Jonnycake Days Celebrated at SKLT

Two events were held to celebrate Jonnycake Days and the Rhode Island Flint Corn Harvest here in South Kingstown – first a party and talk at the SKLT Barn on Saturday, October 26, from 2 to 4 pm. Speakers included Samuel E. Perry Grist Mill keepers Bob and Diane Smith and special guest Nancy Brown-Garcia, a member of the Narragansett… Read more »

Habitat Improvement Project

SKLT has expanded its forest stand and habitat improvement projects at our Browning Woods property. This past summer and fall, we have continued our forest environment improvement efforts by clearing undesirable and overcrowded forest growth in the 250+ acre Browning Woods and adjacent Kenney properties. These lands host the popular Browning Woods Trail, set amidst… Read more »

DuVal Trail Hike with Lichen Expert

Learn about lichens while hiking SKLT’s DuVal Trail in Perryville on Saturday, September 21st (raindate: September 22nd). At this RI Land Trust Days event, local lichen expert Elizabeth Kneiper will teach us how to identify and understand the role of lichens in nature, and explain what these organisms tell us about the health of our environment…. Read more »

Storytelling and Hot Dog Roast on August 29th

Come to the Barn on Thursday August 29th to listen to stories and enjoy our second hot dog roast. Storyteller Marc Levitt has been telling stories at schools, libraries, theaters and festivals throughout the United States and internationally for more than 25 years. We’ll start at 5:30pm with stories appropriate for all ages. After the… Read more »