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June 2017
$525

2017 Maine Compost School

June 19 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until June 23, 2017

Highmoor Farm, 52 US Route 202
Monmouth, ME 04259 United States
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Maine Compost School is the longest running Compost School in the United States. The Maine Compost School offers both classroom and laboratory hands-on activities. For people interested and/or involved with medium and large-scale composting operations. This course is a certificate program and trains personnel to be qualified compost site operators. This school is for one week, starting Monday, June 19 and ending Friday, June 23, 2017. 8 a.m.–5 p.m. (except for Friday, 8 a.m.–3 p.m.)

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$525

2017 Maine Compost School

June 20 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until June 23, 2017

Highmoor Farm, 52 US Route 202
Monmouth, ME 04259 United States
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Maine Compost School is the longest running Compost School in the United States. The Maine Compost School offers both classroom and laboratory hands-on activities. For people interested and/or involved with medium and large-scale composting operations. This course is a certificate program and trains personnel to be qualified compost site operators. This school is for one week, starting Monday, June 19 and ending Friday, June 23, 2017. 8 a.m.–5 p.m. (except for Friday, 8 a.m.–3 p.m.)

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$525

2017 Maine Compost School

June 21 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until June 23, 2017

Highmoor Farm, 52 US Route 202
Monmouth, ME 04259 United States
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Maine Compost School is the longest running Compost School in the United States. The Maine Compost School offers both classroom and laboratory hands-on activities. For people interested and/or involved with medium and large-scale composting operations. This course is a certificate program and trains personnel to be qualified compost site operators. This school is for one week, starting Monday, June 19 and ending Friday, June 23, 2017. 8 a.m.–5 p.m. (except for Friday, 8 a.m.–3 p.m.)

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$525

2017 Maine Compost School

June 22 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until June 23, 2017

Highmoor Farm, 52 US Route 202
Monmouth, ME 04259 United States
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Maine Compost School is the longest running Compost School in the United States. The Maine Compost School offers both classroom and laboratory hands-on activities. For people interested and/or involved with medium and large-scale composting operations. This course is a certificate program and trains personnel to be qualified compost site operators. This school is for one week, starting Monday, June 19 and ending Friday, June 23, 2017. 8 a.m.–5 p.m. (except for Friday, 8 a.m.–3 p.m.)

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$130

Strengthening Your Facilitation Skills — Level 1

June 22 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Thursday, repeating until July 27, 2017

University of Maine Cooperative Extension, Penobscot County, 307 Maine Avenue
Bangor, ME 04401 United States
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Facilitation skills are not routinely learned and practiced. If you have ever been in a role that you wished you had more skills or practice, then Strengthening Your Facilitation Skills, Level 1 is for you. Fun, creative, and thought provoking, the SYFS, Level 1 Curriculum is a dynamic and comprehensive five-lesson facilitation training series full of activities, “lecturettes” and potential "aha!" moments. These classes on five Thursdays on the following dates:  June 15, June 22,  June 29, July 13 and July 27.

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Free

Dining with Diabetes Down East, Eastport

June 22 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Thursday, repeating until June 22, 2017

Labor of Love Nutrition and Food Pantry, 137 County Road
Eastport, ME 04631 United States
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This free program complements medical care by teaching people with type 2 diabetes or prediabetes, and their family members and caregivers what they can do to help control blood sugar, blood pressure and cholesterol. UMaine Extension registered dietitian and nutritionist Alan Majka will provide presentations, lead discussions and demonstrate preparation of nutritious recipes that participants can sample. Participants will meet once a week for four weeks. You will learn how to select and prepare foods that help to control blood…

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$525

2017 Maine Compost School

June 23 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until June 23, 2017

Highmoor Farm, 52 US Route 202
Monmouth, ME 04259 United States
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Maine Compost School is the longest running Compost School in the United States. The Maine Compost School offers both classroom and laboratory hands-on activities. For people interested and/or involved with medium and large-scale composting operations. This course is a certificate program and trains personnel to be qualified compost site operators. This school is for one week, starting Monday, June 19 and ending Friday, June 23, 2017. 8 a.m.–5 p.m. (except for Friday, 8 a.m.–3 p.m.)

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$12

4-H Summer Cake Decorating Program, Falmouth

June 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until August 1, 2017

Regional Learning Center, 75 Clearwater Dr., Suite 104
Falmouth, ME 04105 United States
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Participants will learn the basics of cake decorating. Each week will focus on a different aspect of cake decorating. Topics covered include how to fill and use a pastry bag, how to bake a cake, the uses of the three most common decorating tips and more. This program will meet on five Tuesdays, starting June 27 and ending Aug. 1. (No class July 4).

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$130

Strengthening Your Facilitation Skills — Level 1

June 29 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Thursday, repeating until July 27, 2017

University of Maine Cooperative Extension, Penobscot County, 307 Maine Avenue
Bangor, ME 04401 United States
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Facilitation skills are not routinely learned and practiced. If you have ever been in a role that you wished you had more skills or practice, then Strengthening Your Facilitation Skills, Level 1 is for you. Fun, creative, and thought provoking, the SYFS, Level 1 Curriculum is a dynamic and comprehensive five-lesson facilitation training series full of activities, “lecturettes” and potential "aha!" moments. These classes on five Thursdays on the following dates:  June 15, June 22,  June 29, July 13 and July 27.

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$20

4-H Summer Introduction to Horses Program, Windham

June 29 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Thursday, repeating until August 3, 2017

Riding to the Top Therapeutic Riding Center, 14 Lilac Drive
Windham, ME 04062 United States
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This will be an unmounted program focusing on various aspects of horse care. Two classes will be hands on with horses (weather permitting) and three will be learning about horses. Participants will learn about horse behavior, safety around horses, how to groom and tack a horse, basic horse nutrition, how to halter and lead, how to clean stalls, and more. This program will be for five weeks starting Thursday, June 29, and ending Thursday, August 3. There will be no class Thursday,…

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July 2017
$12

4-H Summer Cake Decorating Program, Falmouth

July 11 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until August 1, 2017

Regional Learning Center, 75 Clearwater Dr., Suite 104
Falmouth, ME 04105 United States
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Participants will learn the basics of cake decorating. Each week will focus on a different aspect of cake decorating. Topics covered include how to fill and use a pastry bag, how to bake a cake, the uses of the three most common decorating tips and more. This program will meet on five Tuesdays, starting June 27 and ending Aug. 1. (No class July 4).

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$20

Intro to Water Bath Canning, Wilton

July 12 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Law Mountain Wreaths N Bakery, 218 Pond Road
Wilton, ME 04294 United States
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Ever wonder how to preserve all those great garden vegetables? This hands-on food preservation workshop features hands-on, USDA recommended food preservation methods, including pressure canning. Participants will receive a “Preserving the Harvest” food preservation packet, and will learn recommended methods for preserving foods, the latest and safest recipes, about equipment to ensure safety and how to check for properly sealed jars. Please bring a potholder with you to the workshop.

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$130

Strengthening Your Facilitation Skills — Level 1

July 13 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Thursday, repeating until July 27, 2017

University of Maine Cooperative Extension, Penobscot County, 307 Maine Avenue
Bangor, ME 04401 United States
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Facilitation skills are not routinely learned and practiced. If you have ever been in a role that you wished you had more skills or practice, then Strengthening Your Facilitation Skills, Level 1 is for you. Fun, creative, and thought provoking, the SYFS, Level 1 Curriculum is a dynamic and comprehensive five-lesson facilitation training series full of activities, “lecturettes” and potential "aha!" moments. These classes on five Thursdays on the following dates:  June 15, June 22,  June 29, July 13 and July 27.

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$20

4-H Summer Introduction to Horses Program, Windham

July 13 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Thursday, repeating until August 3, 2017

Riding to the Top Therapeutic Riding Center, 14 Lilac Drive
Windham, ME 04062 United States
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This will be an unmounted program focusing on various aspects of horse care. Two classes will be hands on with horses (weather permitting) and three will be learning about horses. Participants will learn about horse behavior, safety around horses, how to groom and tack a horse, basic horse nutrition, how to halter and lead, how to clean stalls, and more. This program will be for five weeks starting Thursday, June 29, and ending Thursday, August 3. There will be no class Thursday,…

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$25

Food Preservation Hands-On Workshop, Fort Kent

July 15 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Fort Kent Community High School, 84 Pleasant St.
Fort Kent, ME 04743 United States
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Ever wonder how to preserve all those great garden fruits and vegetables? University of Maine Cooperative Extension’s hands-on food preservation workshop will teach you the basics of canning, freezing, and drying garden produce, including water bath and pressure canning. Learn from the experts. Fresh produce and canning jars provided.

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$12

4-H Summer Cake Decorating Program, Falmouth

July 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until August 1, 2017

Regional Learning Center, 75 Clearwater Dr., Suite 104
Falmouth, ME 04105 United States
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Participants will learn the basics of cake decorating. Each week will focus on a different aspect of cake decorating. Topics covered include how to fill and use a pastry bag, how to bake a cake, the uses of the three most common decorating tips and more. This program will meet on five Tuesdays, starting June 27 and ending Aug. 1. (No class July 4).

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$20

Raised Beds and Containers Gardening Series, Somerset County

July 19 @ 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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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 raise bed square foot gardens and containers. This class is offered one Wednesday each month for five months on May 10, June 14, July 19, August 16 and September 13.

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$20

Intro to Pressure Canning, Wilton

July 19 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Law Mountain Wreaths N Bakery, 218 Pond Road
Wilton, ME 04294 United States
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Ever wonder how to preserve all those great garden vegetables? This hands-on food preservation workshop features hands-on, USDA recommended food preservation methods, including pressure canning. Participants will receive a “Preserving the Harvest” food preservation packet, and will learn recommended methods for preserving foods, the latest and safest recipes, about equipment to ensure safety and how to check for properly sealed jars. Please bring a potholder with you to the workshop.

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$20

4-H Summer Introduction to Horses Program, Windham

July 20 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Thursday, repeating until August 3, 2017

Riding to the Top Therapeutic Riding Center, 14 Lilac Drive
Windham, ME 04062 United States
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This will be an unmounted program focusing on various aspects of horse care. Two classes will be hands on with horses (weather permitting) and three will be learning about horses. Participants will learn about horse behavior, safety around horses, how to groom and tack a horse, basic horse nutrition, how to halter and lead, how to clean stalls, and more. This program will be for five weeks starting Thursday, June 29, and ending Thursday, August 3. There will be no class Thursday,…

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$7 - $25

Maine 4-H Days, Windsor

July 21 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Windsor Fair Grounds, 82 Ridge Road
Windsor, ME 04363 United States
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Maine 4-H Days is an annual event held at the Windsor Fair Grounds with animal and enrichment tracks for all age groups. Registration will be available at the website below by May 1. Early Bird Price is $7.00 per person, with a maximum of $20 per family. After July 3, $10.00 per person, with a maximum of $25 per family.

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