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Our Mission

Farrington’s mission is to enhance the well-being of children from low-income communities through a connection with the natural world. Our 75 acres of woodlands, fields and ponds near Boston are dedicated to providing respite and inspiration for children who might not otherwise have this opportunity.

Our Mission
Green exercise

Green exercise

improves psychological health.~Richard Louv

Green exercise
Just living is not enough

Just living is not enough

... one must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower.~Hans Christian Andersen

Just living is not enough
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In Winter Enjoy

In seed-time learn, in harvest teach, in winter enjoy. ~William Blake

In Winter Enjoy
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Nature Matters

A personal connection to nature and the land has the power to transform a child’s life.

Nature Matters
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Planning for Next Year

Planning for Next Year

As each calendar year winds down, Farrington Nature Linc begins planning how to improve, expand, ...

The Scientific Benefits of Nature: Why do we get kids outside?

The Scientific Benefits of Nature: Why do we get kids outside?

Recently Farrington’s Program Director reviewed relevant research on kids and nature, collecting ...

Join us Under the Stars

Join us Under the Stars

Join us on November 15 from 5-8pm for an evening of stargazing, constellation finding, with a ...

Nature Activities

Twig Snowflakes

Twig Snowflakes

Here is another great winter craft– making snowflakes from twigs. It seems like it would be ...

Paper Lanterns for the Winter Solstice

Paper Lanterns for the Winter Solstice

On Sunday, December 21st from 3-5 pm, Farrington Nature Linc will be celebrating the Winter ...

Acorn Crafts

Acorn Crafts

In November it is often easy to find acorns under foot somewhere on your way around the city. ...

What Farrington is all about

Farrington’s unique land and buildings are a center for programs that serve youth from low-income communities and that recognize meaningful relationships with the natural world are vital to the healthy development of all children. Working collaboratively with youth-serving programs and similarly committed organizations, Farrington will guide and be a resource for experiences that enhance a connection with nature and provide young people with opportunities to develop new perspectives on the world around them.

Farrington Nature Linc is a project of Farrington Memorial, Inc.