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Monday, May 29

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508.636.4693 x5003

Eleanor Cabot Bradley Estate
Canton, MA

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Celebrate Memorial Day - Plant Wildflowers

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This Memorial Day, come commemorate this holiday at the Bradley Estate with us as we reflect on its original meaning of honoring soldiers who served and died in the Civil War.  We will share some stories about Eleanor Cabot Bradley's grandfather, Dr. Samuel Cabot, a notable Civil War surgeon, who purchased this property, and a building on it, the Cherry Hill Tavern, following the end of the war in 1865.  We will plant wildflowers this holiday at the site near where the Tavern once stood on the northern border of the property reflecting on moments from our past history, and those who lived and farmed this land, and Eleanor's protection of this property, through The Trustees, for the public's use and enjoyment.

May 29
Cape Poge Lighthouse Tour
Cape Poge Wildlife Refuge, Martha's Vineyard
May 30
Nature at Naumkeag
Naumkeag, Stockbridge
May 31
Barnyard Stories
Weir River Farm, Hingham
Jun 1
A Cupola with a View
Castle Hill on the Crane Estate, Ipswich
Jun 2
Trees of World's End
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