November Events Please join us for the 3rd annual Green Friday Walk (the day after Thanksgiving). We’ll meet at Blackstrap Hill Preserve at 10:00am and enjoy an easy hike along the trails, make new friends and be home in time for those leftovers. Bring the whole family along for this free hike on a favorite Falmouth Land [read more…]
Thanks for attending this year’s Harvest Farm Fest. We hope to see you next year! The Falmouth Land Trust is hosting its annual celebration of conservation and open space in Falmouth. Enjoy an evening of wine, beer & local food and invite your friends to join you at gorgeous Hurricane Valley Farm, complete with [read more…]
The Town has posted the first draft of its new open space plan, and is soliciting public feedback. This document was put together by the Long Range Planning Advisory Committee (LPAC) in conjunction with the Trust and other stakeholders. There is an online survey you can contribute to, and a forum that will be held [read more…]
Once again local Boy Scout Troop 93 has come together to help out with conservation in Falmouth by assisting with the maintenance and improvement of Blackstrap Hill Preserve. Fifteen scouts and several parents spent Saturday May 6th clearing trees, trimming back paths, hiking out debris, and repairing the southern parking lot entrance. Repair materials for [read more…]
Please join award-winning Maine filmmaker Mark Ireland, and the directors of sponsoring land trusts including the FLT, for a free film screening and open conversation about strengthening the community conservation movement in Southern Maine. Social hour to follow. Thursday, January 11 7:00 – 9:00 PM Saint Mary’s 43 Foreside Rd Falmouth Admission is free.
Recently the Portland Press Herald discussed an upcoming meeting of regional planners to discuss the possibility of converting the B&M rail line for mixed-use trail for walking and cycling. A public meeting about the proposal will be held at 5:30 p.m. Dec. 13 at Lunt Auditorium in Falmouth. We encourage you to attend and provide [read more…]
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…]