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Tour of Muddy River Farm Aquaponics
Friday, June 7
4:30 pm
Muddy River Farm Hatchery
Mitchell Field
1410 Harpswell Neck Road

This program is now full. Please contact Lindy Magness at lindy@hhltmaine.org to be added to the waitlist. Did you know that an oyster can filter 50 gallons of water a day? Join us for a tour of Muddy River Farm Aquaponics’ Mitchell Field facility to learn more about their innovative aquaculture and the Harpswell hatchery…. Read more

Youth Exploration: Horseshoe Crabs and Hike at Skolfield Shores Preserve
Saturday, June 8
12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Skolfield Shores Preserve
33 Skolfield Drive

Join Harpswell Heritage Land Trust to learn about horseshoe crabs and hike the trails of Skolfield Shores Preserve. Be ready to get your feet a little wet as we’ll try to see horseshoe crabs as they come to shore to mate during high tide. We’ll also cover the basics of tree identification. This program is… Read more

Youth Exploration: Marine Biology
Saturday, June 15
12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Potts Point Preserve
Parking at Potts Point Wharf and Launch

Join Harpswell Heritage Land Trust to explore tide pools at Potts Point and learn about the organisms that live there. Be ready to get wet and walk on slippery rocks and seaweed. We’ll cover crab identification, the effect of tides on marine animals, and the ecology of rocky intertidal zones. This program is free and… Read more

Youth Exploration: Wilderness Safety
Saturday, June 22
12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Curtis Farm Preserve
1554 Harpswell Neck Road

Join Harpswell Heritage Land Trust at Curtis Farm Preserve to learn how to stay safe outdoors. We’ll cover basic wilderness first aid and put together a mini first-aid kit that you can take home. We’ll also take a hike on the preserve’s trails and discuss how to plan and prepare for a hike. This program… Read more

Geology of Potts Point with Rachel Beane
Saturday, July 27
9:30 am – 11:00 am
Potts Point Preserve
Parking at the Town Wharf and Launch

This program is now full. Please email Lindy Magness at lindy@hhltmaine.org to join the waitlist. Join HHLT in observing the rocks along the shores of Potts Point. Geologist Rachel Beane will help us to identify minerals and rock structures and share the tectonic processes that led to their formation. Please be prepared to walk on… Read more

Malaga Island Presentation with Kate McBrien
Thursday, August 1
6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Elijah Kellogg Church
917 Harpswell Neck Road

Join the Harpswell Heritage Land trust for an important presentation with Kate McBrien on one of the more challenging topics in the history of our region. In 1912, the State of Maine evicted a community of African American and white residents from their homes on Malaga Island. Racism, economic struggles, and eugenics all led to… Read more