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The Write Connection at Thoreau Farm

An exciting new program of lectures and workshops for writers. Learn more...

Richard Higgins, "Trees in Thoreau's Concord and Today,"

"Trees in Thoreau's Concord and Today," photographs by Richard Higgins, will be on display at the Walden Pond Visitors Center through August 30, 2019.

Harold Weston, Landscape

"Harold Weston: Freedom in the Wilds" will be on view at Shelburne Museum through August 25, 2019. Dubbed “the Thoreau of the Adirondacks,” Weston was lauded by modernist artists, critics, and patrons.