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We are re-creating many of our in-person programs
into virtual events.
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So please stay in touch with us and visit our online calendar and blog
at www.PeconicLandTrust.org for the latest updates.
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Upcoming Zoom Webinars

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Cultivating Nature’s Diversity in Your Backyard

Thursday, March 11, 6:00 p.m.
ZOOM Presentation!
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With the natural landscape more fragmented than ever, creating places in your backyard for wildlife to find shelter, food, water, and places to raise their young is more important than ever. Join the Peconic Land Trust for this conversation and learn what you can do in your backyard to provide a rich and diverse environment.
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Moderated by journalist Annette Hinkle, panelists include:
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FREE! Registration is required to receive the Zoom link. Register today!
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You will need to download the Zoom platform to your laptop, desktop, tablet or smart phone. Basic information on how to do this is available on Zoom.us
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Caring for the Land and Lessons Learned Along the Way

Wednesday, March 24, 6:00 p.m.
ZOOM Presentation!
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After working with the Peconic Land Trust on the North Fork for the past 20 years, recently retired Denise Markut and the Trust’s President John v.H. Halsey reflect on the early days of blazing trails, caring for the land, and learning about organic farming. Denise will share stories, challenges and joys found along her road to embracing and teaching organic practices to people of all ages.
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FREE! Registration is required to receive the Zoom link. Register today!
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You will need to download the Zoom platform to your laptop, desktop, tablet or smart phone. Basic information on how to do this is available on Zoom.us
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Illuminating the Value of Dark Skies

Wednesday, April 7, 6:00 p.m.
ZOOM Presentation!
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Artificial light at night disrupts wildlife, impacts human health, wastes money and energy, contributes to climate change, and blocks your view of the universe. Join the Peconic Land Trust for a conversation with Susan Harder, New York representative to the International Dark Sky Association and twenty year “Dark Sky” advocate and learn how and why to safely light the night while protecting wildlife, our health, and our view of the stars in the sky.
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FREE! Registration is required to receive the Zoom link. Register today!
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You will need to download the Zoom platform to your laptop, desktop, tablet or smart phone. Basic information on how to do this is available on Zoom.us
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Upcoming Programs

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The Peconic Land Trust Book Club will be meeting on Thursday, March 25th at 6:00 p.m. This month we’ll be discussing, Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life by Barbara Kingsolver. This was a staff pick from Janet Schutt, Senior Manager of Donor Services.
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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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Build a Birdhouse with Peconic Land Trust – Video Workshop

Saturday, April 17, All Day

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In honor of Earth Day (April 22), join the Peconic Land Trust to create a birdhouse! Reserve your ready-to-build kit and follow the video as carpenter Brian Kennedy guides you in putting it all together. Kit is made from pine donated by Riverhead Building Supply and includes pre-cut, pre-drilled pieces with screws and comes inside a re-usable market bag. You will need a Phillips head screwdriver.
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$20/birdhouse kit. Supplies are limited, prepaid registration is required by April 9. 
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To register, email Events@PeconicLandTrust.org or visit our website.
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We have a new Scavenger Hunt for March!

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When you’re out exploring nature this month, look for these items and tag us on Instagram or Facebook using #PeconicScavengerHunt.
  • Boot Prints
  • Clover
  • Feather
  • Something Green
  • Thawing Ice
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For complete PLT Connections / March, 

Please Visit

www.peconiclandtrust.org

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AAQ / Resource: Water Mill Building Supply

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