Upcoming ACT Events

Nature of Acton and Boxborough June 2023

Nature of Acton and Boxborough June 2023

Thursday, June 1, 2023 - Thursday, June 15, 2023    
All Day
Please join us as we document and celebrate biodiversity in Acton and Boxborough, which together host over 2,000 acres of conservation areas. From cattail marshes [...]
Pratt's Brook Nature Walk

Pratt's Brook Nature Walk

Saturday, June 10, 2023    
9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Pratt's Brook Conservation Land Join ACT for a spring nature walk with  our favorite storyteller and naturalist, Roland “Boot” Boutwell. Boot will lead us [...]
Mushroom Forage with BMC

Mushroom Forage with BMC

Sunday, October 1, 2023    
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Last fall's Mushroom Forage was a huge success, so this year we're holding a joint event with Boston Mycological Club! Location: Trailhead to Nara Park at the end of [...]

ACT News

Spring Bird Walk 2023

Al Sgroi led our Spring Bird walk on Tuesday, May 16, capably assisted by JoAnne Sgroi and Ron Schlegel. We met at the Stoneymeade Conservation Land trail head (also a … Read more

Spring Service Day 2023

There’s a new trail in town! Many thanks to our amazing group of ACT members, Scouts and AP Environmental Science students who helped clear a 1/4 mile loop trail off … Read more

Woodcock Watch 2023!

It was a beautiful spring evening to hang out at Rolling Meadows in Boxborough. Temps were perfect for Woodcock Watching!  Al Sgroi, Acton Conservation Trust member and local birder, shared pictures and … Read more

Events of Interest in the Acton Area and Beyond

Events of Interest June 9, 2023

Dear Friends and Acton Conservation Trust Members, BEFORE:  Town staff and ACT trustees remove a big clump of growth and brush straddling the boundary behind a Stow Street property and … Read more