Events


Visiting Osprey Marsh Accessible Boardwalk

Starting January 1, 2021, Sippican Lands Trust will offer specific reservation slots for visitors to our Osprey Marsh Accessible Boardwalk at high risk or otherwise unable to distance safely. If you do not mind walking the Osprey Marsh Boardwalk when others are there, feel free to visit at anytime outside of the below reserved spots! Visitors at high risk, needing a one-hour time slot can set up at an appointment at sippicanlandstrust.setmore.com for a visit to the Osprey Marsh Accessible Boardwalk on Sundays from 3 to 4 p.m., Mondays from 10 to 11 a.m., Tuesdays from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. or Wednesdays from 1 to 2 p.m. Click here to reserve your appointment slot at Osprey Marsh.

*Visitors not needing any special assistance can now visit the Osprey Marsh Accessible Boardwalk any day of the week without a reservation*. Here is a map link to the Osprey Marsh location.


Spring Story Walk: “Water is Water” by Miranda Paul

Title: Self-Guided Story Walk

Date: Monday, March 1st through Monday, May 3rd

Time: Sunrise to Sunset

Where: Brainard Marsh

Leader(s): Sippican Lands Trust

Please join the Sippican Lands Trust for another Story Walk! Starting Monday, March 1st and continuing until Monday, May 3rd, SLT will be hosting a story walk of “Water is Water” by Miranda Paul  at Brainard Marsh Property off of Delano Road.

“Water is Water” is a book about the Water Cycle which tells of the different phases of water, including rain, mist, snow and fog. Visit Brainard Marsh to read along to find out what happens!


 

Sunset Bird Walk

Title: Bird Walk

Date: Friday, April 16, 2021

Time: 6:00 – 8:00p.m.

Where: White Eagle Property

Leader(s): Sippican Lands Trust

Join SLT’s Office Manager and Volunteer Coordinator, Nicole Kirkos, for a sunset bird walk. Many species of bird are just as active in the hours before sunset as they are during sunrise!

Please dress appropriately for the walk (and remember your binoculars!). Please wear a mask and, remember, only poor weather will cancel this walk. Pre-registration is required and space is limited, so please register for this walk by sending an email to info@sippicanlandstrust.org or calling the Sippican Lands Trust office at (508) 748-3080.


 

“Sit, Look & Listen” Walk

Title: Walking Club Series

Date: Friday, April 23, 2021

Time: 10:00 a.m.

Where: Peirson Woods Property

Leader(s): Sippican Lands Trust

Join Sippican Lands Trust for the first of a series of walks on the fourth Friday of each month as part of our new SLT Walking Club starting this April and ending in October.

Sippican Lands Trust’s first walk will be on Friday, April 23 at 10 a.m. at our Peirson Woods property on Point Road in Marion. This walk will focus on a quiet exploration of the plants and animals living in the woods of Marion and the walk will last approximately 90 minutes.

Please dress appropriately for the walk (remember your binoculars!) and please wear a mask; only poor weather will cancel this walk. Pre-registration is required for this walk and you can register by sending an email to info@sippicanlandstrust.org or calling the Sippican Lands Trust office at (508) 748-3080.


Hoff Property Work Party

Title: Volunteer Work Party

Date: Saturday, April 24, 2021

Time: 10:00 a.m.

Where: Hoff  Property

Leader(s): Sippican Lands Trust

SLT is hosting a volunteer work party at the Hoff Property on Saturday, April 24th at 10:00 AM. If you would like to help us improve trails on SLT’s newest property, send us an email at info@sippicalandstrust.org.

Volunteers will be parking at Goldavitz Bog off of Parlowtown Road. From Route 6, turn onto Parlowtown Road across from the cemetery. Bear left at the cul-de-sac to follow the dirt road down to Goldavitz Bog Parking area. If you feel more comfortable, you can park at the cul-de-sac and walk in!