Saugus River Watershed Council
Upcoming Events and News                             No: 1, February 8, 2010
In This Issue
Environmental Scholarship
Winter Wildlife Tracking March 7th
Winter Wine Tasting March 14th
River Night Dinner & Auction Set for May 4th
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Saugus River Watershed Council
 P.O. Box 1092 
Saugus, MA 01906
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Environmental Leadership Scholarship 
Application Deadline:  31 March 2010

The Saugus River Watershed Council is now accepting applications for the 2010 Sean LeBlanc Memorial Scholarship for environmental leadership.


Applicants must be graduating from high school in the spring of 2010 and live in one of the eleven communities that are part of the Saugus River watershed:  Saugus, Lynn, Wakefield, Revere, Lynnfield, Malden, Melrose, Everett, Reading, Peabody and Stoneham.


Applications must be postmarked by 31 March 2010.  Click below for more information and application forms.


 Scholarship Information and Application

Winter Wildlife Tracking
Sunday, March 7th, 1 to 3:30 p.m., Breakheart Reservation, Saugus
Get the whole family outdoors when you join the Saugus River Watershed Council and Bob Metcalfe of New England Discovery for a winter walk at Breakheart Reservation in search of tracks and other signs of wildlife.  Warm up with hot chocolate and toasted marshmallows by a campfire following the walk.  This event is FREE and open to the general public.
Winter Wine Tasting
Sunday, March 14, 5 to 7 pm at the Wine Shop of Reading
Join us for this wonderful winter event.  Taste wines from around the world, enjoy wine and cheese pairings, live music by Kirsten and Dave, exciting raffles and much more.  All proceeds will benefit the Saugus River Watershed Council's environmental education programs.  Invite your friends, this event is open to the public.  $20 per person.
Save the Date: River Night 2010 
Tuesday, May 4, 2010 at Spinelli's in Lynnfield
Mark your calendars now!  This year's River Night dinner and benefit auction will be held on Tuesday, May 4th, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Spinelli's on Route 1 South in Lynnfield.  Plan ahead for a wonderful evening featuring Spinelli's delicious dinner, live music, and exciting live and silent auctions.  More information coming soon!