Upcoming Events

MHLC's 20 Preserve Challenge

All year long!

All MHLC Preserves

Take the 20 Preserve Challenge! Visit all 20 MHLC Preserves (we’re at 22 now!) to receive a limited edition sticker.


MHLC Book Discussion Group: Spring 2023 date TBA

Zoom Meeting

Join us for engaging discussions about conservation and the environment! Register to become a member of the Book Discussion Group. Our next meeting will be on Zoom in March of 2023. A new book will be selected soon!


Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Info Session

Friday, February 17, 2023

12:00 - 1:00 PM

Webinar (Registration also includes 2/19 hike at Hollyhock Hollow Sanctuary.)

Stewardship Coordinator Marshall Lefebvre will be offering a webinar to discuss the basics of HWA, updates on the status of Eastern Hemlocks in New York State, and what you can do about it. Details will be given on citizen science opportunities, treatment options, and the MHLC strategy for managing hemlocks across our preserves. A follow-up guided hike at the beautiful Hollyhock Hollow Sanctuary on 2/19/23 at 10 AM to observe HWA in action and practice identification skills is included.


Nature Inspired Weaving Workshop

Saturday, February 18, 2023

1:00- 3:00 PM

First United Methodist Church, 428 Kenwood Ave, Delmar

Learn the meditative art of tapestry weaving to create a textured textile reminiscent of a mossy patch of forest floor. The weaving will be made permanently on a wooden frame for you to take home and display! (Registration will include a $10 supply fee.)