Upcoming Events

Dates for Committee Meetings have been moved to under Who We Are

 Wednesday, April 12

Restoring Connections to Place Monthly Speaker Series, 6:30 PM,  93 Main St., Unity
Buck O’Herin and Tom Mullin of the Waldo County Trails Coalition, Hills-to-Sea Trail, a new footpath from Unity to Belfast.  The western section from Unity to Frye Mountain in Montville has been open since June 2016, and the eastern side is just miles away from completion.

 Wednesday, May 10

Restoring Connections to Place Monthly Speaker Series, 6:30 PM,  93 Main St., Unity
Ecologist Aleta McKeage of Belfast will speak on invasive plants.  Learn how to identify and control one of the primary threats to environmental health that we face today.

Saturday, May 20

Walking With Birds

Tom Aversa, author of several bird guides, SRLT board member, and faculty at Unity College, will guide us on a short bird walk.
Meet at 7:30 a.m. on the south side of Rt. 139 ~2.5 miles west of Unity near the SRLT kiosk.   Bring binoculars and waterproof footwear.   All ages welcome but please leave the pets at home.

Saturday, June 3

Walk on the Wild Side: Exploring Wild Plants at the Rines Wetlands & Wildlife Preserve.
in Unity  10-11:30 a.m.. Lunchtime chat to follow.

A walk with
Heather McCargo, Executive Director
of the Wild Seed Project. She is an educator with 30 years experience in plant propagation, landscape design and conservation. A former head plant propagator at the New England Wild Flower Society’s Garden in the Woods, she has lectured nationally and is widely published in horticultural journals and magazines.

Wednesday, June 14.

Restoring Connections to Place Monthly Speaker Series, 6:30 PM,  93 Main St., Unity

“Lessons from Avian Haven Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center: A Citizen’s Guide to Helping the Birds of Maine.” Laura Suomi-Lecker, education and outreach coordinator at Avian Haven, will discuss common reasons why birds are admitted to the facility in Freedom and what citizens can do to help local birds.

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Paddle and Hike at Pleasant Lake Preserve, Stetson, 9:30 AM – 1 PM

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Guided Hike at Freedom Forest Preserve, Freedom, 9 AM – 12:30 PM