Visit Hale House this Summer

The summer season is upon us and the Hale House is ready. While the house is owned by SKLT, the organization which schedules programs for the Hale House is the Matunuck Preservation Society, which has announced this summer’s programs – visit www.Halehouseri.org. Some programs require advance registration as the numbers of people which can be… Read more »

Continued Achievements in Land Protection

SKLT is very near to closing on the development rights on the 40 acre Whaley Farm on Jerry Brown Farm Road. We’ve exceeded our goal of $75,000 raised from private individuals, thanks to a major gift by Christopher Gaffney and Karen Kames. Gifts were received from 80 people, totaling over $118,000. A huge thank you… Read more »

SKLT Executive Director Job Description

The South Kingstown Land Trust (SKLT) seeks a dynamic individual with proven leadership experience in the field of land conservation to serve as Executive Director.  In this newly-created, fulltime position, he or she will be responsible for providing direction to the part-time staff of five and volunteer board of trustees to help implement the organization’s… Read more »

Going (and Growing) Nuts

Come to our first family fun day on May 15th at the Chestnut Orchards on Tuckertown Road.  The fun kicks off at 3 p.m. and promises something for everyone to do!  The kids will be hunting for treasures, and the adults will learn about the wonderful chestnut project intended to produce a newly hybridized chestnut… Read more »