When visiting preserves, farms and gardens, please take care and be safe: follow all CDC, New York State and local health department COVID-19 guidelines, including face masks and social distancing. Thank You!

Upcoming Programs


Holiday Open House

Friday, December 3, 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Join us for the Trust’s Holiday Open House! The Zoom event is open to all and will allow for conversations among those attending. We will also be showing a few videos that highlight what we’ve been able to accomplish with your support this year.
Free to attend. Registration is required. Click here to register on Zoom.

CAST Festival of Trees

Saturday & Sunday, December 4 & 5, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Treiber Farms, 38320 County Road 48, Peconic
The Trust is excited to be decorating a tree for this year’s Festival of Trees hosted by CAST. The event supports CAST and our neighbors in need.
Visit Treiber Farms this weekend to see our “I’ll Bee Home for Christmas” tree focused on pollinators and native plants. Pictured above is our “Celebration of Nature” tree from last year’s event.

Farming Long Island

Screening at Hamptons Doc Fest

Tuesday, December 7, 12:00 p.m.
Bay Street Theater, Sag Harbor
Farming Long Island Trailer
Farming Long Island produced and directed by Dom Aprile will be screened at the Hamptons Doc Fest on Tuesday December 7th. The film focuses on the agriculture industry of Long Island and the challenges facing farmers today. Trust President John v.H Halsey and Dan Heston, Director of Agricultural Programs for the Trust appear in the film.

East End Food Market

Saturdays, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
139 Main Road, Riverhead
The East End Food Market run by the East End Food Institute reopened last weekend. The market will be open every Saturday through April 30, 2022. Visit to enjoy local farm, food, wine, and craft vendors as well as music and activities.
The Peconic Land Trust thanks the East End Food Institute for inviting us to be a part of their non-profit corner at the market. The Trust will be at the market once a month:
  • December 18th
  • January 15th
  • February 12th
  • March 19th
  • April 9th
Stop by, say hello, and learn more about our ongoing projects.

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