Events and Programs

RRCT 400 Footer Club: Ten destinations for 2020

RRCT 400 Footer Club, Self-Guided (Free).  Join our RRCT 400 Footer Club by conquering ten destinations on your own (self-guided, self-led) or join staffed and volunteer excursions to the same destinations through other events and programs described in tabs below.  Win a badge, and post your adventures at #RRCT400FooterClub  RRCT 400 Footer Club details and map pack here.

Rain or Shine Club: Self-led during Spring 2020
Rain or Shine Club, typically every Thursday morning at 10 am, but self-led and flexible during Spring 2020 is a free program to help you experience your neighborhood in new ways and learn where to explore across town. We visit different places each week across our service area: Yarmouth, North Yarmouth, Pownal, New Gloucester,  Durham, Gray, and Auburn.

Details and schedule here

Trail Crew: Solo Tasks Spring 2020

Trail Crew each Wednesday at 10 am (replaced by solo tasks Spring 2020) is a volunteer program each Wednesday (and as scheduled) working on RRCT trails and preserves — and helping support trail partnerships — in Yarmouth, North Yarmouth, Pownal, New Gloucester, Durham, Gray, and Auburn.  Details and schedule here.

Postponed: 5th Annual Run of the Royal Corporate Canoe Challenge

Stay tuned for the new rescheduled date for RRCT’s signature Run of the Royal canoe relay race in Yarmouth — popular for spectators, paddlers, and vendors. The paddling events all at Yarmouth History Center on East Elm Street, followed by celebrations at Maine Beer Company in Freeport. Details here.

August 13, 2020 (Thursday evening): 3rd Annual RRCT Celebrates!

Join us for our signature annual summer fundraiser, celebrating our conservation successes. Learn more.

September 22, 2020 (Tuesday at 5:30 pm): Annual Meeting of the Membership & Board

Typically along-side a regular board meeting, our business-like annual meetings include the election of new directors and new officers. Unique issues like bylaw changes or disposition of conservation interests — if proposed — will benefit from specific notice to all members.  We welcome attendance and voting by any RRCT member, defined as any recent donor of $35.00 or more.  If you’re interested in how we recruit board members — for yourself or others — please view this RRCT recruiting web page.

February 2021 (Saturday evening, Free): 9th Annual Pisgah Hill Full Moon Trek

February 2021 (Saturday Evening, Free)

4:00 pm to 7:00 pm

9th Annual Pisgah Hill Full Moon Trek

74 Dougherty Road, New Gloucester

Free! Join us for our signature event with a bonfire at the summit.

 More information here