Come explore New Hampshire and rediscover what makes living here so special! The Forest Society offers a full program of fun, educational field trips, workshops and events designed to meet your interests and celebrate the people and places of this great state.
Choose from a wide range of activities – for all ability levels – held throughout the state.
Join us at the 2014 NH Farm & Forest Expo!
Friday, February 7, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday, February 8, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Radisson Hotel/Center of New Hampshire, Manchester
Fun for all ages! A winter standard since 1984, "New Hampshire's Greatest Winter Fair" offers commercial exhibits, educational sessions, demonstrations, and activities for attendees of all ages. Be sure to stop at the Forest Society's display booth to meet our staff and volunteers.
Cost: $7.00 for adults; children 16 and under free. Save $1 off the admission price by bringing 2 non-perishable food items to benefit the NH Food Bank. For more information visit
Saturday, April 5
Laconia Middle School, Laconia
Saving Special Places is New Hampshire's largest annual conservation event. Whether you're new to conservation and want to learn from the people who do it every day or you're an old hand wanting to network with colleagues, Saving Special Places is not to be missed. Watch www.savingspecialplaces.org for more information as it becomes available.
Visit www.therocks.org/calendar.php for a calendar of events happening at The Rocks and in the surrounding area.
Saturday, September 28 through Tuesday, December 24
The Rocks Estate, Bethlehem
The Rocks will open to tag-your-own tree customers weekends from September 28 through October 20. Visitors are welcome to select a tree in the field and decorate it with personal flair, then return beginning November 23 to cut and buy their tagged tree. The Rocks' shops, featuring handmade and unique holiday and gift items, will be open weekends after November 23 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
For tree seekers who want to cut their own Christmas tree or select one from the retail lot at The Rocks, the farm opens for the season November 23 and will be open daily (except for Thanksgiving Day) through December 24. Horse-drawn wagon rides are offered weekends through December 21.
For more information visit www.TheRocks.org.
Exhibits are open for viewing weekdays 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. A percentage of
sales will benefit the work of the Forest Society.
Please call 603-224-9945 before visiting as the
exhibit room may be in use. It also serves as a meeting space.
November and December
Linda Dessaint of Antrim expresses her deep love for the New England landscape through beautiful oil and pastel paintings evoking the joy she finds in nature. She is a member of the New Hampshire Pastel Society, the Monadnock Area Art Association and the Pastel Painters of Maine (signature membership). For more information about her work, visit www.lindadessaint.com.