Land trust to hold Warren programs
The Warren Land Trust has announced two programs, a hike and lunch, and the Housatonic Heritage Walk 2017.
A hike and harvest lunch to benefit the land trust is set for Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Festivities will take place at the home of Adil and Zarinna Mulla, 164 Melius Road.
The hike, which will run from 10 a.m. to noon, will be approximately two miles over uneven, rolling terrain, covering sites of natural, ecological and historical interest.
Participants should wear appropriate footwear and outdoor attire, and insect repellent is suggested.
Lunch will be served from noon to 2 p.m.
Guests can attend the hike, the lunch or both.
In the event of rain, the hike will take place Oct. 1 from 10 a.m. to noon, but the lunch will be on Saturday.
Tickets are limited; cost is $25 for adults, $5 for children 10 to 15. To purchase, visit the land trust’s website, warrenlandtrust.org. Remaining tickets can be purchased at the door; email firstname.lastname@example.org for availability.
The Housatonic Heritage Walk 2017 will include a hike and a program about Warren’s role in America’s Cold War defense network Sept. 17 at 10 a.m. at the old anti-missile defense radar station at Above All State Park.
The event is co-sponsored by the land trust at the Warren Historical Society.
The radar tower was built as part of Bell Laboratories’ Project Nik anti-aircraft missile system.
The hike is easy and short along a grassy path.
Registration is required by emailing email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.