President’s Annual Report

President’s 2019 Annual Report

Beth Wilkinson, President
Message published in the meeting program
Welcome to the 2019 Annual Meeting. This is a time to celebrate what we’ve done in the past year and to find inspiration for the months ahead.

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President’s 2018 Annual Report

Beth Wilkinson
Remarks at the Annual Meeting
It’s been another busy year for the Newton Conservators.
I’d like to thank the 20 members of the board who have led walks, written and edited newsletter articles,

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President’s 2017 Annual Report

Beth Wilkinson
Welcome to the Annual Meeting! It’s nice to see those who have been open space activists with the Newton Conservators for a long time, new members, students and teachers who care strongly for the environment.

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2012 Conservators Annual Dinner Meeting

Douglas W. Tallamy: “Bringing Nature Home”
The keynote speaker was Dr. Douglas Tallamy, professor and Chair of Entomology and Wildlife Ecology at the University of Delaware, and author of the wonderful book “

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President’s 2010 Annual Report

President’s Report
President Jane Sender delivered this address at the Newton Conservators’ 2010 Annual Dinner.
Thank you all very much for coming to our dinner tonight. I would like to especially thank Mayor Warren for accepting our invitation to speak,

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President Schroeder

President’s 2009 Annual Report

Outgoing President Beth Schroeder delivered this address at the Newton Conservators’ 2009 Annual Dinner.
In the past year, the Newton Conservators welcomed two new board members to our group: Willis Wang and Alison Leary.

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President’s 2008 Annual Report

William Hagar gave his final address as President of the Newton Conservators at the Conservators’ annual dinner. Bill served with great humor, grew our organization, and was instrumental in the effort to expand the city’s park at Crystal Lake.

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President Hagar

President’s 2007 Annual Report

Welcome to the forty-sixth annual meeting of the Newton Conservators. I want to thank all of you members and friends who are attending tonight’s dinner. Special thanks to State Representative Kay Kahn,

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President Hagar

President’s 2006 Annual Report

Welcome to the forty-fifth annual meeting of the Newton Conservators! I want to thank all of you members and friends who are attending tonight’s dinner. Special thanks to Aldermen Vern Vance,

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President’s 2004 Annual Report

by Eric Reenstierna
I have been “on the job” as President of the Newton Conservators for a full year now. I
want to say how honored I am to be in this position to lead the Conservators.

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President’s Report – 2000

By Doug Dickson
Today marks the beginning of the 40th year in the history of this distinguished organization. This time next year, we will celebrate our 40th anniversary, the Newton Conservators having been founded in 1961.

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