Meetings in August 2017

Upcoming meetings for August 2017, and a Save-the-Date! Tuesday, August 15, 2017, 5:15pm: Fundraising/Membership Committee, Multipurpose Room 2, CNY Philanthropy Center, 431 E. Fayette Street, Syracuse. Wednesday, August 16, 2017, 6pm: Board of Directors meeting, Third Floor Conference Room, CNY Philanthropy Center, 431 E. Fayette Street, Syracuse. Monday, August 21, 2017, 6pm:  Stewardship Committee meeting,

Woodchuck Hill Preserve Rental Cottage Available

Rent the Cottage at Woodchuck Hill Preserve CNY Land Trust is seeking a tenant at Woodchuck Hill Field & Forest Preserve in the Town of Manlius, for a small, one-bedroom house, behind and to the east of the barn at the edge of the preserve. The "cottage" is addressed as 7209 Woodchuck Hill Road and is

Great forecast, plan for fun on June 24!

Central New York Land Trust's Summer Solstice Garden Tour and Nature-inspired Craft Sale at Sycamore Hill Gardens in Marcellus, New York is on Saturday, June 24th from 11am-4pm, and the weather forecast looks good - high 70's and just a chance of rain! The Garden Tour will feature live music, garden- and nature-themed crafts for

Garden Tour & Craft Sale Fundraiser, June 24th

Tickets available now! Central New York Land Trust's annual fundraiser will be Saturday, June 24, 2017, from 11am-4pm, at Sycamore Hill Gardens in Marcellus, New York. Purchase your tickets in advance for $6 each, through Thursday, June 15, 2017.  Tickets will be $12 thereafter and at the gate on June 24th.  Buy tickets in advance

May 27 – Plant Sale to Benefit CNY Land Trust

Plant Sale to benefit CNY Land Trust - find native plants and more for your yard! When: Saturday, May 27, 2017 Time: 8:00am - 1:00pm Where: 5573 Sunview Drive, Elbridge, NY Map: Come out and find many varied plants, talk with experts about best planting methods, and add some beauty to your land! This

Pathfinder Bank Helps to Save Great Bear

L to R: James Dowd, Executive Vice President, Pathfinder Bank, Tonya Crisafulli, Executive Assistant to the President, Richard Drosse, Naneen Drosse, Margaret Bocsor, Sandy Bonanno, and Mary Arnold, Friends of Great Bear. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   April 24, 2017 Contact: Richard Drosse 315-343-4565 or rdrosse[at] Pathfinder Bank Helps to Save Great Bear Pathfinder Bank

May 6, 2017 – Bird Watching Walk at Great Bear

Early spring and Cardinal at Great Bear, photo by Richard Drosse. Guided Walk at Great Bear Springs Recreation Area for all CNY Land Trust Members and Friends Date: Saturday, May 6, 2017 Time: 7:30am - approximately 9:00am Meeting Location:  Great Bear Springs Recreation Area entrance and parking lot, where Great Bear Road intersects

CNY Land Trust Receives Richard S. Shineman Foundation Challenge Grant

Photo credit: Friends of Great Bear - the Landing at Great Bear, March 2017. March 28, 2017: The Richard S. Shineman Foundation awarded CNY Land Trust a challenge grant of up to $50,000 for the acquisition of Whiskey Island and Northern Great Bear, at Great Bear Springs Recreation Area in Volney, NY. From here on, your

Meetings, March & April 2017 + Save the Date

Meetings, March & April 2017 - everyone is welcome to CNY Land Trust meetings and events! March 2017: Thursday, March 16, 5:00pm: Fundraising/Membership Committee Meeting, CNY Philanthropy Center, 431 E. Fayette St, Syracuse, Multipurpose Room II, First Floor. Wednesday, March 22, 6:00pm: Board of Directors Meeting, Third Floor Conference Room, CNY Philanthropy Center, 431 E. Fayette

Hemlock Monitoring Workshop – February 4, 2017

Join Central New York Land Trust and the Baltimore Woods Nature Center for a free, open-to-everyone workshop led by Jessi Lyons, for the New York State Hemlock Initiative. Learn about monitoring eastern hemlock trees for the Hemlock Woolly Adelgid, an invasive insect that threatens hemlock trees in eastern North America.  Great for landowners, land trust volunteers,