Upcoming ACT Events

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 [...]
Fall Community Service Day

Fall Community Service Day

Saturday, October 14, 2023    
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
For our community service event this fall, we have an opportunity to cut another trail through the woods. We will be connecting the end of [...]
*RESCHEDULED* Evening of Astronomy 2023

*RESCHEDULED* Evening of Astronomy 2023

Wednesday, October 18, 2023    
5:45 pm - 7:45 pm
Celebrate the Autumnal Equinox with ACT! Amateur Telescope Makers of Boston will be on the fields of NARA with some incredible telescopes for an Evening [...]

ACT News

Congratulations to Susan Mitchell-Hardt

Acton Conservation Trust’s President, Susan Mitchell-Hardt, is being honored with Sudbury Valley Trustees Lifetime Achievement award at SVT’s Annual Meeting on October 18. Congratulations Susan!!

Growing the ACT Board of Trustees

Are you interested in preserving open space in Acton?   While Acton has the benefit of many acres of open space, some prized undeveloped parcels in Acton are not yet protected.  … Read more

Nature of Acton and Boxborough June 2023

BioBlitz 2023 got off to a good start on June 1, with 24 people signed up. By June 4 there were over 300 observations, including snapping turtles, a bobolink, and … Read more

Events of Interest in the Acton Area and Beyond

Events of Interest September 29, 2023

Dear Friends and Acton Conservation Trust Members, Saturday, September 23:  Many thanks to the 42 volunteers, organized by OARS and the Acton Conservation Department, who removed invasive water chestnuts which … Read more