Friends of the Blue Hills

Woodcock Walk in Fowl Meadow

Saturday Evening, March 28, 6:00 pm – Woodcock Walk in Fowl Meadow FBH joint walk with Brookline Bird Club. Hike 1 mile to witness the spring mating flight of the American Woodcock. Bring binoculars. 2 hours. Meet at Paul’s Bridge parking lot on Neponset Valley Pkwy. Leader: Steve Olanoff, 781-326-6585.
Friends of the Blue Hills

Blue Hills Bird Walk

Saturday, March 28, 8:00 am – Blue Hills Bird Walk FBH joint walk with Brookline Bird Club. Several short hikes, each about one mile, the first of which is steep, to look for early spring migrants. Beginners are welcome. Bring binoculars and bird book. 4.5 hours. Meet at the small parking lot on Chickatawbut Road just off Randolph Ave. Leader: Steve Olanoff, 781-326-6585.
Friends of the Blue Hills

Houghton Section Hike

Saturday, Mar. 7, 10:00 am – Houghton Section Hike FBH joint hike with AMC. 7-mile hike on a variety of trails with several views and lunch atop Buck Hill. 5 hours. Meet at Houghton’s Pond lot. Leader: Steve Olanoff, 781-326-6585.
Friends of the Blue Hills

Chickatawbut Section Snowshoe/Hike

Saturday, Feb. 8, 10:00 am – Chickatawbut Section Snowshoe/Hike FBH joint hike with AMC. Snowshoe 6 miles in the most remote area of the Blue Hills, or hike 7 miles in hilly areas if no snow. 5 hours. Meet at Shea Ice Rink. Leader: Steve Olanoff, 781-326-6585.
Canton Citizen

Man About Canton: Oct. 16 Preview

Did you know … The Canton Fall Classic, a scenic and challenging country course, is celebrating its 26th year on Sunday, October 26. The 10K and 5K runs start simultaneously at 10 a.m., while the one-mile fun run starts at 9:45 a.m. at Temple Beth Abraham at 1301 Washington Street in Canton. Race founders Rich [...]
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Powers, Paul E.

Paul E. Powers, 74, of Canton, passed away October 13 at the Hellenic Nursing Home in Canton. Born and raised in Canton, he graduated from Canton High School and was a lifelong resident of the town. Paul served in the Army National Guard and was a truck driver for the Teamsters Local #25 in Boston. [...]
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