Rockport Garden Club hosts presentation on Japanese-inspired gardens in Maine
Thu, 08/16/2018 - 6:00pm
ROCKPORT – Rockport Garden Club presents Midcoast garden designer Lee Schneller Sligh, who will...
Waldo lily sales benefit Waldo County Habitat for Humanity
Wed, 08/15/2018 - 1:15pm
WALDO – Create a fabulous garden for yourself while you help raise funds to build affordable...
Perennial garden maintenance at Merryspring
Fri, 08/10/2018 - 9:15pm
Gardener John Fromer leads a program on perennial garden maintenance at Merryspring Nature Center...
Commercial or residential zone? A house on the edge of a neighborhood
Wed, 08/08/2018 - 10:00pm
ROCKLAND – A single commercially-zoned duplex, most recently used as a house, stands at the edge of...
Cushing’s AWOL Aventure Rigs outfits custom vehicles for all manner of exploration
Wed, 08/08/2018 - 1:00pm
CUSHING — Standing outside a well-appointed woodworking shop housed in a picturesque Cushing barn,...
Applications for UMaine Extension Master Gardener Volunteer program due Aug. 24
Tue, 08/07/2018 - 12:00pm
The University of Maine Cooperative Extension Master Gardener Volunteers program in Knox, Lincoln...
Sparks' Ark at Thomaston Public Library August 9
Thu, 08/02/2018 - 3:00pm
THOMASTON – Thomaston Public Library welcomes Sparks’ Ark to 40 Days of Summer, August 9. This day...
Avian Haven comes to Hope Library
Thu, 08/02/2018 - 3:00pm
HOPE – Join library staff for a presentation by Laura Suomi-Lecker, educational and outreach...
A modest plan for one MILLION daffodils to be planted in Belfast
Tue, 07/31/2018 - 8:45am
BELFAST— One woman may have gotten the idea for it, but now the entire town of Belfast has caught...
Main Street mini gardens boosting nutrition around Thomaston
Mon, 07/30/2018 - 8:00pm
THOMASTON – The concept is simple: Anyone interested in taking fresh vegetables from raised beds...
Annual Merryspring kitchen tour features eight homes in Camden, Rockport
Thu, 07/26/2018 - 1:15pm
CAMDEN — Always a midsummer treat, Merryspring's Annual Kitchen Tour takes place on Wednesday,...
BBQ Birthday Bash at Simonton Corner Community Hall
Wed, 07/25/2018 - 2:15pm
Over the last 95 years, the Simonton Community Hall of Rockport has served as a stable hub for...
Camden Garden Club’s 71st Annual House and Garden Tour, July 19
Wed, 07/18/2018 - 9:30pm
History and horticulture will be combined as Camden Garden Club presents its 71st Annual House and...
Sears Island Tree Identification Workshop with Kevin Doran
Tue, 07/17/2018 - 7:15pm
On July 26 from 3 to 5 p.m., Kevin Doran will lead a Tree Identification Workshop on Sears Island....
Lincolnville’s Strawberry Festival serves up the shortcake, celebrates with bikes
Mon, 07/16/2018 - 9:00am
LINCOLNVILLE — It was a great day for a celebration Saturday, July 14, and that's just what the...
Inaugural ‘Blooms, Barns & Books’ tour benefits Appleton Library
Thu, 07/12/2018 - 9:00pm
APPLETON — On Sunday, July 15, The Appleton Library is hosting its first ever “Blooms, Barns &...
Rockport Garden Club: Maine DOT says no flower boxes allowed on Goose River Bridge
Wed, 07/11/2018 - 7:00pm
Where have all the flowers gone?
The Rockport Garden Club has been receiving calls concerning the...
Maine Raised Gardens aims to make gardening accessible in any space
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 9:00pm
WINDSOR — As gardening in small spaces grows increasingly popular — and options increasingly...
Merryspring to host insect program for kids
Sat, 07/07/2018 - 8:30am
CAMDEN — Merryspring Nature Center will host a bug safari for children and families on Friday, July...
On Display by the Bay: Perennials, wildflowers and bees
Thu, 07/05/2018 - 1:00pm
On Friday, July 13, a variety of gardens—from formal perennial beds to woodland assemblages—can be...
Come Spring Bus Tour in Union, July 14
Mon, 07/02/2018 - 8:30am
Tickets are now on sale for the Union Historical Society’s annual Come Spring Bus Tour. The tour...
Central Maine Power to replace poles, do ‘ground-to-sky’ clearing to strengthen system
Sun, 07/01/2018 - 5:45pm
Central Maine Power said June 28 that it would, under its parent company, Avangrid (NYSE: AGR),...
Georges River Land Trust hosts 27th annual ‘Gardens in the Watershed’ tour
Fri, 06/29/2018 - 10:15am
SOUTH THOMASTON — Georges River Land Trust presents its 27th annual Gardens in the Watershed tour...
July 1 price hike for Midcoast Solid Waste yellow trash bags
Wed, 06/27/2018 - 9:30am
Mid-Coast Solid Waste Corporation, serving the Towns of Camden, Hope, Lincolnville and Rockport,...
Merryspring to offer talk on rose cultivation in Maine
Sat, 06/23/2018 - 9:30am
CAMDEN — Gardener Susan Shaw will lead a program on how to grow roses in Maine at Merryspring...
Merryspring Nature Center reopens Kitty Todd Arboretum with new trails, signs
Thu, 06/21/2018 - 2:45pm
CAMDEN — A dark blue and white butterfly, and then another, swoop suddenly in front of Brett...
Composting company works to keep scraps from landfills, build nutrient-rich soil
Mon, 06/18/2018 - 9:45pm
CAMDEN – Rockport native Davis Saltonstall, in partnership with Tessa Rosenberry, of New York, is...
A ‘Poetry Garden’ planned for The Millay House
Thu, 06/14/2018 - 9:30am
ROCKLAND—Behind the modest house on 198 Broadway, where famed poet Edna St. Vincent Millay was born...
Program on perennial gardening offered June 19 at Merryspring
Fri, 06/08/2018 - 9:15am
CAMDEN — Gardener John Fromer will lead a hands-on demonstration of perennial garden design at...
At the polls: Rockport to consider zoning amendments to accommodate Tiny Havens of Hope
Wed, 06/06/2018 - 3:00pm
ROCKPORT — They are to be called Tiny Havens of Hope, and the Hospitality House is teaming up with...
Organic varroa mite control in beehives topic of June 23 talk
Mon, 06/04/2018 - 10:45am
ROCKLAND — Knox-Lincoln County Beekeepers [KLCB] will host their annual outdoor meeting on Saturday...
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens: Perennials for every season
Mon, 06/04/2018 - 8:30am
A common sentiment among gardeners is that it’s hard to achieve year-round color in the garden —...
Camden Garden Club cleans up
Thu, 05/24/2018 - 9:15pm
Bright and early on May 21, with Memorial Day weekend looming, a determined group of Camden Club...
Natural farming and gardening workshop offered June 14 in Rockport
Thu, 05/24/2018 - 2:45pm
ROCKPORT — Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District and Maine Coast Heritage Trust will...
Belfast Free Library to host Midcoast Bee Week events
Thu, 05/24/2018 - 2:30pm
BELFAST — The Belfast Free Library, in cooperation with Dirigo Learning's Midcoast Bee Week, will...
Mainers get free pass to Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens this weekend
Thu, 05/24/2018 - 12:00pm
BOOTHBAY— If it’s rain, clouds or sunshine this weekend, it doesn’t matter. Mainers will be able to...
Owls Head Garden Club announces annual plant and bake sale
Wed, 05/16/2018 - 12:45pm
OWLS HEAD — The Owls Head Garden Club will hold its annual plant and bake sale on Saturday, June 2...
An entire world under your nose exists in a vernal pool
Tue, 05/15/2018 - 7:45pm
SEARSPORT — What exactly is a vernal pool? The definition of vernal is something that happens in...
Camden Hills Regional High School to hold annual plant sale
Sun, 05/06/2018 - 9:30pm
Spring is coming because the greenhouse is getting greener every day. Students have been hard at...
Camden Hills Regional High School announces annual plant sale
Sun, 05/06/2018 - 12:15pm
ROCKPORT — Spring is coming because the greenhouse is getting greener every day. Camden Hills...
Annual Fedco Tree Sale draws gardeners, homesteaders, farmers to Clinton
Sat, 05/05/2018 - 6:00pm
CLINTON — The annual Fedco Tree Sale in Clinton, Maine has been a tradition for many, and a new...
How to Afford a House in Midcoast Maine
Fri, 05/04/2018 - 8:45pm
Join New Ventures Maine and Melinda Wildes for a free, informative presentation on how low-to-...
Maine Preservation’s Old House Forum to feature Landscape Architect Patrick Chasse
Fri, 05/04/2018 - 9:30am
On Saturday, May 5, Maine Preservation will present its annual Old House Forum at Union Hall in...
Lorri Cousens: Meals on Wheels with a personal spirit
Thu, 05/03/2018 - 2:45pm
Because of a remarkable group of volunteers MCH Meals on Wheels is able to deliver 25,000 meals to...
Maine Preservation to hold Old Home Forum in Rockport
Thu, 04/26/2018 - 2:15pm
Maine Preservation, the nonprofit that works to maintain Maine’s historic legacy, will hold its ...
Registration open for ‘Kids Can Grow’ program at Erickson Fields Preserve
Mon, 04/23/2018 - 8:30am
ROCKPORT – Starting May 8, Maine Coast Heritage Trust (MCHT), in collaboration with the University...
Camden Garden Club plant sale to take place May 11, 12
Mon, 04/23/2018 - 8:30am
CAMDEN — The Camden Garden Club's annual Plant Sale for Scholarships will take place this year from...
Camden Library makes seed balls part of annual clean-up
Sat, 04/21/2018 - 6:30pm
CAMDEN – Every spring the Camden Public Library gathers volunteers and cleans the winter debris out...
Leonard Lookner Memorial Earth Day Roadside Cleanup underway April 20, 21
Fri, 04/20/2018 - 1:45pm
CAMDEN — Day one of the second annual Leonard Lookner Memorial Earth Day Cleanup commenced on...
Garden Series: Pollinators and the Gardens that Feed Them at Vose Library
Sun, 04/15/2018 - 8:30pm
Garden Series: Pollinators and the Gardens that Feed ThemSaturday, April 21, 1 p.m.