Friday, August 25
Stone Wall Geology of Weeden FarmPlace: 17 Matunuck Beach Rd.Time: 6:00 pmStone Wall Geology of Weeden Farm. A walk thru the fields and lecture with Doug McGovern. No rain date.
Saturday, August 26
The Greatest Wealth is HealthPlace: 17 Matunuck Beach Rd.Time: 9:00 am“The Greatest Wealth is Health!” Good Health! Good food! Good Cause! Join SKLT for the very first health awareness day! We will be having yoga, a hike, blood-drive, skin cancer screening & a healthy food cart! After summer fun in the sun, there is nothing better than getting your skin checked, stretching with some yoga, donating blood and indulging in healthy food! Partners in health! MoonBear yoga: Noreen McGill, an SKLT member, registered yoga teacher, and MoonBear Yoga creator has been hosting a series of yoga classes with all proceeds going to SKLT. McGill, created MoonBear Yoga to raise funds to benefit non-profit organizations by sharing her practice of yoga. Join us every Saturday at 9am till September 23rd. Just bring a mat or towel and a water bottle. All ages and levels are encouraged to join! SPOTme® Skin Cancer Screenings: Dr. Lou Colavecchio, Jennifer Cobb Johnson, Caroline Wikel, MD., & Jeanine Colosanto will be providing free skin cancer checks as part of the American Academy of Dermatology program from 9:30am to 12pm! Protect. Detect. Live. RI Blood Center: 200 people are needed to donate blood every day in RI to meet the needs of patients at local hospitals. 38% of us are eligible to donate but only 5% do. Cancer patients a teenager in a car accident, a mother giving birth, or patients undergoing surgery are all in need of blood transfusions. With blood platelets only good for 5 days, means the need for new, healthy blood is constant. There is no substitute for human blood! Please join us to help save a life (or two)! For more facts & info: http://www.ribc.org/ Solar Cart Cafe: Solar Powered Food Cart serving local, organic, and sustainable produce. Connecting people to their local environment through great-tasting food! Profits will be shared with SKLT. Enjoy open space: South Kingstown Land Trust will be hosting a guided hike around Weeden Farm for others to get to know our land and what we do to preserve it! Please wear appreciate shoes as we enjoy the fields and an ocean breeze! When: Saturday, August 26th Where: The Barn (17 Matunuck Beach. Rd) Time: 9am – 12pm Price: Free (Donations graciously excepted except for food cart) RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org or 401-789-0962 In case of rain, it will be held inside.
Saturday, August 26
Summer Yoga at The barnPlace: 17 Matunuck Beach Rd.Time: 9:00 amSKLT Member and registered yoga teacher, Noreen McGill, is hosting a series of yoga classes! All you'll need is a mat and water to enjoy the open space of Weeden Farm while you embrace your inner peace! Intended for all levels and ages so bring the whole family as all proceeds go directly to SKLT! (Except July 8th)
Saturday, September 2
All Ages Hike & Park RxPlace: Browning Woods Trail Time: 10:00 amJoin us for an all ages hike in our largest land holding through pine and oak forest and past amazing stone walls. We will hike about 3 miles, though you can shorten your outing to about 1 mile if desired. Kids and leashed dogs welcome! This monthly hike on first Saturdays is part of a new Park Rx initiative in which healthcare providers in South County are joining a national movement to "prescribe” taking walks and spending time in nature for better physical and mental health.