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May 2019

Paddle the Snake River

May 26, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Snake River, 7 Bay Road
Norton, MA 02766 United States
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$15.00

This is a windy river with many tight turns and is challenging for beginners. The trip is suitable for boats 12 feet and under.  Bring a lunch. There is a bridge where we may have to portage so we'll stop there to eat. Directions: Take exit 9 on 495, Bay Street. Head north towards Winnecunnet Pond. You will pass King Philip Road on your left and in 50 yards you will pass over the river. The parking lot is immediately…

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June 2019

Paddle the Lower Nemasket River

June 1, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Oliver Mill Park, Middleboro, 8 Nemasket St
Middleboro, MA 02346 United States
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$15

This is a 6.5 mile trip from Oliver Mill on Route 44 to Titicut Street in Middleboro. Water levels are still high so it could be easy. This river has easy curves but there are several trees we will have to maneuver around. Good upper body strength will be needed to go the 6.5 mile length. Bring a lunch. We'll stop half way and take a break. This is an absolutely beautiful river! Lots of wildlife - blue herons, turtles,…

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Taunton River Festival

June 9, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Weir Riverfront Park Taunton, MA 02780 United States + Google Map

This is a day-long celebration of community spirit featuring live music, a craft fair, children's activities, and educational exhibits. It is a family friendly event, attended by thousands of area residents. Admission is FREE and is open to all. If you are a school, service club, community group, church, environmental organization or a local business that would like to sponsor, host a booth, or run an event in the day's schedule, please email director@savethetaunton.org or call 508-828-1101. For more information…

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Taunton River Wild & Scenic River Run

June 15, 2019 @ 9:00 am - June 16, 2019 @ 4:00 pm
Oliver Mill Park, Middleboro, 8 Nemasket St
Middleboro, MA 02346 United States
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Overnight Canoe/Kayak Trip First day, the trip begins at Oliver Mill Park, Nemasket Street near Route 44 in Middleborough. Check-in time is 9 a.m. on Saturday at Oliver Mill. Drop off your canoe/kayak at Oliver Mill and your drive car to Titicut Reservation on Beech St. You'll be given a ride back to Oliver Mill for the start of the trip. Day one ends at Titicut Reservation (overnight stay optional). Second day, (Sunday) check-in time is 9 a.m. at Titicut…

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July 2019

Angler Education / Family Fishing Day CANCELLED DUE TO HIGH HEAT WEATHER ADVISORIES

July 21, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Somerset Village Waterfront Park, 274 Main St.
Somerset, MA 02726 United States
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Sorry folks, fishing is no fun in 100 degree heat and no shade.  We are calling the event in light of the National Weather Advisories for Excessive Heat on Sunday.  We will fish another day!  Keep cool!  

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September 2019

Paddle the Taunton River – Part 1

September 14, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
6 Titicut St, Middleboro MA, 6 Titicut St
Middleboro, MA 02347 United States
$15.00

Due to high winds from Hurricane Dorian on Saturday we have rescheduled this trip to September 14. The Taunton River is an easy river, great for anyone wanting to try kayaking or who hasn't been in a while. This will be a 8 mile trip so beginners will need good upper body strength and balance. We'll paddle for a few miles, stop for lunch and then continue on to South Street East in Raynham. Bring a lunch, plenty of water…

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October 2019

Paddle the Taunton River – Part 2

October 13, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Taunton River, 9 South Street East
Raynham, MA United States
$15.00

DUE TO THE WEATHER WE ARE RESCHEDULING THIS TRIP TO SUNDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2019. Everything else remains the same. This trip picks up where my Sept 7 trip ends. If you do both trips you will see most of the Wild & Scenic Taunton River! Check in time is 9:30 a.m. The trip will begin at 10 a.m. at the launch site, South Street East in Raynham diagonally across from the Riverbend Condominiums. The trip will end approximately four hours…

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November 2019

TRWA Annual Meeting

November 2, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Bristol Agricultural School, 135 Center St
Dighton, 02715 United States
free

Please join us at our Annual Meeting in the Auditorium at Bristol County Agricultural High School.  The agenda includes reports on our activities of the past year, our goals for 2020 and election of 2020 Board members and officers. Our featured speaker will be Eric Walberg who will discuss potential impacts of climate change in southeastern Massachusetts.  Mr. Walberg is the Senior Program Leader for Climate Services at Manomet, a non-profit organization headquartered in Plymouth.  Refreshments will be served.  TRWA…

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Tide Calendar Digital Photography Contest Photographer Meet & Greet

November 16, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Somerset Public Library, 1464 County Street
Somerset, MA 02726
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  PLEASE NOTE THE VENUE HAS CHANGED! We will be at the Somerset Public Library, Shipyard Room, 1464 County Street, Somerset. Stop by the Somerset Public Library anytime between 9 a.m. and 12 p.m. on Saturday, November 16th, to chat with contest volunteers, meet other calendar photographers, and view the 2020 contest shortlisted images.  If you are planning on entering the 2021 contest, it is a great place to look at what's been submitted in the past and really have…

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November 2020

2020 TRWA Annual Meeting

November 8, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
free

Have you heard the loons have made a comeback? Or that we’ve had a banner year in our terrapin study?   Join us at our Annual Meeting by Zoom to hear more! Featured Presentation by Ericka Griggs Ericka is the Massachusetts seasonal common loon biologist with the Biodiversity Research Institute (BRI) and a first-year master’s student at Western Connecticut State University. She will be discussing the Massachusetts common loon translocation project in the Taunton River watershed. Diamondback Terrapin Study Annual…

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