ROCKPORT — Late last winter, an idea germinated in Ron Howard’s mind as he walked around the newly acquired 70 acres that lies between Route 90 and Beech Hill in Rockport, and abuts Erickson Field. The parcel stretches up a hill, passing alongside an old farmstead and into… Read More
    Please join Maine Coast Heritage Trust (MCHT) staff at Erickson Fields Preserve for an open farm day from 3-6 pm on Friday August 25th. The Erickson Fields Teen Agricutural Crew (Teen Ag Crew) will lead tours of their 4-acre vegetable garden. The Teen Ag Crew is an entrepreneurial… Read More
    ROCKPORT – Maine Coast Heritage Trust will host the 15th annual Aldermere Farm Art Show and Sale Saturday, Aug. 12, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the historic Aldermere farmhouse at 20 Russell Ave. The show features work by local artists who capture the beauty of Maine’s… Read More
    Saturday, June 3, Maine Coast Heritage Trust (MCHT) will host a Bird Walk Art Walk at Erickson Fields Preserve, located at 124 West Street in Rockport. At 8 AM, MCHT Steward and Naturalist, Kirk Gentalen, will lead a group around MCHT’s Teen Ag garden and through the woods… Read More
    ROCKPORT – Saturday, May 6 Aldermere Farm, a preserve of Maine Coast Heritage Trust, will open its doors and barnyard to the public during Calf Unveiling Day to introduce the newest members of Aldermere’s Belted Galloway herd. From 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Aldermere Farm, located at 20… Read More
    Saturday, May 6 from 10 a.m.–3 p.m. Aldermere Farm, 20 Russell Ave., Rockport. Open house with the new calves ready to be seen by the public. Docents and 4-H Club members present information about the farm and the Belted Galloway cattle. Other farms are on site with their… Read More
    ROCKPORT – Monday April 3rd, Maine Coast Heritage Trust (MCHT), a statewide land conservation organization, invites the public to a volunteer orientation for individuals interested in mentoring families participating in Kids Can Grow at MCHT’s Erickson Fields Preserve, located on route 90 in Rockport. The orientation will be… Read More
    Rockport’s new Roadside Tree Planting Program is now accepting applications from individual home owners and businesses in the town of Rockport. The program, being launched this spring, is a collaboration between the Town of Rockport, Rockport Garden Club and Maine Coast Heritage Trust (MCHT) to enhance the town… Read More
    ROCKPORT –Maine Coast Heritage Trust (MCHT) is seeking independent, creative, hardworking teens ages 14-18 to work part-time this spring and fall and full-time in the summer growing vegetables for food pantries and public schools at Erickson Fields Preserve, located at 124 West Street in Rockport. MCHT’s… Read More
    Saturday, Feb. 10 Maine Coast Heritage Trust (MCHT) invites the public to a Moonlight Snowshoe Tour at 6 p.m. at Aldermere Farm in Rockport. Attendees will be led along trails that skirt around Lily Pond through large open pastures and woods. Hot cocoa will be served at the… Read More
    Maine Coast Heritage Trust’s Aldermere Farm, 70 Russell Avenue in Rockport, invites everyone to its 12th annual Beltie Holiday on Saturday, December 3, from 9 a.m. to noon. This year’s event will feature author Paige Pendleton and illustrator Thomas Block who will be signing copies of their recently… Read More
    Maine Coast Heritage Trust’s Aldermere Farm, 70 Russell Avenue in Rockport, invites everyone to its 12th annual Beltie Holiday on Saturday, December 3, from 9 a.m. to noon. This year’s event will feature author Paige Pendleton and illustrator Thomas Block who will be signing copies of their recently… Read More
    ROCKPORT: Maine Coast Heritage Trust (MCHT) seeks artists to submit pieces for the annual Art Show and Sale. This year, the sale will be extended to two days: Saturday, August 13 from 9 am to 4 pm and Sunday, August 14 from 9 am to 1 pm at… Read More