Hurricane Valley Farm Planning

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Jun 192017
 
Hurricane Valley Farm Planning

Please join the Falmouth Land Trust, the Resilience Hub and Cultivating Community for a conversation about the future design and function of the Hurricane Valley Farm as an agricultural space. These Falmouth events will take place: June 19th: Hurricane Valley Farm Walking Tour — 4:30 pm June 20th: Motz Activity Center (Lunt & Middle Road) [read more…]

Falmouth Five and Dime Trail Race 2017

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Apr 032017
 
Falmouth Five and Dime Trail Race 2017

Friends Don’t Let Friends Race Roads Falmouth Five and Dime Trail Races Sunday June 25, 2017 Choose either the 5 or 10 mile trail running race to help the Falmouth Land Trust steward open space and ensure high quality public access to our amazing network of trails, totaling nearly 50 miles. Online registration at RunReg. [read more…]

Baxter Outdoors Blackstrap Off-Road Classic 2017

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Apr 032017
 
Baxter Outdoors Blackstrap Off-Road Classic 2017

Baxter Outdoors will be running their second Blackstrap Off-Road Classic this year on the 15th of July at Blackstrap Hill Preserve. This 5km trail run will take place mostly on single-track, multi-purpose trails and will be followed with snacks and cool down beers for all racers over 21.

Chainsaw certification course (June 7th)

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May 012014
 

We are happy to once again offer a chainsaw certification class!  The course is on Saturday June 7th (National Trails Day) from 8:30am to 3:30pm in Falmouth. The course will be taught by John Cullen, a Certified Logging Professionals instructor (www.clploggers.com).  Space is limited to 12 participants and the cost is $50. This is a great [read more…]

Invasive Plant Hunt May 10th 9am-11am

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Mar 122014
 

Join us for a hike in Community Park to seek out bittersweet, honeysuckle, multi-flora rose,barberry and other invasive plants that threaten the biodiversity of the Park.  We’ll flag them for later removal and teach you how to identify and eradicate these invaders on your own property. Kids and leashed dogs welcome. Sponsored by Falmouth Conservation [read more…]

Birds and Botany Walk May 3rd 8am-10am

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Mar 122014
 

Join us for a springtime nature walk in North Falmouth Community Forest, the most remote town conservation property, for a look at the birds and wildflowers living there.  Bring binoculars and field guides.  Meet at the end of Oxford Woods Drive (off Babbidge Rd.).  No dogs please Sponsored by Falmouth Community Programs

Vernal Pool Walk and Talk April 25th 2pm to 4pm

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Mar 122014
 
Vernal Pool Walk and Talk April 25th 2pm to 4pm

Join FLT and the staff of Chewonki  for a 45 minute talk on vernal pools then walk or ride to tour a vernal pool.  Event begins at OceanView Community Room at 2pm.  This is a free event but space is limited.  Please RSVP for this event!

Woodcock Courting Flight Field Trip April 3rd 7pm-8pm

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Mar 122014
 

This is the time of year for woodcock courting flights, unique among bird species.  Join us at River Point Conservation Area and watch the male birds display for the ladies.  Bring binoculars and dress warmly,  Kids welcome.  No dogs please. Sponsored by Falmouth Community Programs and Falmouth Land Trust and hosted by Biodiversity Research Institute

Owls of Maine Program Tuesday February 18th 2-3pm

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Feb 032014
 

Looking for something to do over February break?  Join us for an exciting afternoon learning about the habits and adaptations of Maine’s native owls.  This one hour presentation, presented by Chewonki Foundation will feature a LIVE Barred Owl, Great Horned Owl, and Screech Owl. The program will take place at OceanView in Hilltop Lodge Community [read more…]