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Greater New Bedford Regional Refuse Management District

Dartmouth Town Hall 400 Slocum Road, Dartmouth, MA

The Greater New Bedford Regional Refuse Management District will meet at 8 a.m. on April 4 in the Room 315 at Dartmouth Town Hall. The only item on the agenda […]

Conservation Commission

Brooklawn Senior Center 1997 Acushnet Ave., New Bedford, MA

The Conservation Commission will meet at 6:30 p.m. on April 4 in the Brooklawn Senior Center. On the agenda: Request for Certificate of Compliance for 42 and 44 Oriole Street […]

Preserving Dartmouth’s Natural Resources

Dartmouth North Branch Library 211 Cross Road, Dartmouth, MA

The Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries host Dartmouth Natural Resources Trust Executive Director Nick Wildman for a discussion of DNRT’s programs and plans for the Dartmouth area.

Youth Day of Caring


United Way of Greater New Bedford's Youth Day of Caring brings together high school students across Greater New Bedford to volunteer for one day and make a difference in their […]

Tree Planting in Westport

Dunham's Brook 1520 Main Rd, Westport, MA

Help One Tree Planted plant trees and restore the local environment as part of their Earth Month efforts. The project at Dunham's Brook aims to repopulate a fallow field with successional tree species for ecological value and educational purposes. Volunteers will be planting and assisting in tree care while learning about proper planting and protection […]

Board of Park Commissioners

Buttonwood Senior Center 1 Oneida Street, New Bedford, MA

The Board of Park Commissioners will meet at 6 p.m. on April 19 in the Buttonwood Community Center. The agenda will be linked here when available.

Operation Clean Sweep

Cotali Mar 1178 Acushnet Ave., New Bedford, MA

Join Operation Clean Sweep for a North End cleanup from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, April 22. Meet in the public parking lot behind Cotali Mar at the corner […]

Sippican Land Trust’s Harbor & Planting Island Views Walk

Trailhead Osprey Marsh 354 Point Rd, Marion, MA

This program is being offered as a partnership between the Sippican Lands Trust and the New Bedford Whaling Museum in concert with the rotating exhibition Re/Framing the View: Nineteenth-Century American […]