Each fall, the water is turned off in the fish ladder to protect the stone structure from the effects of freezing and thawing. Its a real sign of spring each year when April 1 comes around and the gates are opened to let water again flow through the beautiful new fish ladder. Smelts spawn in […]
Fish Happenings Priority
To conform with guidelines concerning large gatherings and social distancing, we have decided to cancel the Alewife Festival and the Run with the Alewives road race originally scheduled for May 23. We hope to hold a version of both sometime in the Fall. The Quilt Raffle will remain open with the drawing to be held […]
The viewing spot over the Fish Ladder never gets old, but the bridge has seen better days. Engineering studies are underway and we are asking you to partner with us to raise the funds needed to build a replacement. Click here for details.
A quilt, pieced by Betty Lu Brydges and quilted by Lynn Vogt, will be raffled at the Festival. Click here for information and to purchase raffle tickets online.