summer is right around the corner! come celebrate outdoors or in with Act.

Get adventuring outdoors then come inside for some great learning with ACT. Get out for a walk in early June for our annual bird walk or come indoors for our “Dirt on Dirt: Bigger Better Compost” June speaker in mid June!

Keep an eye out for July events to go live. Our ‘Shoes & Brews℠ series in its regular slot will stay on the 2nd Saturday of every month. The Summer Speaker Series will not be on a regularly schedule day of the month so please be sure to mark your calendar so you don’t miss them.

Registrations for June events are live, scroll down for links and info. Be sure to come back often to find out more about our 2019 partners for walks and talks as well as where we’ll be headed for new trails and local brew spots to discover.


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June 2019

Saturday, June 8th, 7 - 9 AM
Lisbon, NH

Join us for ACT's annual bird walk on Saturday, June 8th from 7 - 9 a.m. in Lisbon! We’ll be out at an ACT property in Lisbon to see and hear the birds returning to our region including warblers, tanagers, vireos, and thrushes.

 ACT's Executive Director Rebecca Brown will lead the group and offer tips and tricks for bird identification. After the walk, anyone interested is invited to join Rebecca for breakfast at Polly’s Pancake Parlor in Sugar Hill.

For more info click on the image. Ready to register today? Click the button above! Registration is required - for your safety and enjoyment we must cap the walk at 15 participants; please be sure to pre-register ASAP.


Speaker Series: The Dirt on Dirt - Bigger Better Compost

Friday, June 14th, 6 - 7:30 PM
Franconia Town Hall, Franconia, NH

Join us at the Franconia Town Hall on Friday, June 14th, to learn what the benefits of composting on a town or community level could be and what it would take to make composting on a large scale a reality. Leading are special guest speakers from the Northeast Resource Recovery Association, Sarah McGraw and Cindy Sterling.

For more info click on the image. Ready to register today? Click the button above! Registration is not required but is appreciated to help for planning.

We’re working hard to plan events for this summer and fall please come back again soon to see what we have coming up starting in June. Have questions about registration, membership or otherwise? Please email Gal at or call the office at (603) 823-7777.

Show your love for the north country -

Becoming part of ACT helps protect your favorite places! Your membership dollars go toward protecting farmland, forests, clean water and clean air for everyone.  Year after year we work to make open spaces available to the public, to help keep farms productive, viable and close to home, and to protect our iconic and wondrous wildlife. Make a difference in your life as well as the lives future generations. Help keep the North Country a pristine working landscape.

Visit our Facebook page for wonderful photos of our past events, including our Cooley-Jericho Potluck and Hikes, Summer Nature Walks, 'Shoes & Brewsand Community Harvest Potluck.

You can help support our programs year-round by making a donation or becoming a member today. Click here for our easy online donation form, or call us at 603-823-7777 for more information. Our members make land conservation, education, and outdoor fun possible for the whole community.

Thank you!