The Harpswell Heritage Land Trust is dedicated to protecting the natural and cultural resources of Harpswell, Maine.  Our mission is to preserve and protect Harpswell’s natural resources, cultural heritage and access to the outdoors through targeted conservation, responsible stewardship and education.

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Making Physical Activity Accessible – a Public Health Perspective

One of a series of articles on the topic of wellness. Click here for more. By Melissa Fochesato, Director of Mid Coast Center for Community Health & Wellness Although many Americans understand the importance of physical activity, a majority of us are not getting enough. Physical inactivity is now a leading cause of death worldwide. Recently, […]

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Annual Meeting: July 16, 2019

Revisioning the Earth with Philosopher Dana Sawyer Tuesday, July 16 at the Orr’s Island Schoolhouse, 1579 Harpswell Islands Rd, Orr’s Island Doors open at 5:30 p.m. for refreshments and conversation. Program runs from 6:30-8 p.m. This annual celebration will include a report on Harpswell Heritage Land Trust’s activities in the past year, as well as […]

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The Forest Playground

Explore, Play, Discover Take a step into our Forest Playground and you will quickly discover that it is not a typical playground. It is much more. This is a place where all of your senses are invited to play. The elements and materials here provide inspiration for fun, connection, creativity, movement and discovery. Children experience […]

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