Grass Field ID

August 17 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

By special request, a new walk for those interested in discovering more about our grasses and their importance in early successional plant communities. Accompany Botanist/Ecologist Kelly Omand and learn to ID several common grass species from sandplain grassland to wetland. A (10x) hand lens or magnifying glass is useful if you have one. http://support.nantucketconservation.org/site/Calendar?id=101261&view=Detail

Mornings for Members- Masquetuck

August 19 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am

One of the Foundation’s real gems. Travel through a small, fascinating hardwood forest that extends to West Polpis Harbor with chances to see herons, egrets, shellfish & other inhabitants of this ecologically rich area. 1.0 mile http://support.nantucketconservation.org/site/Calendar?id=101175&view=Detail

Mornings for Members- Masquetuck

August 20 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am

One of the Foundation’s real gems. Travel through a small, fascinating hardwood forest that extends to West Polpis Harbor with chances to see herons, egrets, shellfish & other inhabitants of this ecologically rich area. 1.0 mile http://support.nantucketconservation.org/site/Calendar?id=101176&view=Detail

All Levels Outdoor Yoga Flow

August 22 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

This practice will be led by an instructor from Yoga 11:11 This is a 60 minute class moderately paced with mindful and controlled movement and breath. Emphasis is on lengthening postures and fluid breathing, smooth transitions, and cultivating focus. Class includes a gentle warm-up, 1 brief flow to warm the body, a short series of…

Guided Bike Tour- August

August 23 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am

Join avid cyclist and Land Use Manager Jim Olney on a 7.5 mile tour of our popular bike trails in the Middle Moors. Free and open to the public, but space is limited.  Please bring a helmet and a mountain bike suitable for rougher roads.

Mornings for Members- Windswept Bog

August 26 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am

A guided walk around the bogs and forests of Windswept, a recently retired cranberry bog being restored back to a useful, productive wetland. Hear about the ecological history in the making for this island favorite and the cranberry culture that helped sustain Nantucket families after the whaling era. 2.4 miles http://support.nantucketconservation.org/site/Calendar?id=101177&view=Detail