Articles by Donne Sinderson

 
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Stream Smart Workshop

By Donne Sinderson on July 07, 2016, at 3:25 p.m.
Thursday, Aug. 4, 2016 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: Keith Anderson Community House, 19 Bennoch Road, Orono, Maine For more information: 207-942-1010; bangorlandtrust.org/stream-smart-workshop.html Let’s make local roads safer and local streams healthier. Come learn about Stream Smart on Thursday, August 4 from 6 to 7:30 pm at the Keith …
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10th Annual Pedal the Penobscot

By Donne Sinderson on June 21, 2016, at 9:52 a.m.
Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016 6:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Bangor Waterfront / High Tide Restaurant, Bangor/Brewer Waterfront, Bangor/Brewer, Maine For more information: 207-942-1010; bangorlandtrust.org/pedal-the-penobscot-2016.html Bangor Land Trust’s Pedal the Penobscot celebrates cycling and supports Bangor’s wild back yard. The ride offers five distance options, from a family-friendly 10 miles …
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September Wildflower Walk – Fruit & Seed

By Donne Sinderson on June 14, 2016, at 10:24 a.m.
Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Location: Central Penjajawoc Preserve, Essex Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 2079421010; bangorlandtrust.org Explore Central Penjajawoc Preserve with Maine master naturalist Donne Sinderson. Look for late-blooming flowers and talk about fruit and seed production and distribution. The loop through Central is …
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Take to the Woods Trail Challenge

By Donne Sinderson on June 06, 2016, at 1:56 p.m.
Thursday, June 30, 2016 5 a.m. to 8 p.m.Monday, Aug. 1, 2016 5 a.m. to 8 p.m.Monday, Aug. 15, 2016 5 a.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Bangor Land Trust Preserves, BLT Kiosks, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-942-1010; bangorlandtrust.org Take the challenge before August 31. Visit five Bangor Land Trust …
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First Eve of Summer Tree ID Walk

By Donne Sinderson on June 06, 2016, at 1:20 p.m.
Monday, June 20, 2016 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Walden-Parke Preserve, Tamarack Trail Kiosk, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-942-1010; bangorlandtrust.org Calling all tree lovers! Join us on the evening of the first day of summer, Monday, June 20, for a tree ID walk led by Dr. Steve Sader, …
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August Wildflower Walk – Pollination

By Donne Sinderson on May 24, 2016, at 3:39 p.m.
Saturday, Aug. 13, 2016 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Location: West Penjajawoc Grasslands, Fox Hollow Lane, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-942-1010; bangorlandtrust.org/wildflower-walk-series.html Meet at West Penjajawoc Grasslands at the end of Fox Hollow Lane to explore the wildflowers and learn about pollination with Maine Master Naturalist, Grace Bartlett. Be …
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July Wildflower Walk – Identification

By Donne Sinderson on April 29, 2016, at 3:40 p.m.
Saturday, July 9, 2016 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Location: North Penjajawoc Forest, Meet at the Bangor City Forest’s Kittredge Rd Parking Lot (at the end of Kittredge Rd.), Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-942-1010; bangorlandtrust.org #3 in the series. It’s all about the ID this month. How many can …
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Wildflower Walk – Lady’s Slippers and Other Beauties

By Donne Sinderson on April 29, 2016, at 3:25 p.m.
Saturday, June 4, 2016 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Location: Walden-Parke Preserve, Tamarack Trail, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-942-1010; bangorlandtrust.org #2 in a series of monthly wildflower walks. Story continues below advertisement. Led by George Elliott and Grace Bartlett Saturday, June 4 at 10 am Rain date Sunday, June …
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Wildflower Walk – Flower Parts

By Donne Sinderson on April 29, 2016, at 3:17 p.m.
Sunday, May 22, 2016 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Walden-Parke Preserve, at the end of Tamarack Trail, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-942-1010; bangorlandtrust.org #1 in a series of monthly wildflower walks.Story continues below advertisement. Leader – Dick Andren Sunday, May 22 at 1 pm Walden-Parke Preserve This post …
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Guided Snowshoe Adventure

By Donne Sinderson on Jan. 25, 2016, at 11 a.m.
Sunday, Feb. 14, 2016 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Location: West Penjajawoc Grasslands, Fox Hollow Lane, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-942-1010; bangorlandtrust.org/ Get ready for the Great Maine Outdoor Weekend!Story continues below advertisement. Guided Snowshoe Adventure Enjoy and celebrate beautiful outdoor resources in Bangor. Your guide will lead you …
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The Bugly!!

By Donne Sinderson on Oct. 26, 2015, at 11:34 a.m.
Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: Bangor Land Trust, 8 Harlow Street, Suite 4B, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-942-1010; bangorlandtrust.org with Jim Dill, Pest Management Specialist at UMaine Cooperative ExtensionStory continues below advertisement. Gather at the Bangor Land Trust office on Wednesday, December 2 at …
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Mindful Sketching with Kay Carter

By Donne Sinderson on Sept. 02, 2015, at 9:21 a.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2015 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Location: Bangor Land Trust, 8 Harlow Street, Suite 4B, Bangor, ME For more information: 2079421010; bangorlandtrust.org Part of ARTober / A Month-long Celebration of Arts and Culture in BangorStory continues below advertisement. Two-Session …
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Blood Moon Outing

By Donne Sinderson on Sept. 02, 2015, at 9:08 a.m.
Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015 9 p.m. to 11 p.m. Location: West Penjajawoc Grasslands, Fox Hollow Drive, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-942-1010; bangorlandtrust.org Celebrate the Great Maine Outdoor Weekend!Story continues below advertisement. Sunday, September 27 Is it a clear sky night? If so, join us for a late night outing …
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Photography Walk

By Donne Sinderson on Aug. 26, 2015, at 10:03 a.m.
Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Location: Northeast Penjajawoc Preserve, Kittredge Road Kiosk, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-942-1010; bangorlandtrust.org Join local photographer, Michele Benoit, for a photo walk in Northeast Penjajawoc Preserve on Saturday, September 5th at 10:00 a.m. Bring your camera and explore the landscapes …
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Pedal the Penobscot Training Ride

By Donne Sinderson on Aug. 26, 2015, at 9:57 a.m.
Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Meet at the Bangor Waterfront, Parking lot next to Sea Dog Brewing Co., Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-942-1010; bangorlandtrust.org Led by 2015 celebrity rider, Tim GodaireStory continues below advertisement. Thursday Evening, September 3 Meet in the parking lot next …
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Evening Bird and Amphibian Walk

By Donne Sinderson on July 22, 2015, at 9:57 a.m.
Thursday, July 30, 2015 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: Essex Woods, End of Watchmaker St., Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-942-1010; bangorlandtrust.org Breeding season for birds and frogs is in full swing. Many chicks have now left their nests and are out and about eagerly begging for food from …
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Take to the Woods Photo Contest

By Donne Sinderson on July 16, 2015, at 4:22 p.m.
Thursday, July 16, 2015 5 a.m. to 8 p.m.Friday, July 17, 2015 5 a.m. to 8 p.m.Saturday, July 18, 2015 5 a.m. to 8 p.m.Sunday, July 19, 2015 5 a.m. to 8 p.m.Monday, July 20, 2015 5 a.m. to 8 p.m.Tuesday, July 21, 2015 5 a.m. to 8 p.m.Wednesday, July …
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Pedal the Penobscot

By Donne Sinderson on July 16, 2015, at 3:11 p.m.
Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015 6:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Bangor Waterfront, Front Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-942-1010; bangorlandtrust.org/pedal-the-penobscot-2015.html Ride your bicycle along the scenic Penobscot River while showing your support for Bangor Land Trust and healthy alternative transportation. Every donation helps to preserve public access to Bangor’s …
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What’s So Special about Spiders?

By Donne Sinderson on July 09, 2015, at 8:30 a.m.
Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: West Penjajawoc Grasslands, Fox Hollow Drive, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-942-1010; bangorlandtrust.org BANGOR, Maine — Go on a Bangor Land Trust expedition to look for and learn more about spiders 10-11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 6, at West Penjajawoc Grasslands, Fox …
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Wildflower Walk

By Donne Sinderson on July 09, 2015, at 8:20 a.m.
Saturday, July 25, 2015 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: West Penjajawoc Grasslands, Fox Hollow Drive, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-942-1010; bangorlandtrust.org Led by biologist, Dick AndrenStory continues below advertisement. Learn about wildflowers found in our fields, moist meadows and woodland edges. We’ll look at flower shapes and sizes …