While our regular spring schedule of events was canceled due to COVID-19, we are moving forward with plans to restart in-person, outdoor events this summer. All 2020 LELT events will take current guidance from state and local officials into consideration in order to protect the health of everyone in our community. Precautions include physical distancing, limiting the number of participants, required pre-registration, and wearing masks when distancing is not possible. All events are subject to cancellation and/or changes.

Please see event details below and register prior to attending an event.

June 2020
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
May 31, 2020 June 1, 2020

Pondicherry Lunch Walk - CANCELED

Pondicherry Lunch Walk - CANCELED
June 2, 2020 June 3, 2020 June 4, 2020 June 5, 2020 June 6, 2020

National Trails Day - Canceled

National Trails Day - Canceled
June 7, 2020 June 8, 2020 June 9, 2020 June 10, 2020 June 11, 2020 June 12, 2020 June 13, 2020
June 14, 2020 June 15, 2020 June 16, 2020 June 17, 2020 June 18, 2020 June 19, 2020 June 20, 2020

Summer Solstice Hike - CANCELED

Summer Solstice Hike - CANCELED
June 21, 2020 June 22, 2020 June 23, 2020 June 24, 2020 June 25, 2020 June 26, 2020 June 27, 2020
June 28, 2020 June 29, 2020 June 30, 2020 July 1, 2020 July 2, 2020 July 3, 2020 July 4, 2020

All outdoor events are subject to weather conditions and/or date changes. Events will be postponed or cancelled when dangerous conditions or severe weather are forecasted. For more information, please contact (207) 647-4352, stewardship@lelt.org for updates.

For hikes and work days, always wear appropriate clothing and footwear for the weather conditions and varied terrain. Please bring water and snacks with you. Obedient dogs on leashes are welcome at LELT events unless specified. “Like” us on Facebook for more information on upcoming events!

2020 Calendar of Events

Pondicherry Lunch Walk – CANCELED due to hot weather.
Monday, July 20, 12:30 – 1:15/1:30pm
Pondicherry Park, Bridgton

The group will decide on a route based on ability, interest level, and time constraints. Attend one walk or come every time, it’s up to you! Meet at the Depot St Parking Lot Kiosk at 12:30pm. RSVP required (email Maggie at membership@lelt.org) 

Please Note: Masks are required, as physical distancing can sometime be difficult along the trail. Exemptions will be made for those with medical conditions.


Pondicherry Lunch Walk
Monday, August 3, 12:30 – 1:15/1:30pm
Pondicherry Park, Bridgton

The group will decide on a route based on ability, interest level, and time constraints. Attend one walk or come every time, it’s up to you! Meet at the Depot St Parking Lot Kiosk at 12:30pm. RSVP required (email Maggie at membership@lelt.org).

Please Note: Masks are required, as physical distancing can sometime be difficult along the trail. Exemptions will be made for those with medical conditions.


Acoustic Sunset with Bruce Marshall
Wednesday, August 5 6:00 PM
Narramissic Farm

A redux of last year’s celebration of the conservation of Peabody-Fitch Woods.We’re excited to welcome back local (and LELT) favorite Bruce Marshall for a third Acoustic Sunset concert. A tireless performer with great originals, an expressive, soulful voice and accompanying guitar style on acoustic and steel dobro, he’s earned a reputation as one of New England’s best. Bruce has opened for the likes of BB King and most recently, Jay Leno. Bring chairs, blankets, and a picnic! Proceeds to benefit Peabody-Fitch Woods and the Bridgton Historical Society. 

Registration is required. Please note: This event will be live streamed. Suggested donation: $10/adult

** Subject to change pending State of Maine Guidelines


Acoustic Sunset with Christine & Moe
Saturday, August 15 6:00 PM
Hacker’s Hill

Registration is required. Please note: This event will be live streamed. Suggested donation: $10/adult

** Subject to change pending State of Maine Guidelines


Pondicherry Lunch Walk
Monday, August 17, 12:30 – 1:15/1:30pm
Pondicherry Park, Bridgton

The group will decide on a route based on ability, interest level, and time constraints. Attend one walk or come every time, it’s up to you! Meet at the Depot St Parking Lot Kiosk at 12:30pm. RSVP required (email Maggie at membership@lelt.org).

Please Note: Masks are required, as physical distancing can sometime be difficult along the trail. Exemptions will be made for those with medical conditions.


Maine Outdoor Film Festival
August 21st, 8pm – 10pm
Hacker’s Hill Preserve, Casco

Join LELT and the Maine Outdoor Film Festival for an evening of Outdoor Films, shown outdoors at Hacker’s Hill Preserve.

Registration required. Suggested donation: $10/adult


33rd Annual Meeting
Sunday, August 23rd, 5pm
Wherever you are!

LELT’s 33rd annual meeting will be virtual this year. Tune into a video presentation on Sunday, August 23rd to hear about new projects and initiatives, and elect officers. The video will be available for viewing for a week after the 23rd as well. You are invited to submit questions and discussion topics via an online form on our website . Paper ballots to elect officers will be mailed or emailed to all LELT members prior to the event.

This event is free, however registration is required. Call 207-647-4352 or visit www.lelt.org/annualmeeting.


Hawk Migration Watch
September 5  9:00AM – 12:00PM
Hacker’s Hill Preserve, Casco

Dick Anderson, former Director of the Maine Audubon, brings his enthusiasm for the southern hawk migration back to Hacker’s Hill. The ideal conditions for migrating hawks are a northwest breeze with clear skies. Bring your comfy chair, binoculars, water and snacks. In the past, many species of hawks have been observed along with bald eagles and osprey. Please park in the “Event Parking” area to the right of the summit.