Join us every Thursday in March for the sixth annual Open Space Conference! This free, peer-to-peer conference is for municipal Open Space Committees, volunteers, and others involved in the development and implementation of community-based conservation planning and projects. Afternoon seminars will feature speakers on a range of topics related to open space, while evening networking sessions will provide an opportunity to meet other open space committee members from around the state.
Afternoon Seminars | 2-3:30 p.m. | Recordings available post-event
March 4: The Open Space and Recreation Plan – From Planning to Implementation
March 11: Ecology – Conserving Forest and Wetland Open Spaces
March 18: Trails and Recreation – How Open Space Committees Develop and Maintain Trails
March 25: Community Outreach – Networking and Maintaining Open Space Committee Relationships
Evening Networking Sessions | 7-8 p.m.
March 4: Peer-to-Peer Troubleshooting of Open Space Challenges
March 11: Green Spaces Networking
March 18: Building Regional Connections
March 25: A Toast to Open Space and Open Space Committees