North Adams: Backpack Program Launched At Library
The Berkshire Natural Resources Council and the North Adams Public Library are launching the Nature Discovery Backpacks Program.
Community members with a library card will be able to check out backpacks equipped with essential hiking supplies for a one-week period. Reservations are required.
BNRC and the NAPL will host a free hike and hiking 101 workshop from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19. Participants can catch the bus at 1 p.m. at NAPL or meet the group at the Hoosac Range Trail, 2441 Mohawk Trail.
The bus will return to NAPL by 4 p.m. Trail snacks and water will be provided. Anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
Space on the bus is limited. RSVP to Mariah at firstname.lastname@example.org or 413-499-0596, or Sara at email@example.com or 413-662-3133, ext. 14.
Severe weather will cancel the event.