History Walk at The Stella Niagara Preserve 

Saturday, August 27 from 3:00 to 5:00 pm

We are excited to announce a special history walk at the Stella Niagara Preserve in Lewiston. Our guide will be Karen Noonan, member of the Town of Porter Historical Society and the Youngstown Heritage Tours and Tourism Committee. The preserve is located on the Niagara County Historic Trail and is part of the Niagara Falls National Heritage Area. We invite you to come and learn about the Haudenosaunee, Franciscan, and War of 1812 history at our newest nature preserve!

Tickets cost $25 and all proceeds will support the work of the Western New York Land Conservancy. Space is limited, so buy your tickets now!

How Trees Talk to Each Other

Don’t miss this incredible Ted Talk from ecologist Suzanne Simard. Suzanne’s 30 years of research have led to an astounding discovery!

Trees communicate with one another all the time – and sometimes over vast distances!

Watch this video and gain a new appreciation for forests as communities.

25th Anniversary Gala Tickets – now available!

Tickets are now available for our 25th Anniversary Gala. The Gala will take place on Wednesday, September 21 in the Golden Ballroom at Statler City in Buffalo and will feature celebrity emcee Steve Tasker, live gypsy jazz music by The Hot Club of Buffalo, cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, dinner, dessert, awards, and an exciting live auction presented by Cash Cunningham. Auction prizes include getaways to New Zealand, Niagara-on-the-Lake, East Aurora, and a secluded Lake Erie Beachfront property; a day-long fishing charter; local art; a cruise on the lower Niagara River; and much more.

Tickets are $160 per person or $220 for patrons who will be recognized in the program. You may also purchase a full table for 10 for $1,440 or 12 for $1,760. Contact the Land Conservancy at (716) 687-1225 or info@wnylc.org to make reservations.