Amazing Film Festival Coming to Great Barrington on March 10th

On Saturday March 10th from 9am-12:30pm Greenagers, the Great Barrington Land Conservancy, the Community Development Corporation of South Berkshire, and Wild and Scenic Westfield River will be bringing a FREE film festival to the Triplex in downtown Great Barrington. The festival is a celebration of all things river, in particular the 50th anniversary of the passage of the Federal Wild and Scenic Rivers Act. Continue reading “Amazing Film Festival Coming to Great Barrington on March 10th”

Greenagers is now hiring trail crew leaders for the 2017 season.

Job: Trail Crew Leader

Description: Greenagers seeks responsible supervisors for summer trail crews. Responsibilities include overseeing trail building and/or rehabilitation by teenage crews in a variety of out-of-door environments, driving vans to work site, educating teenagers on a variety of environmental issues, and reporting to Trails Coordinator.

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Greenagers, Shaker Village, Team Up for Farmer Olympics

“Go Pig or Go Home,” a day of farm-inspired contests, benefitS Greenagers

If you’ve never run a wheelbarrow race, herded a pig, competed in a gourd toss, stacked hay bales or taken the moo juice squeeze challenge, you have yet to truly appreciate the life of a farmer. Now’s your chance.

Greenagers Holds Farmer Olympics at Hancock Shaker Village

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Greenagers Summer Program at Mt. Everett

IMG_6518This summer, Greenagers is hosting a summer day camp for SBRSD middle school students. This program will run Mondays through Thursdays from 9am-3pm starting July 5th and ending August 4th. Through this program, we hope to introduce participants to the trails, farms, and conservation lands of the Southern Berkshires. Activities will include hikes, canoeing, farm visits, and service projects with our community partners.

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Farm Apprenticeship Position: Open Now

We have a job opportunity working on a farm just south of Sheffield on Rt. 41. The job description includes everything from vegetable garden maintenance, harvesting and selling at local markets, trail work, cattle management, fence and pasture maintenance, and weed whacking. This job includes many aspects of agriculture, livestock, and woods management. Hourly rate is $10-$12, depending on experience. If you are interested in more details, please email email hidden; JavaScript is required.