WWLT Board Meeting
Sep
4
6:00 PM18:00

WWLT Board Meeting

A regular meeting of the WWLT Board of Directors will be held on TUESDAY, September 4, 2018, at 6:00 pm, at the Paul Sawyier Public Library, 319 Wapping Street, Frankfort, KY.

This meeting is free and open to the public.

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Jun
26
7:00 PM19:00

Attracting Birds to your Yard

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TOUR OF BIRD  FRIENDLY PLANTS

Kentucky native plants attract more birds and butterflies to  your garden and they’re beautiful and hardy. Sun or shade, wet or dry, there is a native plant that will thrive in your landscape. 

Join landscape designer Connie May to learn why natives are better for birds and our environment & and meet some of her favorite native trees,  shrubs and perennials.  

Fantasy Forest at Dolly Graham park, corner of Second  and Logan TUESDAY JUNE 26   7PM

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Conservation Committee Meeting
Apr
3
5:00 PM17:00

Conservation Committee Meeting

The Conservation Committee will meet on Tuesday, April 3, 2018, at 5:00 pm in downtown Frankfort. Agenda items include: discussion of proposed projects, Connector Forest, spring pest plant removal, and Strategic Conservation Planning.

Please contact committee chair Heather Housman for details about this meeting: heather@woodsandwaterstrust.org

 

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On the Table
Mar
28
7:00 PM19:00

On the Table

Woods & Waters Land Trust would like to invite you to be our guest at an On the Table event we are hosting at The Lancaster at 7pm on Wednesday, March 28.  Join us and other guests for a community conversation over coffee and cake and be part of an exciting day for Frankfort.  On March 28, thousands of people in schools, churches, meeting halls, and homes will gather to share their ideas and aspirations for how to make Frankfort and Franklin County a better place.   The results of these conversations will be used to inform decision making about the future of our community.  We hope that you will be part of this historic day for Frankfort and Franklin County.

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WWLT Poetry Reading
Feb
20
6:00 PM18:00

WWLT Poetry Reading

Woods & Waters Land Trust will host a Poetry Reading in downtown Frankfort at the Kentucky Coffeetree Cafe. Past, present, and future poet laureates will read, including Richard Taylor, Frederick Smock, Trina Peiffer, and Jeremy Paden. Please join us for an evening celebrating community and conservation with Kentucky poets.

To reserve a seat for this free event click here

 

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Landowner Meeting
Feb
1
5:30 PM17:30

Landowner Meeting

Woods & Waters Land Trust invites landowners to an open meeting on Thursday, February 1, 2018, at  5:30 pm, at the Kentucky Coffeetree Cafe, 235 West Broadway, Frankfort, KY.  Topics include the use of conservation easements to permanently protect land.

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Performance Excellence Committee
Jan
15
1:00 PM13:00

Performance Excellence Committee

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The Performance Excellence Committee will meet on Monday, January 15, 2018 at 1:00 pm,at the Woods and Waters Office, 612 Shelby Street, Frankfort, KY.

We will continue to work on compliance with the revised LTA Standards; on development of a Donor Privacy Policy; and on updating our Strategic Plan.

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Woods and Waters Land Trust Board Meeting
Jan
8
6:00 PM18:00

Woods and Waters Land Trust Board Meeting

The Woods and Waters Land Trust will conduct it's annual meeting of the Board of Directors on Monday, January 8, 2018, at 6:00 pm, at the Sower Board Room, Paul Sawyier Public Library, Frankfort, Kentucky.

Items for the agenda include reports from the Executive Director and committees; a review of goals and the strategic plan; budget priorities for 2018; and reviewing, approving, and signing our Conflict of Interest Policy.

This meeting is free and open to the public.

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Help keep the forest healthy!
Nov
11
1:00 PM13:00

Help keep the forest healthy!

We need your help!  We will be removing the pest plant bush honeysuckle to keep the forest healthy at this beautiful nature preserve.  We'll work in teams so if you have loppers - bring them!  For details and to register email deb@woodsandwaterstrust.org or call 502 209 6586

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Kentucky Land Trusts Coalition - Dinner Social
Oct
15
1:30 PM13:30

Kentucky Land Trusts Coalition - Dinner Social

Join your fellow land trust board members at this fun and free social event.

An optional hike begins at 1:30 pm, at the Visitors Center parking area, led by Beverly James, Floracliff Director. A suggested donation of $5-$10 will go directly to Floracliff Nature Sanctuary. We will visit the new tract of land and the historic camping lodge.

The main event begins at 3:00 pm. We will have time to socialize and get to know the staff and boards of our fellow land trusts. Dinner is at 4:30, provided by Athenian Grill, at no cost to KLTC/ WWLT board members. 

Please RSVP Mary Unterreiner at tbconservancy@gmail.com by 5 pm, Tuesday, October 10. Hope you can join us! 

More info on Kentucky Land Trusts Coalition here.

More info on Floracliff Nature Sanctuary here.

 

 

 

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