Blackstone Parks Conservancy

Rain doesn’t keep us away! New fence, protecting native plants going in today. Without our generous donors this project would not have been possible – thank you!

 

RiverRide to be Rescheduled

Unfortunately, RiverRide on the Seekonk will not take place on Sunday September 16th, due to an engine problem of the Save the Bay boat that was to be used for the event.  We are currently making every effort to reschedule RiverRide and will keep you posted.

When you don’t have much money or many volunteers, what do you do about the erosion and invasive plants steadily nibbling away at the Blackstone parks? If you’re the Blackstone Parks Conservancy (BPC), you don’t try to eliminate these challenges–which no one could do–but to manage them while balancing the needs of the parks with […]

Latin Jazz, Salsa, our 2nd Boulevard Concert, has been rescheduled for Wednesday, August 1st at 6pm due to expected inclement weather.

Sixty-five students between 6thand 12thgrades at Lincoln and Wheeler schools worked on two gorgeous back-to-back days in May to spruce up Blackstone Park Conservation District. This is not astonishing, as various schools give a few hours every year to the park overlooking the Seekonk River. What is astonishing is how much they accomplished. After a […]