The next walk for the weekday walking group is scheduled for December 4, 2013 at 1 p.m. at the H. E Preston Nature Sanctuary in Hampton. Marcia Kilpatrick, a naturalist and environmental educator, will lead the group through a field, but mostly in a forest to the Little River and back via a loop trail. This will be a moderate hike, to last approximately 1.5 hours. Please join us. For questions, please contact Marcia Kilpatrick, 860-455-1226. For directions and more information about the site, please click on Preston.
Pigeon Swamp Walk
Joshua’s Trust Walk December 7, 2013 Pigeon Swamp Preserve, Lebanon, Connecticut Come join naturalist Tom Harrington for a walk on the Joshua Trust’s Pigeon Swamp Preserve in Lebanon, Connecticut. The walk will start at 10:00 am on Saturday December 7, 2013 and last about 2 hours. We will observe the property and living things. The property’s name comes from the fact that, at one time, it likely served as a roosting site for the once-abundant, now extinct Passenger Pigeon. Please dress warmly, depending on the weather. For directions and more information about the site, please click on Pigeon Swamp.
Calling for Trust Memorabilia
The year 2016 will be the 50th anniversary of the formation of the Trust. The anniversary
committee is gathering material for a history to be part of the celebration.
We are asking members to send photos, clippings or other information to the
trust office in care of the anniversary committee. We can copy and return material if
you wish. We will also be interviewing people with stories to tell about the
Email: or call 860-487-1381 with questions or suggestions.