Sippican Lands Trust News

Sippican Lands Trust’s 13th Open Space Beach Bash tickets are now available for purchase! The event will be held on July 25 from 5:00 to 9:00 pm at Silvershell Beach, rain or shine, and is open to all!

Festivities will include a tasty Southern Barbeque by Preppy Pig BBQ, jammin’ music by Paneubean Steel Band, face painting by Handi Mandi and Capt Jack, magician and balloon entertainer for the kids and young at heart! A cash bar will be available serving wine, beer, soda and water.

Ticket prices are as follows: Adult BBQ (BBQ Chicken and Pulled Pork) $25, Vegetarian Option (Smoked Seasonal Vegetables) $20, and Child’s Option (Hotdog and Mac ‘n Cheese) $10. All meals include coleslaw, cornbread, corn on the cob, watermelon, and cookies.

Tickets can be purchased online at, at the SLT office located next to Uncle Jon’s, the Marion General Store and the Bookstall. All tickets must be purchased in advance and if ordered online or mailed in, they will be held at the entrance of the event.

Please consider becoming a Patron ($350 includes three adult meal tickets and three drink tickets), a Sponsor ($250 includes two adult meal tickets and two drink tickets) or a Friend ($150 included one adult meal ticket and one drink ticket) of the event.

Founded in 1974, the Sippican Lands Trust strives to acquire, protect and steward natural areas in Marion. Its purpose is to conserve land, protect habitat and offer public access to the beautiful, protected lands of our town. Currently, our main focus is improving our events and educational outreach programs for nature lovers of all ages!

Please do not hesitate to contact Executive Director Robin Shields with any questions at 508-748-3080 or

The Sippican Lands Trust is also proud to announce our Sunrise Yoga series. This series will focus on health and nature and will be held on the Brainard Marsh property. This is a scenic waterfront property that will provide a tranquil background for the yoga experience.

Our guest instructor is Angela Curry. Angela is a certified Kripalu instructor. Kripalu – which means compassion – is a form of yoga that teaches basic yoga postures and introduces the concepts of breath work.

Angela will be leading all three of the yoga sessions. She has been studying/teaching yoga for over a decade and teaches regularly at Yoga on Union in New Bedford.

Please join us to experience this beautiful landscape with the expert instruction of Ms. Curry.

The sessions are scheduled for: June 29, 9:00 am; July 13, 9:00 am; August 24, 9:00 am. Brainard Marsh is located off of Delano Road, Marion. Parking is limited, so please car pool if you can. For added comfort, please bring some water and a mat. For further information or questions, please contact the Sippican Lands Trust office at 508-748-3080 or email Visit us on Facebook or at

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