Informative Oyster Farming Experience

The Sippican Lands Trust and Tabor Academy have partnered on the waterfront and will offer an informative oyster farming experience for the whole family. The event, entitled “The Inner Workings of the Tabor Oyster Farm,” will be held on Thursday June 26th from 6:30-7:30 pm, rain or shine. Please gather in front of Tabor’s Fireman […] Read more »

Lectures on Invasive Plants and Barn Swallows

The Sippican Lands Trust will be hosting two lectures in May at our office located at 354 Front Street in Marion next to Uncle Jon’s Coffee. Refreshments and lite fare will be provided at both lectures. These events are free and open to the public. On Thursday May 22nd at 6pm, Dr. John Teal PhD […] Read more »

Arbor Day Spring Clean-Up and Marion Spring Fest

Litter and clutter beware! Streets will be cleaned and closets will be cleared as the Marion Tree and Parks Committee and Gifts to Give join forces for Marion’s 2014 Town-Wide Cleanup. To be held on Saturday, May 10 from 9 am until noon, the event is sponsored by the Tree and Parks Committee and the […] Read more »

Third Annual Easter Egg Hunt

The Sippican Lands Trust will host its third annual Easter Egg Hunt at 10 am Saturday, April 12, at the trust’s Peirson Woods, which is located off Point Road, just past Marion Golf Course in Marion. The event is free. Take your own baskets or containers for collecting goodies. Arrive prior to the start time […] Read more »

Closure Reached on the Downsizing and Restructuring of Marion’s Baywatch 40B Housing Development

At the end of 2013, the Town of Marion, the Baywatch Developer, the Sippican Lands Trust, and a Group of Concerned Citizens and Abutters all came together and finalized the restructured 40B development off Front Street behind the Wave. A significant reduction in size and numerous other benefits to Marion occurred as a result of […] Read more »

Sippican Lands Trust Annual Appeal 2013 Now Underway!

                             Help Protect Land in Marion for Generations to Come!  Donate Now! The Sippican Lands Trust (SLT) is a non-profrit member-based, environmental organization that preserves and protects 1,350 acres of open space in Marion.  Our properties offer beautiful landscapes, habitat protection, watershed buffering and are open to the public for the enjoyment of recreational activities. […] Read more »

Hot-To-Trot Post-Thanksgiving Doggie Walk!

The Sippican Lands Trust will be leading a guided dog walk on Sunday, December 1, 2013.  It will begin at 11am at our White Eagle Propery kiosk.  All dogs and owners welcome.  Dogs must be leashed and under their owners’ control at all times.  First 30 dogs will recieve complimentary SLT doggie bandanas and all […] Read more »

SLT Welcomes Robin Shields as New Executive Director

The Sippican Lands Trust welcomes Robin Shields as its new Executive Director! April 2013 With a background in education, environmental sustainability, and community involvement, Robin Shields couldn’t pass up the opportunity to use her skills as the new Executive Director of the Sippican Lands Trust. The Marion native recently moved back to her hometown with […] Read more »