Past Events

The Thoreau Society & The Thoreau Farm Trust Annual Online Auction 2020

The Thoreau Society & The Thoreau Farm Trust Annual Online Auction 2020

Date: 
Monday, March 2, 2020 - 12:00pm to Friday, March 27, 2020 - 12:00pm
Location: 
www.biddingforgood.com/thoreausociety/2020

During the month of March, you'll have an opportunity to bid on Thoreau-ly unique items and experiences!

All proceeds go directly to The Thoreau Society & The Thoreau Farm Trust to support our missions. Items range from a variety of Thoreauviana: used and rare books, artwork, get-a-ways, dining experiences, and so much more! Mark your calendars, the bidding begins March 2, at noon - with new items being added daily!

Larry Millman

St. Valentine's Day Mushroom Walk in Estabrook Woods

Date: 
Friday, February 14, 2020 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: 
Estabrook Woods

Celebrate St. Valentine's Day on Friday, February 14, from 1-3 pm with a mushroom walk in Estabrook Woods.

Bring a date, or come by yourself. You might find the love of your life, while examining a super cup fungus embedded in ice! All are welcome! 

Mycologist Lawrence Millman (pictured here) will be our foray leader. 

Ralph Waldo Emerson Society awards 2020

2020 Emerson Society Awards

Date: 
Friday, January 10, 2020 - 12:00pm to Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 12:00pm
Location: 
Online

Apply for Ralph Waldo Emerson Society awards starting on January 10, 2020.

511. Thoreau and the Limits of the Human

Date: 
Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - 6:15pm
Location: 
MLA - Seattle Washington

511. Thoreau and the Limits of the Human
https://mla20.org/event/member/629617
12:00 PM–1:15 PM Jan 11, 2020
WSCC - 618

Climate Crisis and Its Solutions

“Climate Crisis and Its Solutions,” by Keith Bergman

Date: 
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 7:00pm
Location: 
Thoreau Farm, 341 Virginia Road, Concord, Massachusetts

Thoreau Farm, Thoreau Society host presentation on “Climate Crisis and Its Solutions” by Climate Reality mentor Keith Bergman

Lawrence Millman

Fungipedia: A Brief Compendium of Mushroom Lore

Date: 
Sunday, November 3, 2019 - 2:00pm
Location: 
Thoreau Farm, 341 Virginia Road, Concord

The intrepid mycologist returns to Thoreau Farm to discuss topics ranging from medicinal mushrooms to Alice in Wonderland.

What Would Henry Do?

What Would Henry Do?

Date: 
Saturday, November 2, 2019 - 2:00pm
Location: 
Maguire Associates, 555 Virginia Road, Suite 201, Concord, MA

A lively conversation with contributors to What Would Henry Do? Essays for the 21st Century. Note Location Changed to: Maguire Associates, 555 Virginia Road, Suite 201, Concord, MA

Ken Lizzote

Ken Lizotte, Getting Your Book Written, Published, and Sold

Date: 
Saturday, November 2, 2019 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Location: 
Thoreau Farm, 341 Virginia Road, Concord

This workshop will put you on the road to publishing that book you’ve been dreaming about.

Lewis Hyde - The Write Connection

A Primer for Forgetting: Getting Past the Past - SOLD OUT

Date: 
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 7:00pm
Location: 
Thoreau Farm, 341 Virginia Road, Concord

Hyde will discuss his celebrated new book, A Primer for Forgetting: Getting Past the Past.

Heidi Jon Schmidt

Sold Out - Heidi Jon Schmidt, Listening for the Different Drumbeat

Date: 
Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 10:00am to Sunday, October 20, 2019 - 2:00pm
Location: 
Thoreau Farm, 341 Virginia Road, Concord

WRITING WORKSHOP FILLED! Email info@thoreaufarm.org to get on our waiting list. In this two-day workshop, Schmidt will help participants discover their own paths toward effective and original writing.

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