Maine Mountain Guide author to speak at Belfast Free Library
Fri, 08/17/2018 - 1:30pm
BELFAST — On Tuesday, August 28 at 6:30 p.m. author Carey Kish will present the new edition of the...
Medicinal plant walk at Merryspring Nature Center
Fri, 08/17/2018 - 11:30am
CAMDEN – Herbalist Melanie Scofield of the Earthwalk School of Herbal Traditions leads a medicinal...
Searsport Shores jam session features Miner’s Creek band member
Thu, 08/16/2018 - 7:00pm
SEARSPORT – Searsport Shores Ocean Campground and the Makers Guild of Maine invite everyone to join...
Hike-the-Guide: Bald Mountain
Thu, 08/16/2018 - 11:00am
CAMDEN – Coastal Mountains Land Trust and Pen Bay Medical Center’s Journey to Health program will...
Arts on the Hill: Sacred Song and Gong Meditation with Todd Glacy
Wed, 08/15/2018 - 2:00pm
CAMDEN – As part of Coastal Mountains Land Trust Arts on the Hill program, Todd Glacy will present...
Children’s program at Merryspring: Examine owl pellets
Wed, 08/15/2018 - 2:00pm
CAMDEN – Merryspring Nature Center will host a free, hands-on program examining owl pellets for...
Trail construction underway in Thomaston, thanks to community support
Mon, 08/13/2018 - 10:00am
Georges River Land Trust thanks Sidecountry Sports owners Andrew Dailey and Brian Kelley for their...
Maine residents get free day use of Maine State Parks, Historic Sites
Thu, 08/09/2018 - 2:00pm
AUGUSTA--Governor Paul R. LePage has signed a financial order granting Maine residents free day use...
Invasive milfoil detected in Winthrop lake: Clean, drain, and dry when launching and taking out boats
Tue, 08/07/2018 - 2:15pm
The Maine Department of Environmental Protection confirmed growth of Eurasian water milfoil (...
The Almanac: July data from Mirror Lake Weather Station
Tue, 08/07/2018 - 1:30pm
The following is the July 2018 weather and precipitation report, courtesy Maine Water Company, on...
Runners hit pavement for Lobster Festival 5K/10K races
Sun, 08/05/2018 - 8:45pm
ROCKLAND – Two groups of runners high-tailed a neighborhood of Rockland, Sunday, Aug. 5, during the...
Union Fair talent show participants sought
Sun, 08/05/2018 - 6:30pm
UNION – Union Fair organizers are looking for all kinds of talent which might include: singing,...
Sea Goddess resignation prompts questions of social media boundaries
Fri, 08/03/2018 - 2:45pm
ROCKLAND – The recently crowned 2018 Maine Lobster Festival Sea Goddess has resigned, according to...
2018 Maine Wild Blueberry Queen applications available
Thu, 08/02/2018 - 2:30pm
UNION — Applications are being accepted for the 2018 Maine Wild Blueberry Queen Competition....
2018 Maine Sea Goddess crowned at annual Rockland Lobster Festival
Thu, 08/02/2018 - 11:00am
ROCKLAND – A heavy, driving rain failed to dampen spirits Aug. 1 as young Midcoast women vied for...
LifeFlight’s Islesboro Crossing swimmers work to raise $300,000
Tue, 07/31/2018 - 2:45pm
NORTHPORT and ISLESBORO — In its sixth year, the Islesboro Crossing for LifeFlight filled to...
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...
Wildlife Detectives at Merryspring Nature Center
Mon, 07/30/2018 - 10:00pm
Merryspring Nature Center will host a free family program called Wildlife Detectives, Friday,...
Walking trail considered for South Thomaston migration stopover
Fri, 07/27/2018 - 2:45am
SOUTH THOMASTON – Explorers, walkers, naturalists and birders may one day find themselves on the ‘...
First-ever Midcoast Maine Seaweed Fair to combine art, beauty, food and ecology
Wed, 07/25/2018 - 11:30am
ROCKLAND — This coming weekend, the Maine Seaweed Exchange is hosting Rockland’s first Maine...
‘Nature Wars’ author to speak Aug. 7 in Ellsworth
Tue, 07/24/2018 - 12:45pm
Author Jim Sterba will speak about the growing conflicts between wildlife and people Aug. 7 at 7 p...
Rockland’s Sculpture Race looks for wacky, outrageous creations moved by human power
Thu, 07/19/2018 - 1:45pm
ROCKLAND—If it can be pushed, pulled, or pedaled for one mile, your artistic sculpture just might...
Georges River Land Trust to host public access land use forum
Wed, 07/18/2018 - 11:45am
SOUTH THOMASTON — The Georges River Land Trust will host a public forum at the Finnish Church in...
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....
Coastal Mountains Nature Program to explore signs of insects, identification
Tue, 07/17/2018 - 1:00pm
CAMDEN — The Coastal Mountains Nature Program will host an insect identification walk on Saturday,...
No stopping now: Retired and biking the continents
Mon, 07/16/2018 - 11:30am
CAMDEN - You just never know who you might meet on Camden’s Public Landing. Such was the case...
Influx of browntail moths leaves Midcoast concerned and itchy
Sun, 07/15/2018 - 8:45pm
If you happen to be outside and notice any walls coated in white moths you may want to stay away —...
Run, bike, walk Vinalhaven Benefit Challenge
Sat, 07/14/2018 - 10:30am
VINALHAVEN – The 15th annual Vinalhaven Benefit Challenge, a competitive race that combines a 5k (3...
Dogs, pets can quickly die in cars under summer heat; temperatures rise rapidly
Fri, 07/13/2018 - 9:15am
Every year, countless dogs across the country are seriously injured or die from being left in hot...
Maine Sport Outfitters general manager to retire, new hire to assume post
Thu, 07/12/2018 - 8:45am
ROCKPORT — Maine Sport Outfitters owners Marianne and Stuart Smith, who started their business in...
Invasive plant patrol paddle, workshop offered on Lake St. George
Mon, 07/09/2018 - 8:00am
LIBERTY — Maine waters are being invaded by invasive plants. As with a serious illness, early...
Coastal Mountains Land Trust offers Beech Hill farm tour for kids
Sat, 07/07/2018 - 9:00am
CAMDEN — Ever wonder what goes into growing, harvesting, and processing the Beech Hill blueberries...
Coastal Mountains Land Trust ‘Hike the Guide’ series continues July 21
Sat, 07/07/2018 - 8:45am
CAMDEN — Join Coastal Mountains Land Trust for their monthly Hike-the-Guide outing on Saturday,...
SUP for beginners class offered July 18 in Camden
Fri, 07/06/2018 - 11:15am
SUP for Beginners
Wednesday, July 18, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Shirt Tail Point, Megunticook River,...
‘Conserving the Coastal Mountains’ talk at Quarry Hill July 18
Fri, 07/06/2018 - 11:00am
Conserving the Coastal Mountains
Wednesday, July 18, 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Quarry Hill, Anderson...
Sandra Mitchell to lead foraging walk, talk on Sears Island
Fri, 07/06/2018 - 9:00am
SEARS ISLAND — Friends of Sears Island will host a foraging walk with Sandra Mitchell on Saturday,...
The Playground grand opening in Stockton Springs
Thu, 07/05/2018 - 2:45pm
STOCKTON SPRINGS – Join The Playground for a Grand Opening Celebration and Bubble Party, 10 a.m. to...
A History of Megunticook Lake: Prehistory through the 20th Century, with Paul Leeper
Thu, 07/05/2018 - 1:30pm
CAMDEN — The public is invited to hear Paul Leeper, executive director of the Megunticook Watershed...
Bus route available for Waldoboro Summer Rec Program
Mon, 07/02/2018 - 3:15pm
Youth in the Waldoboro Summer Recreation program will now have access to a bus to transport them...
Friends of Sears Island to host yoga on the beach with Missy Hatch
Mon, 07/02/2018 - 11:15am
SEARS ISLAND — The public is invited to join the Friends of Sears Island for yoga on the beach with...
Merryspring offers free family nature walk July 6
Fri, 06/29/2018 - 4:00pm
CAMDEN — Merryspring Nature Center will host a free nature walk for children and families on Friday...
Megunticook Watershed’s Leeper to deliver talk on history of lake
Fri, 06/29/2018 - 9:15am
HOPE — The public is invited to hear Paul Leeper, Executive Director of the Megunticook Watershed...
Locals participate in antique automobile challenge
Thu, 06/28/2018 - 9:30am
OWLS HEAD – As of June 26, a crew of four Owls Head Transportation Museum employees ranked 53rd of...
If you care, leave them there: What to do, whom to call when discovering baby wildlife
Wed, 06/27/2018 - 9:15am
With nature in full bloom, many people are headed outdoors – in their backyards, the woods and the...
Kristen Lindquist: The season of bullfrogs
Sat, 06/23/2018 - 8:15pm
On an early spring visit to our friends' farm in Lincolnville, we all strolled down to the farm...
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...
Waldoboro Day celebrates Shellfish Conservation Committee
Fri, 06/15/2018 - 6:00am
WALDOBORO – This year’s grand marshal recognition during the Saturday, June 16, Waldoboro Day...
More than 4,000 pounds of trash, broken gear hauled off Maine islands
Tue, 06/12/2018 - 11:45am
TENANTS HARBOR— Sundays are the only days off for Maine’s lobstermen, but on Sunday, June 10, a...
Blistered Fingers Bluegrass Fest June 13-18
Thu, 06/07/2018 - 10:00am
Blistered Fingers Bluegrass Festival is celebrating its 50th festival at the Litchfield Fairgrounds...
Lunch for the picking: Following an expert Maine forager for wild edibles
Wed, 06/06/2018 - 9:15am
BELFAST— Tom Seymour, an expert Maine forager, never thought his lifelong interest in scouring...