Past Events

The Pencil

Interview with Henry Petroski on Thoreau and Engineering

Date: 
Saturday, June 13, 2020 - 4:00pm
Location: 
Webinar

An Interview with Henry Petroski sponsored by The Thoreau Society with interviewer Richard Smith
Watch the recording: https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/3JBHIJTB2URLHIHs0GjEAaM7EtzOaaa8hyQY86...
Webinar Books: https://bit.ly/3haEMfw

What Would Thoreau Do

What Would Henry Do?

Date: 
Saturday, June 13, 2020 - 2:00pm
Location: 
Webinar

"What Would Henry Do?" sponsored by Thoreau Farm and The Thoreau Society with interviewer Ken Lizotte and guest speakers: Ronald Wesley Hoag, Anna West Winter, Ed Begley, Jr., and Sandra Harbert Petrulionis
Watch the recording: https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/wcpQNrvA_V9OHafnzGvCRYURMbr5X6a8hHIc-6...

Jayne Gordon

The Global Thoreau Community: A Conversation – Part 1

Date: 
Saturday, June 13, 2020 - 12:00pm
Location: 
Webinar

"The Global Thoreau Community: A Conversation – Part 1" sponsored by The Thoreau Society with interviewer Jayne Gordon and guests speakers: Mark Thoreau (UK), Shinji Iwamasa (Japan), Nikita Pokrovsky (Russia), and Francois Specq (France)
Watch the Recorded Session: https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/w8cyArPt3E9JSY3p9XPaZKwvI4LBX6a8hyBM-f...
Webinar Books: https://bit.ly/3haEMfw

Living Deliberately in Isolated Times

Living Deliberately in Isolated Times

Date: 
Sunday, May 17, 2020 - 2:00pm
Location: 
Webinar

You are invited to a Zoom webinar.
When: May 17, 2020 02:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Topic: “Thoreau and Social Distance: Living Deliberately in Isolated Times“

Register in advance for this webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_TNv56JRtSw62sXeLTK1lHQ

Lizotte

A Book by YOU? How to Get It Written, Published, and Promoted

Date: 
Saturday, April 25, 2020 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Location: 
Thoreau Farm, the birthplace of Henry David Thoreau

Write Connection postponedThe Write Connection at Thoreau Farm.  Postponed until Fall 2020.  Please check back in August for additional information.

Awaken Your Sense: Write Outside Your Door

Date: 
Monday, April 20, 2020 - 2:00pm
Location: 
Thoreau Farm, the birthplace of Henry David Thoreau

This nature writing workshop is part of The Write Connection at Thoreau Farm.

Suggested Donation: $5

Click Here to Register

Workshop Description

Melinda Levin, Documentary Filmmaking

Melinda Levin, Documentary Filmmaking: An Immersive Experience

Date: 
Saturday, April 18, 2020 - 10:00am to Sunday, April 19, 2020 - 10:00am
Location: 
Thoreau Farm, 341 Virginia Road, Concord

Two-Day Filmmaking Workshop led by Melinda Levin
Postponed until Fall 2020.

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.

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