February 17th – Winterfest!  Trust Headquarters, 5:30 – 8:30 pm

Come celebrate winter in Maine with your friends at KCT!  Winterfest will feature a snowshoe race and cross country skiing on a groomed course lined with tiki torches.  You don’t have to race to get in on the fun, there will also be recreational snowshoeing, sledding and snowman making by the bonfire.  Food and cocoa will be on site to keep you warm!  The race is part of our Four Seasons of KCT series; proceeds will benefit our educational programs.  All welcome, free!

 

February 22nd - Live Animals and Tracking at KCT Headquarters, 1 pm

FUN & FREE family fun, can't beat that!
Tracking and live animals at KCT with the York Center for Wildlife. 
Come and Join us while you are on vacation in our snowy world!
Space is limited, email leia@kctoffice.org to register
 

February 28th - Browntail Moth Management and Avoidance lecture, Headquarters, 6pm

We are pleased to host the Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry at our headquarters for a short course on browntail moths.  This is especially important following recent infestations in Cape Porpoise Harbor.  The workshop will include the Biology behind the browntail moth • Management methods • Personal protection.

Free, Space is limited.  Pre-Registration is requested: To register, please go to maine.gov/healthylawns or call (207)287-2731

 

March 17th – Fridays by the Fire dinner series part 2, KCT Headquarters – 6pm

Intimate pop-up dinner series in the Great Room, featuring local Maine products.  Proceeds to benefit  the Kennebunkport Conservation Trust.  Gather at 6 PM for a professionally led tasting of local craft beers and/or select wine pairings.  At 6:30 pm, enjoy a 3-course dinner by Four Star Private Chef's (a division of Four Star Fresh pasta), with beverage pairing.  $75.00 pp each dinner; reserve a seat at all three dinners for $200.00.

A Coastal Ireland inspired St Patrick's Day Feast with plenty of merriment and music

Bang Island Mussels steamed in local beer and leeks

Poached Atlantic Salmon, Colcannon, and Dill butter sauce

Irish Whiskey cake with Stout Caramel and Whipped Cream

Beer and wine included

 

April 28th – Fridays by the Fire, dinner series part 3, KCT Headquarters – 6pm

Intimate pop-up dinner series in the Great Room, featuring local Maine products.  Proceeds to benefit  the Kennebunkport Conservation Trust.  Gather at 6 PM for a professionally led tasting of local craft beers and/or select wine pairings.  At 6:30 pm, enjoy a 3-course dinner by Four Star Private Chef's (a division of Four Star Fresh pasta), with beverage pairing.  $75.00 pp each dinner; reserve a seat at all three dinners for $200.00.

A Night at the Kasbah:  Family Style Moroccan Banquet

Orange and Radish Salad

Smoked Eggplant and Roasted Pepper Salad

Couscous with Seven Vegetables, Spicy Harissa

Chicken with Preserved Lemon and Olives

Anise cookies and Mint Tea

Beer and wine

 

July 18 – 20 – Summer camp, session 1

Mark your calendar now for our environmental summer camp!  This weeklong camp will split the session between the Kennebunkport Conservation Trust headquarters and Cocoons Day School in Kennebunk.  Details and registration will be announced this spring…..stay tuned!

 

August 14 - 18 - Summer camp, session 2

Mark your calendar now for our environmental summer camp!  This weeklong camp will split the session between the Kennebunkport Conservation Trust headquarters and Cocoons Day School in Kennebunk.  Details and registration will be announced this spring…..stay tuned!

 

August 20th – Summerfest!  KCT Headquarters

Join us for our third annual Summerfest event at our headquarters on Gravelly Brook Road!  The festivities will include trail races, a human foos ball tournament, lawn games, live music and great food!  Tickets and race registration coming soon!

 

October 8th – Trust Trail Fest!  KCT Headquarters

Lace up and get ready for the finals of our trail race series!  Run a 5K, 10K, half marathon or marathon on our beautiful trails that wind throughout Kennebunkport.  The festival also includes a kids fun run, prizes, live music and good eats!  Registration opening soon!

 

 

We are always adding more programs and events, please check back often, join our email list and be sure to like us on facebook for regular announcements!