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Letter from the Executive Director July 2014

Spring has run into summer and we are enjoying the lazy, hazy days of July. Mother nature has left her mark with some strong storms -- but minimal damage on the…

Two Events at Millport: Watershed Awareness Day and Fly on the Run

The annual Watershed Awareness Day with fifth graders from Warwick School District was a wonderful day of exploration and learning for the students. They visited various stations throughout Millport, learning about…

F&M Mosquito Research at Millport

Millport is in partnership with Franklin & Marshall College, and students and faculty often use our facilities for important research. Here's an update from Joshua Evan Finkel '15, who is investigating…

Clean Air, Clean Water: PIT and Millport Conservancy

For many years the Millport Conservancy has been at the heart of Franklin & Marshall College's freshman pre-orientation program, PIT, the enrichment program for those entering Franklin & Marshall. PIT couples…

See Millport in Turkey Hill's TV Ads!

Turkey Hill Diaries, based in Conestoga, Pa., recently completed two new commercials that feature Lancaster County in the background. In both commercials, there are scenes from Millport!  In the ice cream…

What is "permaculture"?

"Permaculture is a philosophy of working with, rather than against, nature; of protracted and thoughtful observation rather than protracted and thoughtless labor; and of looking at plants and animals in all…

The Annual Bird Count

The Pennsylvania Annual Migration Count (PAMC) was established to gather yearly data on migratory bird populations, and to help answer some fundamental questions regarding their distribution throughout Pennsylvania. It is an…

Letter from the Executive Director April 2014

Despite the blanket of white still covering most of the property, we had an extraordinary season of giving, and we are very grateful. Our calendar remains full.


The ExtraOrdinary Give

Thank you to everyone who supported Millport by giving during Lancaster County Community Foundation's Second Annual ExtraOrdinary Give!


Calendar of Events

Second Saturday of Every Month – 10 a.m. Nathan Carlos Rupley's Edible Plant Walk Friday to Sunday, April 11-13 Linden Hall 19th Annual Student Art Show at Millport, open to the…