Category Archives: Events

Building a Bat House

Building a Bat House

Just in time for Father’s Day…. BAT HOUSE BUILDING WORKSHOP Saturday June 10th 9 am – 1 pm Wareham Free Library 59 Marion Road, Wareham   Batting around ideas for things to do with dad this Father’s Day? Join the Wareham Land Trust for an interactive workshop where you will build your very own bat… Continue Reading

Wareham Oyster Festival–Onset Bay Discovery Center Event

Wareham Oyster Festival–Onset Bay Discovery Center Event

Many of us here at the WLT celebrated when Onset’s iconic Wickets Island was protected. The property was sold to the Buzzards Bay Coalition thanks in large part to Wareham’s town meeting voter approval of $400,000 from the Community Preservation funds toward the purchase.The island is part of a broad plan by the BBC to… Continue Reading

MA Audubon Bird-a-thon Fundraiser

MA Audubon Bird-a-thon Fundraiser

Fly on over to Great Neck Sanctuary on Friday, May 12th for an evening of birding and more with Mass Audubon and the Wareham Land Trust!   We’re celebrating spring and all its beauty:  birds, blooms and warmer days a bird walk from Great Neck to the shores of the Sacred Hearts Seminary as part… Continue Reading

STEAM Night – Decas School

STEAM Night – Decas School

We are proud and happy to once again be participating in STEAM (Science/Technology/Arts/Math) night, this coming Wednesday, April 12th, at the Decas school from 6:00-7:00 pm. Designed to encourage students’ interest and interaction with sciences and art, STEAM nights are perfect opportunities to expose young people to the wonders of nature. Here are some photos… Continue Reading

Earth Day Events –  Saturday April 22nd

Earth Day Events – Saturday April 22nd

Earth Day is the perfect opportunity to share our collective commitment to protecting and caring for the environment. Every year, Wareham Land Trust volunteers participate in neighborhood clean-ups (rain or shine!). If you would like to join our community effort along with the Don’t Trash Wareham friends, please contact Lori Benson at 508-846-272 or email… Continue Reading

Fridays in April: Coffee with the President

Fridays in April: Coffee with the President

Take a break for a few minutes and stop by for an informal discussion with Kevin Bartsch and other Wareham Land Trust directors. We want to hear from our members. Come chat about some of our current projects and initiatives. Let us know what you think.   April 7th at Cup2Cafe, at 3175 Cranberry Hwy… Continue Reading

The Economics of Open Space

The Economics of Open Space

Come learn how saving the environment also saves money. Wareham Land Trust President Kevin Bartsch will present “Trends and Economics of Conserving Open Space in Wareham.” This Saturday, April 1st at 10:00 a.m.. Wareham Library. Economics of Conservation pdf A free event sponsored by the WLT, the Community Preservation Committee, and the Wareham Open Space… Continue Reading

April Vacation – FIELD GUIDE DAYS

April Vacation – FIELD GUIDE DAYS

Join us for Field Guide Days during April School Vacation Week! On Monday the 17th and Tuesday the 18th, we will explore two local properties and fine tune our Field Guide skills. Bring your favorite field guide and share your techniques with others! Or come learn some tips for beginners- Hope to see you there!… Continue Reading

Wednesday Walkabouts

Wednesday Walkabouts

Have you ever wondered about the stories our quiet rivers and sandy soils could tell? Join the Wareham Land Trust and Buzzards Bay Coalition for a series of Wednesday morning walks that will immerse you in the history of four conservation properties in Wareham. During these hour and a half long tours, you’ll enjoy some… Continue Reading

Dining for a Cause! March Fundraiser

Dining for a Cause! March Fundraiser

Have any dinner plans on Tuesday, March 7th?  We’re hoping you can help the Wareham Land Trust by dining at our local 99 restaurant that night. Print off the coupon below (important!: you MUST have it with you in order for us to benefit) and give it to your server. 15% of your bill will… Continue Reading

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