Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.”
— Margaret Mead

What you can do:

Spread the Word

Tell your friends and family about our struggle. Or hand out flyers. There's no better way to make an impact than to become an active advocate yourself.

Download flyers

Contact City and School Officials

City officials represent their communities. They need to know how you feel so that they can make decisions that reflect the view of the people.


Write to the School Committee

Contact the Waltham City Council Members

Sign the petition

Make your voice heard.  Sign the petition in support of our woods.

It's a group effort

Along with Preserve the Paine Estate Woods, The Waltham Land Trust and Friends of Stonehurst are making sure that these woods remain whole for generations to come.  Please visit their websites for more information and to donate.


One person can make a difference, and everyone should try.”
— John F. Kennedy