oils. There will be wine tastings plus the café and gift shop are open also.  Register for the session you want at www.beaverbrook.org

 

37th Annual Fall Festival & Art Show Winners

Thank you to all the volunteers, corporate sponsors, new members and old friends that attended Fall Festival.

 

2017 BBA Fall Festival Art Show Winners 

Photography  All Other Media:  
1st Title: “Perfect Fall Day” 1st Title: “This Bud’s for You” “’’ “Thi”
Artist: Sally Turner Artist: Kathy Clericuzio
2nd Title: “Sunny Day” 2nd Title: “Breaking Dawn”
Artist: Catherine McDonah Artist: Diana Caron
3rd Title: “In the Storm” 3rd Title: “Fresh Water Meets Salt”
Artist: Christopher O’Keefe Artist: Pam Haynes
Overall
Best in Show: Best to Theme:
Title: “Wild Wonder” Title: “Blandings Turtle Emerges”
Artist: Howard Muscott Artist: Melanie Chouinard

 

Children’s Art Show Winners

Place K-3rd Gr. 4th-6th Gr 7th-8th Gr. 9th-12th Grade
1st Autumn Raindrops by Kelly Ryan Weasel in Garden by Gabriella Bonnoitt Pollen Central by Max Cohen Uncle Tim’s Canoe by Danny Kennedy
2nd Hummingbird by Evalina Garruba Song by Olivia Ostermiller Frog Pond by Isabelle Colantuonio View from Mt. Washington Auto Road by Aidan Fournier

tied with

Lotus in Bloom by Sreekar Chilakapati

3rd Hoot by Colbie Ann McElroy Busy as a Bumblebee by Amelia Garruba Butterfly at Beaver Brook by Jocelyn Ryan

People’s Choice Award: “Hoot Hoot” by Mrithula Premchanth

 

Barred Owl by Zachary Zahn

Barred Owl by Zachary Zahn

 

 

 

Beaver Brook Fall Festival

Free Eric Masterson Birding Program

Saturday March 8  3-4 pm.  Lawrence Barn 28 Depot Road.  Free.  Public welcome.

Eric Masterson, author of Birdwatching in New Hampshire, will present a 45 minute presentation on how to find the more than 300 species of birds that occur annually in New Hampshire. Eric’s talk will feature the best of the best of New Hampshire’s birding, with photos and anecdotes taken from his book.

This program is cosponsored by The Beaver Brook Association and The Hollis Social Library.  Eric’s books will be available for sale and signing.  Refreshments will be available and donations to Beaver Brook programming and Trails will be accepted.

Eric Masterson was born in Ireland. After spending several years in Africa, he returned home to finish his studies in ornithology at University College Dublin. He moved with his wife to New Hampshire in 1999, and has worked since in the field of environmental conservation, including at New Hampshire Audubon, the Piscataquog Land Conservancy, and currently at the Harris Center in Hancock. He serves on the New Hampshire Rare Bird Committee and is a seasonal editor for the quarterly journal New Hampshire Bird Records.

Off the Couch and Into Nature!

June 8, 2013

9-Noon. Free!

Keyes Memorial Park Elm Street Milford NH

NH Children in Nature Network.

Please join us for a morning of simple, hands on activities inspired by nature. Children and families will have opportunities to engage with fields, streams and forests through fun nature based exploration and experimentation. Pediatrician Dr. Andrew Jones will be on hand to speak with parents. Come prepared to be outdoors with water, snack, sunscreen & bug spray. Children must be accompanied by an adult to participate!
Pre-Register now at www.milfordrec.com.

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Beaver Brook 5K Snowshoe Race & Walk

Sunday  Feb 1, 2015  10 am
117 Ridge Road Beaver Brook, Hollis, NH
Race $25.00 pre-entry fee  $30 on race day.
Enjoy the beauty of winter along the scenic trails of  Beaver Brook Nature Center

Colorful Beaver Brook 5K Gloves or T-Shirts to the first 100 entrants
Amarello’s Famous Kale Soup at the Finish Line

Online Registration and preregistration of snowshoes.

 

 

Beaver Brook 5K Trail Race


Maple Hill Farm  117 Ridge Road Hollis NH

It’s on!  But it’s  a Trail Race!  Shorts & running shoes!

 

February 26, 2012 @ 10:00 AM

The Beaver Brook 5K  Races* have been featured in several running and outdoor magazines.  Join in the fun.  These races are casual, for all speeds of people but include beautiful trails, good competition, unique T-Shirts and useful awards. We have plain, not flavored water at the finish line— no squeezable yogurt — plus jokes by the race director before and after the race!

Pre-Entry Fee Per Race: $16.00 — Post Entry Fee: $20.00

Registration available online or via mail. Register On Line at http://www.3craceproductions.com/RacePages/BeaverBrook5KSnowshoe.htm   Colorful Beaver Brook 5K T-Shirts guaranteed to the first 125 runners! Prizes for top 3 Male and Female Overall and top 2 Male & Female in 7 Age Groups. Raffle for all runners includes: Hamteens, 3CRP Hats, RoadID Kits, FuelBelts, & more!!! Goodie Bags to all runners! Course Map: http://www.3craceproductions.com/RacePages/BeaverBrookMap.htm

* Race course is just short of 5K but will feel like it!