Good to Know

Calendar of Events

June 5, 2015: HLT Annual Forum - Insects in the Garden: Friend, Foe, or Escargot? with professional gardener, Pam Gilpin, Hartland School, 7:00 pm.

June 6, 2015: CT Trails Day. Hurricane Brook Trail off Rt 20 with Steve Emmons, 9 am - 11 am.

July 11, 2015: Deadline for submissions for the 2016 Hartland Land Trust calendar. Information at right.

September 28, 2015: Speaker series - Chestnuts with Dr. Sandra Anagnostakis of the CT Agricultural Experiment Station (CAES). Hartland School, 7:30 pm.

October 20, 2015: Third Annual HLT Fundraiser at Flatbread Pizza,
5-9 p.m. Canton, CT.

November 23, 2015: Speaker series - Bees with Kimberly Stoner of CAES. Hartland School, 7:30 pm.


What's new with the HLT:

  • The 2015 edition of our newsletter is now available. (PDF, 1.5 MB)
  • We've once again updated our DEEP Forestry page with the latest from David Irvin, Forester, CT DEEP.
  • The first ever Hartland Land Trust photo calendar ($15) is available for sale at the Hartland Town Hall, during their hours of operation: http://www.hartlandct.org. You can also buy online, along with Hartland Land Trust caps: http://hartlandlandtrust.org/contact.htm.
  • Our 2015 photo calendar was such a success that we are planning another one for 2016.

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  • Hartland Middle School, in collaboration with the Hartland Land Trust, is participating in the Salmon-in-Schools project for the third year.
  • Thanks to a new grant from the Farmington River Coordinating Committee, the program is being expanded into the Grade 3 classroom for the 2014-2015 school year.
  • New link: https://sites.google.com/site/hartlandsalmoninschools/




Some photos from the HLT Annual Forum, featuring Gerri Griswold and spiny friend, New One.

Skull and crafts. Gerri Griswold and Sue Murray, with HLT baseball caps.

New--link to local organic farm: The Grassy Knoll Farm.
Check them out online or visit their Farm Store for naturally grown and handmade items.



  • PLEASE NOTE: New mailing address for the Hartland Land Trust!

    P.O. Box 12
    East Hartland, CT

    New email: hartlandCTlandtrust@gmail.com

  • Download a membership form and join the Hartland Land Trust today!
  • Read about how the Hartland Land Trust is supporting the Salmon in Schools project at the Hartland School.
  • Sorry, but the Moose Tee-Shirts are no longer available for sale.  The Hartland land trust thanks everyone for supporting us in this fundraising endeavor. Please look for "Hartland" signs hand-crafted by Kris Anderson that will be sold at many of our events.
  • Visit our DEEP Forestry Information page, brought to you by Dave Irvin, Forester with the CT DEEP. The most recent entry was added on April 26, 2015.

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