Read. Think. Engage.
Join our inaugural Community Read.
We invite you to read with us Aldo Leopold’s A Sand County Almanac—together with local libraries and community partners, we will explore the book’s ideas about environmental conservation, land stewardship, and community engagement.
Aldo Leopold, A Sand County Almanac, first published in 1949
Community Read Book Chats
Register to join our Land Stewards Tom Brightman and Bill Haldeman for one of our Community Read Book Chats to discuss land, legacy, and community, as well as how A Sand County Almanac has influenced our work and practices at Longwood.
*By registering for a Book Chat, you will receive a copy of A Sand County Almanac in the mail with your confirmation. You will receive a copy of Aldo Leopold: His Life and Work by Curt Meine during the event.
Lecture: Conservation in Our Community
April 12, 7:00–9:00 pm, Free with Gardens Admission
Meet Curt Meine, author of Aldo Leopold: His Life and Work, who has spent most of his career studying Leopold’s lifelong approach to conservation. Learn about current and future conservation efforts in our region and beyond during an engaging panel discussion featuring local thought leaders. A complimentary dessert reception follows the event.