From Northampton to the Boundary Waters (or at least the boundary with Hatfield)
Back by popular demand
Betsy Powell, Paradise City Dragon Boat and Laurie Sanders, co-director of Historic Northampton
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm
Connecticut River Greenway Park, Damon Road, Northampton
Registration is full. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to be placed on the waiting list.
Take in the beauty of the Connecticut River in a 16-person dragon boat and learn about its rich natural and cultural history at the same time.
Betsy Powell, a long-time local rowing coach and founder of Paradise City Dragon Boat, will begin the outing with a paddling lesson, while Laurie Sanders, co-director of Historic Northampton and naturalist, will share information about the environmental and human history of the stretch of river between Elwell Island and the Hatfield boundary.
All equipment will be provided; no prior paddling experience is necessary.
Proceeds will benefit Historic Northampton and Paradise City Dragon Boat.
Rain date: July 13, 2017