Osprey Marsh Boardwalk Project

Building trails to community wellness – Sippican Lands Trust is embarking on an exciting new project to raise $450,000 for the design and construction of an 1,800 foot accessible trail at our Osprey Marsh property. This project builds on the generous donation by members of the Smoyer/Howland family of a 22-acre property of forest and […] Read more »

Jim Bride joins SLT as new Executive Director

Jim Bride has joined the Sippican Lands Trust (SLT) as its new full-time Executive Director this month. “We are very excited that Jim will be joining the SLT as Executive Director and bringing his wealth of knowledge and experience to our organization.  This is an exciting time for the Lands Trust as we continue to […] Read more »

New Office Open House

New Office Open House! This Saturday, April 1st 10am-1pm 156 Front St., Marion Stop in for some refreshments and see our new village office!  Refreshments courtesy of Kate’s Simple Eats The SLT would like to send a sincere THANK YOU to Dr. Chuong Pham of Marion Village Dental for donating this beautiful office space. Read more »

Sippican Lands Trust Annual Appeal 2016 is Underway!

JUST GET OUTDOORS! PUBLIC WELCOME! SHOW YOUR SUPPORT. DONATE TODAY! Your donation to this year’s Annual Appeal will enable the Sippican Lands Trust to continue its mission to acquire and protect natural resources in Marion, to expand public access to our properties and increase our community outreach programs. Thank you for your continued support! To […] Read more »

Annual Post Thanksgiving Hot to Trot Doggie Walk

Shake off that food coma, grab your canine friend, and come join the Sippican Lands Trust for its 4th annual guided dog walk on Sunday, November 27th! The Hot-to-Trot Post-Thanksgiving Doggie Walk will begin at 10 am at our White Eagle Property kiosk. All dogs and owners are welcome. Dogs must be leashed and under […] Read more »

SLT to Host Guided Tour of Historic Radio Tower Property

The Sippican Lands Trust invites you and your family to join us for a guided tour of our historic Radio Tower Property on Saturday, September 24th at 10 am (Raindate Saturday, October 1st at 10 am). The property was acquired by the SLT in 1986 and is the actual site of the once active Marconi […] Read more »

Brainard Marsh Foraging Ramble

Sippican Lands Trust & The Marion Garden Group invite you to a Brainard Marsh  Foraging Ramble with Russ Cohen   July 18, 2016 10 am – 12 pm       This event is free and open to the public. Brainard Marsh is located off of Delano Road in Marion. If you have any questions, please […] Read more »

Summer Event Series

The Sippican Lands Trust invites you and your family to enjoy two free summer event series this summer. We are planning a three month run of our popular “storywalks” for young readers, as well as a guided tour of our properties each month throughout the summer. Storywalks are a great way for families to spend […] Read more »

SLT Announces Scholarship Winner

The Sippican Lands Trust Executive Director Robin Shields enthusiastically announces the recipient of the 2016 Sippican Lands Trust Helen A. Arthur Scholarship in the amount of $1,000. This year’s recipient is Emil Assing, a senior at Old Rochester Regional High School. Assing has been admitted to the University of Vermont where he plans to pursue […] Read more »