It’s a Ducky Day!

All together now: “Rubber Ducky, you’re the one….” Can you sing it? If you grew up with the PBS icon, Sesame Street — or turned it on for your kids — the song is ingrained in your brain. But while Ernie’s song centered on his bathtub, the folks in Fitchburg think of a much bigger […]

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By the Light of the Moon

By the Light of the Moon


Music festivals. Quiet walks on sun-dappled trails. Afternoons spent on a warm beach, or watching the kids safely splashing in a zero-depth water park. The long sunny days of spring and summer offer a wealth of opportunities to explore the beauty of Johnny Appleseed Country.

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JATA hosts FAM tour for Barbara Gallucci

The Johnny Appleseed Trail Association (JATA) helped host a New England FAM tour in May, 2016 with award winning Italian travel writer  Barbara Gallucci that resulted in a feature in the April, 2017 edition of Touring Magazine highlighting New England. The Town of Harvard and several members in region were included in the feature.  Touring […]

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It’s a Sweet Season

Before the crocus buds peek through the snow, even before Red Sox fans start thinking about the World Series, New Englanders start dreaming of maple syrup. The sweet, sticky topping that makes a breakfast of pancakes sing runs in the veins of New England natives. But before becoming that luscious golden nectar, the sweet liquid […]

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