Sippican Lands Trust 2015 Annual Appeal is Underway!

SHOW YOUR SUPPORT. DONATE TODAY! Your donation to this year’s Annual Appeal will enable the Sippican Lands Trust to continue it’s 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! It’s easy to give! By check: […] Read more »

Super Spooky, Extra Scary Halloween Event

The Sippican Lands Trust has planned a super spooky, extra scary Halloween event for kids 8 years and older this Friday, October 30th beginning at 5 pm (Raindate Sunday, November 1st). Renowned scary storyteller David Mello will be featured as we walk through our White Eagle property, off of Parlowtown Road. If you get scared […] Read more »

Photography Workshop

The Sippican Lands Trust is offering a Photography Workshop with local photographer John Robson on Saturday August 22th at 9am, with a rain date of Sunday August 23th. Bring your cameras and come join John on a guided photography tour of SLT’s eastern properties! We will meet at Peirson Woods on Point Road. This event […] Read more »

Call for Artists

The Sippican Lands Trust and the Marion Art Center Announce Joint Art Exhibition October 2nd through November 14th, 2015 The Sippican Lands Trust (SLT) and the Marion Art Center are partnering to sponsor a non-juried exhibition by local artists to highlight the many scenic sites that comprise the Lands Trust’s forests and marshes. This is one […] Read more »

Summer Storywalk Schedule

Have you heard about our storywalks? They are a great way to get out and enjoy our trails while also following a self-guided walking/reading adventure. Storywalks promote physical fitness and literacy in nature. The idea of the storywalk was created by Anne Ferguson of VT. The SLT will offer a featured storywalk book each month […] Read more »

Scholarship Winner Announced

The Sippican Lands Trust Executive Director Robin Shields enthusiastically announces the recipient of the 2015 Sippican Lands Trust Helen A. Arthur Scholarship in the amount of $1,000.00. This year’s recipient is Julia Nojeim, a senior at Old Rochester Regional High School. Nojeim has been admitted to the Honors Program at Fairfield University where she plans […] Read more »

Return of Yoga at Brainard Marsh

The Sippican Lands Trust is offering a series of free yoga sessions throughout the summer at its beautiful, waterfront property, Brainard Marsh, located off of Delano Road in Marion. The first session will be Saturday, June 13th at 9 am. Kripalu-certified instructor Angela Curry will be returning to lead the event. For your own comfort, […] Read more »

Tri-town Boards of Health Present Tick Talk

Tri-town Boards of Health Present Tick Talk Deer Ticks: “One Bite Can Change Your Life…“ with Larry Dapsis, Entomologist Thursday, April 30th 6:30 p.m. Marion Sippican School Entrance is at rear of school via Park Street A three point protection plan will be presented: Protect Yourself, Protect Your Yard, and Protect Your Pet Tick-Borne Diseases […] Read more »

Champion Tree Challenge for Families

Spring is finally here and vacation is around the corner! If you are looking for a fun outdoor activity for your family over break, the Elizabeth Taber Library and the Sippican Lands Trust have the perfect challenge for you. How about trying to locate some “Champion Tree” species found in Marion’s open spaces?! The Elizabeth […] Read more »