1 2023

Protecting Nature in the Berkshires for the Benefit of People and Wildlife

10:45AM - 11:45AM  

This Federation event takes place at Knesset Israel 16 Colt Road
Pittsfield, MA 01201

Contact Rabbi Daveen Litwin

Do you feel a sense of restoration and rebalancing when you are in nature? 

Becky Cushing Gop is an award-winning environmental educator and Director of Mass Audubon West, encompassing 18 wildlife sanctuaries, conservation partnerships, and widespread community and school programming.  In addition to her work at Mass Audubon, she leads nature and mindfulness practices. 

Mass Audubon’s work in the Berkshires focuses on land protection and habitat restoration, inclusive and equitable access to nature, and advocating for climate smart policies. Join Becky in a timely conversation on how and why this work is important for environmental and personal sustainability.

This free program is part of the Federation’s Connecting with Community Series and will be followed by a kosher hot lunch. Lunch is a $3 suggested donation for adults over 60 years of age or $7 for all others. Advance reservations are required for lunch and can be made by calling (413) 442-2200 before 9 a.m. on the day of the program.

Masks are optional.