Georgiaville Pond paddle

Paddle and swim on Georgiaville Pond on Wednesday, July 20, at 6 p.m. Above, Amy Peters explores Georgiaville Pond on a previous paddle.

SMITHFIELD – Paddle and swim on the upper Woonasquatucket River at Georgiaville Pond on Wednesday, July 20, at 6 p.m., as part of the Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council’s Explore the Woonasquatucket — Source to Sea recreational series.

Join WRWC paddle guides on an evening paddle on Georgiaville Pond in Smithfield. Launch will be from the historic Smith-Appleby House and participants will paddle toward the town beach, where participants are invited to take a swim or just unwind.

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Note should be made to remind paddlers to come with clean watercraft, free of weeds and algae on the hull to prevent introduction of invasive weeds. Only boaters can help prevent the spread of toxic blue-grab algae and invasive aquatic weeds.

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