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HLCT Annual Meeting

  The Hingham Land Conservation Trust 2013 Annual Meeting will be held Thursday, June 13, at 6:30 pm in the Niles Courtyard at the Hingham Public Library. The Niles Courtyard was named for Mary Niles, a generous benefactor of the HLCT and many other cultural organizations in Hingham. Marc Mazzarelli, the project’s Landscape Architect, will […]

Chairman’s Letter

In addition to planning our festive party, for which we are so grateful to our hosts Monique and Philip Lehner, the trustees of HLCT spent our 40th year looking ahead to our needs for the future as a small non-profit organization in an increasingly busy and complicated world. To this end, following on our previous […]

Honored as School Partner

HLCT Receives Hingham Public Schools Community Partner Designation HLCT was recently designated a Hingham Public Schools Community Partner in recognition of collaboration with fifth grade science teachers to use the HLCT map, Parklands for the Public, to foster awareness and interest in natural areas in Hingham.    As the school year commenced, three hundred of our […]

Hingham Journal Reports Garden Party a Big Success

Photo Caption: Hingham Land Conservation Trust President Katharine Reardon, center, presents gifts to HLCT’s founding trustees Sally Goodrich, left, and Will Ertman at a recent party celebrating the Trust’s 40th anniversary. PHOTO/CAROL BRITTON MEYER Author: Carol Britton Meyer; A garden party to celebrate the Hingham Land Conservation Trust’s 40th anniversary drew a large crowd. Monique and […]

Hingham’s 375th Anniversary

This fifth edition builds on the work of others over the past forty years. In 1970, the Hingham Conservation Commission published a charming freehand map of Hingham today also has many more miles of roads; however for visual simplicity the base map for “Parklands for the Public” continues to be the 1974 highway map. Do […]