Calendar of Events
April 25, 2012
A day-long workshop focusing on the importance of pollinators and strategies to protect their habitat.
Australian-born artist Ruth Marshall creates life-size pelts of various animals using colored wool yarn.
Free admission for 2012 is generously provided by Machias Savings Bank in memory of Ted Leonard.
The museum is wheelchair accessible.
Candidate for a Master of Arts in English
A History of Westward Expansion
Five week course on tractor safety.
The course begins Wednesday, April 4th from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Union Farm Equipment on Route 17 in Union. The registration deadline is March 23th.
Classes will continue on successive Wednesdays through April 25th. A written exam and tractor driving test will be held Saturday, May 5th at 9:00 a.m. at Union Farm Equipment. The course is free; however, there is a $10.00 charge for the course book.
This course is targeted for those 13 years of age or older and is required for 14 and 15 year-olds who plan to operate farm equipment for hire on farms other than their own. Participants will be taught how to safely handle tractors and equipment and minimize the chances of accidents. Those who successfully complete the written and road test.
Ever wonder how to preserve all those great garden vegetables? University of Maine Cooperative Extension’s hands-on food preservation workshops will teach you the basics of canning and freezing, including how to use pressure canners and water bath canners to preserve pickles, jam, and vegetables. Learn from the experts. We will provide fresh produce and canning jars.
Meet the candidates: 6-6:45 p.m. Forum: 7-8:30 p.m.
Come hear the 2012 Maine senate candidates introduce themselves and answer your questions before the primary election.