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We’re so grateful for your dedication to conservation. Whether it’s the protection of a farm in Mattituck or the restoration of land on Georgica Pond – YOU make it all possible! Thank you for your support this past year.
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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!
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Upcoming Programs

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Exploring Tuckahoe Woods
Saturday, January 14, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Tuckahoe Woods Preserve
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Please join us to explore the woodland trails of the beautiful Tuckahoe Woods preserve. This moderately-paced 4-mile hike, led by Tim Corwin, offers pristine woodlands, some hilly terrain, and amazing views of Cow Neck and Robins Island.
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Dress for the weather, sturdy hiking shoes recommended. Space is limited, reservations required, rain cancels.
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To register, email Events@PeconicLandTrust.org or call 631.283.3195 ext.117. Please leave your name and a call back number.
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Hike is in partnership with the Southampton Trails Preservation Society.
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Peconic Land Trust Book Club

Thursday, January 27, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Zoom
Join us for a discussion on Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Wall Kimmerer. The book club is a chance to share your thoughts on the book and broader themes brought up. This is not a lecture nor panel, but a conversation between attendees.
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When purchasing your copy of the book, please consider supporting your local bookseller. Another great option is to borrow the book from your library. If your local library doesn’t have a copy available, they can always interlibrary loan one for you.
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Free to attend. Registration is required. Click here to register on Zoom.
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Partner Programs

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East End Food Market

Saturdays, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
The East End Food Market run by the East End Food Institute reopened in December! The market will be open every Saturday from 9am – 1pm through April 30, 2022. Visit to enjoy local farm, food, wine, and craft vendors as well as music and activities.
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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:
  • January 15th
  • February 12th
  • March 19th
  • April 9th
Stop by, say hello, and learn more about our ongoing projects.
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The 2022 Drawdown Festival

Tools for Regeneration: Forums! Fun! Films!

January 21 – 23
Southampton Arts Center and Zoom!
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Join the Carbon CREW Project, Drawdown East End and Southampton Arts Center for an array of talks, workshops, and films on ways that we can participate in “regenerating” our earth and reversing climate devastation.
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Special Guests: filmmaker Damon Gameau (2040 film and book) and author
Paul Hawken (Drawdown, Regeneration). Scheduling in process, date and time to be determined.
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Herstory Writers Workshop:
Memoir Writing to Heal our Communities, Spirit and Land: Regeneration, Resilience and Rebirth
Thursdays, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Zoom
Artwork by Gwynne Duncan for Herstory’s Paintings for Justice archive
We invite you to join our expanded intergenerational writing circle.
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This workshop will engage farmers, environmental activists, workers from all parts of the food chain, students in the public humanities, land donors and community stakeholders who will come together to give voice to the personal stories that will help inform the creation of new solutions for a verdant, sustainable, and just use of our natural and human resources, wind, water, and land.
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Come once or twice to tell a particular story that needs to be told. Or continue week after week to shape stories for readings, web publications, or book-length projects. Or come just to listen.
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Click here to register and learn more.
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Spending more time indoors this Winter?
Cozy up with a Trust video and learn something new!
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Settle onto the Couch with the Family :
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More programs available on our blog.
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We have a new Scavenger Hunt for January!

It’s a new year and a new year of exploring the outdoors. When you’re out exploring the Trust’s preserves and your own backyard, look for our scavenger hunt items. Each month we’ll release a new list of five items. When you spot one or all five snap a picture and share with us on Instagram or Facebook using #PeconicScavengerHunt.
  • Boot Prints
  • Duck
  • Knit Hat
  • Pine Needles
  • Whelk Shell
Have ideas on what we should look for next? Email your suggestions to Events@PeconicLandTrust.org.
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Tag us on Facebook or Instagram with your photos of the places you know and love on Long Island!
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You make our work possible. Thank you!

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Peconic Land Trust | 631.283.3195 | Info@PeconicLandTrust.org
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Peconic Land Trust conserves Long Island’s working farms, natural lands, and heritage for our communities now and in the future. To learn more, visit us online at www.PeconicLandTrust.org.
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Connections, the Peconic Land Trust’s fun, educational and recreational programs, are designed to promote a conservation ethic by providing you with information about, and access to, the working farms and natural lands that embody Long Island’s rural heritage. Connections programs are underwritten by contributions to the Peconic Land Trust’s Annual Fund. Your support is important to helping us sustain and advance our work on behalf of the community. Thank you!
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The Peconic Land Trust is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. The majority of our support comes from donors like you! We do not receive the 2% real estate transfer tax. Click here to learn more.
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Financial Disclosure Statement: A copy of the last financial report filed with the New York State Attorney General may be obtained in writing to: New York State Attorney General’s Charities Bureau, Attn: FOIL Officer, 28 Liberty Street, New York, NY 10005 or Peconic Land Trust, 296 Hampton Road, Southampton, NY 11968.
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Stay Connected!

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AAQ / Resource: Otis Ford, Since 1946, Quogue

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