Tag: Events

Howl-O-Ween! at Ooms, Oct 30

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Photo Alyssa Scarcella

The Columbia Land Conservancy is hosting a Halloween party for people and their pups on October 30. Put your pooch in their best attire and head over to Ooms for an evening of fun.  The CLC will have treats, a doggy photo booth, and a costume contest. Winner gets a goody bag of dog-related treats from the CLC store. Drop in at any time.

DATE/TIME:
Wednesday, October 30, 2019 / 4:30 – 6pm

LOCATION:
Ooms Conservation Area
480 Rock City Road
Chatham, NY 12037

COST/REGISTRATION:
Free
Registration requested so CLC can notify you in the event of a cancellation.

MORE:
http://clctrust.org
facebook.com/ColumbiaLandConservancy
instagram.com/clctrust

Columbia Land Conservancy Inc.
49 Main Street Chatham, NY
info@clctrust.org
518.392.5252

 

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Columbia Land Conservancy Guided Walk at Borden’s Pond Conservation Area, Oct 12

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The Columbia Land Conservancy invites you to fall for fall on a guided walk at Borden’s Pond Conservation Area this Saturday. CLC educators will be on hand to teach you more about how to identify local trees. There will be a follow-up trip to Borden’s in January and compare the fall trees with their winter counterparts.

DATE/TIME:
Saturday, October 12, 2019 / 10am – 12pm

LOCATION:
Borden’s Pond Conservation Area
1628 Route 203
Chatham, NY 12037

COST/REGISTRATION:
Free
Registration required so CLC can be in touch in event of cancellation. Visit https://clctrust.org to register.

MORE:
http://clctrust.org
facebook.com/ColumbiaLandConservancy
instagram.com/clctrust

49 Main Street Chatham, NY
info@clctrust.org
518.392.5252

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Columbia Land Conservancy’s Sip & Stroll Series: Bats and Brews at Harris Conservation Area, Oct 3

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The Columbia Land Conservancy continues their Sip and Stroll Series with ‘Bats and Brews’ at Harris Conservation Area on Thursday, October 3.

Enjoy a beer and a casual, guided walk around Harris Conservation Area. The Harris property includes 1.9 miles of trails on 76 acres of land. There are a number of different ledges on the property, creating excellent bat habitat.

DATE/TIME:
Thursday, October 3, 2019 / 5:30pm – 7pm

LOCATION:
Harris Conservation Area
105 Bloody Hollow Road
Austerlitz, NY 12037

COST/REGISTRATION:
Free!
Registration is required so that the CLC can be in touch in the event of a cancellation. Visit https://clctrust.org to register.

MORE:
http://clctrust.org
facebook.com/ColumbiaLandConservancy
Columbia Land Conservancy Inc.
49 Main Street Chatham, NY
info@clctrust.org
518.392.5252

 

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The 11th Annual Chatham Area Farm Tour, Sep 29

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The Chatham Agricultural Partnership (CAP), the Columbia Land Conservancy, and the farmers of Chatham present the Chatham Area Farm Tour 2019 on Saturday, September 28.

2019 is the eleventh annual self-guided bike and car tour that invites the public to visit farms in the Chatham area. Visitors will get to see the diverse face of farming in northern Columbia County, with horse, dairy, sheep, cattle, maple syrup, wine, and produce farms. There will also be stands open, many with local farm products to purchase.

This year’s tour is co-sponsored by the Columbia Land Conservancy and visitors will learn about the important roles the organization plays in the farmland of Columbia County.

Photography & Video/Film Contest

The CAP is also sponsoring a photography and video/film contest for images taken on the farms during the tour with 3 Divisions – Child (under 10), Youth (ages 11-16), and Adult (ages 17+).

Instructions for the contest:

  • Images and films should be taken on September 28th between 10-4, on one of the participating farms.
  • Photographs should be emailed to chathamkeepfarming@gmail.com. JPEG files less than 3MB would be appreciated.
  • Videos/Films should be uploaded to DropBox, (please email chathamkeepfarming@gmail.com for uploading instructions). Videos/Films should be less than 5 minutes.
  • Please include your name, age, phone number and email address along with your submission.
  • No more than 3 submissions per person.
  • Submissions must be made by October 13th.

The winning photographs and films will be displayed in the Columbia Land Conservancy window on Main St. in Chatham, on the Chatham Keep Farming Website and Instagram account, and will be displayed and shown at the Farm Film Festival in Chatham. (March 2019)

Farms on the tour include

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Grimaldi Farm
Hudson-Chatham Winery
Maple Leaf Sugaring
Jersey Meadow Farm
Little Ghent Farm
Kinderhook Farm
The Berry Farm
Staron’s Farm Stand
Equine Advocates Rescue & Sanctuary
Highland Farm
Little Book Farm
Raven & Board
Dog Wood Farm & Rock City Mushrooms
Buttonwood Hollow Farm
Red Rock Farm
Hawthorne Valley Farm
High & Mighty Farm
The Barn at Miller’s Crossing

DATE/TIME:
Saturday, September 28, 2019 / 10am – 4pm

LOCATIONS:
Visit chathamkeepfarming.org/FarmTour.html to download the Farm Map, and see the full list of Participating Farms and Markets.

ADMISSION:
Free

MORE:
chathamkeepfarming.org/FarmTour.html
chathamkeepfarming.org

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Columbia Land Conservancy’s Om at Ooms w/ Supersoul Yoga, Aug 22

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Join the Columbia Land Conservancy for yoga in the great outdoors with Supersoul Yoga.

Classes are suitable for all levels, and take place near Sutherland Pond. Proceeds benefit Supersoul and CLC.

DATE/TIME:
Thursday, August 22, 2019 / 6pm – 7pm

LOCATION:
Ooms Conservation Area
480 Rock City Road
Chatham, NY 12037

COST/REGISTRATION:
Suggested Donation: $10 – $15
Register and make your donation on the Supersoul website.

MORE:
http://clctrust.org
facebook.com/ColumbiaLandConservancy

Columbia Land Conservancy Inc.
49 Main Street Chatham, NY
info@clctrust.org
518.392.5252

 

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