A Winter Walk With Henry

Monday, February 15, 2016 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Walden Pond State Reservation, 915 Walden Street, Concord, MA 01742
Richard Smith as Henry Thoreau

A Winter Walk with Henry: a Walden Pond State Reservation Interpretive Program during SCHOOL VACATION WEEK

11:00am-12:00pm: Living history, join Henry David Thoreau as portrayed by local historian Richard Smith for a visit inside the replica of the house he built for himself at Walden Pond.

12:00pm-1:00pm: Join Henry for a guided walk in the historic Walden Woods. Please dress for weather.

In case of inclement weather, please call the park at (978) 369-3254 or check Twitter @waldenpondstate

"There can be no really black melancholy to him who lives in the midst of nature and still has his senses. While I enjoy the sweet friendship of the seasons I trust that nothing can make life a burden to me" -Henry David Thoreau

This event is sponsored by The Friends of Walden Pond, an activity of The Thoreau Society

This is a free program but there is an $8.00 parking fee for vehicles with Massachusetts plates, and $10.00 for vehicles with out of state plates. No dogs are permitted unless they are working guides. Park programs are sponsored by the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation. For more information, call park staff at (978) 369-3254. Reasonable accomodations upon request. All children must be accompanied by an adult.