Welcome to The Thoreau Society

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From the Executive Director:

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Winter animals

Take a break to read

"Winter Animals," from Walden.  

Apply for the fourth annual Marjorie Harding Memorial Fellowship, generously funded by the Harding family.

Thoreau College

A conversation with Jacob Hundt about the present and future of Thoreau College.