Wednesday, February 19th, 1:00pm | 1015 Hardwick Road, Hardwick
Looking to get outside during the school February break? Join EQLT staff and volunteers for a guided hike through our extensive trail system at Patrill Hollow Preserve. All ages welcome!

Book Discussion: "Protecting Pollinators" by Jodi Helmer

Thursday, March 12th, 6:30pm | 120 Ridge Road, Hardwick
Join us for an evening discussion about “Protecting Pollinators”. This book explains the science of environmental threats to pollinators and discusses inspiring and successful conservation efforts. Light refreshments provided. Limited supply of free copies are available! Contact Cynthia at

Sunday, March 15th, 4:30pm | 120 Ridge Road, Hardwick
Bring your favorite dish to share. Come meet members or all ages as we share good food and enjoy a presentation about bird photography from wildlife photographer, speaker, and author Peter Chrisoph. 

Saturday, April 25th, 5:30pm | Eagle Hill, 242 Old Petersham Road, Hardwick
This exciting event is held each year at the Cultural Center at Eagle Hill and is the land trust’s biggest fundraiser. The evening includes a festive dinner featuring local cuisine, eclectic auction items, and lots of fun!

Station Loop Ramble

Sunday, October 11th, 9:30am | Mass Central Rail Trail at West Road, New Braintree Family-friendly races that begin and end at the Mass Central Rail Trail, travelling past scenic farmland, through deep woods, and skirts the Ware River. Races include Kid’s One Mile, 5-Mile Classic, and 5k Run/Walk. Save the date!

Saturday Work Days…

Join us from 9am-noon on the first Saturday of the month (usually) and volunteer to help with the maintenance of EQLT properties. Please contact Jess at or at 413-477-8229 to confirm which location will be the work site.