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Walden in Farsi

Ali Taghdarreh had never left his country of Iran until 2015. As the first translator of Walden into Farsi (Persian) it had been his dream to stand on the shores

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Thoreau Stamp

Thoreau Stamp Issued

The U.S. Postal Service has issued a new Henry David Thoreau stamp in commemoration of the bicentennial of Thoreau’s birth this year. In a ceremony held on May 23, 2017,

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Upcoming Events

Who's Hiding in Vernal Pools?

Who’s Hiding in Vernal Pools? THIS EVENT IS FULL. WE ARE STILL ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS FOR A WAITLIST. Explore our forests' hidden treasures - vernal pools!  In these important wildlife habitats you will find salamander larvae, frog tadpoles, beetles, bugs, and much more! Join the Walden Woods Project and the Lincoln... Read more

Solid Seasons—Book launch talk by Jeffrey S. Cramer

  THIS EVENT IS FULL. WE ARE STILL ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS FOR A WAITLIST. Join us for the book launch of Jeffrey S. Cramer’s highly-anticipated next book, Solid Seasons: The Friendship of Henry David Thoreau and Ralph Waldo Emerson, a thoughtfully researched, movingly presented dual biography of two iconic American writers,... Read more