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September 2016
$195

Plein Air Painting at Tidewater

September 6 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every 1 week(s) on Tuesday that lasts 0 day(s) and 3 hour(s), the last of which will begin on September 13, 2016
Tidewater Farm,
Farm Gate Rd.
Falmouth, ME 04105 United States
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Join Bobbi Heath at beautiful Tidewater Farm in Falmouth to paint the marshes, vistas, and farm buildings — en plein air. The plein air tradition, popularized by the impressionists in France, is a wonderful way to embrace nature and explore your creative side. Bobbi Heath, award winning plein air painter and teacher, will lead the class in five sessions and students will review basic fundamentals, such as values, composition, and color. Learn how to paint within Mother Nature’s time constraints…

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Fall Field Day at Rogers Farm Garden

September 10 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Rogers Farm,
914 Bennoch Rd.
Old Town, ME 04468 United States
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University of Maine Cooperative Extension Master Gardener Volunteers will celebrate the growing season with a field day from 10 a.m.–2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10 at Rogers Farm Demonstration Garden, 914 Bennoch Road, Old Town. The field day will feature workshops, activities, live bluegrass music and homemade food. Workshop topics include growing garlic, dividing peonies and identifying toxic plants in the landscape. There will be a demonstration beehive, door prizes and children's activities, including face painting and a garden scavenger hunt.…

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$195

Plein Air Painting at Tidewater

September 13 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every 1 week(s) on Tuesday that lasts 0 day(s) and 3 hour(s), the last of which will begin on September 13, 2016
Tidewater Farm,
Farm Gate Rd.
Falmouth, ME 04105 United States
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Join Bobbi Heath at beautiful Tidewater Farm in Falmouth to paint the marshes, vistas, and farm buildings — en plein air. The plein air tradition, popularized by the impressionists in France, is a wonderful way to embrace nature and explore your creative side. Bobbi Heath, award winning plein air painter and teacher, will lead the class in five sessions and students will review basic fundamentals, such as values, composition, and color. Learn how to paint within Mother Nature’s time constraints…

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2016 Master Gardener Volunteers Training in Penobscot County

September 13 @ 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
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An event every 1 week(s) on Tuesday that lasts 0 day(s) and 3.5 hour(s), the last of which will begin on September 20, 2016
University of Maine Cooperative Extension,
57 Houlton Rd.
Presque Isle, ME 04769
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Enrollment is now open for the University of Maine Cooperative Extension Master Gardener Volunteers training in Penobscot county. Extension Horticulturist, Kate Garland, will collaborate with experts from around the state to cover various gardening topics including: botany, plant propagation, soils, composting, landscape design, vegetables, pesticide safety, tree fruits, insects and plant diseases, ecology, plant selection and more. Weekly training sessions will be held 10 a.m.–1:30 p.m. on Tuesdays beginning in mid-February through May and will resume for two weeks in…

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$20

Raised Beds and Containers Gardening 5-Part Series

September 14 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
University of Maine Cooperative Extension, Somerset County Office,
7 County Drive
Skowhegan, ME 04976 United States
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Staff and Master Gardener Volunteers will teach you how to go from start to finish, or, more appropriately, from boards to harvest. In this series you will learn, hands-on, how to build, plant, maintain, and harvest from raised bed square foot gardens and containers. Session 1 — Building a Raised Bed and Starting Your Garden Wednesday, May 18, 2016, 9–11 a.m. Session 2 — Caring for your Garden Wednesday, June 15, 2016, 9–11 a.m. Session 3 — Extending Your Growing…

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2016 Master Gardener Volunteers Training in Penobscot County

September 20 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
University of Maine Cooperative Extension,
57 Houlton Rd.
Presque Isle, ME 04769
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Enrollment is now open for the University of Maine Cooperative Extension Master Gardener Volunteers training in Penobscot county. Extension Horticulturist, Kate Garland, will collaborate with experts from around the state to cover various gardening topics including: botany, plant propagation, soils, composting, landscape design, vegetables, pesticide safety, tree fruits, insects and plant diseases, ecology, plant selection and more. Weekly training sessions will be held 10 a.m.–1:30 p.m. on Tuesdays beginning in mid-February through May and will resume for two weeks in…

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October 2016
$15

Cooking for Crowds: Volunteer Food Safety

October 6 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Regional Learning Center,
75 Clearwater Dr., Suite 104
Falmouth, ME 04105 United States
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Volunteer cooks will have three opportunities in October to learn how to safely prepare food for large numbers of people. University of Maine Cooperative Extension in Cumberland County will present the Cooking for Crowds — Food Safety Training for Volunteer Cooks workshop from 9 a.m.–noon Oct. 6, 12 and 25 at UMaine Regional Learning Center, 75 Clearwater Drive, Suite 104, Falmouth. The workshop offers up-to-date information about safely preparing, handling, transporting, serving and storing food at soup kitchens, church suppers,…

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$15

Cooking for Crowds: Volunteer Food Safety

October 12 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Regional Learning Center,
75 Clearwater Dr., Suite 104
Falmouth, ME 04105 United States
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Volunteer cooks will have three opportunities in October to learn how to safely prepare food for large numbers of people. University of Maine Cooperative Extension in Cumberland County will present the Cooking for Crowds — Food Safety Training for Volunteer Cooks workshop from 9 a.m.–noon Oct. 6, 12 and 25 at UMaine Regional Learning Center, 75 Clearwater Drive, Suite 104, Falmouth. The workshop offers up-to-date information about safely preparing, handling, transporting, serving and storing food at soup kitchens, church suppers,…

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$15

Cooking for Crowds: Volunteer Food Safety

October 25 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Regional Learning Center,
75 Clearwater Dr., Suite 104
Falmouth, ME 04105 United States
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Volunteer cooks will have three opportunities in October to learn how to safely prepare food for large numbers of people. University of Maine Cooperative Extension in Cumberland County will present the Cooking for Crowds — Food Safety Training for Volunteer Cooks workshop from 9 a.m.–noon Oct. 6, 12 and 25 at UMaine Regional Learning Center, 75 Clearwater Drive, Suite 104, Falmouth. The workshop offers up-to-date information about safely preparing, handling, transporting, serving and storing food at soup kitchens, church suppers,…

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