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Al Pless Memorial Bike Ride

On May 17th, 2014, Athens Land Trust celebrated the life of Al Pless, who devoted much of his life to supporting ALT. Al was a passionate cyclist and lover of life. It was a beautiful day and many people joined in the rides and celebration party at Ted’s Most Best. ALT would like to thank […]

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Double Dollars Dinner

The Double Dollars Dinner was held on April 27, 2014 at The National Restaurant with Chef Peter Dale. The proceeds will be used  for the doubling of Federal and State nutrition benefits.      

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GreenFest Awards

GreenFest is a community-wide celebration of the environment and Earth Day, and the Awards Ceremony is an inspiring event that acknowledges the efforts of local citizens and groups. The GreenFest Awards Ceremony was held on April 17, 2014. ALT presented the Donor of the Year Award, the Community Garden of the Year Award, and the […]

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Up-country Oyster Roast

ALT celebrated more than 3,000 acres protected in 2013  along the banks of the  Appalachee River.  Charlie Phillips, owner of Sapelo Sea Farms,  provided oysters harvested from  the waters around Sapelo Island. Guests enjoyed hearing from the landowners and others that helped in these efforts.      

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12th Annual MLK Jr. Day of Service

Athens Land Trust would like to thank everyone for their help on MLK Jr. Day of Service and working to fulfill Dr. King’s wish for a beloved community. The Athens Land Trust hosted three well attended volunteer project sites; Ruth Street Farm, West Broad Market Garden and Hill Chapel Baptist Church. The West Broad Market […]

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6th Annual Harvest Moon Dinner

The sixth annual Harvest Moon Dinner to benefit the Athens Land Trust was held on Saturday, October 19, 2013. The Harvest Moon Dinner was created as an intimate dinner among friends celebrating the landscapes of our community with great food and wine. This year’s event featured Chef Peter Dale of The National and Dean Neff, […]

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Terrapin Sustainability Movement

A Rainbow of a Day by S. Bergamo The Athens Land Trust participated in the Terrapin Beer Company’s 1st Annual Sustainability Movement, an outdoor function held at Terrapin on Saturday, June 29th. Terrapin’s goal for the event, “to simplify the term ‘sustainability’ and present it to the public in a way that is easy to […]

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3rd Annual Riding for a Reason

Athens Land Trust Riding for a Reason was held on Saturday, May 18th and was a beautiful day for a bike ride. The Athens Land Trust would like to thank the riders and sponsors for another great Riding for a Reason!   The Rackley Family & Chris Nichols              

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