Monday, November 1
Volunteers Open HousePlace: SKLT Barn, 17 Matunuck Beach RoadTime: 5:00 pmSouth Kingstown Land Trust’s success depends on you, our community volunteers! Grab a friend and stop by the Barn at to learn more about the variety of opportunities to volunteer and make a difference in protecting and stewarding open space. Current volunteers, please come to celebrate the work you do for the Land Trust. New volunteers, find which opportunity is best for you. Removing invasive plants, picking up litter, rebuilding stone walls, staffing events, stamping envelopes, or perhaps a talent you’d love to share. Wine, beer, and hors d’oeuvres will be served. Free, registration encouraged. SKLT Barn, 17 Matunuck Beach Road Sign Up Today!
Wednesday, November 10
Pro-Forestation Presentation with Susan MasinoPlace: SKLT Barn, 17 Matunuck Beach RoadTime: 6:30 pmPro-Forestation: Growing Forests to Combat Climate Change with Susan Masino Wednesday, November 10th (6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.) What is proforestation? Susan A. Masino, Professor of Applied Science at Trinity College, will explain the importance of “proforestation” – growing existing natural forests – in addressing the accelerating global crises in climate and biodiversity. You will learn how proforestation is a more rapid, powerful, and practical option for sequestering carbon than afforestation (planting trees) or reforestation (replacing logged forests). Free to members, $10 suggested donation for non-members (non-refundable) SKLT Barn, 17 Matunuck Beach Road Sign Up Today
Tuesday, November 16
Falconry in RI with Jim Gwiazdzinski – CAPACITY FULLPlace: SKLT Barn, 17 Matunuck Beach RoadTime: 6:30 pmPOSTPONED to Tuesday, November 16th (6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.) Flock to the SKLT Barn to learn about the ancient art of falconry from Rhode Island master falconer Jim Gwiazdzinski. You’ll learn what falconers do and how to become a master falconer before getting the unique opportunity of viewing one of these beautiful birds of prey up close. Free to members, $10 suggested donation for non-members (non-refundable) SKLT Barn, 17 Matunuck Beach Road Capacity for this event is full. Please email email@example.com to be placed on the waitlist. Thank you!
Thursday, November 18
Guided Hike at Biscuit City / Potter Wood TrailsPlace: Biscuit City / Potter WoodTime: 9:00 amTrek through the beautiful meadow and woodland known as Potter Wood owned by the Kingston Improvement Association before crossing the street to Biscuit City Trail. You’ll visit the historic mill foundations and pond and witness the recent projects that have improved the trail and wildlife habitat. In addition to learning about the recent projects, you’ll be on the lookout for wildlife and interesting trees, plants, and other features of the landscape. (9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.) Free, registration required as space is limited. Blaze orange required. All ages welcome. Binoculars and boots recommended. No dogs allowed. Sign Up Today