EXPLORE THE BLACKSTONE RIVER VALLEY THIS SUMMER!
The park is offering ranger programs all over the Blackstone River Valley this summer. Check out the listings below so you know where and when to find us.
DAILY RANGER PROGRAMS
Everyday this summer, Park Rangers will offer a 2 PM Ranger Program at the Blackstone River State Park in Lincoln, Rhode Island. Programs will cover such diverse topics as the history of the Blackstone Canal, birds and wildlife of the Blackstone River, tours of Ashton Mill Village, the geologic history of the Blackstone, and much more. Programs last 30 - 45 minutes. All programs start at the Kelly House Transportation Museum sign located at 1075 Lower River Road, Lincoln, RI 02865.
Programs may be cancelled due to inclement or unsafe weather conditions.
Our premire program series is back for its twenty-third season. Join us at sites around the Blackstone River Valley Thursday evenings at 6:30 for these free programs where we explore these fascinating sites and topics.
June 20: Life in Ashton Mill Village, Captain Wilbur Kelly House Museum, 1075 Lower River Road, Lincoln, RI 02865 02865
NIGHT SKIES PROGRAMSBlackstone River Valley National Historical Park is delighted to bring back our Night Sky Programs for a second year. In collaboration with the Civil Air Patrol, the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation, and our wonderful volunteers we will offer nighttime astronomy programs at Blackstone River and Canal Heritage State Park, 287 Oak Street, Uxbridge, MA. All events are free and open to the public. In case of inclement weather or poor viewing conditions, an indoor program will be offered.
June 14 - start: at 8:00 PM
July 19 - start: 8:00 PM
August 23 - start: 8:00 PM
September 13 - start: 7:00 PM
October 18 - start: 6:30 PM
SUNDAY FUNDAYS AT BLACKSTONE RIVER STATE PARK
Join us on Sundays from July 14 through August 25 for Sunday Fundays at the Blackstone River State Park. Each week there will be a new event for you to discover a new story about the Blackstone River Valley. Sunday Fundays run from 10AM to 3 PM in the park around the Captain Wilbur Kelly House Transportation Museum at 1075 Lower River Road, Lincoln, RI unless otherwise noted.
Last updated: June 25, 2019