RiverFest Event Types
Currents of Hope - 14th Annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival
Wednesday, June 15, 2022, 7:00 pm
Looking for inspiration, nature, and adventure? Join OARS for their 14th Annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival, Currents of Hope. On the evening of Wednesday, June 15 a selection of 2022 award-winning films from the nation's largest environmental film festival will be screened at the Maynard Fine Arts Theatre and also streamed to you LIVE in the comfort of your home for the following 5 days on demand. Visit https://www.oars3rivers.org/ev... for more information and to purchase tickets.
Birding at Lincoln's Farrar Pond
Lincoln Conservation Department
Saturday, June 18, 2022, 7:00 am
Limited space, RSVP preferred but not required by June 16.
Join Lincoln Conservation Director, Michele Grzenda, on a two-hour birding stroll around Farrar Pond and the wooded trail system along its western and southern shoreline. Meet 25 bird species commonly found in our neighborhoods, wetlands, and forests, and learn various field identification techniques by sight and sound.
Location: Meet at the gravel parking area on the north side of Rt. 117, across from 17 South Great Road.
Centennial Island Fish Ladder Exploration
Saturday, June 18, 2022, 10:00 am
Join the Lowell Parks & Conservation Trust for a tour of the Centennial Island Fish Ladder. Learn about recent efforts by citizen scientists to restore anadromous fish. Wear comfortable shoes. Please park along Lawrence St, Lowell, near the entrance to the Waterhead Apartments (850 Lawrence St). Walk over the small bridge over the canal that leads to the apartments. We’ll meet in front of the apartments and then walk to the fish ladder at the southern end of the island. More info at lowelllandtrust.org, 978-934-0030. Rain or shine.
Summer Solstice Celebration
OARS and Umbrella Arts Center
Sunday, June 19, 2022, 6:00 pm
End Riverfest on Sunday by celebrating the arrival of summer with Musketaquid and OARS at The Old Manse. Whether you walk, ride or paddle to the event, bring a picnic and enjoy live music in the orchard starting at 6pm!
Live Music - Enjoy songs by Sawyer Lawson & Greg Blair
Earth Floats - Add natural materials to Earth Floats and help launch them down the river!