Yoga on the Lawn
Jun
28
6:00 pm18:00

Yoga on the Lawn

  • Wildlands Trust

Join Tamreh Herlihy for an all levels gentle flow yoga class at our headquarters. Connect with nature, yourself, and your community in this gentle and meditative class. Bring balance to your body, mind and heart as we strengthen and stretch, breath and move. Please bring a yoga mat, small blanket, and dress comfortably. Indoor space available in case of inclement weather.

$5 members / $10 nonmembers at the door.
Please register in advance. 

Hatha and Hike
Jul
5
10:00 am10:00

Hatha and Hike

  • Wildlands Trust

Join Hatha Yoga instructor Maureen Francis in the Wildlands Trust Conservation Barn for an hour of relaxing yoga, followed by a light hike led by Wildlands Trust staff. No experience necessary. Please bring a yoga mat, small blanket, and dress comfortably. Please register in advance.

Please note that this month's class will begin at 10:00 am rather than 9:00 am. 

$5 members / $10 nonmembers at the door

Hike with Malcolm
Jul
9
10:00 am10:00

Hike with Malcolm

  • Halfway Pond Conservation Area

Discover the old Halfway Pond Rd. and explore new Wild-lands! Join Trail Guy Malcolm MacGregor for a 4 mile trek to explore Halfway Pond Conservation Area, Myles Standish State Forest, the old Halfway Pond Rd., and a newly acquired parcel of Wildlands Trust land along the shoreline! Some bushwhacking will be required, so long pants are recommended.

Please register in advance. 

Evening Trail Run
Jul
11
6:00 pm18:00

Evening Trail Run

  • Wildlands Trust

Join Property Manager Erik Boyer for an evening trail run around Halfway Pond. There will be 3 and 6 mile route options for runners of all paces and skill levels. Come meet other runners in your community and explore the conservation lands around Halfway Pond! 

Please register in advance.

Natural Communities Training
Jul
16
10:00 am10:00

Natural Communities Training

  • Wildlands Trust

Learn how to identify and document Natural Communities anywhere you go! Natural Communities are "recurring assemblages of plants and associated animals found in particular physical environments." Jack Jezard, MassLIFT AmeriCorps member at the Southeastern Massachusetts Pine Barrens Alliance (SEMPBA), is offering this workshop for free at Wildlands Trust. Join us for an indoor presentation from 10:00 am – noon, enjoy a lunch break, and then hit the trails to practice identifying Natural Communities at Emery Preserve! This workshop is most suitable for adults.

Space is limited - all participants must register in advance.

Evening Meditation
Jul
19
6:00 pm18:00

Evening Meditation

  • Halfway Pond Conservation Area

Join Betsy Hall and Wildlands Trust for a mindful walk and sitting meditation at our Big Point Trail at Halfway Pond Conservation Area. Betsy is an experienced meditation teacher and hiker. This workshop is for both beginning and experienced meditators, and is a great opportunity to restart or continue you practice! 

Members attend for free. Nonmembers $5 upon arrival. 
Please register in advance.

Bee Talk: From Bee, To Hive, To Bottle
Jul
20
6:00 pm18:00

Bee Talk: From Bee, To Hive, To Bottle

  • Wildlands Trust

Join Wildlands Trust and the Plymouth County Beekeepers Association for a night dedicated to honey bees! Bonnie Benford from the PCBA will be discussing everything from how bees affect our food supply to how honey is made (yum!). Whether you're an avid beekeeper, have an interest in beekeeping, or just like bees, this talk is sure to be sweet.

Please register in advance to guarantee your seat.

Trail Run
Jul
22
8:00 am08:00

Trail Run

  • Wildlands Trust

Join Property Manager Erik Boyer for our monthly trail run around Halfway Pond. 3 or 6 miles route options for runners of any pace or skill level! Meet other runners in your community and explore the beautiful conservation lands around Halfway Pond. Meet at the Wildlands Trust headquarters.

Please register in advance. 

Beach Nature Journaling
Jul
30
1:00 pm13:00

Beach Nature Journaling

  • Center Hill Preserve

Join Middleboro Conservation Agent and talented Botanical Artist Tricia Cassady for an afternoon of nature journaling at the beautiful, coastal Center Hill Preserve in Plymouth. Tricia will give a demonstration on using watercolors, then we'll settle down and give it a shot! Please bring a sketch book and portable chair if you have them. Watercolor paints and paper will be provided. All ages welcome.

Space is limited - please register in advance to guarantee  your spot.
$5 suggested donation.


POSTPONED: Butterflies and Dragonflies Walk
Jun
24
10:00 am10:00

POSTPONED: Butterflies and Dragonflies Walk

  • Great River Preserve

THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO SUNDAY, JUNE 25
FROM 9:00 - 11:00 AM

Join Wildlands Trust and Nick Block, Assistant Professor of Biology at Stonehill College for our annual butterflies and dragonflies walk along the shores of the Taunton River! Get up close and personal with the many species of flying insects living by the river this time of year. Nick will bring his insect nets, and you can bring your binoculars, comfortable hiking clothes, and plenty of water. Click here to learn more about Great River Preserve.

$5 suggested donation

Photography Workshop: Understanding Exposure with Drew Lederman
Jun
22
6:00 pm18:00

Photography Workshop: Understanding Exposure with Drew Lederman

  • Wildlands Trust

Do you love taking pictures but find that they just aren't coming out like you remember the scene looking? Want to get more creative and learn how to get out of "Auto Mode"? Come join us for Understanding Exposure. In this class we will be learning how to take creative control over your images and how to create more compelling and engaging compositions. With the use of different shutter speeds and apertures we will learn how to create a picture that tells a more exciting story. Let's stop letting the computer take the picture it thinks you want and start letting you create the beautiful images that you are envisioning!

Drew Lederman is a professional photographer based in the South Shore. To see more of his work visit www.drewledermanphotography.com

This class is currently at capacity.