Landowner Workshop

Attention South County Landowners! Have you ever considered making your land available for farming? When you make land available for farming you help secure a future for farming in Rhode Island. Farmers are looking for land to rent—from a small vegetable plot (instead of lawn!) to livestock or crops on unused farmland. Sustainable, productive uses for all or parts… Read more »

SKLT Seeks Part-time Land Operations staff

Land Operations staff is responsible for helping maintain the properties held by SKLT by carrying out stewardship activities, monitoring and making improvements on SKLT protected land. Position reports directly to Land Management Director. Position Description: Duties include but are not limited to: Maintenance of hiking trails including trail clearing, trash removal and sign maintenance, stone… Read more »

Stars, Stories, and S’mores

Join us Saturday, November 26 at the SKLT Barn for a wonderful event for all ages! There’s something for everyone with stargazing, storytelling, and s’mores. Volunteers from the Frosty Drew Nature Center & Observatory will have telescopes, eyepieces and viewing accessories that will help us check out the night sky. Poppy Champlin, a veteran comic… Read more »

Grist Mill Grinding

After a hiatus of over a year, the Samuel E. Perry Grist Mill will be grinding again on Sunday, October 16 at 1 p.m. The Samuel E. Perry Grist Mill has been in continuous use from the early eighteenth century. We’ll observe the grinding of the traditional and closely guarded strain of white flint corn traded… Read more »