Articles by Georges River Land Trust

 

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 …

Winter film ‘In the Blood’ rescheduled

By Georges River Land Trust on Feb. 07, 2013, at 10:23 a.m.
Friday, Feb. 22, 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, have re-scheduled the screening of In the Blood, the third film in the …

Whitney Bog/Pettengill Marsh snowshoe hike

By Georges River Land Trust on Feb. 06, 2013, at 9:39 a.m.
Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Whitney Bog, Appleton, Maine For more information: Georges River Land Trust; 207-594-5166; georgesriver.org On Saturday February 23rd, the public is invited to join a guided walk to the Whitney Bog and Pettengill Marsh in Appleton from 11 am to 1 …
Courtesy of Sumner KcKane

Land Trust announces third offering in Winter Film Series

By Georges River Land Trust on Jan. 29, 2013, at 1:36 p.m.
Friday, Feb. 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, are pleased to announce the screening of In the Blood, the third film …
Lands committee members look on as Jim R. Robbins reviews a map of the property, with Jim A. Robbins in the background

Working Forestland Conserved with Georges River Land Trust

By Georges River Land Trust on Jan. 09, 2013, at 11:32 a.m.
A local family-run business, Robbins Lumber Company, recently donated a conservation easement to the Georges River Land Trust on extensive riverfront and woodland property in Appleton. For the past 5 generations, Robbins Lumber has been responsibly managing 28,000 acres of woodlands in Maine, and has received several national and state …
Fine hand woodworking tools at Lie-Nielsen Toolworks

Land trust announces toolworks tour

By Georges River Land Trust on Jan. 03, 2013, at 8:24 a.m.
Monday, Jan. 14, 2013 2:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Location: Lie-Nielsen Toolworks, Route 1, Warren, Maine For more information: Georges River Land Trust; 207-594-5166; georgesriver.org WARREN, Maine — The Georges River Land Trust announced the first of 16 special events in its second season of Revelry for the River, 2013’s …
Photo credit:  Floating Hat Productions, LLC

Film about ice fishing to be screened in Thomaston

By Georges River Land Trust on Dec. 31, 2012, at 8:57 a.m.
Friday, Jan. 11, 2013 7 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Highlands Coffee House, 189 Main Street, Thomaston, ME For more information: Georges River Land Trust; 207-594-5166; georgesriver.org THOMASTON, Maine — The Georges River Land Trust and The Highlands Coffee House will sponsor the second screening in the It’s a Wild …

Land trust sponsors winter film series

By Georges River Land Trust on Dec. 06, 2012, at 1:23 p.m.
Friday, Dec. 14, 2012 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; grlt.org THOMASTON, Maine — The Georges River Land Trust will host the It’s aWild Life Film Series at 7 p.m. the second Friday of …
Let your voice be heard through song in Thomaston.

Holiday Caroling Party to benefit land trust

By Georges River Land Trust on Nov. 27, 2012, at 10:25 a.m.
Sunday, Dec. 16, 2012 6 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Main Street, Thomaston, Maine For more information: Georges River Land Trust; 207-594-5166; grlt.org THOMASTON, Maine — The Georges River Land Trust will sponsor a Holiday Caroling Party at 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 16. After caroling, guests will be treated to …
 L-R:  Bill Doehring, Store Manager of Lowe’s Thomaston; Jackie Stratton, GRLT’s AmeriCorps member; Bruce Gerard, GRLT’s Trails Manager; and Dick Parlin, Retail Specialist for Stanley Black & Decker.

Georges River Land Trust Receives Donation from Lowe’s and Stanley Black & Decker

By Georges River Land Trust on Oct. 24, 2012, at 3:06 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012 7 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: For more information: Georges River Land Trust; 207-594-5166; grlt.org The Georges River Land Trust (GRLT) is excited to announce a new partnership with Lowe’s of Thomaston, Maine, and Stanley Black & Decker for the donation of tools and materials to …
The state-of-the-art Robbins Lumber sawmill grades, trims and sorts wood by computer.

A 21st Century Modern Sawmill – Robbins Lumber in Searsmont

By Georges River Land Trust on Oct. 22, 2012, at 12:37 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012 3 p.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Robbins Lumber, Ghent Road, Searsmont, Maine For more information: Georges River Land Trust; 207-594-5166; grlt.org Join the Georges River Land Trust for a tour of the Robbins Lumber Company mill in Searsmont, one of the most modern sawmills in the …
The artist-in-residence will have access to lands protected by Georges River Land Trust.

Georges River Land Trust and K2 Family Foundation Announce Artist in Residence Program

By Georges River Land Trust on Oct. 05, 2012, at 11:21 a.m.
Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012 9 a.m. to 9 a.m. Location: Georges River Land Trust, 8 North Main Street. Suite 200, Rockland, ME For more information: Georges River Land Trust; 207-594-5166; grlt.org Artists have long been inspired by the natural beauty of Maine, and the midcoast has a particularly long and …
Come to Cushing for dinner and dancing and a “frightfully” good time.

Halloween “Spooktacular” to Benefit Georges River Land Trust

By Georges River Land Trust on Oct. 05, 2012, at 11:09 a.m.
Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012 5 p.m. to 5 p.m. Location: Cushing, ME For more information: Georges River Land Trust; 207-594-5166; grlt.org Is your inner goblin looking for a way to get out? Join Georges River Land Trust for a Halloween “Spooktacular” event on Saturday, October 27 at 5 pm. Guests …
Fall hike on the Canal Path

Hike the Canal Path

By Georges River Land Trust on Sept. 21, 2012, at 11:06 a.m.
Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012 9:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Location: Canal Path, Ghent Road, Searsmont, Maine For more information: Georges River Land Trust; 207-594-5166; grlt.org Want to learn more about the history of the canals along the St. George River in Searsmont? Join Georges River Land Trust (GRLT) on Saturday, …

Paddle the St. George with the Georges River Land Trust

By Georges River Land Trust on Sept. 14, 2012, at 11:09 a.m.
Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012 10 a.m. to 10 a.m. Location: Ayers Park, Route 235, Union, ME For more information: Georges River Land Trust; 207-594-5166; grlt.org Join the Georges River Land Trust (GRLT) for a canoe/kayak tour of an especially beautiful section of the St. George River on Saturday, September 29, …
 
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