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August 2022

Master Food Preserver Program in Falmouth: Session 6

August 9 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Brunswick High School, 116 Maquoit Rd
Brunswick, ME 04011 United States

Do you enjoy the art and science of food preservation? Would you like to develop expertise in food preservation? Consider becoming a Master Food Preserver. What is a Master Food Preserver? Master Food Preservers serve to extend Extension’s education programs in food preservation to adults and youth. The Master Food Preserver serves as a volunteer and as a resource in the community to provide the public with research-based information from the University of Maine Cooperative Extension and USDA. Direct questions…

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Kids Can Can

August 10 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until August 17, 2022

University of Maine Cooperative Extension, Cumberland County, 75 Clearwater Drive, Suite 104
Falmouth, ME 04105 United States

Best for ages 9–14 or those in 4th–8th grades but open to those up to age 18. Strawberry jam, pickles, and salsa—all of these foods can be made from scratch with fruits and vegetables grown in your own garden. Join UMaine Extension staff and volunteers in this hands-on, interactive program that will teach participants how to grow and preserve the garden’s harvest. Each session will begin in the Tidewater Gardens as we harvest the fruits and vegetables needed to make…

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Preserving the Harvest: Tomato Salsa

August 11 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
UMaine Regional Learning Center, 75 Clearwater Drive, Suite 104
Falmouth, ME 04105 United States

Ever wonder how to preserve all those great summer tomatoes? This hands-on food preservation workshop will teach you the basic steps for canning and freezing. 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. Register here.

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Master Food Preserver Program in Falmouth: Session 7

August 16 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Brunswick High School, 116 Maquoit Rd
Brunswick, ME 04011 United States

Do you enjoy the art and science of food preservation? Would you like to develop expertise in food preservation? Consider becoming a Master Food Preserver. What is a Master Food Preserver? Master Food Preservers serve to extend Extension’s education programs in food preservation to adults and youth. The Master Food Preserver serves as a volunteer and as a resource in the community to provide the public with research-based information from the University of Maine Cooperative Extension and USDA. Direct questions…

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Kids Can Can

August 17 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until August 17, 2022

University of Maine Cooperative Extension, Cumberland County, 75 Clearwater Drive, Suite 104
Falmouth, ME 04105 United States

Best for ages 9–14 or those in 4th–8th grades but open to those up to age 18. Strawberry jam, pickles, and salsa—all of these foods can be made from scratch with fruits and vegetables grown in your own garden. Join UMaine Extension staff and volunteers in this hands-on, interactive program that will teach participants how to grow and preserve the garden’s harvest. Each session will begin in the Tidewater Gardens as we harvest the fruits and vegetables needed to make…

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Canning and Freezing Tomatoes Webinar

August 18 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

Join the University of Maine Cooperative Extension food preservation staff for a lively discussion and demonstration on how to preserve Maine foods throughout our growing season. Registration is required — Participants will receive the Zoom information after registering for this event. Register here.

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Master Food Preserver Program in Falmouth: Session 8

August 23 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Brunswick High School, 116 Maquoit Rd
Brunswick, ME 04011 United States

Do you enjoy the art and science of food preservation? Would you like to develop expertise in food preservation? Consider becoming a Master Food Preserver. What is a Master Food Preserver? Master Food Preservers serve to extend Extension’s education programs in food preservation to adults and youth. The Master Food Preserver serves as a volunteer and as a resource in the community to provide the public with research-based information from the University of Maine Cooperative Extension and USDA. Direct questions…

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Master Food Preserver Program in Falmouth: Session 9

August 30 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
UMaine Cooperative Extension Cumberland County, 75 Clearwater Dr, Suite 104
Falmouth, ME 04105 United States

Do you enjoy the art and science of food preservation? Would you like to develop expertise in food preservation? Consider becoming a Master Food Preserver. What is a Master Food Preserver? Master Food Preservers serve to extend Extension’s education programs in food preservation to adults and youth. The Master Food Preserver serves as a volunteer and as a resource in the community to provide the public with research-based information from the University of Maine Cooperative Extension and USDA. Direct questions…

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September 2022

Master Food Preserver Program in Falmouth: Session 10

September 6 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
UMaine Cooperative Extension Cumberland County, 75 Clearwater Dr, Suite 104
Falmouth, ME 04105 United States

Do you enjoy the art and science of food preservation? Would you like to develop expertise in food preservation? Consider becoming a Master Food Preserver. What is a Master Food Preserver? Master Food Preservers serve to extend Extension’s education programs in food preservation to adults and youth. The Master Food Preserver serves as a volunteer and as a resource in the community to provide the public with research-based information from the University of Maine Cooperative Extension and USDA. Direct questions…

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Tomato Salsa Workshop

September 8 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Frinklepod Farm, 244 Log Cabin Road
Arundel, ME 04046 United States

Ever wonder how to preserve all those great garden tomatoes? This hands-on food preservation workshop, led by a Cooperative Extension Master Preserver, will teach you the basic steps for canning tomato salsa and freezing tomatoes. 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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Freezing Fruits and Vegetables Webinar

September 22 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

Join the University of Maine Cooperative Extension food preservation staff for a lively discussion and demonstration on how to preserve Maine foods throughout our growing season. Registration is required — Participants will receive the Zoom information after registering for this event. Register here. 

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October 2022

Preserving Apples Webinar

October 20 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

Join the University of Maine Cooperative Extension food preservation staff for a lively discussion and demonstration on how to preserve Maine foods throughout our growing season. $5 suggested donation per class. Registration is required — Participants will receive the Zoom information after registering for this event. Register here.

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