From the desk of Gal Potashnick, Outreach & Member Services Director (603) 823-7777;
ACT’s ‘Shoes & Brews Visits Bretton Woods!
BETHLEHEM – Are you looking to cure your cabin fever? Join the Ammonoosuc Conservation Trust’s (ACT) March ‘Shoes & Brews at the Bretton Woods Nordic Center! Come for a jaunt in the woods and some social time on Saturday, March 14th from 12:30 to 4 pm. We’ll start at 12:30 pm with a stroll along a lovely riverside trail then head to The Grille at the Nordic Center for a beverage or two and snacks from about 2:30 to 4 pm.
For the ‘Shoes the group, led by ACT staff and volunteers, will walk along the Ammonoosuc River then head up to Middle and Upper Falls. The walk is about 3 miles total with approx. 250 feet of elevation gain. Depending on snow conditions snowshoes may be required, trekking poles are optional. An email will go out the day before the event with details and directions to the meeting location.
The Brews, after the walk, will be in The Grille at the Nordic Center. Enjoy snacks, refreshments and each other’s company trailside. Come to catch up with old friends and get to know new ones. All are welcome and are free to come and go as needed.
ACT is excited to be partnering with Bretton Woods for the very first time on this ‘Shoes & Brews. A big thanks to them for hosting the event!
Registration for the ‘Shoes is required and is limited to 15 participants, please register ASAP as the hike will fill up quickly. Registration for the Brews is not required but is very much appreciated to help organizers plan accordingly. Registration closes at noon on Friday, March 13. To sign up today go to act-nh.org/education-events.
ACT’s ‘Shoes & Brews events are a great way to get outside, explore new places, meet new friends, and enjoy some delicious local fare. Check the ACT website or sign up for our monthly E-News to find out about future ‘Shoes & Brews and other ACT events.
The Ammonoosuc Conservation Trust inspires and leads private, voluntary action to conserve the land the North Country loves. Learn more and become a member at act-nh.org or by calling (603) 823-7777.
“ACT’s 20th Anniversary Party” Saturday, March 7th, 5-7 p.m. (optional walk at 4:30 pm). Sunset Hill House, Sugar Hill, NH. More information at act-nh.org/education-events or call (603) 823-7777. Hosted by Ammonoosuc Conservation Trust. Free. Registration is not required but is very much appreciated to help organizers plan accordingly.
“ACT’s March ‘Shoes & Brews at Bretton Woods” Saturday, March 14th, 12:30 – 4 pm. Information and registration at act-nh.org/education-events or call (603) 823-7777. Free and open to the public. Suggested $5 donation to support conservation. Hosted by Ammonoosuc Conservation Trust. Registration for the ‘Shoes is required and capped at 15; registration for the Brews is appreciated but not required.
“The State of New Hampshire’s Birds” Friday, March 27th, 6-7:30 pm. White Mountain School, Bethlehem, NH. More information at act-nh.org/education-events or call (603) 823-7777. Free and open to the public, but donations are welcome & gladly accepted. Hosted by Ammonoosuc Conservation Trust. Registration is appreciated but not required.
photo credit to Bretton Woods