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Cedar Waxwing pen & ink drawing © Morgan Burns

Pleasant Valley Wildlife Sanctuary

Special Event September 13, 2019

Come to the sanctuary's historic barn for a free reception celebrating the intersection of art and nature! Enjoy refreshments, live music, and the works of seven incredible local artists.

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Beaver on felled tree at Pleasant Valley Wildlife Sanctuary © Ed Anzures

Pleasant Valley Wildlife Sanctuary

After being absent in Massachusetts for more than 200 years, three beavers were reintroduced to Pleasant Valley in 1932. They quickly got to work creating the dams and ponds you see today. Get to know beavers—nature's wetland architects!

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Pleasant Valley Wildlife Sanctuary

You're invited to join us on September 22 to celebrate the past 90 years at Pleasant Valley! Enjoy a cocktail hour with views of Lenox Mountain, delicious brunch in our historic barn, and naturalist-led bird walks around the sanctuary.