North & South Rivers Watershed Association

Events

Some events are free, but do require pre-registration. We make it easy to sign up online and pay when needed. 

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  • Wild Rice Paddle

    Wild Rice Paddle

    Saturday, September 8th, 2018 2:00 pm–4:00 pm

    Wild rice (Zizana sp.), also known as Indian Rice is found on the slower flowing portions of the North River and Herring Brook river. It is a favorite food for many of the wildfowl that frequent the river. Come join us for a couple of relaxing hours as we paddle and float our way down [...]

  • Nature and History of the North River Pontoon Tour

    Nature and History of the North River Pontoon Tour

    Saturday, September 15th, 2018 4:00 pm–6:00 pm
    Roht Marine, Marshfield MA

    Join us for a leisurely 2-hour pontoon boat cruise up the North River. Enjoy the scenic views while learning a little bit about the history and natural history of the River. The North River was once home to great shipyards that built vessels like the famous Columbia – the first American ship to sail around [...]

  • ReCycled Container Succulent Workshop

    ReCycled Container Succulent Workshop

    Saturday, September 15th, 2018 5:30 pm–6:30 pm
    plantsandponytails studio, Pembroke MA

    The NSRWA strives to get South Shore residents to explore the outdoors. The ReCycled Container workshop is a collaborative effort with plantsandponytails of Pembroke, MA to bring a little bit of the outdoors in! Bring your favorite pot or small planter, a vintage tin or even a well loved mug - Maryann of plantsandponytails will [...]

  • Nature and History of the North River Pontoon Tour (Sunset)

    Nature and History of the North River Pontoon Tour (Sunset)

    Sunday, September 16th, 2018 5:00 pm–7:00 pm
    Roht Marine, Marshfield MA

    Join us for a leisurely 2-hour pontoon boat cruise up the North River. Enjoy the scenic views while learning a little bit about the history and natural history of the River. The North River was once home to great shipyards that built vessels like the famous Columbia – the first American ship to sail around [...]

  • Nature and History of the North River Pontoon Tour

    Nature and History of the North River Pontoon Tour

    Saturday, September 22nd, 2018 10:30 am–12:30 pm
    Roht Marine, Marshfield MA

    Join us for a leisurely 2-hour pontoon boat cruise up the North River. Enjoy the scenic views while learning a little bit about the history and natural history of the River. The North River was once home to great shipyards that built vessels like the famous Columbia – the first American ship to sail around [...]

  • Nature and History of the North River Pontoon Tour

    Nature and History of the North River Pontoon Tour

    Sunday, September 23rd, 2018 11:00 am–1:00 pm
    Roht Marine, Marshfield MA

    Join us for a leisurely 2-hour pontoon boat cruise up the North River. Enjoy the scenic views while learning a little bit about the history and natural history of the River. The North River was once home to great shipyards that built vessels like the famous Columbia – the first American ship to sail around [...]

  • Nature Pontoon Tour to the Spit

    Nature Pontoon Tour to the Spit

    Saturday, September 29th, 2018 10:00 am–12:00 pm
    Roht Marine, Marshfield MA

    Enjoy the scenic views on this leisurely 2-hour trip down the North River to the spit with stops along the way to explore the life on the sand banks and salt marshes. Cost is $50 for members, $75 for non-members (includes membership). Space is limited to 6. Click here to register. FAQs What are my [...]

  • Nature Pontoon Tour to the Spit

    Nature Pontoon Tour to the Spit

    Sunday, September 30th, 2018 10:00 am–12:00 pm
    Roht Marine, Marshfield MA

    Enjoy the scenic views on this leisurely 2-hour trip down the North River to the spit with stops along the way to explore the life on the sand banks and salt marshes. Cost is $50 for members, $75 for non-members (includes membership). Space is limited to 6. Click here to register. FAQs What are my [...]

  • Harvest Moon Feast

    Harvest Moon Feast

    Monday, October 1st, 2018 6:00 pm–9:00 pm
    Mill Wharf Restaurant, Scituate MA

    Join us for our premier fall event, the 11th Annual Harvest Moon Feast, at the Mill Wharf Restaurant on Scituate Harbor. Come spend an enjoyable evening sampling dishes from the South Shore’s finest restaurants, listening to great jazz, and enjoying complimentary wine and beer tastings. There will also be a cash bar. Proceeds from this event directly [...]

  • Historic Fall Foliage Pontoon Boat Tour (Sunset)

    Historic Fall Foliage Pontoon Boat Tour (Sunset)

    Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018 5:00 pm–7:00 pm
    Roht Marine, Marshfield MA

    New England’s fall foliage is legendary and there is no place better to view it than on the beautiful North River. Enjoy a leisurely 2 hour pontoon boat cruise through some of the most scenic and historic areas on the South Shore. Cost is $50 for members, $75 for non-members (includes membership). Space is limited [...]

  • Historic Fall Foliage Pontoon Boat Tour

    Historic Fall Foliage Pontoon Boat Tour

    Saturday, October 6th, 2018 8:00 am–10:00 am
    Roht Marine, Marshfield MA

    New England’s fall foliage is legendary and there is no place better to view it than on the beautiful North River. Enjoy a leisurely 2 hour pontoon boat cruise through some of the most scenic and historic areas on the South Shore. Cost is $50 for members, $75 for non-members (includes membership). Space is limited [...]

  • Historic Fall Foliage Pontoon Boat Tour

    Historic Fall Foliage Pontoon Boat Tour

    Saturday, October 6th, 2018 10:15 am–12:15 pm
    Roht Marine, Marshfield MA

    New England’s fall foliage is legendary and there is no place better to view it than on the beautiful North River. Enjoy a leisurely 2 hour pontoon boat cruise through some of the most scenic and historic areas on the South Shore. Cost is $50 for members, $75 for non-members (includes membership). Space is limited [...]

  • Fall Foliage Nature Pontoon Boat Tour

    Fall Foliage Nature Pontoon Boat Tour

    Sunday, October 7th, 2018 8:30 am–10:30 am
    Roht Marine, Marshfield MA

    Autumn's crisp chill and vibrant colors provide the perfect backdrop for a leisurely 2 hour cruise on the North River. Enjoy the scenic views while learning a little bit about the science behind the dazzling display and more! Cost is $50 for members, $75 for non-members (includes membership). Space is limited to 6. Click here [...]

  • Fall Foliage Nature Pontoon Boat Tour

    Fall Foliage Nature Pontoon Boat Tour

    Sunday, October 7th, 2018 10:45 am–12:45 pm
    Roht Marine, Marshfield MA

    Autumn's crisp chill and vibrant colors provide the perfect backdrop for a leisurely 2 hour cruise on the North River. Enjoy the scenic views while learning a little bit about the science behind the dazzling display and more! Cost is $50 for members, $75 for non-members (includes membership). Space is limited to 6. Click here [...]

  • Nature and History of the North River Pontoon Tour

    Nature and History of the North River Pontoon Tour

    Saturday, October 13th, 2018 3:00 pm–5:00 pm
    Roht Marine, Marshfield MA

    Join us for a leisurely 2-hour pontoon boat cruise up the North River. Enjoy the scenic views while learning a little bit about the history and natural history of the River. The North River was once home to great shipyards that built vessels like the famous Columbia – the first American ship to sail around [...]

  • Nature and History of the North River Pontoon Tour

    Nature and History of the North River Pontoon Tour

    Sunday, October 14th, 2018 4:00 pm–6:00 pm
    Roht Marine, Marshfield MA

    Join us for a leisurely 2-hour pontoon boat cruise up the North River. Enjoy the scenic views while learning a little bit about the history and natural history of the River. The North River was once home to great shipyards that built vessels like the famous Columbia – the first American ship to sail around [...]

  • Fall Foliage Photography Pontoon Tour

    Fall Foliage Photography Pontoon Tour

    Saturday, October 20th, 2018 10:00 am–12:00 pm
    Roht Marine, Marshfield MA

    Join professional landscape and wildlife photographer Kjeld Mahoney on our pontoon boat to learn the art of landscape and wildlife photography. Autumn means beautiful fall foliage in New England and what better way to experience it than on the water. You will be provided information on using the right lenses, techniques, and settings to get [...]

  • River Wildlife Photography Pontoon Boat Cruise

    River Wildlife Photography Pontoon Boat Cruise

    Sunday, October 21st, 2018 10:00 am–12:00 pm
    Roht Marine, Marshfield MA

    Join professional landscape and wildlife photographer Kjeld Mahoney on our pontoon boat to learn the art of landscape and wildlife photography. We will observe signs of animal movements and seasonal changes in and around the river. You will be provided information on using the right lenses, techniques, and settings to get the best shots of [...]

  • Fall Foliage Pontoon Boat Tour

    Fall Foliage Pontoon Boat Tour

    Friday, October 26th, 2018 1:00 pm–3:00 pm
    Roht Marine, Marshfield MA

    Let the brilliant hues of autumn and the stunning scenery charm you as you take a leisurely 2 hour pontoon boat cruise up the historic North River. Cost is $50 for members, $75 for non-members (includes membership). Space is limited to 6. Click here to register. FAQs What are my transport/parking options getting to the [...]

  • Fall Foliage Pontoon Boat Tour

    Fall Foliage Pontoon Boat Tour

    Saturday, October 27th, 2018 1:00 pm–3:00 pm
    Roht Marine, Marshfield MA

    Let the brilliant hues of autumn and the stunning scenery charm you as you take a leisurely 2 hour pontoon boat cruise up the historic North River. Cost is $50 for members, $75 for non-members (includes membership). Space is limited to 6. Click here to register. FAQs What are my transport/parking options getting to the [...]

  • The 1898 Portland Gale: The Storm that Changed the River’s Mouth Walk

    The 1898 Portland Gale: The Storm that Changed the River’s Mouth Walk

    Saturday, November 24th, 2018 11:00 am–12:30 pm

    Join Kezia Bacon, NSRWA’s nature columnist, for a tour of the Rexhame Dunes, which prior to 1898 was the location of the mouth of the North & South Rivers. Kezia will explain how the storm known as the Portland Gale changed the course of the rivers, and subsequently altered the lives of many area residents. [...]

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