Arts & Culture

09.1.2023 - 11.19.2023

2023 Art Ramble: Geo-Metric

Art Ramble is an annual, temporary public art exhibition in the Hapgood Wright Town Forest in Concord, MA, a collaboration of The Umbrella Art Center and Concord’s Division of Natural...

Arts & Culture

09.7.2023

Thoreau’s Axe: A Conversation with Author Caleb Smith

“Our inventions are wont to be pretty toys, which distract our attention from serious things,” Henry David Thoreau wrote in Walden (1854), offering a warning about technology and distraction that resonates in...

09.7.2023

Thoreau’s Axe: A Conversation with Author Caleb Smith

September 7 @ 7:00 pm - September 7 @ 8:30 pm “Our inventions are wont to be pretty toys, which distract our attention from serious things,” Henry David Thoreau wrote...

09.9.2023

Ag Day

September 9th, 2023 10am-2pm Right in downtown Concord - intersection of Walden St and Main St Concord Ag Day is a once a year farmers’ market celebrating local agriculture organized...

Arts & Culture

09.9.2023

Tours of Thoreau Farm, the birthplace of Henry David Thoreau

Come learn about the birthplace of Henry David Thoreau and consider lessons about living deliberately that we can learn from his legacy. Take an inside look at the restored 1730s...

09.9.2023

Discovery Day Open House at the Concord Conservatory of Music

Imagine your kids discovering what it’s like to play the ukulele, violin, keyboard, flute, trumpet, drums, and cello in one afternoon! Adults can also explore instruments or get back to...