Kids and families are invited to come fly a kite on Sept. 10 at the Beech Hill Preserve in Rockport. Photo by Jeremy Pratt.

CAMDEN — Back by popular demand, Coastal Mountains Land Trust will host Kites and Ice Cream, an end of summer favorite. Come fly a kite on Saturday, Sept. 10 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Beech Hill Preserve in Rockport. This fun event is free and open to the public, but preregistration is required. Free kites will be provided to registered children, along with a coupon for a complimentary ice cream cone (ice cream will also be for sale for all of you big kids). Please leave pets at home for this child-packed day of fun.

To register, go to and look for the big pink Kites-and-Ice-cream registration button. An adult must accompany participating children throughout the event. In the event of inclement weather, Kites & Ice cream will take place on Sunday, Sept. 18.