Category: Events

  • Annual Summer Picnic 2023

    Annual Summer Picnic 2023

    Our 2023 annual picnic, held at the stone building.

  • A walk in Hemlock Gorge

    A walk in Hemlock Gorge

    On June 11 the Newton Conservators sponsored a two hour walking tour of Hemlock Gorge that was led by Katherine Howard and co-hosted by Friends’ President John Mordes. It took place on a gorgeous day and was attended by about 20 people. We covered the geology and history of the park and visited the Stone…

  • 2023 Spring Cleanup

    2023 Spring Cleanup

    The Friends of Hemlock Gorge Annual Spring Cleanup took place on Saturday April 29.

  • Our December 2022 Holiday Meeting

    Our December 2022 Holiday Meeting

    Our December 2022 Holiday Meeting took place on December 6. We had both in-person and Zoom attendees, and everyone had a great time. The event was held, as in many years past, at the Osborn homestead in Upper Falls.

  • Annual Summer Picnic 2022

    Annual Summer Picnic 2022

    At this event we had our long delayed dedication of the new roof on the Stone Building and a ceremony to recognize Representative RUTH BALSER for making the new roof possible and for all the additional effort she has put in to supporting our efforts to maintain the Stone Building and the Park.

  • Publication of Makers of the Mold

    Publication of Makers of the Mold

    Celebration in Honor of Author Ken Newcomb On the Occasion of the Publication of Makers of the MoldNovember 19, 1998 The Celebration was held on November 19, 1998 in the Newton Room of the Mann Library and was a great success. There was a large attendance, including many members of the Friends, friends, four generations…