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May 3, 2018, 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Public pedestrian bridge between Atria Senior Living and Powermill Square.
What? Watch the river for just 10 minutes to count river herring swimming upstream to spawn. With 2 dams removed from the river early last year, native river herring are once again able to return from the Atlantic Ocean to spawn. As a result of the monitoring efforts of last year's 200+ volunteers, the Mass. Division of Marine Fisheries estimates that more than 1,500 river herring spawned in the newly opened section of the river.
How? First, sign up for one or more time slots (http://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090448abae29abf58-shawsheen). There are 3 morning slots (7-11 am), 3 midday slots (11-3 pm), and 3 after school/work slots (3-7 pm) for every day of the spawning run. Show up any time during the period you sign up for and watch the river for just 10 minutes. The more counts we get, the better the estimate of the spawning run size will be.
May 3, 2018, 7:00 PM @ MHL - The Hall
Cowboy, soldier, naturalist, historian, father, statesman and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, Theodore Roosevelt lived a life that inspires us still. At the age of 42, he became the youngest President in U.S. history. Get ready for a 'bully' time! Actor Ted Zalewski is an educator, writer, historian and the founder and leader of Solo Together, a guild of one-person historical performers. His venues have included schools and colleges, presidential libraries, the Smithsonian Institution and the White House.
May 3, 2018, 6:30 PM @ Town Offices - 3rd Floor Conf Room A (Selectmen’s)
May 3, 2018, 7:15 AM @ School Admin - 2nd Floor School Committee Room