Articles by Georges River Land Trust

 
Georges River Land Trust is asking for your help in raising funds to protect these wetlands in South Thomaston.

Public Invited to Walk New Hayfields Project with Georges River Land Trust

By Georges River Land Trust on Aug. 19, 2013, at 10:52 a.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013 10 a.m. to 10 a.m. Location: South Thomaston, Maine For more information: Georges River Land Trust; 207-594-5166; georgesriver.org The Georges River Land Trust invites the public to visit the newest addition to the Riverview Hayfields Preserve in South Thomaston on Wednesday, September 4 at 10 am, …
Come Spring Chronicle Players recreate the world of historic life in colonial Union.

Celebrate the St. George River’s History with Food and Friends

By Georges River Land Trust on Aug. 14, 2013, at 12:18 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013 4 p.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Warren, Maine For more information: Georges River Land Trust; 207-594-5166; georgesriver.org The Georges River Land Trust will celebrate the history of early settlers with an afternoon and early evening of food and performance on Saturday, September 7, from 4 to …
Kids and grandkids take a barefoot “turtle” walk on the Georges Highland Path.

“Turtle” Walk in the Georges River Watershed for Kids and Grandparents with the Land Trust

By Georges River Land Trust on July 17, 2013, at 1:58 p.m.
Thursday, Jan. 1, 1970 12 a.m. to 12 a.m. Location: Georges Highland Path, West Rockport, Maine For more information: Georges River Land Trust; 207-594-5166; georgesriver.org The Georges River Land Trust will reprise its popular “Turtle” Walk for kids and grandparents on Wednesday, July 31, on the beautiful Thorndike Brook Trail …

Tour the Clark Island Wildlife Refuge with the Georges River Land Trust

By Georges River Land Trust on July 12, 2013, at 3:41 p.m.
Saturday, July 27, 2013 5 p.m. to 5 p.m. Location: Spruce Head For more information: Georges River Land Trust; 207-594-5166; georgesriver.org One of the finest local environmental reclamation projects – the Clark Island Wildlife Refuge and adjacent gardens – will be available for a guided tour by landowners Len and …

Monet on the Marsh – in Tenants Harbor with the Georges River Land Trust

By Georges River Land Trust on July 12, 2013, at 3:35 p.m.
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 2 p.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Tenants Harbor For more information: Georges River Land Trust; 207-594-5166; georgesriver.org Artists, photographers and nature lovers can discover a local version of Monet’s landscape at Giverny on Wednesday, July 24, from 2 to 4 p.m. with a special tour of …

Land Trust hosts 22nd annual Gardens in the Watershed tour

By Georges River Land Trust on July 05, 2013, at 11:20 a.m.
Sunday, July 14, 2013 10 a.m. to 10 a.m. Location: Georges River Land Trust Garden tour, Towns of Hope, Montville and Union For more information: Georges River Land Trust; 207-594-5166; georgesriver.org Not to be missed – the upcoming Georges River Land Trust Gardens in the Watershed tour on Sunday, July …
Abundance in a garden in Union on tour July 14th

Gardens in the Watershed Tour on July 14th

By Georges River Land Trust on June 26, 2013, at 11:21 a.m.
Sunday, July 14, 2013 10 a.m. to 10 a.m. Location: Seven gardens, Hope, Montville and Union For more information: Georges River Land Trust; 207-594-5166; georgesriver.org The eagerly awaited 22nd annual Gardens in the Watershed Tour will take place on Sunday, July 14th, from 10 am to 5 pm, rain or …

Gardens in the Watershed Tour, Sunday, July 14 10 am – 5 pm

By Georges River Land Trust on June 19, 2013, at 2:54 p.m.
Sunday, July 14, 2013 10 a.m. to 10 a.m. Location: Towns of Hope, Montville and Union For more information: Georges River Land Trust; 207-594-5166; georgesriver.org This Montville garden with sculpture, structures and abundant perennials will be one of the seven gardens featured in the upcoming Georges River Land Trust Gardens …
Paddle White Oak section Georges River

Paddle the Georges River with the Land Trust

By Georges River Land Trust on June 05, 2013, at 3:29 p.m.
Saturday, June 22, 2013 10 a.m. to 10 a.m. Location: Warren, Maine For more information: Georges River Land Trust; 207-594-5166; georgesriver.org Georges River Land Trust volunteer and devoted paddler Dick Matlack, will lead an exploration of the middle section of the St. George River on Saturday, June 22, beginning at …

Stackpole to Discuss Local Shipbuilding

By Georges River Land Trust on May 31, 2013, at 9:55 a.m.
Thursday, June 13, 2013 7 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Thomaston Historical Society, 80 Knox Street, Thomaston, Maine For more information: Georges River Land Trust; 207-594-5166; georgesriver.org Historian Renny Stackpole will discuss the antebellum period of shipbuilding and the impact of the Civil War on this industry at the Thomaston …
From the community
Elizabeth Billings works with natural materials to create place-inspired artworks.

Meet the Georges River Land Trust-K2 Family Foundation Artists in Residence

By Georges River Land Trust on May 17, 2013, at 8:45 a.m.
The Georges River Land Trust and the K2 Family Foundation will introduce their 2013 Artists in Residence to the public at the Highlands Coffee House, Main Street, Thomaston, on Tuesday, May 28, doors open at 6:30 pm with a presentation at 7 pm. Elizabeth Billings and Michael Sacca of Tunbridge, …
Donna Munro and her 4th grade students from Union Elementary School at the River of Life Quest site in Union

Shorebird Quest for Families with GRLT

By Georges River Land Trust on May 09, 2013, at 1:28 p.m.
Thursday, May 23, 2013 10:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Location: Shorebird Quest, Village Trail, Thomaston, Maine For more information: Georges River Land Trust; 207-594-5166; georgesriver.org Georges River Land Trust along with Lura Libby School 4th grade class will host a family event in Thomaston at the Village Trail from 10:30 …

Spring Bird Walk with the Georges River Land Trust

By Georges River Land Trust on May 01, 2013, at 3:12 p.m.
Saturday, May 18, 2013 7 a.m. to 7 a.m. Location: Pleasant Point Nature Preserve, Stones Point Road, Cushing, Maine For more information: Georges River Land Trust; 207-594-5166; georgesriver.org The Georges River Land Trust continues its popular tradition of an early season bird walk led by Bill Goodwill, GRLT volunteer and …
From the community

Trolley Marsh Preserve purchased by Georges River Land Trust

By Georges River Land Trust on April 24, 2013, at 9:03 a.m.
Over one hundred acres of open fields, young hardwood forests, mature pine, wetlands, perennial streams and marshland are now conserved by the Georges River Land Trust as a permanent asset to the Warren community and surrounding area for local residents to visit and explore. With grant funding from the Maine …

Learn about your treasures with Kaja Veilleux at the Land Trust’s Revelry for the River

By Georges River Land Trust on April 17, 2013, at 1:58 p.m.
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 6 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Georges River Land Trust, 8 North Main Street. Suite 200, Rockland, Maine For more information: Georges River Land Trust; 207-594-5166; georgesriver.org Kaja Veilleux, mid-coast Maine’s pre-eminent auctioneer, will evaluate antiques at a special appraisal party on Wednesday, May 8, at …
Rockland Bog

Georges River Land Trust in search of poets

By Georges River Land Trust on April 10, 2013, at 1:18 p.m.
Monday, April 22, 2013 6:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Rockland Public Library, 80 Union Street, Rockland, ME For more information: Georges River Land Trust; 207-594-5166; georgesriver.org For those inspired to write about our natural surroundings, you are invited to compose a poem about the stunning resource-rich landscape of the …

Land Trust’s Revelry for the River Offers an Afternoon of Pampering

By Georges River Land Trust on April 04, 2013, at 10:13 a.m.
Friday, April 26, 2013 12 p.m. to 12 p.m. Location: Coppola Salon & Day Spa, 99 Park Street, Rockland, Maine For more information: Georges River Land Trust; 207-594-5166; georgesriver.org The Georges River Land Trust and the Coppola Salon & Day Spa offer “An Afternoon of Pampering” on Friday, April 26, …

Call for Place Based Poets

By Georges River Land Trust on March 15, 2013, at 9:06 a.m.
Monday, April 22, 2013 6:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Inspired by Nature, Poetry Reading, Rockland Public Library, Rockland, Maine For more information: Georges River Land Trust; 207-594-5166; georgesriver.org Our natural surroundings have long inspired artistic creation, through visual arts, dance or poetry. In honor of National Poetry Month, this …

Sculpture in a Searsmont Studio – More Revelry for the River

By Georges River Land Trust on March 08, 2013, at 10:43 a.m.
Saturday, March 23, 2013 3 p.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Revelry event – Sculpture in a Searsmont Studio, Searsmont, Maine For more information: Georges River Land Trust; 207-594-5166; georgesriver.org A chance to see the studio and work process of a renowned sculptor will be the second event in the 2013 …
Photo credit: Floating Hat Productions, LLC

Atlantic salmon film is final offering in Land Trust Winter Series

By Georges River Land Trust on Feb. 20, 2013, at 12:35 p.m.
Friday, March 8, 2013 7 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Highlands Coffee House, 189 Main Street, Thomaston, Maine For more information: Georges River Land Trust; 207-594-5166; georgesriver.org The Georges River Land Trust and The Highlands Coffee House will screen “Turning Tail: The Atlantic Salmon’s Great New Leap,” the fourth and …
 
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