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Weekly Outdoor Events December 24-December 30: Winter Walks Posted on Dec 24

Weekly Outdoor Events December 24-December 30: Winter Walks

Jenny Dranetz Multimedia intern, Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) View Jenny's Bio Already felt like you’ve spent too much time indoors this season? Feeling stressed about the holidays? Walk off the winter blues this week with these three programs: The We Walk   …Continue Reading Weekly Outdoor Events December 24-December 30: Winter Walks

Weekly Outdoor Events December 17-December 23: Winter Solstice Celebration! Posted on Dec 17

Weekly Outdoor Events December 17-December 23: Winter Solstice Celebration!

Jenny Dranetz Multimedia intern, Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) View Jenny's Bio The Winter Solstice is this Friday, December 21st, which marks the shortest day of the year. Celebrate winter and the days getting longer again by walking through the great outdoors   …Continue Reading Weekly Outdoor Events December 17-December 23: Winter Solstice Celebration!

Weekly Outdoor Events December 10-December 16: A Variety of Events Posted on Dec 10

Weekly Outdoor Events December 10-December 16: A Variety of Events

Jenny Dranetz Multimedia intern, Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) View Jenny's Bio This week offers a variety of outdoor events, ranging from education to straight up fun! Enjoy the following activities: If you’re looking for some ice skating excitement, then the Adaptive   …Continue Reading Weekly Outdoor Events December 10-December 16: A Variety of Events

Weekly Outdoor Events December 3-December 9: Family Fun in December Posted on Dec 3

Weekly Outdoor Events December 3-December 9: Family Fun in December

Jenny Dranetz Multimedia intern, Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) View Jenny's Bio An important part of the holiday season is spending time with your family and friends, so why not spend some quality time with your loved ones enjoying all that nature   …Continue Reading Weekly Outdoor Events December 3-December 9: Family Fun in December

Weekly Outdoor Events November 26-December 2: Bring in the Holiday Spirit! Posted on Nov 26

Weekly Outdoor Events November 26-December 2: Bring in the Holiday Spirit!

Jenny Dranetz Multimedia intern, Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) View Jenny's Bio This week, work off all those leftover Thanksgiving calories and then get into the holiday spirit as we transition into December. Check out some of this week’s events: If you’re   …Continue Reading Weekly Outdoor Events November 26-December 2: Bring in the Holiday Spirit!

Weekly Outdoor Events November 19-November 25: Have an Active Thanksgiving! Posted on Nov 19

Weekly Outdoor Events November 19-November 25: Have an Active Thanksgiving!

Jenny Dranetz Multimedia intern, Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) View Jenny's Bio Excited for Thanksgiving and all the delicious food that comes with it? Make sure to stay active this week before and after your Thanksgiving feast! Here are a few good   …Continue Reading Weekly Outdoor Events November 19-November 25: Have an Active Thanksgiving!

Weekly Outdoor Events November 12-November 18: Speed Up or Slow Down Posted on Nov 12

Weekly Outdoor Events November 12-November 18: Speed Up or Slow Down

Jenny Dranetz Multimedia intern, Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) View Jenny's Bio Want to slow down this weekend? Or maybe just the opposite? From a gentle walk to exhilarating dog sledding, choose the pace of your weekend with the following outdoor events:   …Continue Reading Weekly Outdoor Events November 12-November 18: Speed Up or Slow Down

Weekly Outdoor Events – November 5-11: Summer in Winter! Posted on Nov 5

Weekly Outdoor Events – November 5-11: Summer in Winter!

Jenny Dranetz Multimedia intern, Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) View Jenny's Bio Think that going the beach and boat rides are only summer activities? Nope! Here are three fun, outdoor “summer” programs that are perfect for the transition into winter: Start your   …Continue Reading Weekly Outdoor Events – November 5-11: Summer in Winter!

Weekly Outdoor Events – October 29-November 4: Discover, Explore, Learn Posted on Oct 29

Weekly Outdoor Events – October 29-November 4: Discover, Explore, Learn

Jenny Dranetz Multimedia intern, Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) View Jenny's Bio Transitioning from fall to winter presents new opportunities to experience the outdoors. This week, discover, explore, and learn about the wilderness around you. See Borderland State Park like never before!   …Continue Reading Weekly Outdoor Events – October 29-November 4: Discover, Explore, Learn

Weekly Outdoor Events – October 22-28: Outdoor Family Fun! Posted on Oct 22

Weekly Outdoor Events – October 22-28: Outdoor Family Fun!

Jenny Dranetz Multimedia intern, Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) View Jenny's Bio Bring your entire family outside this week to experience nature. Here are some events everyone will enjoy: Start out your family filled weekend on Thursday, October 25 from 6:30 pm   …Continue Reading Weekly Outdoor Events – October 22-28: Outdoor Family Fun!