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Friday, September 21, 2018
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Midcoast Conservancy and Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District will host a Gravel Roads Workshop on the best methods for gravel road construction and maintenance on Wednesday, October 10, at the Jefferson Fire Station. . . .
  • Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District, whose mission is to provide assistance to the community in conservation of land and water resources, has openings on its five-member Board of Supervisors. The volunteer board has . . .
  • Final Union Farmers Market of the Season September 28 —
    The final Union Farmers Market of the season will be held on Friday, September 28, from 3 to 6 p.m. on Union Common. The “Harvest Time” market offers a chance to stock up for winter — meat, maple syrup, pumpkins, potatoes . . .
  • The public is invited to shop for gently used clothing at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Rockland, 345 Broadway, on Friday, September 28, from 5 to 7 p.m., and Saturday, September 29, from 8 a.m. to noon. Clothing, shoes and . . .
  • First National Bank branches will be collecting items for local food pantries September 24 through October 5. The public is invited to drop off nonperishable food items at any local branch. Items currently needed include . . .
  • Homeowners, family farms, and greenhouses can dispose of unusable pesticides through the free Obsolete Pesticide Collection sponsored by the Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry’s Board of Pesticides Control . . .
  • “I Love Food” Grads Named; Celebrity Chefs Needed at Game Loft
    The Game Loft in Belfast introduced the I Love Food program this summer to expand on the nutritious meals served there daily and allow young people to create their own healthy meals. Run by retired chefs Sally Lewis-Lamonica and Charlie . . .
  • Common Ground Fair Tickets on Sale
    Tickets for MOFGA’s (Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Associa- tion) 2018 Common Ground Country Fair in Unity are on sale until September 16 at retail outlets throughout Maine and online through Brown Paper Tickets. . . .
  • Deadline Nears for Ordering Window Inserts —
    According to the 2019 Farmer’s Almanac, the coming winter is expected to bring “arctic air, blustery, bitter winds, sharp drops in temperature and widespread snow showers and squalls.” For seven years, WindowDressers volunteers . . .
  • Two-Day Apple Festival at Langlais Sculpture Preserve —
    Georges River Land Trust will host a two-day apple festival on Thursday, September 27, and Saturday, September 29, at Langlais Sculpture Preserve in Cushing. Admission is free and all are welcome. On Thursday from 5 to 6:30 p.m. . . .
  • Pepperidge Farm has been notified by one of its ingredient suppliers that whey powder in a seasoning that is applied to four varieties of crackers has been the subject of a recall by the whey powder manufacturer due to the potential . . .
  • One of Rockport Garden Club’s goals is to award scholarships for the pursuit of horticulture-related or environment-related degrees. They are given annually in June to Camden Hills Regional High School graduating seniors and . . .
  • University of Maine Cooperative Extension offers an online Maine hay directory as a means to connect buyers and sellers of Maine hay products. “It is important for livestock farmers to find quality feed for their animals,” says Rick Kersbergen . . .
  • Stockton Springs Cuts Electricity Bills with Solar Energy
    Sundog Solar recently completed the installation of a 32-kilowatt solar system for the Town of Stockton Springs
  • Volunteers Needed to Distribute Free Fresh Produce This Summer
    As an extension of Area Interfaith Outreach’s Weekend Backpack Program, fresh produce has been offered free to families once a month for the past three months at South School in Rockland. Through Good Shepherd Food Bank and . . .
  • New Camden Garden Club Officers Named
    Outgoing Camden Garden Club President Ann Vanosdol announced the club’s new officers at a May 24 meeting at First Congregational Church in Camden. Karen Cease will take over as president, Ciel King as vice president . . .
  • This summer, the planters on Thomaston’s Main Street will be turned into edible gardens. Residents can have their own plot or join with someone else to have a garden that can produce free, healthy, nutritious food. Participants can . . .
  • At the Belfast Farmers‘ Market —
    Belfast Farmers’ Market, open every Friday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the yard at Waterfall Arts, 256 High Street in Belfast, is participating in the SNAP Grows Gardens program again this season. Food plant seedlings are eligible . . .
  • Sign up Now for Storm Window Inserts to Be Built in Oct. & Nov. —
    Midcoast residents can reduce heating costs by having interior storm window inserts built by WindowDressers, a volunteer-powered, local non-profit organization. Sign up at www.windowdressers.org soon to allow enough time to . . .
  • Maine Public Utilities Commission is urging all those who dig to take advantage of the resources available in Maine that will help avoid costly and dangerous damage to underground utility facilities. “Digging without knowing the . . ."
  • AIO (Area Interfaith Outreach) Food Pantry and Emergency Assistance has added additional open hours on Wednesday evenings. Hours are now Mondays from 9:30 a.m. to noon, Wednesdays from 9:30 a.m. to noon and 5 to 7 p.m. . . .
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