Events

  • Homeschool Nature Education Series – two upcoming classes

    Homeschool classes coming up

    Join us for our upcoming Nature Education for Homeschoolers sessions. read more

  • Greenagers Trail Crews are off and running!

    Three out of five Greenagers Trail Crews started work today: two Berkshire County crews and one Columbia County crew. The remaining two crews begin work a week from today. We are so excited for this year’s crews and the fun, challenging, and rewarding work ahead of them.

    We will continue to update this site with news on the crews’ whereabouts and work, so continue to check back in!

  • Greenagers get griphoist training

    “It’s the size of a mini-bus, there’s no way we’re moving it” asserted Elia Del Molino, Trails Coordinator at Greenagers. “I’ll take that bet” countered Mike Leavitt, Trails and Outreach Coordinator from Berkshire Natural Rources Council (BNRC). The friendly bet, which Elia ultimately lost, was in reference to a 10-ton boulder—a sizable piece of gneiss that would be moved by one person wielding but one grip hoist. The situation was one of the many impressive and daunting challenges poised at last week’s Greenager Grip Hoist Training.

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  • Work with us this summer!

    Applications for Greenagers’ summer trail crews and farm apprenticeships are now available! Apply now to work with us this summer.

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  • Two Great Events

    Flying Deer Nature Center is hosting two great events this month and we urge you to check them out. Flying Deer Nature Center is a wilderness school and community dedicated to mentoring children, youth, adults and families in deep connection to nature, self, and others. Our experience of their work and events is that they are always fantastic! read more

  • FARMER OLYMPICS – Sunday, November 10th

    Greenagers is so excited to present its first: FARMER OLYMPICS! read more

  • River Walk Earthday Workday

    Join us for River Walk’s annual Earthday Workday TOMORROW, Saturday, April 20th, from 9 – 2. Lunch provided. River Walk tours after 2 p.m. read more

  • Volunteer Day – Saturday

    Greenagers hosts Community Volunteer Days on the third Saturday of the every month. This Saturday, November 17th, we will be working at the beautiful Berkshire Botanical Gardens, removing invasives. We will meet at the Greenagers office (33 Rossetter St, Great Barrington) at 8:30 a.m. and return around 2:30. Lunch provided!

  • Volunteer Day – Saturday

    Greenagers hosts Community Volunteer Days on the third Saturday of the every month. This Saturday, October 20th, we will be working on the trails at the beautiful Mount Hunger Preservation, owned by the Monterey Preservation Land Trust. We will meet at the Greenagers office (33 Rossetter St, Great Barrington) at 9 a.m. and return around 1:30. Apple cider donuts and cider for all!

  • This week at Greenagers: Trail Kiosks and Trail Maintenance

    Build Trail Kiosks for Local Trails

    Tuesday, October 9th and Wednesday, October 10th, 2:30-5 pm: Learn how to build trail kiosks with Greenagers! Led by Will Conklin, the workshops will incorporate timberframing techniques; the result will be beautiful kiosks, contructed from locally sourced and milled lumber, for the Monterey Preservation Land Trust and the Appalachian Mountain Club. read more