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From the Executive Director's Desk:

Memberhip Outreach Letter: Support public understanding of Thoreau's life and legacy!

Thoreau, Concord Center

75th Annual Gathering of the Thoreau Society, July 6-10, 2016

Thanks to all participants for making this year's AG a memorable success...

Richard Walking Tour

NEW! Thoreau Walking Tour

        "Henry Thoreau's Concord"

Begins September 1, 2016

      click here for reservations and more info

From the Blog
Path along Walden Pond. Photograph by Todd Truby.

Yeojin Kim tells us how Thoreau creates a deep-map narrative that divests the Northeastern Coastal Forests of its political markers and returns it to a bioregion, or life-place.

Recipients will receive $1,000 towards travel and research expenses at archives in the Greater-...