Events

UPCOMING EVENTS:

We hope all members of the community and friends far and wide will join us for OUR 25th BIRTHDAY PARTY on Sunday, AUGUST 18th, at Mountain Lakes Preserve, starting at 4:30. For more information and to buy tickets, please click HERE
or write to us at info@lewisborolandtrust.org for more information.

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June 23, (SUN)- 12:00-2:00- HEALTHY LAKES AND WATER IN LEWISBORO.  Long Pond Preserve, Mead Street, Waccabuc.  Learn more about water quality of our Lewisboro lakes, what we can do to protect it, and how it effects us all. Local experts and advocates Paul Lewis and Jan Anderson (of Three Lakes Council) will take us for an informational tour along the pristine Eastern shore of Lake Waccabuc.
Bring your questions and your binoculars for a closer look at lake ecology.
Steady rain cancels.

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July 13, (SAT) 10am – 12:00 NATIVE PLANT TOUR at Leon Levy Preserve. Smith Ridge Road (Route 123), South Salem.  Pam Pooley, local native landscape designer, will lead a tour of the Leon Levy Preserve’s entrance garden and nearby restoration areas.  Learn about using native plants to sustain wildlife and add beauty to your property. Steady rain cancels. (Photos shows native plant garden designer Pam Pooley with the John Jay High School Senior Interns who helped plant the original garden.)

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JULY 21 (SUN)- 10:00-12:00-CHILDREN/FAMILY PROGRAM: PAINTING WITH NATURE – Families enjoy a 1-hour hike gathering materials for their own set of paint brushes and then use them to create a painting. Everyone will contribute to a large-scale painting that will be displayed at the Lewisboro Library children’s room at the end of summer. Recommended for ages 4-14. Program held at at the Lewisboro Town Park, rte. 35, South Salem. Meet at upper parking lot by the baseball field. Steady rain cancels.

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July 28, (Sun) 12pm to 2pm. GUIDED HIKE AT WESTCHESTER WILDERNESS WALK.  Discover the Zofnass Family Preserve on Joshua Hobby Lane off Upper Shad Road, Pound Ridge NY.  This faster-paced hike passes over stepping stones and up and down hilly terrain, with numerous signposts and jokes to keep up the spirit.  Wear good shoes and bring a water bottle or two in case of hot weather. Rated moderately/Difficult due to varied terrain. Steady rain cancels.

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AUGUST 17th (SAT), 10:00-noon- MEADOWS AND MONARCHS: Old Field Preserve. Learn about the wildlife in meadows and how to maintain one on your own property from naturalist Jim Nordgren.  Look for signs of the endangered Monarch butterfly, their caterpillars, chrysalis, habitats, and learn how we can help them survive. All ages are welcome to come and count butterflies! Old Field Preserve, Mead Street, Waccabuc. (across from Schoolhouse Rd). Steady rain cancels.

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Lewisboro Land Trust’s NEW TRAIL GUIDE is printed!

This 2016 edition is the first update in 11 years, with all new maps (by Jim Nordgren) and descriptions of the 24 preserves in Lewisboro.
You can pick up a copy at any of the following locations:
The Lewisboro Town House or Lewisboro Library, both on Main Street in South Salem, The Lewisboro Parks and Recreation offices at 99 Elmwood Road, South Salem, or at Cross River Wine Merchant on Route 121 and Route 35.
A donation envelope is enclosed; $9 is suggested. Or to order online, click HERE,
and we will send you one. Get yours today!

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 For more information on any of our programs, please email events@lewisborolandtrust.org

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