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The Thornton Burgess Society
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Adult Programs

WILD Women – Wednesday Walking Club     1:00pm-3:00pm
These Wednesday afternoon walks led by Education Director Mary Beers continue year-round on a monthly basis. Check the monthly E-Newsletter for that month’s date and location or call the Society office or email mary.beers@thorntonburgess.org

Members: $9
     Non-members: $13 (per walk)

Watch a slide presentation of a walk    SMILEBOX PRESENTATION


 


Friday, January 16     SHIPWRECKS AND SAVIORS     6:30pm
A dark and cold winter night is the perfect time to explore the history and mystery of Cape Cod wrecks and the U.S. Lifesaving Service. Join Education Director Mary Beers for a hot cup of coffee and a cool presentation of slides, songs and stories. Call 508-888-6870 to register.

Members $5     Non-members $8

Friday, February 20     WILD TEAS OF WINTER     4:00pm
Enjoy a tea-time on the wild side as you brew and sample wintergreen, white pine, black birch and spicebush teas. Call 508-888-6870 to register.

Members: $5     Non-Member $7

Thursday, February 19     R.I. SPRING FLOWER & GARDEN SHOW
This year we are returning to Rhode Island on the first day of the Spring Show. The theme this year is Garden Adventures and it promises to surpass last year’s amazing exhibits. Travel by Society Van to the R.I. Convention Center, which is included in the price. Depart Green Briar at 9:00am and return by 4:00pm.

Members $35     (65 yrs. or older $32)
Non-members $40     (65 yrs. or older $37)

LEARN WHILE YOU WEED – A VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE
Join Janice Dill and her group of dedicated volunteers in the Green Briar Wildflower Garden on Monday mornings from 9:00am to11:00am or later for an educational and fun volunteer experience learning to recognize the keepers and pullers of the Plant Kingdom. Coffee and munchies are provided during a mid-morning break.

 



 

 

 

 

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Thornton W. Burgess Society
6 Discovery Hill Road
East Sandwich, MA 02537
508-888-6870