3rd Saturday Volunteer Trail Work Days - Dow's Woods Trail
Jul
20
8:00 AM08:00

3rd Saturday Volunteer Trail Work Days - Dow's Woods Trail

Are you looking for a way to give back to your community? Join us this Saturday, from 8-10am, to help update the Dow’s Woods Trail.

Potential activities include blazing, raking, pruning, installing/repairing footbridges, building retaining walls and much more. No experience or equipment necessary! This is a great way to meet fellow trail lovers in South Portland.

RSVPs on the SPLT Facebook page are encouraged, but not required.

Questions? Email joanna@sopolandtrust.org.

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Ribbon Cutting for the Dow's Woods Trail and Preserve
Aug
1
1:00 PM13:00

Ribbon Cutting for the Dow's Woods Trail and Preserve

Please join us, the City of South Portland, and the Dow family at the official opening of the Dow’s Woods Trail and Preserve on Thursday, August 1, at 1:00pm. This 9+ acre preserve was made possible by the generosity of the Dow family and the South Portland Land Bank. It will remain open to the public in perpetuity per a conservation easement held by the SPLT.

The ribbon cutting is open to all. Contact joanna@sopolandtrust.org for more information.

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3rd Saturday Volunteer Trail Work Days - South Branch Trail
Aug
17
9:00 AM09:00

3rd Saturday Volunteer Trail Work Days - South Branch Trail

  • Cinemagic Clark's Pond Parking Lot (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Are you looking for a way to give back to your community? Join us in partnership with the South Portland Parks, Recreation and Waterfront Department every third Saturday from April – October for trail beautification! Trail work will take place from 9 am to noon. 

Activities include blazing, raking, pruning, installing/repairing footbridges, building retaining walls and much more. No experience or equipment necessary! This is a great way to discover trails in South Portland.

RSVPs on the SPLT Facebook page are encouraged, but not required.

Questions? Email sopolandtrust@gmail.com.

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3rd Saturday Volunteer Trail Work Days - Long Creek Trail
Jun
15
9:00 AM09:00

3rd Saturday Volunteer Trail Work Days - Long Creek Trail

Are you looking for a way to give back to your community? Join us in partnership with the South Portland Parks, Recreation and Waterfront Department every third Saturday from April – October for trail beautification! Trail work will take place from 9 am to noon. 

Activities include blazing, raking, pruning, installing/repairing footbridges, building retaining walls and much more. No experience or equipment necessary! This is a great way to discover trails in South Portland.

RSVPs on the SPLT Facebook page are encouraged, but not required.

Questions? Email sopolandtrust@gmail.com.

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SPLT's Annual Citywide Earth Day Cleanup
Apr
28
8:30 AM08:30

SPLT's Annual Citywide Earth Day Cleanup

*POSTPONED TO SUNDAY APRIL 28th* The South Portland Land Trust is once again organizing a citywide Earth Day cleanup. The public, other non-profits, and businesses are invited to take part in the annual celebration of the planet. Check in at Mill Creek Park opposite Hannaford between 8:30 -- 11:30 a.m. to sign in and get some morning refreshments!

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Earth Week Celebration
Apr
27
10:00 AM10:00

Earth Week Celebration

Join the South Portland Parks, Recreation and Waterfront Department and the South Portland Land Trust in celebrating the Earth and all we have done throughout Earth Week to clean up our communities. The event will take place from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm at the Redbank Community Center.

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Earth Week
Apr
20
to Apr 28

Earth Week

  • South Portland, Maine, 04106 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Given the success of the Earth Day event every year and the continued enthusiasm from the community in caring for shared open space, SPLT—in partnership with the South Portland Parks Department—is excited to announce Earth Week 2019: an eight-day series of environmental activities!

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South Portland Land Trust Annual Meeting & Social
Nov
14
6:00 PM18:00

South Portland Land Trust Annual Meeting & Social

South Portland Land Trust members and members of the public are invited to attend our social gathering and annual meeting. It's a great opportunity for SPLT members and non-members alike to get to know each other, hear a great presentation, and learn more about what we do and how we function as an organization.

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City Council Candidates Forum
Oct
17
6:30 PM18:30

City Council Candidates Forum

The South Portland Land Trust will give candidates for the South Portland City Council an opportunity to present their views on a wide range of environmental issues relevant to our community.  Come and ask candidates Misha Pride (District 3), April Caricchio (District 4), and James Gilboy (District 4) your questions!

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Trail Care Day
Oct
22
9:00 AM09:00

Trail Care Day

  • South Portland Land Trust Office in Mill Creek Park (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The South Portland Land Trust Trails and Lands Committee has organized this event to complete the maintenance projects identified in a recent survey of the Land Trust's trails by our board members.

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