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2020 Event Calendar

Looking for something to do? We offer a variety of affordable public events throughout the year. Whether you'd like to go on a night hike, get into trail running, meditate by the pond, learn to paint, or take a canoe out at sunset, you're sure to find something of interest at Hale.

  • March 19—Paint Night: Spring Edition (Canceled)
  • March 28—Make Tracks with Hale in Roslindale (Canceled)
  • March 30—Walk, Talk, and Read: Animal Tracking (Canceled)
  • April 2—Hale Summer Club Staff Reunion (Canceled)
  • April 2—Springtime Yoga (Canceled)
  • April 22—Forest Forts (Canceled)
  • April 26—Sunny Side Up (Canceled)
  • April 27—Walk, Talk, and Read: Spring (Canceled)

Westwood Community Trails

Financed by Westwood’s Department of Public Works and its Recreation Department, guided by its Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Committee, and administered by Hale, Westwood Community Trails invites residents to explore the town’s trails and learn more about their importance to the community. Monthly guided hikes (typically on Saturday mornings) vary in distance and topography and explore a number of areas at Hale and beyond. To learn more, email coordinator Rich de Reyna at

WCT’s Next Hike

Hikes with Westwood Community Trails may be on hold but that doesn’t mean you can’t hike on your own or with a socially distant friend. Take a selfie or a photo on your next trek and share it with

Live at Hale

If you enjoy live music, support local singer-songwriters with friends and family at Hale. Join the dedicated fan base of these BYOB 21+ acoustic shows (held once per season) in rustic venues that include the ACLC Barn and Powissett Lodge.

Upcoming Shows

Stay tuned for our next show!

Past Lineups

  • December 7, 2019—Cold Car with Ken Carter, Just Another Guru
  • June 27, 2019—John Hanson, Calvin Mausteller, Zack Bolles
  • August 2, 2018—Cold Car, Jenne Halstead, Conor Ryan Hennessy
  • May 17, 2018—Deb Todd Wheeler, Late Night Thoughts, Lisa Bastoni
  • February 8, 2018—Chris Trapper, Sophia Jane
  • October 26, 2017—Colin O’Dwyer, Emily Theis, Just Another Guru
  • August 10, 2017—Zack Bolles, Sara Colb, Josie Lowder
  • July 13, 2017—Ken Carter, Lynn Bailey and Sean Witty, Andrew O’Keeffe and Hayes Cummings