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Balch Nature School Open House

Saturday, May 9, 10 AM to Noon. Calling all young naturalists! Explore the Balch Nature Classroom and meet our teachers. This day of discovery is open to everyone -- it's your chance to have some...

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Sat, May 9, 10 AM - Noon

Make mom happy with herbs you plant just for her! We have containers, soil and seedlings -- you can decorate the pot and choose the herbs she'll enjoy most. Who doesn't love a bouquet of fresh herbs?...



Have you seen them? Bright yellow blossoms along roadsides and in fields ... these hardy native New England plants grow abundantly in waste places, on poor stiff soils, thriving in wet ground as in dr...

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