Month: December 2013

Ready for the New Year

Happy New Year!  Well, Happy Almost New Year!  New Year’s Eve is always full of such promise.  Here at ThorpeWood, we are working on our goals and resolutions for the upcoming year, and taking the time to have a thoughtful look back at the year that is ending.  2013 was a fantastic year for us! Read More »

A Very Merry Christmas

We wanted to take a moment to wish you and yours a very Merry Christmas and a wonderful holiday season.  Thank you for letting ThorpeWood be a part of your holiday celebrations.  As we close the door on the 2013 holiday season, we wanted to share a few of our favorite pictures with you and Read More »

Behind the Scenes: Generating Power

With this blog, we like to give you a more complete sense of ThorpeWood – the many ways that you can be involved with ThorpeWood, and a “behind the scenes” look into the inner workings of a nature preserve of this size.  Today we thought we would share with you some details of our recent Read More »

End of Year Giving

Well, it’s that time of year again.  The time when we all think about our end of year annual charitable giving   You all remember that we had a Goodwill donation box at our Open House, right?  Well, the box is actually still at the Lodge if you have any items you would like to Read More »

Snowy Days at ThorpeWood

We are so glad that the bad weather held off so that we could enjoy our Open House on Saturday.  Thank you to everyone who came out, and a big thank you to everyone who worked so hard to make the evening such a success!  There are still a few ornaments available for sale, so Read More »

The Open House is Tomorrow!!

We are so looking forward to seeing you all tomorrow at the 14th Annual Open House.  From 3 pm to 8 pm we will be welcoming you and your family into our cozy Lodge to share in our holiday spirit.  A few reminders to help make the day extra special: Santa will be here from Read More »

The ThorpeWood Keepsake Ornament

Well, we did it!  The ThorpeWood Christmas tree has been selected, cut, and has made it to the Lodge!    After a great morning spent at Snickers Gap Tree Farm, we brought the tree to the Lodge and began preparing to spend this week decorating in anticipation of our 14th Annual Open House – this Read More »