2022 Passing It On

2022 Passing It On

Thursday August 11, 2022 | 10:00 AM

Details: Would you like to preserve the place that you love for future generations? Passing It On is a forum discussing strategies on how to transfer family property to subsequent generations. Squam property owners will share their challenges and solutions. You will also hear from a professional advisor. Co-sponsored by NH Preservation Alliance.

Refreshments from Squam Lake Marketplace.

Space is limited. Please RSVP to

When: Thursday August 11, 2022 | 10:00 AM
Where: Holderness Free Library
866 US Rte 3
Holderness, NH 03245

A Night with the Stars

A Night with the Stars

Monday August 15, 2022 | 9:00 PM

Join Dan Reidy at Doublehead picnic area for an astronomy lesson. We will provide telescopes or you can bring your own. Arrive at the viewing area in time to see the lights go out around Squam at 9:00pm. Space is limited so register early by emailing

Let’s get the entire Squam watershed to switch off all lights once again. Turn off the lights. Turn up the quiet. It will be a time to remember! Share your stories at #squamlakes

Want to learn more about the night skies in New Hampshire? Click here

Co-sponsored by the Squam Lakes Conservation Society, Squam Lakes Association, and Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Annual Meeting

Annual Meeting

Saturday August 20, 2022 | 10:00 AM

Join us In-person for SLCS’ Annual Meeting at:
Willoughby Ridge Farm
60 Willoughby Ridge Rd
Holderness, NH 03245

Directions: Heading north on Rte 113 in Holderness for 3.8 miles, then take a left onto Willoughby Ridge Farm Rd. From Sandwich, head south on Rte 113 for 7.9 miles then turn right onto Willoughby Ridge Farm Rd.

Arrive early at 9:30AM for complimentary coffee and cider donuts from John Moulton of Moulton Farm.

Election of Officers and Directors 

Officers (1year):
  • President: Chris Grant
  • Vice President: Peter Gross
  • Vice President: Anne Lovett
  • Treasurer: Dave Martin
  • Secretary: Martin Carmichael
Directors (3 years):
  • Chris Grant
  • Martin Carmichael
  • Leo Dwyer
  • Susan Gutchess
  • Bill Nesheim (new)
Beebe River Bell-Ringing Ceremony

Beebe River Bell-Ringing Ceremony

Saturday August 20, 2022 | 4:00 PM

Join us as we celebrate the completion of a multi-year, multi-organization effort to protect 6,395 acres of the Beebe River Tract in the Squam Uplands.
Walk or bike on the grade road along the Beebe River to get to Bridge #3.

When: Saturday August 20, 2022 at 4:00PM
Location: Bridge #3 on the Grade Road between Eastern Corners in Campton and Sandwich Notch Road along the Beebe River.

Click here for map and directions