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Field Trips and Events

Sunset on the Meadow

June 19, 2014
Thursday, 7:00pm

Francis Carter Memorial Preserve, Charlestown | Show Directions


Meet at the Old Mill Road parking lot.

From I-95, take exit 3-Route 138 East

  •     Continue to the intersection with Route 112
  •     Bear right onto Route 112 and continue south through Richmond
  •     Continue through the intersection with Route 91 and over the railroad bridge

To the Route 112 entrance:

  •     Watch for the preserve sign on the right
  •     A short dirt road leads to the parking area

To the Old Mill Road entrance:

  •     Drive past the preserve sign on Route 112 and take the next right onto Old Mill Road
  •     Continue on Old Mill Road until the road curves sharply to the left
  •     Do not turn the corner, but bear right onto the dirt road at the sign
  •     Follow the dirt road straight to a parking area

Wind down the day with a relaxed walk around one of the largest open fields in the state. The meadow's restoration is a long-time Conservancy priority, benefiting more than 50 bird species.  

Meet at the Old Mill Road parking lot.

Please register with Tim Mooney, Preserves Manager, at or call 401-529-1072.  Please provide contact information in the case of cancellation due to inclement weather.

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