River Clean up Day – North Adams
Apr 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

MCLA clean up day 5-2-2015Join students from  MCLA and volunteers from HooRWA  in a river clean up on a section of the  Hoosic River near the railroad bridge across the Hoosic in North Adams. Wear appropriate clothing; gloves will be provided if needed. Bring water and snacks with you. Meet: At the railroad bridge. Leader: Steve McMahon; call him at 413-458-2742 or email him at s.mcmahon@hoorwa.org by April 26th for preregistration.

Riverworks @ Riverside Trail by Cole Field
May 21 @ 10:00 am – May 22 @ 3:00 pm

This event displays creative artwork from a variety of seasoned and  new emerging artists with live music, adjacent the beautiful Hoosic River. Artists will be responding to bike path, trail and design proposals for the area.  Meet:  At Cole Field on the Williams College Campus near the soccer fields’ entrance by 10:00 a.m. Leader: John Case, call him at 413-458-8023 or email him at jocase@roadrunner.com for preregistration and information.  This event funded in part by the Massachusetts Cultural Council.

Family Walk by the River @ Green River Linear Park
May 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

A fun walk for families to go down to the river’s edge to explore the Hoosic and Green Rivers.  Be ready for wet feet!  Meet:  At the Linear Park playground off of Water Street by 3 p.m


Harmon Pond Hike – Williamstown
Jun 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

A gently rolling walk around Harmon Pond. Woodland and wetland environments.  Meet: At Margaret Lindley Park off Route 7 at 10:00 a.m.  Leader: John Case, call 413-458-8023 or email  jocase@roadrunner.com for preregistration.

Hoosic River Ride @ Hoosac School
Aug 12 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 pm

This event is HooRWA’s premier fund-raising event that showcases the beauty of the Hoosic River watershed.  Biking on secondary roads and viewing pastures and streams epitomizes the beauty of the Berkshires and Taconics.  Bicycle mechanics, aid stations and picnic provided.  Biking distances vary from 8 or 30 or 50 or 75 or 100 miles in length.  You must register at:  www.bikereg.com to be included in this event or register on 8/12.  Meet:  At the Hoosac School located in Hoosick Falls, NY (near the intersection of County Rt. 103 and NY Rt. 7) at/near 8:00 am.  Call for more time details of your selected ride event.

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