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The Walden Woods Project preserves the land, literature and legacy of Henry David Thoreau to foster an ethic of environmental stewardship and social responsibility …
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Upcoming Events

Reading Circle Summer 2020: Margaret Fuller and The Great Lawsuit

  This summer's Reading Circle will focus on Margaret Fuller's essay "The Great Lawsuit. MAN versus MEN, WOMAN versus WOMEN," originally published in The Dial in 1843. Founder of the New-York Tribune, Horace Greeley, was so impressed by Fuller’s writing that he offered her a position in 1843 as a journalist and literary critic.... Read more

Stewardship Lecture: David Gessner, Leave It As It Is

Acclaimed nature writer and New York Times bestselling author David Gessner will read from and discuss his newest book: Leave It As It Is: A Journey Through Theodore Roosevelt's American West. As Gessner journeys through the grandeur of our public lands, he tells the story of Roosevelt’s life as a... Read more