Friends of the Wapack to meet

Thursday, October 13, 2016 11:1AM

The Friends of the Wapack will celebrate Northeast Wilderness Trust's Binney Hill project at their annual meeting on Oct. 22 at the Sharon Meeting House.

At noon, an informal "bring-your-own" lunch will be held at Sharon Meeting House. The Friends will provide beverages and light desserts.

At 1 p.m., guest speaker Daryl Burtnett, executive director of the Northeast Wilderness Trust, will present details about the Binney Hill property and plans, followed by a Friends of the Wapack business meeting with highlights from this year and election of officers.

Local historian Chris Gagnon will lead an optional morning hike on the Binney Hill property, leaving from the NeWest Mall parking lot on Turnpike Road in New Ipswich at 8:30 a.m. For details and to register for the hike, contact Lee Baker at 525-5262 or email him at snowman3137@gmail.com.