Faulkner’s Light Brigade
The Faulkner’s Light Brigade (FLB) was formed as a commission of the Guilford Preservation Alliance in 1991. Its fundamental mission was to investigate the ways and means of saving the historic Faulkner’s Island Lighthouse and the island itself from threatening erosion in the east embankment.
Faulkner’s Island Light has been waging a war with nature. Erosion has been eating away at the bluff the lighthouse stands on at a rate of at least six inches per year, so that the tower now stands about 35 feet from the brink. In 1991, to try to save the venerable structure, the nonprofit Faulkner’s Light Brigade was founded as a commission of the Guilford Preservation Alliance. The Faulkner’s Light Brigade now has about 1,000 members. The rescue of Faulkner’s Island Light is well underway, but the Faulkner’s Light Brigade still needs your support. Learn more…
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Tuesday February 16, Guilford Free Library
Casting for a Variety of Fish around the World
Madison resident and lobsterman Andy Weaver will share personal stories of the challenges he’s faced over the years fishing and lobstering in Long Island Sound and beyond. He will also discuss the poor state of the lobster harvest in CT and challenges faced by fishermen.
Final program in 3 part series Tuesday, March 15: “Sea of No Plastic: Student Presentation on “Using Art to Share Learning” with Joe Bernier.