Let Us Talk Propagation! at Bridge Gardens

Bridge Gardens 36 Mitchell Lane, Bridgehampton, NY, United States

Bridge Gardens, 36 Mitchell Lane, Bridgehampton 10:00 to 11:30 am If you've ever been intrigued about using cuttings or grafting your favorite perennials to create new plants for your expanding garden, this workshop in partnership with the Horticultural Alliance of the Hamptons is for you. Dr. Mark Bridgen, Professor of Horticulture and Plant Breeding at […]

$5

Who Lives Under the Sea, A Hampton Bays Shoreline Exploration with Peconic Land Trust

Ed Warner Marine Park 275 Dune Road, Hampton Bays, NY, United States

Who Lives Under the Sea, A Shoreline Exploration Ed Warner Marine Park, Ponquogue Bridge South, Hampton Bays 2:00 to 4:00 pm Bring your children to the own Park, located just over the Ponquogue Bridge, and explore life under the sea! Meet the educators from the NY State Department of Environmental Conservation for a presentation on […]

Free

Fridays At Six: Joe Hampton & The Kingpins at Bridge Gardens

Bridge Gardens 36 Mitchell Lane, Bridgehampton, NY, United States

6:00 pm to Dusk Enjoy a glorious summer evening at the Peconic Land Trust's second music night, featuring the fun, dance-able music of Joe Hampton and the Kingpins! Bridge Gardens will provide the beautiful, flower-filled setting, just bring your picnic and a blanket, and relax with friends while you enjoy the magic of a summer sunset. […]

$15

Harvesting and Drying Herbs from the Garden at Charnews Farm

Charnews Farm 3005 Youngs Avenue, Southold, NY, United States

Aug 20, 2016 Harvesting and Drying Herbs from the Garden Agricultural Center, 3005 Youngs Avenue, Southold 10:00 to 11:30 am Join herbalist Heather Cusack to explore the herb gardens at the farm and learn more about a variety of medicinal, culinary and cosmetic herbs that are grown in the various garden plots. Harvest leaves, flowers […]

$25

Watercolors with Lois Bender at Bridge Gardens

Bridge Gardens 36 Mitchell Lane, Bridgehampton, NY, United States

Watercolors with Lois Bender Bridge Gardens, 36 Mitchell Lane, Bridgehampton 11:00 am to 2:00 pm, every Friday in July & August Explore your inner artist this summer at Peconic Land Trust's popular weekly watercolor and sketch workshops led by professional artist Lois Bender. Let the garden's natural beauty be your muse as you develop your skills. […]

$50

Fridays at Four Tasting and Tour at Bridge Gardens

Bridge Gardens 36 Mitchell Lane, Bridgehampton, NY, United States

Fridays at Four Tasting and Tour Bridge Gardens, 36 Mitchell Lane, Bridgehampton 4:00 to 5:30 pm The garden is in its glory in August. Now is the time to join us for this not to be missed tour series. This month we partner with Wolffer Estate Vineyards' winemaker, Roman Roth, for a glass of his […]

$10 – $20

Botanical Sketching and Watercolor Workshops at Charnews Farm

Charnews Farm 3005 Youngs Avenue, Southold, NY, United States

Botanical Sketching and Watercolor Workshops Ag Center at Charnews Farm, 3005 Youngs Avenue, Southold Aug. 13 & 27, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Learn to capture the beauty of our local farms and gardens in drawings and watercolors with certified botanical artist Barbara Stype. Barbara continues with this third class in her 4-part series of […]

$20

Garlic Time at Quail Hill Farm

Quail Hill Farm 660 Old Stone Highway, Amagansett, NY, United States

It’s Garlic Time! Stewardship Day at the Farm Quail Hill Farm, Deep Lane, Amagansett Come to the farm and learn all you need to know about planting and growing garlic! Also known as the stinking rose, this versatile vegetable needs to be planted now for harvest next summer. Please join us for this stewardship day […]

Free

Starting Seeds for the Home Vegetable Garden at PLT’s Charnews Farm

Charnews Farm 3005 Youngs Avenue, Southold, NY, United States

Join the Peconic Land Trust for this workshop and get information on where to find quality seeds, best practices for planting and growing using artificial and natural light, and tips on successful transition to the outdoor garden. Reservation requested.

$5

Trail Walk at Laurel Lake Preserve with Peconic Land Trust

Laurel Lake Preserve 5075 Main Road, Laurel, NY, United States

Explore the trails at Laurel Lake Preserve with Peconic Land Trust and Arborist Tom Volk of Summerhill Landscapes. Learn to identify trees and understory plants in the winter through their bud and bark characteristics, what habitat they’re located in and through the presence of insect eggs and fungus. Space is limited, reservations required.  

Free

Square Foot Gardening Workshop with Peconic Land Trust at Charnews Farm

Charnews Farm 3005 Youngs Avenue, Southold, NY, United States

Think you don’t have the space or time to manage a vegetable garden? Think again! This workshop will teach you a simple and versatile option to grow your own food using about 20% of the space of a conventional garden. Led by Square Foot Gardening Foundation’s Certified Instructor and Master Gardener, Reese Michaels, you’ll learn […]

$5

Stewardship Day at Quail Hill Farm

Quail Hill Farm 660 Old Stone Highway, Amagansett, NY, United States

Come join in the fun at this annual workday as we help transplant this year’s seedlings from the greenhouse.  Work side by side with Scott Chaskey, the Trust’s Farm Director, and Layton Guenther, Farm Manager, and move tender seedlings into the fertile soils at the farm.  Help your children gain new appreciation for tasty fresh […]

Free

Meet & Greet with Artist-in-Residence Suzzanne Fokine at Bridge Gardens

Bridge Gardens 36 Mitchell Lane, Bridgehampton, NY, United States

Thinking of exploring your inner artist this season? Meet Suzzanne Fokine, MFA and instructor for our summer art series, Expressive Abstract Painting. Enjoy light refreshments and a chance to view her art on display in the Garden House, then sign up for classes. Sessions: June 2nd, 9th, 16th and 23rd. $225/series.

Free

Connecting with Medicinal Herbs at Bridge Gardens

Bridge Gardens 36 Mitchell Lane, Bridgehampton, NY, United States

Join PLT in the herb garden with Garden Manager Rick Bogusch and Megan Chaskey, certified aromatherapist, for a tour of the beautiful medicinal and culinary beds. Megan will introduce us to a select group of pure, single, medicinal grade essential oils, and lead us in a sensory experience of the physical and emotional healing support that plants […]

$10

Tasting & Tour at Bridge Gardens

Bridge Gardens 36 Mitchell Lane, Bridgehampton, NY, United States

Start your weekend at the first in the Peconic Land Trust's summer series of monthly guided walks featuring a local beverage partner! Roman Roth, the award-winning Winemaker at Wolffer Estate Vineyards, will share stories about his craft and provide tastings of his delicious wine before we set off for a walk with Garden Manager Rick […]

$10

Big Fresh Pond Nature Paddle with Mike Bottini & PLT

Big Fresh Pond 40 Millstone Brook Road, Southampton, United States

Join naturalist Mike Bottini for a leisurely paddle on Big Fresh Pond in Elliston Park, North Sea as we look for a variety of wildlife, including the scent station of the river otter, and signs of the seasonal change from spring to summer. Mid-June is the peak of the egg laying period for a variety […]

$10

Lost Ladybug Project at Quail Hill Farm

Quail Hill Farm 660 Old Stone Highway, Amagansett, NY, United States

The Peconic Land Trust and the South Fork Natural History Museum (SoFO) have teamed up with Dr. Leslie Allee of Cornell University for our annual search for “lost ladybugs.”  Help us look for the extremely rare 9-spotted ladybug, New York State’s official insect, and aid in Dr. Allee’s research. You will search for and gently […]

Free

Who Lives Under the Sea? at the New Suffolk Waterfront

New Suffolk Waterfront First Street and Main Street, New Suffolk, NY, United States

Bring your children to the beach for a fun exploration of life under the sea! Educators from the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation will engage your children with fun facts about underwater creatures living in our local bays and offer a craft activity. Then, get wet! Use the seine net to collect and […]

Free

Fridays at Six: Jack Licitra Performs at Bridge Gardens

Bridge Gardens 36 Mitchell Lane, Bridgehampton, NY, United States

Enjoy a glorious summer evening at the Peconic Land Trust’s music night, featuring talented singer-songwriter Jack Licitra performing relaxed blues. Bridge Gardens will provide the beautiful, flower-filled setting, just bring your picnic, a blanket, and friends while you enjoy the magic of a summer sunset.  Music begins at 6:00 p.m. and concludes at dusk. Rain […]

$15,

Sunset Paddle & Picnic at North Sea Harbor with PLT

Bring a picnic for this evening paddle of North Sea Harbor led by Mike Bottini, author of “Exploring East End Waters.” Beginning at historic Conscience Point, you’ll paddle through a town shellfish sanctuary and along the shoreline of Conscience Point National Wildlife Refuge. We’ll stop for a picnic dinner (BYO) at the foot of Home’s Hill overlooking Peconic […]

$10

Edible Flowers in Your Garden and At Your Table with Peconic Land Trust

North Fork Flower Farm 1110 Terry Lane, Orient, NY, United States

Many flowers are edible, but which flowers will please your palate? Learn this and more at a fun and interactive workshop with Jeri Woodhouse, proprietor of Taste of the North Fork, when we meet at the Flower Farm. Jeri will guide you through the garden and discuss the many edible flowers you can grow at […]

$10

Fridays at Six: Joe Hampton & The Kingpins at Bridge Gardens

Bridge Gardens 36 Mitchell Lane, Bridgehampton, NY, United States

Enjoy a glorious summer evening at our second music night, featuring the fun, danceable music of Joe Hampton and the King Pins! Bridge Gardens will provide the beautiful, flower-filled setting, just bring your picnic and a blanket, and relax with friends while you enjoy the magic of a summer sunset.  Music begins at 6:00 p.m. […]

$15,

Beach Grass Planting at Widow’s Hole Preserve with PLT

Widow's Hole Preserve Fourth Street, Greenport, NY, United States

Extra hands are needed to plant beach grass to help stabilize the beach and dune at our waterfront preserve. Work in partnership with Cornell Cooperative Extension and Peconic Estuary Program staff and volunteers to plant 2,000 - 3,000 plants. Many hands make light work! Tools and drinking water will be provided -- bring your work […]

Free

Starting a Kitchen Garden with PLT at the Agricultural Center at Charnews Farm

Charnews Farm 3005 Youngs Avenue, Southold, NY, United States

Small is beautiful…and easy. Thinking of growing your own vegetables and herbs this year? Now’s the time to get started. Senior Manager of Stewardship Denise Markut will share her expertise on selecting and sourcing quality and unique varieties of seeds/transplants, best practices for prepping a garden, when to plant, improving soil, and tips on growing […]

$5

Spring Flower Tour at Bridge Gardens

Bridge Gardens 36 Mitchell Lane, Bridgehampton, NY, United States

It’s National Public Gardens Week, and the perfect time to explore Bridge Gardens! Please join us for a guided walk led by Garden Manager Rick Bogusch and Master Gardener Nancy Gilbert. You’ll visit the four-quadrant herb garden, expansive vegetable garden, rose roundel, water garden, our community garden plots, and more. Get tips on growing native […]

$10,

Stewardship Day at Quail Hill Farm

Quail Hill Farm 660 Old Stone Highway, Amagansett, NY, United States

Come join in the fun at this annual workday as we help transplant this year’s seedlings from the greenhouse. Work side by side with Acting Director Layton Guenther and move tender seedlings into the fertile soils at the farm. Help your children gain new appreciation for tasty fresh vegetables as they dig in the earth […]

Free

Why Preserve? A Conversation About Our Future at Peconic Landing

Peconic Landing 1500 Brecknock Road, Greenport, NY, United States

Since the inception of Suffolk County’s Farmland Preservation Program in the mid-1970s, over 12,000 acres of farmland have been preserved by the County. Nearly 4,000 acres are in Southold alone, along with over 1,200 pre-1900 historic structures, 7 historic museums and two historic districts. With development pressures stronger than ever, how can we continue to […]

Free

It’s Garlic Time! Stewardship Day at Quail Hill Farm

Quail Hill Farm 660 Old Stone Highway, Amagansett, NY, United States

Come to the farm and learn all you need to know about planting and growing garlic! Also known as the stinking rose, this versatile vegetable needs to be planted now for harvest next summer. Take part in this stewardship day and help prepare cloves for the soil. Led by Farm Director Layton Guenther, you’ll enjoy […]

Free

Autumn Open House at Bridge Gardens

Bridge Gardens 36 Mitchell Lane, Bridgehampton, NY, United States

Celebrate the season at our fun, family friendly open house. Plant and bring home bulbs with Summerhill Landscapes, channel your inner creativity with Aaron Goldschmidt of Shine, join the scavenger hunt for holiday recipes throughout the gardens, create a pine cone bird feeder, and so much more. Refreshments all day. Donations appreciated. Reservations requested. Rain […]

Free

Earth Day Beach Cleanup at Iron Pier Beach with Surfrider & PLT

Iron Pier Beach Pier Avenue, Jamesport, NY, United States

Working in partnership with Surfrider Foundation Eastern Long Island Chapter, help the Peconic Land Trust remove debris from the Long Island Sound waterfront starting from Iron Pier Beach, located near the Trust’s Granttham and Reeve Preserves. Help ensure a healthy marine environment for wildlife and humans alike. Parking passes available for non-residents of Riverhead. Bring […]

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